Buildings and Infrastructure

Good preparation for all projects, large and small, is important to achieve the objectives.

Lota’s Buildings and Infrastructure Division offers services by experts with decades of experience and expertise in all areas of engineering consulting including structural, heating and cooling, water, electrical and lighting design as well as planning and construction management.

Lota’s Buildings and Infrastructure Division provides advice on all types of projects, ranging from cottages to large buildings such as schools, hospitals, offices, factories, data centers, aerial tramways, transmission lines, substations and power plants.


Director of Buildings and Infrastructure
Kristinn Eiríksson

Key Features:

  • Innovation
  • Analysis and preliminary design
  • Structural design
  • Heating and cooling
  • Water and sewage design
  • Electrical and lighting design
  • Design of security, CCTV, communications and computer network systems

Examples of projects:

  • The House of Icelandic Studies – Lighting design and general electrical systems design.
  • The National University Hospital – Electrical systems design, maintenance projects, lighting design and general electrical design.
  • Green Energy Group (GEG) – Design of 33 kV mobile substations within 40 ft containers (8-20 MVA) for small geothermal power plants in Kenya as well as steel structures and supports in cooperation with GEG.
  • Green Energy Group (GEG) – Total design of 220 kV / 11 kV, 87.5 MVA substations for geothermal power plants in Kenya. Earthwork, supports, earthing systems, electrical protection systems, detail design and construction consultation.
  • Advania Data Center at Fitjar / Patterson Field – Comprehensive design, supervision and consultation.
  • Overall design of 33/11 kV (20 MVA) substations by HS veitur at Patterson Field, Reykjanesbær. Architectural, structural, electrical, air handling systems and other installations as well as providing consultation on inspection and construction.
  • Mosfellsbær Secondary School. Electrical systems design.
  • Bergen Biogas Plant, Norway. Lighting design and general electrical systems design.
  • Keflavik Airport, Security zone, Building no. 130. Control systems design, piping systems and building fire design.
  • Nursing home, Mosfellsbær. Lighting design and general electrical systems design.
  • Falmouth Cruise Ship Terminal, Jamaica. Facilities for shops, offices, apartments, customs control etc. Electrical systems design, inspection and project management.
  • Walkway and bicycle bridges across Elliðaár river in Reykjavik. Design of lighting and electrical systems.
  • Kauptún shopping center, Garðabær. Design of lighting and electrical systems.
  • Álfheimar 74, Glæsibær complex, annex. Offices, medical centers and surgeries. Design of lighting and electrical systems.