Press release - Grontmij preferred supplier Sandvik for consulting and engineering services
De Bilt, 30 January 2014 - Leading European consultancy and engineering firm
Grontmij has signed a two-year framework agreement with high-technology and
engineering group Sandvik as preferred supplier of consulting and engineering
services in several areas. The multi-disciplinary contract is valid for the
Swedish market and is expected to be worth several million euro's over the
contract period. The agreement, including an option for a one-year extension,
started in January 2014.
The Grontmij services for Sandvik include several disciplines within the areas
of mechanics, process systems, electricity, automation, buildings,
infrastructure and project- and programme management. Jeroen van der Neut,
Country Managing Director for Grontmij in Sweden says: 'We are proud that our
close cooperation with Sandvik and our excellent delivery of several projects
over recent years, particularly in the town of Sandviken where Sandvik's main
facility in Sweden is located, have now been rewarded by Sandvik with a
framework agreement that covers all their locations in Sweden.'
Grontmij's multi-disciplinary competences
This framework win underlines Grontmij's delivery of multi-disciplinary
competences at the highest levels in an extensive range of consulting and
engineering services for high-technology and industrial partners. In the
Netherlands, Grontmij is the strategic consultancy partner of Stedin, a gas and
electricity operator serving nearly two million clients. Other similar client
relationships include the Belgian Landwind Energy Agency and a significant
number of UK utilities.
Sandvik is a high-technology, engineering group with advanced products and
world-leading positions within selected areas. Worldwide business activities are
conducted through representation in more than 130 countries. In 2012 the Group
had about 49,000 employees, of which 12,000 in Sweden. The group is active
within five business areas: mining, machining solutions, material technology,
construction and venture.
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