Affordable houses


A new challenge – design and manufacturing of 8-9 floor wood frame buildings

A new challenge – design and manufacturing of 8-9 floor wood frame buildings

Astel Modular, in collaboration with residential buildings developer Norrterna, has taken on the challenge to design and manufacture wooden buildings that are 8-9 floor high for the new apartment building projects in Karlskrona. Although the wooden construction technologies are evolving rapidly, it is uncommon to see wooden buildings over 5 storeys high.

Welcome Center for refugees in Dormagen

Welcome Center for refugees in Dormagen

The town of Dormagen in Germany ordered two dormitory type buildings from us, both of them with capacity to house 80 people.

The floors of the dormitories have water heating and the houses have central water heating system. The biggest challenge for us considering this project was to create the necessary documentation which goes according to the byrocacy of the building institutions in Germany.