ÅF to modernise factory for NKT Flexibles
Mon, 20/02/2012 - 13:00 CET
Anders Bennermark, MD, ÅF Denmark +45 22 10 54 83 Lennart Mårtensson, SVP, ÅF Industry Division +46 70-379 08 72 Viktor Svensson, Executive Vice President, Corporate +46 70-657 20 26 Information ÅF has signed a contract with NKT Flexibles to provide services as principal technical consultant in conjunction with a modernisation project at NKT's manufacturing facility in Kalundborg, Denmark. The order is worth SEK 65-70 million for ÅF. The project involves upgrading the factory's machine control systems and establishing an IT system for overall production control and traceability. ÅF is responsible for project management, design, implementation and supply of hardware, software and electrical installations. The project will be carried out in a number of phases and is scheduled for completion in 2016. NKT Flexibles produce special pipe systems for the offshore oil and gas industry. ÅF AB Corporate Information The ÅF Group is a leader in technical consulting, with expertise founded on more than a century of experience. We offer highly qualified services and solutions for industrial processes, infrastructure projects and the development of products and IT systems. Today the ÅF Group has more than 4,500 employees. Our base is in Europe, but our business and our clients are found all over the world.