Press releases 2010

MT Højgaard achieved acceptable results in a difficult year

24 March 2011

As was the case for other businesses in the construction and civil engineering industry, 2010 was a difficult year for MT Højgaard. Read press release

Offshore foundations for DONG Energy near Anholt

17 December 2010

MT Højgaard has been awarded a major contract valued at around DKK 1.3 billion (in round figures) for Dong Energy.Read press release

MT Højgaard sells service activities in Promecon

15 December 2010

The service activities in the steel- and piping business Promecon is to be sold, and the re-maining part is to be discontinued.Read press release

Cooperation agreement for the Femern Belt Fixed Link

3 December 2010

MT Højgaard, Züblin and HOCHTIEF Construction have entered into an agreement to jointly seek prequalification to bid for the fixed link across the Femern Belt.Read press release

Obtained turnover of approx. DKK 4 billion

30 August 2010

New orders at the amount of DKK 4.4 billion gave a volume of orders of DKK 8 billion at the beginning of the second half of the year.Read press release

MT Højgaard builds Greenland’s largest shopping centre

24 August 2010

The first sod has been cut for a 25,000 gross floor area of shops and offices in Nuuk city centreRead press release

MT Højgaard bids for major bridge project in Scotland

28 July 2010

MT Højgaard joins the Forthspan consortium to bid for the construction of a major new bridge in Scotland. Read press release

First foundation installed for 315 MW offshore wind farm

6 July 2010

On 24 June, MT Højgaard installed the first foundation for the Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm, which is located off the coast of Norfolk in England.Read press release

MT Højgaard acquires Carlo Lorentzen A/S

10 June 2010

MT Højgaard – Denmark’s leading building and civil engineering company – strengthens its position on Zealand by acquisition of Carlo Lorentzen A/S.Read press release

MT Højgaard reaffirms outlook for 2010

28 May 2010

As expected, the hard winter coupled with the economic climate led to a weak first quarter for MT Højgaard, and both revenue and results lagged behind last year’s first quarter. Read press release

MT Højgaard finishes big railway bridge on time

18 May 2010

On Tuesday 11 May at 4.50 a.m. the train traffic in Södertälje south of Stockholm was diverted from the old to the new railway bridge.Read press release

New Chairman of MT Højgaard’s Board of Directors

16 April 2010

Mr Helge Israelsen is the new chairman of the board of MT Højgaard a/s – at the same time the number of board members is reduced from 12 to 10.Read press release

MT Højgaard has been awarded a major contract valued at approximately EUR 130m.

12 March 2010

MT Højgaard to design, fabricate and install offshore foundations for Lincs Offshore Wind Farm Ltd.Read press release

2009 was a good year for MT Højgaard

5 March 2010

MT Højgaard delivered revenue of DKK 9.1 billion and profit before tax of just over DKK 300 million in 2009. This corresponds to a pre-tax margin of 3.4% compared with 3.2% in 2008.Read press release

MT Højgaard to design and build waste water treatment plant in Bangladesh

22 February 2010

MT Højgaard has been awarded a contract in Bangladesh worth EUR 84m (DKK 626m) in a 50/50 consortium with the French company Dégremont for DWASA (Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority). Read press release