ÅF wins lighting project for the new Slussen traffic interchange in Stockholm
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ÅF has won a contract, awarded by the City of Stockholm, to plan and develop an all-round lighting solution for the new traffic interchange and urban public space at the Slussen site in central Stockholm. Work on the project will start immediately and is expected to continue up to and into 2015.
The value of the order for ÅF is estimated to be approximately SEK 6 million a year.
ÅF will be responsible for designing and developing a lighting solution that will meet all the needs of the planned new Slussen interchange. The project will involve specialists representing many different fields of ÅF's extensive technical and design expertise within Lighting.
The ÅF business area Lighting (division Infrastructure) has won several prestigious international awards for its work in recent years. These include the International Association of Lighting Designers' (IALD) Award of Excellence in 2010 and the French lighting award LumiVille - Prix Espace Public 2010 for the illumination of the Nyborg Bridges in Denmark, and both the IALD's Award of Excellence and the Award of Sustainability in 2011 for the waterfront lighting solution in Helsingborg, Sweden. Also in 2011, ÅF Lighting won both the Danish Lighting Prize and the Danish Road Directorate's Prize for its work on Aalborg harbour promenade.
The ÅF Group is a leader in technical consulting, with expertise founded on more than a century of experience. We offer highly qualified services and solutions for industrial processes, infrastructure projects and the development of products and IT systems. Today the ÅF Group has more than 4,500 employees.
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