Syke Housing

How to revitalise a suburban neighbourhood

Location: Vantaa, Finland
Function: Commercial spaces, Daycare, Housing, Park
Size: 30 000 m2
Status: Competition 1st Prize
Client: Hartela Etelä-Suomi Oy
Wellbeing

The winning proposal 'Syke' (eng. 'pulse') by JKMM and construction company Hartela brings a residential area supporting active lifestyles right next to Myyrmäki Sports Park. Creating a new synergy and urban life for the area, the proposal includes rain gardens and dynamic plantings, as well as sustainable, energy-efficient and healhty lifestyle promoting housing. The area will see the construction of nearly 30,000 square metres in total by the end of 2028.

The Competition proposal was done together with construction company Hartela. Other partners in the multi-professional working group were Vesitaito Oy, WSP Finland Oy, Maisema-Arkkitehtitoimisto Kokoma and Green Building Partners Oy.

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