Senate Properties is a government owned enterprise under the aegis of the Finnish Ministry of Finance and is responsible for managing the Finnish state's property assets and for letting premises. Senate Properties provides services related to premises, primarily to customers which form part of the state administration. The services include leasing premises, investments, and the administration and development of the property portfolio. As a business enterprise, Senate Properties finances its own operations and is not dependent on the state budget. The building stock comprises university, office, research, cultural and other buildings.
The building is rented and occupied by Helsinki University of Technology.
The building is used for educational purposes. There are offices for researchers and auditoriums, seminar rooms, classrooms and a canteen in the building.
The building is in U-shape with 3 floors and an attic. It is located in the campus area of HUT in Otaniemi. Windows were replaced and the envelope insulation was improved during renovation.
The building is connected to the district heating network. It consists of a radiator heating with thermostatic radiator valves. Six air handling units with energy wheel or plate exchanger heat recovery, heating and cooling. Water chiller with free cooling. Space cooling using fan coil units. In addition an building automation system is provided.
|Year of erection||1966|
|Use||Offices, University, Canteen|
|Net floor area||8.600 m²|
|Consumption of electricity||860.000 kWh/a|
|Consumption of heating||1.200.000 kWh/a|
|HVAC equipment||heating, cooling, air conditioning,|
|ventilation, building automation system|
|Energy source||district heating|