LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 23 MAY 2013 at 10.30 A.M.
LEMMINKÄINEN BUILDS A SERVICE CENTRE AND SENIOR CITIZENS' HOME IN VAASA
Lemminkäinen builds a service centre and apartment block for senior citizens on Sorsatie in Vaasa. The customer is Kiinteistö Oy Pikipruukki Fastighets Ab. The contract is worth about EUR 8 million. Construction work is already underway and the project is scheduled for completion in May 2014.
The service centre and apartment block will contain a total of 79 apartments and senior apartments. Lemminkäinen will also be carrying out the HVAC, electrical, and sprinkler contracts.
"This is a significant project for Lemminkäinen's contracted production in the Vaasa area, and will improve housing services for senior citizens in the municipality," says Mikael Snellman, Regional Director at Lemminkäinen.
Lemminkäinen has been the main contractor for similar projects, including for example service centres in the following towns and cities: Vaasa (Onnenkaivo), Kotka (Eskola), Kouvola (Marjoniemi) and Hamina.
Regional Director Mikael Snellman
Building Construction business segment, Vaasa
Tel. +358 2071 58315
Regional Manager Petri Alapelto
Technical Building Services business segment, Vaasa
Tel. +358 2071 52747
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group's business segments are building construction, infrastructure construction, technical building services and international operations. Net sales in 2012 were about EUR 2.3 billion, of which international operations accounted for roughly 40 per cent. The Group employs an average of 8,200 people. Lemminkäinen Corporation's share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki. www.lemminkainen.com