Lemminkäinen to build housing for VVO in Vantaa

LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION	PRESS RELEASE	 5.5.2010   12.35
LEMMINKÄINEN TO BUILD HOUSING FOR VVO IN VANTAA                                 

Lemminkäinen is to construct new rental housing units for VVO in the Veromies   
district of Vantaa. Four buildings comprising a total of 150 units will be built
at Pyhtäänkorvenkuja 4-6. The value of Lemminkäinen's contract is approx. EUR 14
million.                                                                        

Work at the Vantaa site will begin in August 2010, and the housing will be      
completed by the end of 2011. Including this order, Lemminkäinen is building a  
total of 430 rental housing units for VVO in Southern Finland.                  

VVO Group offers housing services, ranging from development and construction to 
the renting and sale of apartments. VVO owns approximately 38 000 rental        
apartments in some 60 municipalities in Finland.                                

LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION                                                        
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Jarmo Lempiäinen                                                                
Managing Director                                                               
Palmberg-Urakoitsijat Oy                                                        
Tel. +358 2071 58012                                                            
jarmo.lempiainen@lemminkainen.fi                                                

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Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group's
business sectors are Building Construction, Infrastructure Construction,        
Technical Building Services, and Building Products. Net sales in 2009 were      
approx. EUR 2.0 billion, of which international operations accounted for about  
one fifth. The Group employs about 8,600 people. Lemminkäinen Corporation's     
share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. www.lemminkainen.com