PRESS RELEASE 20 Oct 2005
JAAKKO PÖYRY GROUP TO PROVIDE ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR KEMIRA'S CHEMICAL PLANTS IN URUGUAY
The Jaakko Pöyry Group's Forest Industry business group has been commissioned by Kemira S.A. to provide project management and engineering services for the chemical plants to be built in connection with Botnia's pulp mill in Uruguay. The contract value is more than EUR 2.5 million.
Apart from project management and engineering services, the assignment comprises an option to deliver construction management, site services and commissioning services. The services will be provided by several business units of the Forest Industry business group.
Kemira is building chemical plants in connection with Botnia's chemical pulp mill in Uruguay to supply sodium chlorate, chlorine dioxide and oxygen for the mill's needs. Kemira's investment will total approximately EUR 60 million.
The Jaakko Pöyry Group's forest industry business group uses the trade name Jaakko Pöyry. Its net sales for 2004 were EUR 186 million. The Forest Industry business group has offices in 19 countries and a staff of 2100 experts worldwide.
JAAKKO PÖYRY GROUP OYJ
Investor Relations Manager
Additional information by:
Tapio Aalto, President, JP-Engineering Ltd.
Tel. +358 9 8947 3401