Veidekke Building Offices in Sundbyberg

Norway Norway — Veidekke will be renovating and rebuilding an existing building which is to be integrated into two other neighbouring buildings. Once completed Kronan will consist of a total of 40,000 m2 of offices which will be used by the Swedish Tax Agency.

Veidekke Reports High Levels of Residential Sales

Norway Norway — Veidekke sold 263 residential units during Q2 2020. This is on a par with the same quarter in 2019 and shows that Veidekke Eiendom came out strongly from a quarter characterised by the coronavirus pandemic. Veidekke’s residential sales totalled NOK 1.3 billion in Q2 2020. The number of residential units under construction is 1,887.

Veidekke Constructing 206 Homes in Lillestrøm

Norway Norway — This is a design and build construction contract valued at NOK 425 million, excluding VAT.

Jørgen Wiese Porsmyr on His Return as Veidekke CFO

Norway Norway — Jørgen Wiese Porsmyr will take up the role as CFO in Veidekke ASA from August 15, a role he's had at the company before. He tells Nordic Property News what lured him back to his old position and how the company will adapt successfully to focusing purely on construction.

Veidekke Builds New Warehouse at Gardermoen

Norway Norway — Veidekke Logistikkbygg has signed a contract with Olav Thon Eiendom (Gardermoen Park AS) for the construction of Felleskjøpet's new central warehouse at Gardermoen.

Veidekke’s Group CEO on the Blockbuster Divestment

Norway Norway — Jimmy Bengtsson: ”A sale of this business was det best option.”

Veidekke to Build Office Building in Kristiansand

Norway Norway — Veidekke is to build the first of five office buildings in the Quadrum project in the centre of Kristiansand for Bane NOR Eiendom after working on its design throughout 2019.

Veidekke to Build Central Stockholm's First Massive-Wood Residential Block

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke’s Swedish building construction unit has been commissioned by Folkhem to build the first stage of Cederhusen, which will be Sweden's largest massive-wood residential block. Folkhem is partially owned by Veidekke Eiendom.

Veidekke to Extend School Outside Stockholm for Sisab

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke’s subsidiary Arcona has been commissioned to renovate and extend Skanskvarnsskolan in Årsta, just outside Stockholm, for The Stockholm School Properties Company, Sisab.

Veidekke Builds Cultural Centre in Gothenburg for Higab

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke has signed a collaborative design and build contract with Higab to build a new cultural centre in Gothenburg’s Bergsjön district.

Veidekke to Build New Residential Project in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke Entreprenad has been commissioned by Veidekke Eiendom to build the first stage of Atmosfären, a new residential project in Malmö.

Veidekke to Build Rovik Brygge in Sandnes

Norway Norway — Veidekke Eiendom has awarded Veidekke Bygg the contract to build the Rovik Brygge residential project with 72 apartments at the harbour in Sandnes city centre.

Veidekke Appoints Sustainability Director

Norway Norway — Catharina Bjerke has been appointed Veidekke’s new sustainability director, with responsibility for strategic development of the group’s sustainability work. Up until now, Bjerke served as EVP in Veidekke ASA and CEO of Veidekke Industrial.

Veidekke to Reconstruct Strömshuset in Gothenburg for Vasakronan

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke has been commissioned by Vasakronan to perform reconstruction and expansion of Strömshuset in central Gothenburg. The collaborative design and build contract is valued at approx. SEK 185 million. The project is scheduled to be completed by February 2022.

Veidekke Company to Construct New Research and Development Building

Sweden Sweden — Veidekke’s Swedish subsidiary BRA Bygg has been contracted to build new premises for Fujirebio in GoCo Health Innovation City, a health innovation cluster located in Mölndal, south of Gothenburg. The collaborative agreement with GoCo Health Innovation City has an estimated value of SEK 185 million.

Veidekke to Build New Voldsløkka School in Oslo

Norway Norway — Veidekke has entered into a contract with Undervisningsbygg Oslo KF to build the new Voldsløkka Secondary School in Oslo. The City of Oslo has major environmental ambitions and the school is being built as an energy-plus building.

Veidekke to Build 184 Apartments at Vollebekk

Norway Norway — Obos Nye Hjem has awarded Veidekke the contract to build the Humla housing cooperative, which is the fifth building stage with 184 apartments and parking facilities at Vollebekk in eastern Oslo. This is a design and build contract valued at MNOK 370 excluding VAT.

Veidekke to Build for Optimera in Vestby

Norway Norway — Veidekke Logistikkbygg has signed a contract with Anthon B Nilsen Eiendom to build Optimera’s new automated central warehouse in Vestby. The contract is a design and build contract valued at around NOK 220 million.

Veidekke Will Build Health Park in Vestland County

Norway Norway — Veidekke has signed a contract with Borggata Futurum AS to build a commercial building that will gather a number of health services in the centre of Leirvik on Stord in Vestland county. The contract is a design and build contract valued at around NOK 100 million excluding VAT.

Arcona to Convert Industrial Property into Microliving and Coworking Space

Sweden Sweden — Arcona has been commissioned by Aberdeen Standard Investments and Ailon Group to undertake conversion of the property Påsen 15 in Hammarby sjöstad, Stockholm.

Veidekke to Construct Arts Centre in Trondheim

Norway Norway — Veidekke has signed a contract with Kjøpmannsgata Ung Kunst AS to construct an environmentally certified arts centre in Trondheim city centre, which was initiated and will be funded by Kjell Erik Killi Olsen.

Why Obos' CEO Resigns from the Veidekke Board

Norway Norway — Since the Norwegian construction giant decided to split the group into two separate entities: Daniel Kjørberg Siraj temporarily resigns from the board of Veidekke. The CEO of Obos tells Nordic Property News why he leaves and whether he will return in the future.

Why the Construction Heavyweight Will Split the Company

Norway Norway — Jimmy Bengtsson, CEO of Veidekke, tells Nordic Property News about the decision to divide the construction company into two separate entities, how it will affect the shares and how the real estate company will provide growth.

Veidekke to Split the Company

Norway Norway — The board of directors in Veidekke has at this week’s board meeting decided to split the group into two separate entities and establish the property development operation under a new ownership structure. The decision is the result of a strategic review of the group's composition and an assessment of growth and development opportunities for Veidekke's various business areas.

Veidekke Signs Contract for Health Building in Verdal

Norway Norway — Veidekke has entered into a contract with Verdal municipality to build a living and treatment centre with 132 institutional spaces in the centre of Verdal. The project will be environmentally certified and ready for occupation in December 2021.