The NSW Government through Roads and Maritime Services has signed a contract with Manntech in Australia for a vertical access solution project based on BMUs, worth MSEK 170. The BMUs will be designed and manufactured at the Manntech factory in Germany. This is the largest order ever awarded to Alimak Group.
The project covers design, manufacturing, installation and service of two large motorized high complexity gantries spanning the bridge carrying Building Maintenance Units (BMUs), to enable full access for maintenance purposes on the iconic structure.
The equipment will be supplied and installed progressively until the end of 2020.
“We are very pleased to be working on such an icon as the Sydney Harbour Bridge and to see the interest in, and recognition of, the Group’s leading building maintenance solutions which are custom designed to support reliable, safe and efficient access to complex structures. With our deep knowledge and experience as global market leader in the BMU segment, we could meet the high-performance criteria required by the customer”, says Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO Alimak Group.
For further information, contact:
Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO, +46 8 402 14 40
Mathilda Eriksson, IR Manager, +46 8 402 14 41
This information is information that Alimak Group AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, at 08:30 CET on 25 October 2017.
About Alimak Group
Alimak Group is a world-leading provider of vertical access solutions for industrial and construction industries. With presence in more than 100 countries, Alimak develops, manufactures, sells and provides service to vertical access solutions with focus on adding customer value through greater safety, higher productivity and improved cost efficiency. The Group´s products and solutions are sold under the brands Alimak Hek, CoxGomyl, Manntech and Avanti. Alimak has an installed base of more than 66,000 elevators, hoists, platforms, service lifts and building maintenance units around the world. Founded in Sweden 1948 Alimak has its headquarters in Stockholm, 12 manufacturing facilities in 8 countries and 2,400 employees around the world. www.alimakgroup.com