Imtech : Imtech: technology partner in new tram project in Antwerp, order 50 million euro

 Imtech : Imtech: technology partner in new tram project in Antwerp, order 50
                                 million euro

Gouda - Royal Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside
Europe) announces that yesterday agreement has been reached with the Flemish
transport authority De Lijn for improvement of the sustainable public
infrastructure in and accessibility of Antwerp. For the implementation of this
DBFM agreement a Special Purpose Company (SPV) - NV Livan Infrastructure - was
founded with Lijninvest as a public shareholder and Poseidon Infrastructure
(the combination of Imtech, Denys and Macquarie Capital Group) as a private
partner. For Imtech, which acts as technology partner, this means a contract
worth over 50 million euro.

René van der Bruggen, CEO Imtech: 'This contract demonstrates that, as part of
Livan Infrastructure, we are capable of bringing complex technological public
infrastructure developments and improvements of accessibility in and around
large cities such as Antwerp to an operational and well-considered plan of

Livan 1 Antwerp Tram Project
The Livan 1 Antwerp Tram Project comprises a Design, Build, Finance and
Maintain (DBFM) project to improve and expand tram services and accompanying
infrastructure on the outskirts of Antwerp for a period of 25 years. A new
tram route using existing tunnels and tram stations will be constructed as
part of the Antwerp Mobility Masterplan. From the Park & Ride station in
Wommelgem travellers are able to reach to the Antwerp Central Station in 15
minutes. The ultimate objective of this and other initiatives is that in 2020,
half of all movements in the Antwerp agglomeration will take place via public
transport, on foot or by bike. The total investment is 100 million euro.
Macquarie Capital is financial advisor to Livan Infrastructure and a
shareholder in Poseidon SA Infrastructure. Denys will provide the civil and
construction activities and Imtech is responsible for all technical

Imtech: technology partner
Imtech is realising all technical solutions in this new tram project,
including automated control and automatic train signalling that satisfy the
most stringent safety requirements, the traction and high voltage, camera and
telecommunications solutions, the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air
Conditioning) in the stations, the sustainable lighting as well as all fire
extinguishing solutions in the tunnels. Imtech will also be responsible for
technical maintenance and management for a 25 year period.


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Imtech profile
Royal Imtech N.V. is a European technical services provider in the fields of
electrical solutions, ICT (information and communication technology) and
mechanical solutions. With 29,000 employees, Imtech achieves annual revenue of
more than 5.1 billion euro. Imtech holds strong positions in the buildings and
industry markets in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Austria,
Eastern Europe, Sweden, Norway, Finland, the UK, Ireland, Turkey and Spain,
the European markets of ICT and Traffic as well as in the global marine
market. In total Imtech serves 23,000 customers. Imtech offers added value
with integrated and multidisciplinary total solutions that lead to better
business processes and more efficiency for customers and the customers they,
in their turn, serve. Imtech also offers solutions that contribute towards a
sustainable society - for example, in the areas of energy, the environment,
water and traffic. Imtech shares are listed on the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam,
where Imtech is included in the Midkap Index. Imtech shares are also included
in the Dow Jones STOXX 600 index.

Pdf: Imtech Press Release


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