LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 9.9.2010, 13.45
LEMMINKÄINEN AWARDED STATE PAVING CONTRACTS WORTH OVER EUR 30 MILLION
This year Lemminkäinen has won state paving contract worth EUR 33.3 million.
The contracts comprise approximately 6 million m2 of pavements and surface
treatments of various types. Most of the works will be carried out this year,
although there are some multi-year contracts in the total. This year the
Finnish state awarded paving contracts worth about EUR 80 million in total.
The largest single contract in monetary terms that Lemminkäinen received this
year is worth approx. EUR 10 million and concerns the multi-year maintenance of
paved roads in the Kemi, Posio and Ranua regions of Southern Lapland. The
contract will be carried out during the years 2010-2012 and it includes approx.
170,000 tones of various pavements. The contract also contains an option for
Notable among the paving contracts to be carried out this year are works with a
combined value of just under EUR 8 million in the Uusimaa and Tampere regions.
In addition to these, new pavements worth over EUR 6 million will be added to
the road network in Lapland. In the central region of Finland Lemminkäinen has
been awarded two paving contract with a combined value of EUR 8 million. Those
works will be carried out this year and in 2011.
Of the state paving works awarded to Lemminkäinen this year, approx. 2 million
m2 remains to be done.
Director Timo Vikström
Lemminkäinen Infra Oy
Tel. +358 400 740 057
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Oy
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The
Group's business sectors are Building Construction, Infrastructure
Construction, Technical Building Services, and Building Products. Net sales in
2009 were approx. EUR 2.0 billion, of which international operations accounted
for over a quarter. The Group employs about 8,600 people. Lemminkäinen
Corporation's share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. www.lemminkainen.com