Metsätapiola is one of the six nominees for Wood in Architecture 2015 Award

Metsätapiola is one of the six nominees for Wood in Architecture 2015 Award

Published: 02/09/2015 00:00

​​​​Metsä Group's headquarters Metsätapiola is shortlisted for Wood in Architecture Award 2015 from among 23 competing projects. This year the shortlisted projects will be displayed at Timber Expo on 8th October as part of UK Construction Week.​

Jury representative James Greaves, Partner at Hopkins Architects, praise Metsätapiola: "I think it’s stunning. Visually and technically superb, the judges felt this project was finished to a very high standard.”​


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Metsä Group headquarters Helin & Co Arkkitehdit
© Mandi Halonen​

Metsä Wood is involved also in another shortlisted project as the Dune House in Terschelling, Netherlands, was built using Kerto in the window frames and stairs.​​

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Dune House, Marc Koehler Architects © Filip Dujardin