New orders for Block Watne October 2006

(Oslo, 1 November 2006) Block Watne Gruppen secured a net order intake of NOK 132 million during October, compared with NOK 131.4 million for the same month of 2005. This is an increase of 0.4 per cent.
The total net order intake for the year so far is NOK 1 391.4 million. This represents an increase of 6.3 per cent compared with the same period of 2005 (NOK 1 308.6 million).
Block Watne Gruppen reports its order intake on a monthly basis as described in the company's IR policy ( - Investor).
Further information from:
Lars Nilsen, president and CEO, Block Watne Gruppen ASA, tel: +47 23 24 60 00
Ketil Kvalvik, chief financial officer, Block Watne Gruppen ASA, tel: +47 23 24 60 42, +47 907 71 315

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BWG Homes develops, sells and constructs residential homes in the Nordic region. The brands owned by the Group are Block Watne and Hetlandhus in Norway, Kärnhem, Myresjöhus and SmålandsVillan in Sweden. Ranked as a leading residential house builder in its markets, the Group annually completes approx. 2 000 new homes through own residential projects and for individual customers. BWG Homes has approx. 1 000 employees. In 2013 the operational turnover was NOK 3.9 billion. BWG Homes is a company in the OBOS Group.