UPM-Kymmene Corporation is a Finnish forest industry company with 19,300 employees in 13 different countries. UPM headquarter was completed in December 2013 to Töölönlahti in Helsinki and is said to be one of the most successful new buildings in the center of Helsinki. UPM's new headquarters building has been designed by Architectural Office Helin & Co, which is also handled by, among others, Parliament Building "Pikkuparlamentti" and Finnair's new headquarters.
The UPM Headquarters emergency lighting is controlled by Teknoware's Aalto Control. ESCAP emergency and exit lights are the art samples of Teknoware's emergency lighting expertise. ESCAP technology, combined with the wireless Aalto Control remote monitoring system, combines the advantages of central battery systems and self contained luminaires, and eliminates their disadvantages. ESCAP technology offers over 10 years of freedom from maintenance for luminaires. By making use of super capacitors, ESCAP luminaires' life time is over 10 years.