Veidekke to Build the Final 81 Homes at Løren

Norway Norway — Veidekke has been awarded the contract to build the fifth and final stage of the Gartnerkvartalet residential development in Oslo by Lørenvangen Utvikling AS (jointly owned by OBOS Nye Hjem and Veidekke Eiendom).

Veidekke: “We Work Hard Every Day to Get New Contracts”

Norway Norway — The construction giant Veidekke’s CEO Jimmy Bengtsson on the need for housing in Oslo and the great interest in the largest residential project ever in Norway.

"Too Few Homes Are Being Built in Relation to the Need"

Norway Norway — Executive Vice President at Obos, Arne Baumann, on the record project in Oslo and the housing market in the Norwegian capital.

Veidekke Signs Biggest Residential Contract Ever

Norway Norway — Veidekke has signed a contract with M17 Utvikling to build the Middelthunet housing project with 329 apartments at Majorstua in Oslo. The contract is worth around NOK 1 billion excluding VAT.

Veidekke and Kjeldsberg Sell in Trondheim

Norway Norway — Veidekke Eiendom and R. Kjeldsberg have signed an agreement with Campus Sluppen AS for the sale of the Lysgården office building located at Sluppen in Trondheim. The sales amount is MNOK 440 (EUR 45M).

Veidekke Builds for Frydenbø Eiendom

Norway Norway — Veidekke will erect the commercial building “Kilen” at Damsgård in Bergen for Frydenbø Eiendom. The environmentally certified project comprises a total of 10,000 square meters new buildings with offices and parking.

Veidekke to Build Homes for SKB in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke has been contracted by SKB, Stockholms Kooperative Bostadsförening, to build 128 new cooperative rental apartments in Hagastaden, Stockholm.

The Best Yields Among the Listed Nordic Companies

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents which of the listed Nordic construction and real estate companies that provide the best yields.

Veidekke to Build School in Southern Norway

Norway Norway — Vest-Agder County Municipality has awarded Veidekke the contract to build a new school building and renovate existing buildings at Eilert Sundt upper secondary school in Farsund.

Veidekke's Upcoming Challenges: "Not Satisfied with the Current Level of Profitability"

Norway Norway — Veidekke's EVP Jimmy Bengtsson succeeds Arne Giske and will now be Group CEO of the Norwegian construction giant. He tells Nordic Property News about the new role, how life will change and how profitability will increase.

Jimmy Bengtsson Appointed CEO of Veidekke

Norway Norway — Jimmy Bengtsson has been appointed new Group CEO of Veidekke ASA. Bengtsson will succeed Arne Giske, who has decided to step down after six years. Bengtsson takes over as Group CEO 1 September 2019.

"Full Speed Ahead in the Norwegian Construction Industry"

Norway Norway — Building giant Veidekke's CEO Arne Giske on the Q1 result, why they are doing well in Norway but see slower progress in Sweden and in which segment he expects great growth going forward.

Mæland Steps Down as Chairman of the Building Giant – Here Is His Next Step

Norway Norway — The Norwegian construction and real estate profile Martin Mæland leave the chairmanship in Veidekke – but does not leave the business for good. This is what he wants to focus on in the future and this is how he has contributed to make Veidekke a Nordic construction giant.

Svein Richard Brandtzæg Nominated as New Chairman of Veidekke

Norway Norway — Svein Richard Brandtzæg has been nominated as new chair of the board of directors of Veidekke ASA.

These Norwegian Companies Send Most Delegates to Mipim

Norway Norway — Nordic Property News presents the complete list of registered participants from Norwegian companies that will arrive to Mipim in Cannes next week.

“We Work Diligently to Improve Safety”

Norway Norway — A successful, but also turbulent, year has come to an end for construction and building giant Veidekke. Lars Erik Lund, Executive Vice President, on the result in 2018 and the tragic incidents where two employees died in workplace accidents.

Veidekke Sells Logistics Project

Norway Norway — The Norwegian contruction company Veidekke Eiendom AS has entered into an agreement with Pareto Eiendomsfellesskap AS for the sale of a commercial property located in Berghagan Industrial Park in Ski Municipality.

Largest Norwegian Companies – on Social Media

Norway Norway — Nordic Property News has charted how influential the listed housing, construction and real estate companies are on social media. Here is the industry's most powerful in Norway.

Martin Mæland on the JV with Ilija Batljan: ”Not an Easy Thing”

Norway Norway — The Norwegian building and real estate profile Martin Mæland about the cooperation with Ilija Batljan, the differences over decades and why Kristiansand is an interesting area.

Veidekke Forms New Company for Commercial Property Development

Nordic — Veidekke Bostad and STOS Fastigheter are forming a joint venture, Veidekke Kommersiellt AB, which will also become an independent business unit within Veidekke.

Veidekke to Build for Entra

Norway Norway — Entra ASA has awarded Veidekke Entreprenør the contract to build a new university building for the Faculty of Law in the centre of Oslo. This is a turnkey contract valued at MNOK 528 (EUR 58M), excluding VAT.

Veidekke and Anthon B Nilsen to Build in Oslo

Norway Norway — Veidekke's subsidiary Norske Stålbygg AS has signed a contract with Anthon B Nilsen Eiendom AS to build a combined warehouse and logistics building for Blomsterringen and Primafloor at Lahaugmoen outside Oslo. The value of the contract is MNOK 156 (EUR 16.8M) excluding VAT.

Veidekke To Build Environmentally-certified Offices in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — Wihlborgs has awarded Veidekke the contract to build the Sirius office building in the Nyhamn development area in Malmö. All of Wihlborgs' properties are given environmental certification, and Sirius will have the highest classification, which is Miljöbyggnad Gold. The project is a collaborative contract valued nearly €20 M (SEK 180 million).

Veidekke to Build Diagonale at Bjørvika

Norway Norway — Veidekke Entreprenør has signed a contract with A9 Palekaia AS (50 percent Thongård AS and 50 percent HAV Eiendom AS) to build the whole of the major Diagonale project next to the Opera House in the centre of Oslo, where TV2 will be the largest tenant. This is a turnkey contract valued at approx. € 84 M.

Veidekke Wins Billion-Contract For Thon in Oslo

Norway Norway — Veidekke Entreprenør is to build a major project totalling 60,000 sqm in size at Storo in Oslo, which includes a hotel, a large cineplex, retail premises, 149 apartments and a day care centre. The contract for Thon Storo ANS is a turnkey contract valued at NOK 1 billion excluding VAT (€103 M).