Protecting the environment

Infrastructure construction

Foamit lightens the weight of the new street in Central Pasila

Firdonkatu is a new street being built as a continuation of the Maistraatinportti street in Central Pasila, where it will become part of the new thoroughfare that will support the enormous Tripla construction project. The foundations for Firdonkatu are laid in thick clay soil, so a lightening structure was required to combat subsidence. Foamit foam…

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Building construction

The Lasipalatsi courtyard deck forms the roof of the Amos Rex art museum

Lasipalatsi, a building in central Helsinki, was originally erected as a temporary structure more than 50 years ago. The building came up for renovation at the same time as the Amos Anderson art museum was looking for a site for a new building. This gave rise to a project to simultaneously renovate the popular Lasipalatsi…

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Foam glass aggregate

Foamit foam glass aggregate is an environmentally-friendly lightening and insulating material manufactured from purified recycled glass.

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Truls Børresen appointed as Managing Director of Glasopor AS, part of Foamit Group
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The many uses for recycled glass‎
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