Peab builds traffic security facility outside Borås

Peab has been commissioned to build a test facility for active safety in Hällered outside Borås. The client is Asta Zero and the contract amounts to SEK 263 million.

The construction includes a 5.7 km long asphalt road course with acceleration lines and connecting roads, culverts, two bridges and more. The facility will be developed by Asta Zero, owned by SP Technical Research Institute and Chalmers University of Technology AB and is the first of its kind in the world devoted entirely for active traffic safety.

Work will begin in August 2012 and is expected to be completed during the autumn 2014. When the facility opens, researchers and the automotive industry will get better opportunities to develop solutions for safer and more environmentally friendly traffic environments.

For further information, please contact:

Thomas Larsson, Project manager Peab +46 733 373617

Gösta Sjöström, Communication Peab +46 733 371010

Peab is the Nordic Community Builder with some 15,000 employees and more than SEK 40 billion in net sales. The Group’s subsidiaries have strategically located offices in Sweden, Norway and Finland. The share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. The registered office of the Group is at Förslöv, Skåne in south of Sweden.

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Peab is a leading Nordic construction and civil engineering company with about 15,000 employees and SEK 50 billion in net sales. The Group has strategically placed offices in Sweden, Norway and Finland. Company headquarters are in Förslöv on Bjäre Peninsula in southern Sweden. The Peab share is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm.


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