Veidekke ASA: To build production plant in Gothenburg

Veidekke Entreprenad has been awarded the contract to develop and build a new production plant and office premises for Rosemount Tank Radar AB in Mölnlycke industrial park in Gothenburg. This is be a turnkey contract valued at SEK 200 million, excluding VAT.

Veidekke will build an office building and production building that will be linked, with a total floor area of 17,000 m2. The project has been named "RTR New Facility," and 400 employees of Rosemount Tank Radar (RTR) will have their workplace here when construction is completed in early 2016.

"Since the autumn we have cooperated closely with RTR on developing a cost-efficient office and production plant that is tailored to their requirements. We are looking forward to getting started with construction," says Christer Sjöstrand, business developer with Veidekke Bygg Väst.

For more information please contact:
Christer Sjöstrand, business developer, Veidekke Bygg Väst, tel. +46 76 126 40 16,
Stephan Woodbridge, regional manager, Veidekke Bygg Väst, tel. +46 70 581 97 20,
Helge Dieset, Communications Manager Veidekke ASA, tel. +47 90 55 33 22,

Veidekke is one of Scandinavia's leading contractors and property developers with a turnover of NOK 21 billion (2013) and 6,300 employees. Activities include building and construction projects, residential developments, asphalt plants, gravel and aggregates, and road services. Our values are professional, honest, enthusiastic and ground-breaking. Our goals for health, safety and the environment, HSE, have equal status with our financial goals. Veidekke is characterised by a strong corporate culture with employee involvement and co-ownership as important cornerstones. More than half of the employees are co-owners, holding around 20 per cent of the Group's shares between them. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and has always posted a profit since it was founded in 1936.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.