LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 3 AUGUST 2012 AT 3.30 P.M.
LEMMINKÄINEN TO CONSTRUCT A NURSING HOME IN KOUVOLA
Lemminkäinen has been chosen as the turnkey contractor for the construction of a nursing home in Myllykoski, Kouvola, in south-eastern Finland. The customer is Tyvene Oy and the contract is valued at EUR 7.5 million. Electrical work is subcontracted to Lemminkäinen's Technical Building Services.
The project started in July 2012 and encompasses approximately 2,650 square metres of useful floor area and 61 apartments. The building is planned for completion by August 2013.
This project is significant to Lemminkäinen's business in the Kouvola region. Lemminkäinen has been the main contractor in similar projects, including the nursing home projects in Eskola in Kotka, in Marjoniemi in Kouvola, and in Hamina.
Aimo Paavola, Construction Manager
Building Construction, Kymenlaakso
Tel. +358 2071 54258
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group's operations are organised into four business sectors: building construction, infrastructure construction, technical building services and international operations. Net sales in 2011 were about EUR 2.3 billion, of which international operations accounted for roughly a third. The Group employs 8,400 people on average. Lemminkäinen Corporation's share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki. www.lemminkainen.com