PRESS RELEASE 26.9.2007
Lemcon Ltd, a member of Lemminkäinen Group, has signed an agreement with UPM
Raflatac concerning the construction of a labelstock factory in Poland. The
factory will be located in Kobierzyce near Wrocław in south-western Poland.
Lemcon's contract includes construction works for a production building
comprising of production, warehousing and office facilities as well as complete
site infrastructure. The value of UPM Raflatac‘s total investment is 90 million
Construction works, which are being carried out as a project management
contract, are already underway and will be completed in December 2008.
Lemcon has been operating in Poland continuously since 1996, focusing on the
construction of industrial facilities and logistics centres for international
”The contract is a natural progression from a similar plant that we built for
UPM Raflatac in China. It fits in well with the company's strategy of managing
the industrial investment projects of internationalising Finnish companies,”
says Lemcon Ltd's Vice President Klaus Tervilä.
Vice President, International Operations
Tel. +358 400 815 971
Country Manager, Poland
Lemcon Polska Sp.z o.o.
Tel. +48 605 298 976
Lemcon Ltd is an international project contractor and telecom network builder
belonging to Lemminkäinen Group. In Finland the company focuses on demanding
infrastructure contracts and project management contracting. Net sales in 2006
were EUR 344.0 million. Lemcon Ltd employs about 1 000 people.
Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. Its main
business areas are building contracting, infrastructure construction, the
building materials industry and technical building services. Net sales in 2006
were EUR 1.8 billion, of which international operations accounted for about a
third. The Group employs some 8 700 people. Lemminkäinen's share is listed on
Helsinki Stock Exchange.