Väinö Korpinen Oy has acquired the business of Suomen Apu-Tuote Oy. Thereby Korpinen significantly strengthens its position as a comprehensive operator and service provider of an accessible environment. Väinö Korpinen Oy has been a strong pioneer for decades as a designer and provider of accessible and functional bathrooms. In recent years, Korpinen's product offering has been complemented by other assistive devices, such as patient lifters, support poles and functional toilet seats.
In addition to good cleaning routines, the right material choices promote the hygiene environment. Antimicrobial materials reduce the number of microbes on surfaces even before cleaning. The efficacy of antimicrobial materials on viruses has also been studied and the positive results provide an indication of its efficacy against a strain of coronavirus family.
The design agency Aivan has been selected as the recipient of the Kaj Franck Design Prize 2019, granted by Design Forum Finland
Gaius accessible bathroom solutions and products were introduced in Bygg Reis Deg exhibition – the largest construction trade fair in Norway on October 16-19.
In September, Finland’s first senior hotel opened its doors, in Espoo’s Pohjois-Tapiola. Situated in a forest-like setting, the beautifully designed hotel offers high-quality part-time and around-the-clock assisted-living services.
The most significant Pure and Real Estate Services Forum in Finlandia Hall from 20 to 21 March 2018
The Second time arranged COST AMiCI conference was held in 6.-8.6.2017 at Pori. The main subject of the event was "Antimicrobial coatings in healthcare: from innovation to the market"