Project references


  • Location; Tromsø, Norway
  • Year: 2014-2016
  • Client: University of Tromsø
  • Landscape architect: Polarlandskap
  • Contractor: A. Markussen
  • Photo: Polarlandskap

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

The old home economics school at Breivang in Tromsø, Norway, was fully renovated and rebuilt to provide for the College of Economics and Business affiliated with the University of Tromsø, The Arctic University of Norway. The campus was finished in 2016 with large recreational areas, walkways, steps, ramps and several brick constructions.

The whole area is built with high standard materials and most of the paving and structures are all in natural stone materials, mainly light Oppdal Quartzite.

Material deliverance:

500 m² light Oppdal paving 30 cm x rl, t: 30-40 mm and 40 cm x rl, t: 40-60 mm
70 m² light Oppdal bricks natural edge 10-20 cm
35 m² light Oppdal block stone 40-70 cm
Light Oppdal massive treads special format, t: 35-50 mm