Peikko Group Corporation’s Austrian subsidiary Peikko Austria GmbH has received a substantial order for 3 kilometers of DELTABEAM® Composite Beams to be delivered to a large residential project in Sankt Pölten, some 60 kilometers outside of the Austrian capital Vienna. The order contains also various kinds of concrete connection items. The deliveries are scheduled between April and year-end 2016.
Investor of the project is BWSG. General planning and project management are made by SMAQ GmbH (raum & kommunikation GmbH / ARTEC Architekten / wup architektur zt-gmbh wimmerundpartner), structural design is done by Bollinger, Grohmann & Schneider. Precast elements are supplied by Oberndorfer. The architectural design is made by ARTEC Architekten and wup architektur zt-gmbh wimmerundpartner, who made the unique design and concept for this project together with raum & kommunikation GmbH. The complex consists of four larger and one smaller building connected to each other by bridges. The 185 apartments have a total living area is around 15.500 m2. The buildings will be finished in November 2017.
“We are very glad to be part of this innovative project. In future, needs for flexible layouts will become more and more important also in residential construction. DELTABEAM® enables long spans creating wide open spaces. The space can be flexibly utilized in the different layouts of the apartments. The slim floor structure leaves space for technical installations without lowering the room height. These DELTABEAM® benefits proved to be important in this particular project”, states Topi Paananen, CEO of Peikko Group Corporation.
Topi Paananen, CEO, Peikko Group Corporation,
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Reinhard Ertl, Managing Director, Peikko Austria GmbH,
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DELTABEAM® is Peikko’s composite slim-floor system for multi-storey buildings. It allows flexibility for layout changes throughout the service life of the building, and enables easy HVAC installations. With the use of DELTABEAM® the depth of the whole structure can be reduced, which means savings in construction time and costs as well as in heating and cooling costs. DELTABEAM® enables different kinds of cantilevers and architecturally challenging façade solutions without extensive use of in-situ casting.
Peikko Group in brief:Peikko Group Corporation is a leading global supplier of concrete connections and composite structures. Peikko’s innovative solutions make customers’ building processes faster, easier, and more reliable. Peikko has subsidiaries in 30 countries in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and North America, with manufacturing operations in 9 countries. Peikko’s turnover in 2015 was EUR 155 million. Peikko is a family-owned and run company that employs over 1200 professionals. Peikko was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Lahti, Finland. Further information: www.peikko.com.