Lemminkäinen to construct production premises for Paccor in Hämeenlinna
LEMMINKÄINEN CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 1 SEPTEMBER 2011 AT 2 p.m.
LEMMINKÄINEN TO CONSTRUCT PRODUCTION PREMISES FOR PACCOR IN HÄMEENLINNA
Lemminkäinen will construct production premises for packaging manufacturer Paccor Finland Oy, in the Moreeni industrial park in Hämeenlinna. The premises' surface area will be 21,000 sqm², with a cubic capacity of approximately 250,000 m³. Lemminkäinen will launch the construction work as a turnkey project in October 2011. The completed building will be handed over to the client, real estate company Morpac Oy, in September 2012.
As part of the Huhtamäki Group, Paccor Finland has a long history of manufacturing food packaging. The packaging business's Finnish unit has been operating under the name of Paccor Finland Oy since spring 2011. Through the new plant investment, all of the company's current operations will move to the Moreeni area.
Since 2004, Lemminkäinen has built logistics centres in the Moreeni area for Tammer-Tukku Oy, Nanso Group Oy, Iittala Group Oy, Megahub Oy and Etra Oy. Construction work on a production plant in Moreeni, for drinks can manufacturer Can Pack S.A., will be completed in spring 2012.
Tapani Pöyry, Director
Lemminkäinen Talo Oy, Päijät-Häme and Kanta-Häme
Tel. +358 40 765 2035
Marita Jaatinen, Managing Director
Paccor Finland Oy
Tel. +358 201 867 200
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Lemminkäinen Group operates in all areas of the construction sector. The Group's business sectors are Building Construction, Infrastructure Construction and Technical Building Services. Net sales in 2010 were around EUR 2.0 billion, of which international operations accounted for roughly a quarter. The Group employs an average of 8,000 people. Lemminkäinen Corporation's share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.