Semrén och Månsson Arkitektkontor AB

Our motivation is to create balance and synergy between design, technology and economy. In close dialogue with our clients, we transform creative ideas into projects with lasting value.
This holistic approach is our trademark.

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  • Welcome Anders!

    Semrén & Månsson are expanding and are hiring Anders Erlandsson as their new Managing Director. Anders was before Office Manager at Tengbom in Gothenburg....


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  • Semrén & Månsson strengthens its housing department

    Semrén & Månsson has had a hectic Autumn, and strengthens now its housing market to meet the high demand. Elin Wallinder will be taking on the role as studio chief housing market at the office in Gothenburg.- Semrén & Månsson wants to be in the front line when it comes to the development of the housing market in Sweden, and the recruitment of Elin Wallinder is part of that strategy, says Office Manager Sophie Dufva....

  • Vox Hotel awarded

    The municipality of Jönköping has awarded newly opened Vox Hotel for Good Building Conservation of 2014. The price is annually given to a careful and valuable handling of an existing building, and this year Semrén & Månsson and constructor Eric Ekblad at Fastighets AB were awarded for the transformation of the existing office building that now hold Vox Hotel....


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    The traditional old Hennigska Huset is situated in the heart of Gothenburg, near to the earlier Kungsporten. This building was erected in 1846 and designed by Carl Georg Brunius, and over the years it has been home to warehouses, shops of various kinds, homes and offices. The location is superb, overlooking the moat, Avenyn and Trädgårdsföreningen and up towards Lorensberg and Vasastaden. This, combined with the effervescent city life inside the moat, makes these premises entirely unique....

  • BDO

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    The passionate revision firm BDO contacted Semrén & Månsson when they wanted a new interior concept to match their offer as a social, positive and driven partner for their clients. The visitor is led from the entrance to the reception and lounge area. Adjacent, a large conference room is located, through which a smaller open-plan office can be glimpsed. Small tables and pendant lights in the staffroom gives a café atmosphere, which invites for a small chat and a cup of coffee with the...

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    A protected tobacco warehouse and characteristic landmark was to be renovated to create modern offices covering a total area of 12 000 sq m. The original character of the building had to be retained while also allowing more light in and applying general sustainability features. In 2012, the renovated Pagoden was named one of the top two buildings in Gothenburg. Pagoden, which was originally designed by Cyrillus Johansson, is a clear example of 1920s building technology. This is a monumental...

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    Tradetech consultning

    In the center of Gothenburg, the office of Tradetech has been redesigned by Semrén & Månsson into a modern workplace with a contemporary expression. Tradetech offers expertise and tailored services within the financial sector and wanted a work environment with focus on functionality and transparency with possibilities for privacy. Informal meeting places and enclosed spaces are alternated around a cylindrically shaped core. The core holds common facilities such as staff room, kitchen and...

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    Avalon Hotel

    The detailed plan was formulated and the guidelines were drawn up in close cooperation with the City Construction Office for what would become Avalon Hotel. Semrén & Månsson participated from detailed planning to detailed design. Right from the outset, the goal was to create an extrovert and experimental building that united public content with an expressive exterior. The asymmetry of the tapered plot was picked up and can be seen throughout the entire hotel in the form of a "broken...