Cocreation process provided information for circular economic cooperation in the water sector with China
19 October 2020
The European Union has been developing cooperation with China in the water sector for a long time, and the circular economy of wastewater is one of the newest themes of the cooperation. Sweco’s international experts created a white paper on the matter, proposing a multidisciplinary holistic approach to addressing matters concerning circular economy.
Sweco acquires Norwegian TAG Arkitekter
15 October 2020
Sweco has signed an agreement to acquire TAG Arkitekter, thereby establishing an architectural business in the Norwegian market. Through the acquisition, TAG Arkitekter will become part of Europe's leading provider of integrated architectural and technical consulting services.
Our cities: Ecological deserts or biodiverse hotspots?
14 October 2020
Preserving biodiversity is necessary for mitigating climate disruption and even preventing pandemics, UN Secretary-General António Guterres recently concluded. In a new report, Sweco shows how urban design can make our cities part of the solution.
Innovation and collaboration made Randselva Bridge the best BIM project in the world
02 October 2020
The world’s best BIM projects have once again been selected. The winner of the Best BIM Project & Best Infrastructure Project category of Tekla Global BIM Awards is the Randselva Bridge in Norway, the world’s longest bridge that has been designed and constructed using a drawing-free, model-based process. Sweco was in charge of the modelling and parametric design of the bridge.
Sweco strengthening its project management and construction management services in Finland
01 October 2020
Sweco acquires the entire share capital of Saraco DM Ltd and thus supplementing its project management and construction management services in the areas of Helsinki, Turku and Tampere in particular.
Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting in Sweco AB (publ)
18 September 2020
Sweco’s Board of Directors proposes a SEK 3.10 per share extraordinary dividend
16 September 2020
Wood construction on the rise – Sweco responds to the trend
02 September 2020
Eco-friendliness and aesthetics increase the popularity of wood construction. Sweco has a long history and strong, versatile competence in wood construction – that is why embracing the growing demand comes naturally to Sweco.
Sustainable high-rise residential buildings to be built in central Pudasjärvi from logs
26 August 2020
In autumn 2021, two hybrid buildings made from local logs will be completed in the centre of Pudasjärvi. Logs are a healthy and ecological construction material whose carbon footprint is small, not least thanks to sustainable production. It is believed that the use of logs will increase in large construction projects.
Sustainable plot planned for a major data centre in Kirkkonummi – Excess heat to provide district heating for up to 80,000 homes
25 August 2020
A local detailed plan for a major data centre is being planned in Kirkkonummi in cooperation between the landowner, the municipality and an energy company. The waste heat of the data centre is intended to be used for district heating production, which will cut carbon emissions remarkably in Finland’s capital region.