LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 19 January 2012 at 9 pm
TOPPING-OUT CEREMONY AT THE CONSTRUCTION SITE OF THE NEW CUMULUS HOTEL IN TAMPERE
A topping-out event will be held for the new Cumulus hotel building in Tampere on 19 January 2012, starting at 2:00 PM. Construction work at the new Cumulus Rautatienkatu Tampere, which is in the immediate vicinity of the railway station, began in May 2011. The construction work has progressed according to schedule, and the hotel is due for completion in July 2012. The contractor for the project is Lemminkäinen. The total value of the negotiated renovation contracts is around EUR 15 million.
The seven-storey building will comprise 180 rooms, a mini gym and 47 parking places. Commissioned by Fennia Group, the hotel premises will be used by Restel Oy. In addition to the Cumulus hotel, the building will house the Martina Restaurant, due to open in the spring.
For a number of years the focus of Lemminkäinen's renovation work in Tampere has been the development of the city centre.
Project Manager, Janne Salonen
Lemminkäinen Talo Oy, Tampere
Tel. +358 2071 57123
Head of Real Estate Investments, Timo Rantala
Tel. +358 10 503 5414
Vice President, Hotel Division, Jari Laine
Tel. +358 9 733 5355
Local and regional media in Tampere
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group’s business sectors are Building Construction, Infrastructure Construction, Technical Building Services and International Construction. Net sales in 2010 were around EUR 2.0 billion, of which international operations accounted for roughly a quarter. The Group employs 8,000 people on average. Lemminkäinen Corporation's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. www.lemminkainen.com.