NCC to Build Frederiksberg High School in Copenhagen for SEK 215 Million

Solna, SWEDEN


SOLNA, Sweden, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC has been commissioned by the municipality of Frederiksberg, just outside central Copenhagen, to build a new senior high school. The order is worth approximately SEK 215 million (DKK 192 million)

The new high school, which will be located in a completely new urban district in Frederiksberg, will have a capacity for about 620 pupils and a total of approximately 9,000 square meters of floor space.

NCC will be the main contractor for the project. The high school has been designed by architect Henning Larsens Tegnestue. Construction will commence on August 1 and the new high school is scheduled for completion during December 2003.

NCC has already successfully renovated the indoor swimming complex in Frederiksberg.

"NCC regards construction of Frederiksberg High School as an exciting new assignment. Our past experience of working together with Frederiksberg municipality has been excellent," said Ole Kristian Bottheim, NCC's project manager.

For further information, please contact:

Ole Kristian Bottheim, Project Manager NCC Construction DenmarkTel +45 39 10 39 10

Gisela Lindstrand, Press Relation Manager NCC AB Tel +46 8 585 52346 or +46 70 392 9500

All of NCC's press releases are available on www.ncc.se

NCC is one of the leading construction and property development companies in the Nordic region. NCC has annual sales of SEK 46 billion, with 25,000 employees.

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