2013-03-01 11:44:23 -
Veidekke Entreprenad has been commissioned byAB Storstockholms Lokaltrafik (SL)
to perform foundation and concrete work for a new tram depot at Lindingö outside
Stockholm. The value of the contract is SEK 150 million excluding VAT.
"We are pleased to have been given the confidence and opportunity to further
develop our good cooperation with SL. We had a major contract in connection with
construction of Tvärbanan in Stockholm a couple of years ago (approx. SEK 440
million). We are also very pleased that our collaborative model is appreciated
and preferred," says Anders Bergsten with Veidekke Entreprenad Anläggning Öst.
The new tram depot will be next to AGA station and shall be designed to
accommodate 30 town trams operating on the Lidingö line. Construction will start
in April, and Veidekke's part of
the project will be completed in May 2015.
For more information please contact:
Marcus C Nilsson, Regional Manager Veidekke Entreprenad Anläggning Öst,
+46 768 40 05 56
Anders Bergsten, Project Manager Veidekke Entreprenad Anläggning Öst,
+46 768 40 11 66
Communications Manager Helge Dieset, tel. +47 21 05 77 91 / +47 90 55 33 22,
Veidekke is one of Scandinavia's leading contractors and property developers
with a turnover of 20 billion (2012) and 6,300 employees. Activities include
building and construction projects, residential developments, asphalt plants,
gravel and aggregates and road maintenance. Our values are professional, honest,
enthusiastic and pioneering. Our goals for health, safety and the environment,
HSE, have equal status with our financial goals. Veidekke is characterised by a
strong corporate culture with employee involvement and co-ownership as important
cornerstones. More than half of the employees are co-owners, holding around 20%
of the Group's shares between them. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock
Exchange and has never declared a loss since it was founded in 1936.
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