Alimak Group’s Norwegian operation Heis-Tek gets order for Johan Castberg project

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Heis-Tek AS, the Norwegian operation of Alimak Group, has signed an order with Sembcorp Marine to deliver three lifts for the Johan Castberg FPSO, with an order value of approximately 17 MSEK.

Sembcorp Marine in Singapore is the yard building the hull and living quarters for the Johan Castberg FPSO where the three lifts ordered from Alimak Group will be installed.

Engineering work on the traction lifts commences in the second quarter of 2018 and the equipment will be delivered a year later.

“Over the last months we have seen an increased activity in the oil & gas segment and are pleased to deliver these three lifts to the Johan Castberg field, in addition to the order announced in January. Alimak Group provides safe, reliable and high-quality vertical access solutions and services. With our broad product portfolio, with both premium and mid-market hoists, we can offer the right solution, in different performance and price levels for our customers’ different needs”, says Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO Alimak Group.

For further information, contact:

Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO, +46 8 402 14 40

Mathilda Eriksson, IR Manager, +46 8 402 14 41

About Alimak Group
Alimak Group is a world-leading provider of vertical access solutions for the industry and construction sectors. With a presence in more than 100 countries, Alimak develops, manufactures, sells and provides service to vertical access solutions with focus on adding customer value through greater safety, higher productivity and improved cost efficiency. The Group´s products and solutions are sold under the brands Alimak Hek, CoxGomyl, Manntech and Avanti. Alimak has an installed base of more than 67,000 elevators, hoists, platforms, service lifts and building maintenance units around the world. Founded in Sweden 1948, Alimak has its headquarters in Stockholm, 12 manufacturing facilities in 8 countries and 2,400 employees around the world.