latest news releases from the newsroom
NCC Acquires Western Swedish Construction company
SOLNA, Sweden, Feb. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC is acquiring Anjobygg AB. The acquired company, which holds strong market position, particularly in the civil engineering and heavy industrial construction segments, had total sales in 2002 of SEK 300 million, which generated healthy profitability. The acquisition is subject to the approval of the Swedish Competition Authority.
Notice of Annual General Meeting in Micronic Laser Systems AB (publ.)
TABY, Sweden, Feb. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Micronic Laser Systems AB (publ.) (Other OTC:MICLF) (Stockholm:MICR) are hereby given notice to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM), to be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at 5 PM at Nasby Slott, Djursholmsvagen 30, Taby, Sweden
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA
Petroleum Geo-Services Reports Increased Production from the Varg Field
OLSO, Norway, Feb. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Petroleum Geo-Services ASA ('PGS') (NYSE:PGO) (Oslo:PGS) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Pertra AS has successfully sidetracked the A-15 well, within the Varg reservoir. The well is flowing at a rate of 12,500 barrels of oil per day, increasing the total daily output from the field from around 11,500 barrels per day prior to the new well, to a total daily production of approximately 25,000 barrels of oil.
Telenor Grants Share Options
FORNEBU, Norway, Feb. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telenor ASA (Nasdaq:TELN) has granted share options to 110 managers and key personnel to subscribe for up to 2,850,000 shares.
Sectra Supplies Digital Radiology to Sweden's Largest Private Emergency Hospital
LINKOPING, Sweden, Feb. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Swedish IT and medical technology company Sectra (Other OTC:SSBBF) (Stockholm:SECTb) has signed an agreement regarding the digitization of radiology operations at S:t Goran Hospital in Stockholm and its three satellite clinics. The purchaser is Capio Diagnostik, a private medical healthcare provider. The agreement is valid for five years and entails Capio Diagnostik paying Sectra per examination. Currently, the clinics perform 120,000 to 130,000 examinations every year.