Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. : Boskalis signs contract St Petersburg port project in attendance of Russian Deputy PM Dvorkovich and Dutch PM Rutte Papendrecht, 20 June 2013 Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces the contract award for the construction of the Bronka Port in StPetersburg. The contract was signed at the StPetersburg International Economic Forum in attendance of the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Arkady Dvorkovich and the Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mr. Mark Rutte. The project involves the reclamation of land for the construction of the new port facility 'Bronka' in St Petersburg. A total volume of up to 3 million cubic meters sand will be dredged and reclaimed using trailer suction hopper dredgers to create approximately 85 hectares of new terminal area. The contract value is approximately EUR 25 million and the project is expected to be completed in 2013. Boskalis' strategy is aimed at benefitting from key macro-economic factors which drive worldwide demand in our markets: expansion of the global economy, increase in energy consumption, global population growth and the challenges that go hand in hand with climate change. This project is driven by increasing global trade. Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global services provider operating in the dredging, maritime infrastructure and maritime services sectors. The company provides creative and innovative all-round solutions to infrastructural challenges in the maritime, coastal and delta regions of the world with the construction and maintenance of ports and waterways, land reclamation, coastal defense and riverbank protection. In addition, Boskalis offers a wide variety of marine services and contracting for the offshore energy sector including subsea, heavy transport, lifting and installation (through Boskalis Offshore and Dockwise) and towage and salvage (through SMIT). It also has strategic partnerships in the Middle East (Archirodon) and in terminal services (Smit Lamnalco). With a versatile fleet of over 1,100 units Boskalis operates in around 75 countries across six continents. Including its share in partnerships, Boskalis has approximately 15,600 employees. This press release can also be found on our website www.boskalis.com. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION Investor Relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer firstname.lastname@example.org Press: Arno Schikker email@example.com T +31 78 6969310 F +31 78 6969020 PDF version of this press release Image ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. via Thomson Reuters ONE HUG#1710997
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Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. : Boskalis signs contract St Petersburg port project in attendance of Russian Deputy PM
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