Peab to Build 344 Apartments in Uppsala

Peab has been contracted to build 344 new apartments in the residential Rosendal, Uppsala. The client is Rosendal Estate and the contract amounts to SEK 342 million.

The assignment includes a building with 344 apartments of 27-50 square meters spread over six floors. Most of the apartments have a ceiling height of 3.7 meters and a loft of about 14 sqm. The building will also host a grocery store, restaurant, gym and office. The building’s rooftop terrace includes a 200 meters running track, court for street basketball and sun stairs.

The interest in the project has been great and the project has already attracted attention in the international press for its green profile and innovative design. It has been important for us to choose an experienced builder who can meet the expectations, says Henrik Svanqvist, CEO of Rosendal Estate.

It is very gratifying that our excellent cooperation with Rosendal Estate in the ongoing project Emerald now paves the way for a new project, it is in line with our business strategy with long-term cooperation, says Mattias Tapper, Project Manager at Peab.

The project is a turnkey contract. The work will begin immediately and is scheduled for completion by summer 2017.

The project will be reported in the first quarter of 2015.

Peab AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on 5 February 2015 at 01.00 pm.

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