PRESS RELEASE 5 Sep 2007
ACQUISITION OF PÖYSÄLÄ & SANDBERG OY IN FINLAND CONCLUDED
Pöyry Plc has signed an agreement to acquire the minority share 9.9 per cent of Pöysälä & Sandberg Oy, Finland. At the same time Pöyry has concluded the acquisition of Pöysälä & Sandberg Oy by acquiring 100 per cent of the shares and votes in the company. Pöyry will consolidate the result and balance sheet of Pöysälä & Sandberg Oy as of September 1, 2007.
Pöyry published a press release concerning the acquisition of 90.1 per cent of the share capital and votes in Pöysälä & Sandberg Oy on August 14, 2007. The release includes detailed information on the business and finances of Pöysälä & Sandberg Oy.
Pöyry is a global consulting and engineering firm focusing on the energy, forest industry and infrastructure & environment sectors. Pöyry's net sales in 2006 amounted to about EUR 620 million and it employs 7000 experts.
VP, Corporate Communications and IR
Additional information by:
Stefan Nyström, President, Pöyry Civil Oy
Tel. +358 10 33 23101