Are chosen as contractor to install As Oy Momentum’s building technology

Press release: 31 October 2017 at 10:00 a.m. 



Auratum Asunnot Turku Oy to build two residential apartment buildings in the Kupittaa area. In addition to 182 homes, As Oy Momentum will include three retail premises and a separate two-storey parking garage. Are will carry out the HVAC and automation contract for the project that started in October 2017.


Momentum has been designed with particular attention to the energy efficiency, indoor comfort and quality of the materials used in the apartments. All apartments are equipped with independent cooling and other state-of-the-art technology. “Momentum is the eighth housing corporation whose building technology is implemented by us directly for Auratum. The project is very important for us. It is also proof of a long-term and well-functioning customer relationship,” says Are’s Area Director Vesa-Matti Sahonen.


The sales of As Oy Momentum started in the early autumn and interest in the apartments has been great. “We are very pleased that already at this point more than 140 apartments have been sold,” says Director Petri Reunanen at Auratum Asunnot. “Our customers have high expectations of housing, and high quality building technology plays a major role in living comfort. We believe that in cooperation with Are we will once again meet those expectations.”



More information:

Are Oy, Vesa-Matti Sahonen, tel. +358 (0)40 524 6952

Auratum Asunnot, Petri Reunanen, tel. +358 (0)40 511 0106


Are Oy is the largest technical building services company in Finland. Our building services contracting and property maintenance services guarantee energy efficiency and a comfortable indoor climate throughout the entire life cycle of the building. We focus on intelligent technical maintenance and our Are Sensus low-energy system in particular. Established more than 100 years ago, the Are Group employs approximately 2,800 people. We serve our customers in 25 locations in Finland as well as in St Petersburg, Russia. More information:


Auratum Asunnot creates opportunities for high quality housing by building new and modernising old high value properties. The buildings are located in key prestigious locations and will create a new standard for quality housing when completed. In Turku, Auratum buildings are located in Kupittaa and the city centre, and in Helsinki, in Lauttasaari, Kaartinkaupunki, Tähtitorninmäki, Munkkiniemi and Taka-Töölö.

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