PRESS RELEASE 17 Jan 2011
Pöyry awarded EUR 1.8 million sewer reconstruction and extension contract in the Czech Republic
PÖYRY PLC Press release 17 January 2011 at 9.00 a.m.
Pöyry's Water & Environment business group has been awarded a service contract for the reconstruction and extension of the sewerage system in Brno by the Brno Municipality- Investment Section, Czech Republic. The value of the contract is about EUR 1.8 million. A major part of the work provided by Pöyry will be carried out in 2011. Pöyry's services cover the preparation of a tender and project documentation including the supervision of the works in the period 2012 - 2013.
The project consists of the reconstruction and extension of 13 structures. The planning of these activities shall ensure that the function of the Brno sewer system is uninterrupted during the works. The project complies with the goals specified by the Water Framework Directive 2000/60/EC, the Czech Government's environmental policy and the goal concerning the achievement of good state of surface and ground waters in the whole EU territory.
Additional information by:
Pavel Kutálek, President, Business Area Czech Republic, Water & Environment Business Group, Tel. +420 602 720 194
Martin Bachmann, President, Water & Environment Business Group, Tel +41 44 355 5555
Pöyry is a global consulting and engineering company dedicated to balanced sustainability and responsible business. With quality and integrity at our core, we deliver best-in-class management consulting, total solutions, and design and supervision. Our in-depth expertise extends to the fields of energy, industry, urban & mobility and water & environment. Pöyry has 7000 experts and the local office network in about 50 countries. Pöyry's net sales in 2009 were EUR 674 million and the company's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).