The Peikko definition of hybrid construction is to increase safety, speed, space, and sustainability by efficiently combining different materials, components, and structural frame systems for the optimal outcome. With the best combination of different materials, even the most ambitious designs can be turned into reality.
As an industry forerunner we are always working to find solutions for future needs. We believe in combining different materials, components, and structural frame systems in an optimal way to create buildings that are sustainable and beneficial for society and the climate. As hybrid structures keep growing in size and popularity, we aim to create an entire ecosystem of products that support each other for the optimal, hybrid outcome.
DELTABEAM® Slim Floor Structure is the ideal solution to guarantee the optimal outcome. Compatible with all types of slabs and columns, DELTABEAM® allows combining renewable and ecological timber with two of the strongest materials: steel and concrete. With DELTABEAM® you can build open spaces with long spans and smooth ceilings, even with architecturally demanding shapes. DELTABEAM® Slim Floor Structure has integrated fireproofing and enables easy HVAC installations.
DELTABEAM® Slim Floor Structure is a flexible solution that is always tailored to your needs. It enables designing and building slender and light structures that provide savings in terms of volume and costs. By combining the warmth and ambience of timber slabs with the strength of steel and concrete in DELTABEAM® Slim Floor Structure, creative designs with different shapes, surfaces, and large open spaces become the new normal.
Choosing DELTABEAM® Slim Floor Structure for your hybrid project comes with many benefits. Architects and designers get to enjoy effortlessly compatible hybrid connections for unique compositions and accurate designs. Thoughtfully designed connections make the designer’s work easier and more efficient. Peikko’s design tools and assistance help ensure the end-result is reliable as designed.
For construction companies, seamless hybrid connections mean that assembly is as efficient as it gets. Peikko’s standardized connections click together seamlessly, making the assembly process safer and faster. For prefabricators, readily available and standardized connections make manufacturing easier, quicker, and more cost-efficient. As for investors, reliable and high-quality connections lead to efficiency of construction, increased ROI, and building lifetime savings. Last but not least, end-users get to enjoy open spaces with ideal ambience, quality, and safety.
DELTABEAM® Composite Beam and PUUCO® Timber Connections facilitate seamless connections between different components in hybrid construction. In this brochure, we explore the benefits of hybrid construction and the solutions offered by Peikko.