PRESS RELEASE 28.6.2007
Palmberg TKU Oy and Tekmanni Oy of the Lemminkäinen Group have signed contracts
for the phase I works of Helsinki University Hospital's T2 project. The
contracts were signed with the Intermunicipal Hospital District of Southwest
Finland on 21 June 2007.
Palmberg TKU Oy will act as the general contractor for the project, which is
worth EUR 26.8 million and encompasses a gross floor area of 22 360 m2. The
contract involves the construction of a seven-storey surgical and ward building
as well as the modernisation of a four-storey building. The modernisation work
includes the construction of two additional floors for the building.
Tekmanni Oy will carry out the hospital project's phase I electrical and
Construction work was started at the beginning of June 2007 and is due to be
completed in February 2010.
Palmberg TKU Oy, Work Manager Tapio Pauna, tel. +358 2071 58814, +358 40 7748814
Tekmanni Oy, Regional Manager Tapio Nieminen, tel. +358 2071 52662, +358 40 519
Palmberg TKU Oy is a building contractor belonging to Lemminkäinen's Palmberg
Group. Operating in the Turku and Salo areas, the company's new construction and
refurbishment contracting encompasses competitive tender contracting as well as
housing, commercial and industrial developments.
Tekmanni Oy is Lemminkäinen Group's supplier of technical building, facility and
industrial services. The company provides installation, contracting, servicing
and maintenance services from 30 locations in Finland. Tekmanni Oy has ten
subsidiaries in Finland as well as subsidiaries in St. Petersburg and Tallinn.
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 and facility services. Net
sales in 2006 were EUR 1,795.9 million, of which international operations
accounted for about a third. The Group employs some 8,500 people. Lemminkäinen's
main market area is the Baltic Rim region, where the Group maintains a permanent
presence through local subsidiaries. In specialised areas of construction the
Group serves customers all over the world. Lemminkäinen's share is listed on
Helsinki Stock Exchange.