Ahlsell continues to invest in its logistics center in Hallsberg, Sweden, and Wästbygg Group's subsidiary Logistic Contractor has been entrusted with the construction of two buildings totaling 42,000 sqm and a cold warehouse of 15,000 sqm. The order value amounts to SEK 600 million.
Certification according to Breeam level Excellent will ensure the buildings' long-term sustainability in important areas such as energy use, materials and indoor climate.
– This is a very interesting project where we look forward to contribute with our specialist expertise in logistics facilities to enable for Ahlsell's to expand further. Ahlsell signed an agreement with Hallsberg municipality to acquire the land earlier this year and now we are all ready to get started, says Benn Karlberg, CEO of Logistic Contractor AB.
The work on detailed planning will begin immediately and the new facility will be handed over to Ahlsell at the end of 2024.
– Logistic Contractor has valuable knowledge of logistics facilities and also shares our high ambition in sustainability. By investing in the expansion, we ensure efficient and sustainable logistics in the future as well, which creates added value for both customers and suppliers, says Daniel Johansson, Logistics Manager Ahlsell Sverige AB.
For more information, please contact:
Benn Karlberg, CEO Logistic Contractor
Phone: +46 73920 17 70
Jonas Jönehall, CEO Wästbygg Group
Phone: +46 73 920 19 01
Robin Sundin, Group Legal Counsel and Head of Investor Relations
Phone: +46 72 529 30 04
About Wästbygg Group:
Wästbygg Group is a listed construction and project development company that builds and develops residential, commercial buildings and community service properties, as well as logistics and industrial facilities – always with a major focus on sustainability. The group comprises Wästbygg AB, Rekab Entreprenad AB, Logistic Contractor AB and Inwita Fastigheter AB.
The group operates in the most rapidly expanding markets in Sweden, with Logistic Contractor also providing services in Denmark, Norway and Finland. In 2022, the group had sales of SEK 5.8 billion and 600 employees.