Technopolis Expands in Kuopio

Finland Finland — Technopolis and its joint venture partner in Kuopio are investing EUR 17 million to expand their Microkatu campus in Kuopio. The new office building will increase the leasable area of ​​the Microkatu campus by approximately 6,300 square meters. The investment also includes the extension of an existing car park.

“I Have Time and Energy for One More Act”

Finland Finland — Keith Silverang step down as Technopolis' CEO at the end of 2019. To Nordic Property News he tells about the reasons of his resignation, what he wants to do next and whether his decision was affected by the new main owner.

Technopolis CEO to Step Down

Finland Finland — Keith Silverang, who has served as the CEO of Technopolis since 2008, will step down at the end of 2019. The Board of Directors of Technopolis has accepted his resignation and will immediately start an executive search process to find his replacement. In the meantime, Silverang will continue carrying out his duties and will assist in the recruitment and induction of his successor.

Technopolis Restructures Group’s Financing

Nordic — Technopolis Plc and certain of its Group companies in Finland, Norway, Sweden and Lithuania have entered into a new financing arrangement consisting of euro, Norwegian krone and Swedish krona denominated senior secured facilities and mezzanine secured facilities for approximately EUR 930 million in total.

Kildare Has Gained Title to the Minority Shares in Technopolis – the Shares Will be Delisted

Finland Finland — Kildare Nordic Acquisitions S.à r.l. has gained title to the minority shares in Technopolis and Technopolis shares will be delisted from Nasdaq Helsinki.

Silverang: “It Has Been Very Intense”

Finland Finland — Technopolis’ CEO Keith Silverang on the immediate effects of Kildare's ownership and his expectations for 2019 – since the company delisted its shares.

Technopolis Applies for Delisting of Its Shares

Finland Finland — The Board of Directors of the Finnish real estate company Technopolis has resolved to apply for the termination of trading in the shares of Technopolis and the delisting of the shares from the official list of Nasdaq Helsinki.

Technopolis Invests in Vilnius

Finland Finland — Technopolis will invest a total of EUR 51.9 million in organic expansion in its existing Ozas Campus in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Technopolis to Invest EUR 94M in Espoo

Finland Finland — Technopolis will invest a total of EUR 94.1 million in organic expansion in its existing Otaniemi Campus in Espoo, Finland. The project will consist of three phases to be built in 2018–2024. It will add around 19,000 sqm to the rentable area of the Otaniemi campus, bringing the total to nearly 78,700 sqm upon completion of this project.

Technopolis Expands in the Baltics

Finland Finland — Technopolis’ coworking network, UMA Workspace, is expanding now in the Baltic capitals. New UMA Workspaces will open in the city centers of Tallinn, Estonia and Vilnius, Lithuania in mid-2019.

“A Feeling of Being in Limbo”

Nordic — Technopolis CEO Keith Silverang on the time passed since the Kildare offer, the UMA expansion in the Nordics and entering Poland.

Technolis Opens New UMA's in Stockholm and Espoo

Nordic — Technopolis’ coworking network, UMA Workspace, is expanding full force. Four new spaces will open in 2019 and 2020. Two new UMAs will open in Stockholm, one in Espoo and another one in Warzaw as Technopolis makes their entry on the Polish market.

Kildare’s Plans for Technopolis

Finland Finland — Kildare Partners increases their mark in the Nordics. After having acquired a large portfolio from Kungsleden in Sweden the company bought the shares in listed Finnish company Technopolis. Emer Finnan, Partner at Kildare Partners, tells Nordic Property News of their plans for Technopolis.

Kildare Makes Offer for Technopolis

Finland Finland — Kildare has made a public cash tender offer for listed Finnish company Technopolis of EUR 4.65 for each share. The total offer amounts to approximately EUR 729.7M. The board of Technopolis has recommended to accept the offer.

Technopolis CEO Sees Opportunities in Kildare Offer

Finland Finland — CEO Keith Silverang tells Nordic Property News his view on what the Kildare offer means for Technopolis.

Technopolis to Open UMA Coworking Space in Kalasatama

Finland Finland — Technopolis will open a new UMA coworking space in Helsinki’s trendy and urban Kalasatama region in December 2018. The UMA Workspace-branded facility will be built into a leased 1,700 square meter space with 38 private offices, around 60 open area workstations and four shared meeting rooms.

Technopolis Invests EUR 25M in Campus Expansion in Oulu

Finland Finland — Technopolis has decided on a EUR 25M investment to expand its CBD campus in Oulu. Construction work is scheduled to start in July 2018, after receiving a building permit. The project is due for completion in March 2020. 

Peab Builds for Technopolis in Oulu

Finland Finland — Peab has been commissioned to build the second stage of the company Technopolis’ office building on Sepänkatu in Oulu.

"We Want to be the 500 Pound Gorilla of Coworking in Copenhagen"

Denmark Denmark — Technopolis CEO Keith Silverang on entering Denmark, their role on the Danish market and thoughts on further European expansion.

Technopolis Expands to Denmark

Denmark Denmark — Technopolis is opening a new coworking space in downtown Copenhagen in September 2018.

Technopolis Expands in Tampere

Finland Finland — Technopolis has decided on EUR 46 million investment in organic expansion in Tampere, Finland. The new City Center Campus will be built in the CBD Tampere with excellent connections. Construction work is scheduled to start in February 2018, after the receipt of a building permit by City of Tampere. Project is due for completion in December 2019, and first leases are set to start on Jan 1, 2020.

Technopolis Enters Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — UMA Kungsbron is Technopolis’ first foothold in Stockholm and will be the company’s largest coworking facility.

Technopolis Continues to Expand Aviapolis Campus

Finland Finland — Technopolis will expand its Aviapolis campus in Vantaa due to strong customer demand. The EUR 15.1M project will be launched in June 2017 and is due for completion in November 2018.

Technopolis First to Launch Leed Volume Program

Finland Finland — Technopolis is the first company in Finland to launch the Leed Volume Program for existing buildings.

Technopolis Acquires Office Property in Vilnius

Finland Finland — Technopolis has acquired an office property under construction in Vilnius neighboring its own campus in Ozas area.