For nearly 60 years, La Foca have worked in the Green Building sector, producing houses with timber frames by a Swedish construction school and assembling them on site. We deliver projects at different levels of finishing, including turnkey. Our production develops projects 360° – from a single-family detached villa to multi story buildings: schools, nurseries, sport & recreational, medical centers, offices, industrial multi-use developments, etc. We work in compliance with European Community standards for the construction. Our great experience permits us to look beyond the horizons and offer our customers solutions ad hoc – designed according to their need, requirements, preferences and local specific conditions.
Our team of competent engineers develop drawings using AutoCAD and Sena softs for production and TimberTech soft for structural calculations. The wood we use is FSC certified, and the company is in possession of ISO certificates: ISO 9001, ISO 18001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001.
La Foca offices and production plant are based in Sigulda, some 50 km away from Riga, Latvia. This strategic location permits the company to benefit from local raw materials: pine and spruce wood of high quality, which allows the price of our final product to be competitive with the whole of Europe. Moreover, it permits easy logistics by both sea and land to a destination of a building yard.
La Foca realizes projects in Sweden, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, France, Latvia, where the company works in a close cooperation with local architects, engineers and has strong commercial support thus we are able to provide our customers with full service and guarantees of the construction chain.
Qualities La Foca House are:
- Low Energy consumption concept
- Eco-friendly materials: natural, hypoallergenic, totally recyclable
- Effective execution – quick and saving
- Swedish construction school
- Design using Eurocodes 1, 5 and 8
- Anti-seismic construction – anti-seismic application of normative structures for buildings in seismic area
- Implementation of customized projects at no additional cost
- Over 50 years of experience in this field
At La Foca we do our work because we want to give our customers the best product which is safe, provides healthy living conditions, sustainable and offers significant economic benefits. We constantly search for innovative materials in order to improve quality of our houses and therefore the well-being of our customers who are going to live in them.
“Green” Investments in research and experimentation have a goal of creating concepts that become reality for a sustainable future and quality of life without compromise. An individual as such or as part of a community is the cornerstone on which the group’s activity revolves.