Helleren Swimming Complex

Project: New building

Our delivery: 2011 – 2012

  • Production and installation of steel frame structures – large-scale trusses for 60 m spans


  • Investors: City of Bergen and Hordaland fylkeskommune
  • Main contractor: Veidekke Entreprenør AS
  • Structural designer: EKJ Rådgivende Ingeniører AS
  • Architect: KHR arkitekter A/S
Demanding welded frame structures

Helleren comprises a new national swimming complex, with the  facilities to hold major national and international swimming  competitions. In addition, the building includes a new upper  secondary school for 900 students.

Ruukki utilised 3D and SAP for production management, installation planning and scheduling.

Helleren is be a landmark building for Bergen. It ranks among  city’s largest construction projects ever.

”In Norway, Ruukki is known as an expert, reliable company with proven excellence in the construction of challenging projects. Our previous experience includes successful cooperation in the Oslo Opera House project.” – Project Manager Øyvind Dietrichson, Veidekke Entreprenør AS