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Overcoming challenges

The excitement of starting the building phase of Koe sauna passed quickly. We realized on Monday that one of the main joints of the sauna walls was not up to engineering standards. It had to be revised. Today we tested … Continue reading

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Building phase: Day 1

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Design phase nearing its end

The design of the Wood Program sauna Koe is almost ready now. The construction phase is about to start and most of the design decisions are made. We are still working on detailing of the interior of the sauna room, … Continue reading

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Exhibition opening at Studio Aalto

The opening of Wood Program’s exhibition Experimenting with Tradition was held at Studio Aalto on Thursday. The opening was a successful event, attracting many Aalto devotees. The exhibition will be shown at Studio Aalto until the 10th of June. Director … Continue reading

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Mock-up building

To study the sauna interior we build a mock-up of the space last week. It took us eight hours to construct it out of 2″ x 2″ timber, wind barrier board and plywood. Time lapse by Miika Ullakko Posted by … Continue reading

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