Peab builds wind farm in Tröndelag, Norway
Peab has been commissioned to build Hitra 2, a wind farm on Hitra Island in Tröndelag, Norway. The developer is Fosen Vind and the contract is worth NOK 170 million.
Fosen Vind’s investment in six major wind farms in Tröndelag will create the largest wind power project on land in Europe. Hitra 2 is number three of the six wind farms planned for construction.
In November Peab will start the groundwork by building 12 kilometers of roads, 26 wind turbine fundaments and other infrastructure in the area.
The project will be completed towards the end of 2018.
The project will be order registered in the third quarter of 2017.
For further information, please contact:
Johan Hansson, Department Head, Peab Civil Engineering, cell: +47 917 43 353
Kajsa Jacobsson, Press Officer Peab, cell: +46 725 33 34 84
Peab is one of the leading Nordic construction and civil engineering companies with about 15,000 employees and net sales of SEK 49 billion. The Group has strategically located offices in Sweden, Norway and Finland. The Peab’s registered office is located in Förslöv on Cap Bjäre in south of Sweden. The Peab share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.