Contract award for the new Hammerfest hospital to the Multiconsult group

Sykehusbygg HF and Finnmarkssykehuset (Finnmark hospital) have awarded an EPC contract to Consto, with LINK arkitektur, Multiconsult and Norconsult as subcontractors for the pre-design of the new hospital in Hammerfest.

The pre-design phase will begin immediately and will be completed in April 2019. The total value to the Multiconsult group, including LINK arkitektur is estimated to approximately NOK 24 million. In addition, the contract includes options for further phases if the pre-design phase is successful. The board of Finnmark hospital has granted a total value for the new Hammerfest hospital of up to NOK 1.95 billion.

New Hammerfest Hospital will include 88 beds, 35 outpatient- and special rooms, as well as seven rooms for x-ray and radiology. The building will be approximately 25 000 m2 and include premises for mental health care. The planned construction start is in 2019 after the pre-design phase has been completed.

For further information, please contact:
Investor relations:
Mirza Koristovic, Head of Investor Relations  
Phone: +47 93 87 05 25  
E-mail: ir@multiconsult.no

Media:  
Gaute Christensen, VP Communications  
Phone: +47 911 70 188  
E-mail: gaute.christensen@multiconsult.no  

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Multiconsult is a leading Norwegian multidisciplinary engineering consulting company, with more than 2 800 employees and 45 offices in Norway and abroad. The Company focuses on six business areas: Buildings & Properties, Transport, Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas, Industry and Water & Environment. The Company has an operating history that spans more than a century, with the inception of Norsk Vandbygningskontor in 1908.