Nobina secures large procurement contracts in Helsinki

Nobina Finland will begin operating a total of four contracts in Helsinki, of which one is completely new to Nobina. The four contracts represent a total turnover of approximately EUR 207 million over the contract period of seven years, and involve a total of 122 scheduled buses, of which most are electric buses. Traffic is scheduled to start in August 2022.

The Helsinki Regional Transport Authority (HSL) has awarded Nobina expanded and renewed contracts to operate public transport services in the Helsinki region. Nobina has also been entrusted to operate services as part of one completely new contract, including city transport services in the Helsinki region. All four contracts extend for seven years with an option of three additional years.

The tender process focused on environmental considerations, with a strong emphasis on innovative technology to promote long-term, sustainable public transport, for example through the new electric buses included.

“It is very gratifying that we have been entrusted to continue and expand our collaboration with HSL. Together, we will be able to continue to provide our passengers with secure, welcoming and long-term sustainable travel, not least thanks to the new electric buses featured in the contracts,” says Petri Auno, Managing Director Nobina Finland.

The award decision can be appealed until 8 June 2021.

This information is such that Nobina AB (publ) is obligated to disclose pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was published, through the agency of the contact persons mentioned below, on 25 May 2021, at 10:10 a.m.

For further information, please contact:

Mattias Gelinder, Group Treasurer & Head of IR
mattias.gelinder@nobina.com +46 72 967 02 61

David Erixon, Head of Communications
david.erixon@nobina.se +46 72 967 02 84

About Nobina

This is Nobina. We are the Nordic region’s largest public transport operator, with 12,000 employees across four countries. Every day, all year round, one million people choose to travel more sustainably with us. From north to south, in urban and in rural areas. To the next bus stop, or all the way home. Together with our passengers and clients, we are big enough to make a real difference. From a welcoming greeting and a comfortable bus journey, to new smart technology that contributes to more fossil-free travel. A unique opportunity to bring about change.

The Group operates in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland and reported sales of almost SEK 11 billion in 2019. In the Swedish and Danish markets, Nobina also operates service traffic under the Samtrans and Örslev brands, respectively. Nobina is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Together, we keep society moving every day.

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