Pepe Perkiö appointed of Are Group’s Building Services Contracting

Posted on December 28th, 2011 by are_admin

Pepe Perkiö, age 36, has been appointed Business Area Director of Building Services Contracting at Are Group, to take effect on 1 January 2012. At the same time he will become a member of Are’s Management Team. Perkiö’s educational background is in electric power engineering. Perkiö will transfer to the new position from his previous

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Bilfinger Berger acquires Are Group’s Industrial Services business

Posted on December 8th, 2011 by are_admin

The Are Group has signed an agreement with the German multi-service corporation Bilfinger Berger Group concerning the sale of Are’s Industrial Services business area. Bilfinger Berger’s business segments include Industrial Services. The acquiring company is BIS Production Partner Oy, which is Bilfinger Berger’s Finnish subsidiary. The intention is that the deal, which requires the approval

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Are helps Asokodit homes to save energy

Posted on November 7th, 2011 by are_admin

Are is responsible for the HPAC maintenance and technical service of over a half of the 609 Asokodit right-of-occupancy homes.Energy saving is one of the major success indicators of the cooperation.Begun in 2009, the cooperation has created a six per cent energy saving.Long-term monitoring and development as well as systematic implementation are key in energy

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Are in charge of HEPAC work at new IKEA store

Posted on November 3rd, 2011 by are_admin

IKEA is building a new store in a shopping centre in Matkus, Kuopio. Scheduled for completion in summer 2012, the IKEA store will have approximately 33,600 m2 of floor space. “Are’s strengths are delivery reliability and skilled personnel. We are a reliable partner in this major project that needs to be implemented quickly,” says Pentti

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Are Group strengthens its services at local level

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by are_admin

Are Group is now able to provide an improved local service to its customers via new region-based organisations for its Building Services Contracting and its Property Services.Renovation Services and Life-Cycle Services are to be merged into these new organisations. Industrial Services will continue to operate as a nationwide service, serving customers at the customer’s own

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Are Sensus energy efficiency system halves office space energy consumption

Posted on October 17th, 2011 by are_admin

Are has created remarkable energy savings in the Pension Fennia office building. The energy consumption of the Pasilan Visio 2 office building is about a half that of the energy consumption of average office spaces. These savings are a result of the Are Sensus building services system. It has been developed to use free and

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Are participates in Energy Saving Week

Posted on October 10th, 2011 by are_admin

National Energy Saving Week will be held this year on 10-16 October. Energy savings and enhanced wellbeing can be achieved through the smart use of building services technology. For businesses, greater energy efficiency will also boost financial performance. The Are Sensus energy efficiency system can reduce energy consumption by 20% or more. In addition to

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Heikki Pesu is the new President and CEO of the Are Group

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by are_admin

Heikki Pesu became the new President and CEO of the Are Group on 1 September 2011. He has many years of experience in development and management tasks in the building services field; most recently he was an area manager at Lemminkäinen Technical Building Services and prior to that he worked for Tekmanni Oy. For additional

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Are Sensus energy efficiency system now also uses ground source heat

Posted on June 22nd, 2011 by are_admin

The Are Sensus building services system has been developed to use free and low-energy sources to significantly reduce or even largely replace purchased energy. The new Innova2 office building under construction for Technopolis in Jyväskylä will be the first to have a system that includes ground source heat harvested with energy piles. Even in extremely

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Heikki Pesu appointed to CEO of Are Group

Posted on June 16th, 2011 by are_admin

M.Sc. (Eng.) Heikki Pesu, 44, starts as a CEO of Are Group 1 September 2011. He moves to his position from Lemminkäinen Talotekniikka Oy (business sector of technical building services), where he worked as Area Director. Former CEO Aki Puska leaves the company. CFO Perttu Kähäri acts as CEO pro tem. – Reason for the

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