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Cafe Carbon – Helsinki, Finland

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Building: Cafe Carbon
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Completion Date: 2000
Architect: Niko Sirola

AE Interests: formed by a glulam frame, assembled on site from industrially prefabricated
Safe Wood glulam units, outer surface of the cafe has been carbonised by burning and creosoted
to make them weather resistant

Written by David Morales

January 28, 2010 at 1:13 am

Posted in Built

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