Sweco expands in Norway
Sweco is acquiring Dimensjon Rådgivning AS, a Norwegian engineering consultancy based in Stavanger. Dimensjon is specialised in urban planning, building engineering, municipal engineering, and infrastructure.
“I’m glad to wish Dimensjon Rådgivning welcome to Sweco. We share the continuous ambition to be the most approachable and committed partner with recognised expertise, and this is a valuable step to fulfill that promise. With this acquisition, we will strengthen our position as the leading engineering consultancy in western Norway”, says Tomas Carlsson, President and CEO of Sweco.
Dimensjon offers services in urban planning, building engineering, municipal engineering and infrastructure. The company was founded in 2001 and has 47 employees at their office in Stavanger in southwest Norway. The turnover for 2016 was NOK 62 million.
“Dimensjon and Sweco are a very good match, both because of our complementing areas of expertise and our compatible company cultures. We are already working together with Sweco on several projects and look forward to plan and design the communities and cities of the future as part of the same organisation”, says Njål Erland, Chairman of the board of Dimensjon.
“With Dimensjon as part of our team, we will further strengthen our position on an important and promising regional market. Dimensjon complements us well, particularly in the area of infrastructure, and we are delighted to welcome our new colleagues to Sweco”, says Grete Aspelund, President of Sweco Norway.
For additional information, please contact:
Tomas Carlsson, President and CEO, Sweco, firstname.lastname@example.org, +46 8 695 66 60
Grete Aspelund, President, Sweco Norway, email@example.com, +47 488 93 935
Per Holmlund, Head of Public Relations, Sweco, firstname.lastname@example.org, +46 73 156 03 12
Sweco plans and designs tomorrow’s communities and cities. Our work produces sustainable buildings, efficient infrastructure and access to electricity and clean water. With 14,500 employees in Europe, we offer our customers the right expertise for every situation. We carry out projects in 70 countries annually throughout the world. Sweco is Europe’s leading engineering and architecture consultancy, with sales of approximately SEK 16.5 billion (EUR 1.7 billion). The company is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. www.swecogroup.com