LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 12 SEPTEMBER 2011 AT 3.30 PM
LEMMINKÄINEN WINS THE TECHNICAL BUILDING SERVICES RENOVATION PROJECT OF TURKU’S LINNANKIINTEISTÖ PROPERTY
Lemminkäinen has signed an agreement covering technical building services in the Linnankiinteistö property, being renovated in the Port of Turku. As part of the property’s overall restoration, Lemminkäinen will modernise its electrical, ventilation and sprinkler systems, which were originally installed in the 1940s. The building is owned by Fastighets Ab Slottsfastigheten / Stiftelsen för Åbo Akademi.
The building includes around 27 000 m² that is to be renovated. The technical building services project, worth around EUR 7 million, will commence in September 2011, with the entire renovation concluding at the end of 2012.
The renovated Linnankiinteistö building will be an operational centre particularly focusing on maritime shipping, port operations and traffic. The building will include offices, cafe and restaurant operations, and storage facilities.
Pekka Suotunen, Regional Manager
Lemminkäinen Talotekniikka Oy, Turku
Tel. +358 40 864 3565
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group’s business sectors are Building Construction, Infrastructure Construction and Technical Building Services. Net sales in 2010 were around EUR 2.0 billion, of which international operations accounted for roughly a quarter. The Group employs about 8,000 people. Lemminkäinen Corporation’s share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.