Shanghai World Expo 2010

Giant's Kettle outsideTikkurila participated in the fair as a partner of Finpro’s Finland at Expo 2010 project. The Shanghai World Expo ran from 1 May to 31 October 2010.

In keeping with the Shanghai World Expo’s theme, Better City, Better Life, Finland’s Kirnu (“Giant’s Kettle”) pavilion conformed to the principles of sustainable construction, while presenting solutions for urban construction of the future. Tikkurila products have been used for the steel frame, concrete floors and inner walls of the pavilion. Quality, beauty and durability were emphasized with regard to product selection.

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Tikkurila's products finely displayed in the award-winning Finnish pavilion in Shanghai

Finland pavilion received a Golden Statue for the best
Pavilion Design in category B.
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Tikkurila colors for Kirnu in Shanghai

Tikkurila has supplied paints and coatings for various surfaces in Finland's pavilion Kirnu – "Giant's Kettle" – in the Shanghai World Expo 2010.
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Tikkurila Days in Shanghai Expo

Tikkurila days in the Giant's kettle in Shanghai

The VIP facilities of the Finnish pavilion Kirnu ("Giant's Kettle") in the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai are exclusively in the use of Tikkurila and its partners on October 11–12, 2010.  Read more

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