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RYM results attracted attention and were praised in Copenhagen

RYM results attracted attention and were praised in Copenhagen

The results of various RYM research programs (Indoor Environment, PRE and EUE) were illustrated from many aspects in a refreshing manner in Copenhagen at the CIB Conference whose theme was “Using Facilities in an Open World – Creating Value for All Stakeholders” from May 21–23, 2014. Experientialism interests Architect Sari Tähtinen, who defended her doctoral… Continue Reading

Inspiring and healthy indoor environment becomes an important element in competition

Inspiring and healthy indoor environment becomes an important element in competition

Office construction requires balancing in the choppy waters of alteration flexibility, energy efficiency, usability and comfort. RYM’s Indoor Environment Program seeks solutions with which to improve the comfort and health of property occupants in an ecologically sustainable way. At the same time, improvements in productivity are brought about. Continue Reading

“Marketing green buildings” has been selected outstanding paper 2013

“Marketing green buildings” has been selected outstanding paper 2013

Journal article ” Marketing green buildings – well-structured process or forgotten minor detail? Evidence from Finland” published in Property Management has been selected by the journal’s Editorial Team as the Outstanding Paper of 2013. Article is available at Emerald Literati network, which is one of the largest publication database in the world. The research was… Continue Reading

Strong showing of Indoor Environment Program at sector top event

Strong showing of Indoor Environment Program at sector top event

The Indoor Climate Seminar conducted by the Indoor Climate Association and Aalto University HVAC Research Group is the biggest construction sector training event in Finland. This year more than 1300 experts from the fields of construction, property management and health care attended. Several introductory speeches made reference to RYM and its Indoor Environment Program. Continue Reading

RYM Award 2013 goes to Jukka Heinonen

RYM Award 2013 goes to Jukka Heinonen

RYM Award 2013 went to postdoc researcher Jukka Heinonen from Aalto University.  An honorable mention was given to Jenni Poutanen, an architect at Tampere University of Technology. Heinonen has made a significant contribution to ensuring the high scientific level of the Energizing Urban Ecosystems (EUE) program of RYM Oy. He has determinedly developed cooperation with the most… Continue Reading

Scientific quality of RYM programs to be assessed

Scientific quality of RYM programs to be assessed

An expert group led by Professor Kari Reijula will evaluate the scientific level of the RYM Indoor Environment Program and related projects. Besides Reijula,  the Academic Working Group includes Francis Allard, Professor of Ventilation Technology at University of La Rochelle, France, Göran Lindahl, an architect and physician at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden and Docent Ari Pennanen of Tampere University of Technology.  The group… Continue Reading

Results of the Indoor Environment Program are being applied effectively

Results of the Indoor Environment Program are being applied effectively

The Indoor Environment Program of RYM Oy has produced a considerable amount of valuable know-how – including more than 100 scientific publications. The commercialization of the results has also been highly successful. The internationally recognized results of the Indoor Environment Program provide new information on current and relevant issues: . How do people experience the… Continue Reading