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Proffice new supplier to Swerock

Proffice new supplier to Swerock
Proffice in a tender selected as the preferred supplier to the logistics company Swerock, a subsidiary Peab. The agreement of logistics services to the North Country Logistics Ltd who establish an iron ore mine near Kaunisvaara in Pajala in Norrbotten.

- The mining industry is in an expansive phase and Proffice Mining, which already has operations in Kiruna and Pajala, are in place to provide services also in the Northland project, says Carina Bj&oumlrkefors, director of Proffice Sweden.

Proffice assignments for competency officials, drivers and machine operators. Until the end of the year 2012/2013 is needed about 100 people in the project, including 50 drivers, 20 operators and 10 officials. According to preliminary estimates, expects Swerock to the need for additional workers will increase by about 300 people by 2015.

Norhtlandprojektet begins with a period ending 31 december 2012, then going on a volume build-up period in 2013.

From 1 January 2015 it is estimated that the business of storing and loading the iron ore concentrate will be in full swing. From the loading station at Kaunisvaaragruvan a 15 mil from LKAB's mines in Kiruna and Malmberget, the concentrate is transported by truck to a transfer station in Pitk&aumlj&aumlrvi. It loaded the concentrate, stored and loaded onto rail for transport to Narvik.

- We are proud and delighted to have been entrusted to recruit staff and be able to call Swerock preferred customer, says Carina Bj&oumlrkefors.

- In a mission of this magnitude, it is important to have a lot of resources to recruit all the talent we need. Proffice has shown that they have the resources and a well-thought-out approach that makes us confident that working together with them in the very important projects we start, says Staffan Bremander, Human Resources at Peab, Business Industrial Scandinavia.

Translated from Norwegian to English.


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