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UPS systems and selecting and acquiring backup power systems

Posted on January 29th, 2019 by Maiju Nupponen

Did you know that, in addition to traditional technical building systems, we at Are also have strong expertise in backup power and UPS systems? In this blog, we want to share our expertise regarding acquiring, installing, maintaining and the price of backup power systems to be installed in a client’s premises. Acquiring a backup power

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Service in blue and white

Posted on December 8th, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

In 1913, businessman Alfred Onninen founded a plumbing company in Turku under the business name A. Onninen. Wholesale trade services were introduced alongside the plumbing work about a decade later. After the wars, the company’s operations were extended to cover the whole nation, and throughout the following decades, the company began to perform tasks related

Virtual reality in construction – a geek utopia?

Posted on September 17th, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

For a few years already, we have seen people wearing large glasses in real estate conventions. What is this about, exactly? Users of smart glasses gain access to a mixed reality (MR), which is a combination of reality and virtual reality. Viewing a space via smart glasses enables interacting with objects and things that do

User-oriented premises yield the best customer experience

Posted on July 28th, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

Every one of us office workers would probably hope for premises that could bring us some added value. A reason to come to the office instead of working from home. These factors may be related to the tools offered by the workplace, the chance to meet coworkers or the opportunity to utilise various working spaces.

Enabling smart property solutions

Posted on April 21st, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

Traditionally, in the field of building services, operative technology (OT) has been kept completely separate from information technology (IT). This means that the automated operative technology has been independently in charge of the devices in the building on the basis of certain set values. The role of IT has been to maintain the basic and

Copters to improve roof inspections

Posted on March 28th, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

Different weather conditions can wear down the roof structures of buildings in the course of time. Snowy winters place a load on structures and strong winds wear down joints. The rooftop itself is affected by changes in weather: sunshine causes changes and thermal motion, while rain, snowfall and pollution wear the material down. The endurance

Best recipe for good indoor conditions

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 by Maiju Nupponen

  In Finland, discussion about problems in indoor conditions has continued in different media for many years. Schools have problems with mould and people have to live in houses with fungi between the walls. The indoor air at work places is stuffy, yet sometimes it can get draughty around your desk. According to research, problems

Be inspired to inspire – managerial skills can be learned just like any other skill

Posted on December 28th, 2016 by Maiju Nupponen

The idea of lifelong learning is old and familiar, but the message still stands. Learning new skills is a constant requirement in today’s ever-changing working life. Sometimes, this idea may seem challenging in the middle of all the hurry. ”Is it not enough to possess a great deal of diverse experience? Where could I even

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Gas extinguishing for critical facilities!

Posted on December 1st, 2016 by Maiju Nupponen

  Christmastime is a risky period in terms of fire safety in households. Candles, outdoor burners, porridge forgotten on the stove and broken decorative lights cause a spike in fire damage during the darkest time of the year. In businesses, factors causing fires are quite similar; in addition to the human factor, fires are caused

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Well-being at work – and for life

Posted on October 25th, 2016 by Maiju Nupponen

  Working capacity can be imagined as a block of flats. You can build your working capacity in the same way as modern properties are constructed and then maintain your property throughout its life cycle. You must estimate the condition of your property regularly, in addition to updating its technology and optimising the conditions.  This