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2016-12-05

Rejlers: Nettalliansen chooses Rejlers Embriq for IT- operation services

Rejlers Embriq has entered into an agreement with Nettalliansen for
provision of services relating to IT operation. The agreement covers
comprehensive IT operations for more than 47 energy companies
throughout Norway and includes implementation, operation and
maintenance of infrastructure, end-user equipment and standard office
support applications.

Through the agreement Rejlers Embriq will take responsibility for
set-up and overall operation, as well as responsibility for
integration support for future specialist applications that are part
of Nettalliansen's digitalisation process.

IT services from Rejlers Embriq - an important element of the
digitalisation process

Nettalliansen is an expertise and purchasing alliance of small and
medium-sized energy distribution companies that looks after its
owners' interests by establishing competitive and attractive shared
services. The IT services that Rejlers Embriq will now supply are an
important contribution to supporting the digitalisation process of
the owner companies. Nettalliansen and Rejlers Embriq are already
working in partnership to deliver and operate new smart electricity
meters (AMS) for over 180,000 homes across Norway.

Overall perspective on services
"Rejlers Embriq has a good understanding of industry needs and fulfils
requirements in terms of price and service quality, which is
essential for us," says Torgeir Brovold, Managing Director at
Nettalliansen, and concludes: "Rejlers Embriq is way ahead when it
comes to digitalisation and stands out as the most cost-effective
partner for Nettalliansen."

Smart cooperation
"We are pleased to be further strengthening Nettalliansen's
competitiveness," says René Eriksen, Vice President Operations at
Rejlers Embriq. "IT is becoming a very important means for achieving
the objectives and overcoming the challenges facing the industry.
Nettalliansen stands for smart collaboration in the power sector, and
our services make modern and effective solutions available to them.
This brings considerable synergies that will benefit all the owners,
regardless of size or geography," he says.

"Here at Rejlers Embriq we are delighted to be expanding our
collaboration with Nettalliansen. Through our expertise within the
power sector, substantial market share and solid IT expertise we can
realise considerable potential together with Nettalliansen. We are
looking forward to contributing in the form of flexible IT services,
smart choices and strategic use of IT in the years to come," says
Thomas Pettersen, CEO of Rejlers Embriq.

About the agreement
The duration of the agreement, including options, is a total of 5
years, with a value in the order of NOK 100 million for the period.
The services are being set up and the first energy distribution
companies will be switched to the new platform by the end of the
year.

About Nettalliansen
Nettalliansen AS is an expertise and purchasing alliance owned by
small and medium-sized energy distribution companies. Nettalliansen
aims to look after its owners' interests by establishing competitive
and attractive shared services that contribute to increasing latitude
for each local energy distribution company. Nettalliansen is
experiencing strong growth and its ownership currently comprises 47
companies, with a total of 268,000 grid customers. Nettalliansen is
aiming to ensure increased cost efficiency for its owners, and
benefits of scale, cooperation and innovation are its focus areas.
These will be the owners' most important tools for increased
competitiveness, development of new business areas and utilising the
expertise of its owners through profitable coordination of resources.

About Rejlers Embriq
Rejlers Embriq is part of the Rejlers Group and is a business with 160
employees and an annual turnover of almost NOK 400 million. Rejlers
Embriq helps to achieve business gains through digitalisation of
physical infrastructure, smart choices and strategic use of IT. We
design, develop and manage IT solutions and have a Nordic focus and
strong roots with a presence in Oslo, Halden, Drammen, Gothenburg,
Stockholm and Motala.

For further information:
Peter Rejler; President and CEO, email: peter.rejler@rejlers.se
Thomas Pettersen; CEO Rejlers Embriq, +47 950 22 323, email:
thomas.pettersen@embriq.no

Rejlers is one of the largest engineering consultancy firms in the
Nordic region. Our 2,000 experts work with projects in the areas of
Building and property, Energy, Industry and Infrastructure. At
Rejlers, you will meet specialist engineers with the knowledge,
cutting edge expertise and energy to achieve results. We are still
experiencing rapid growth and can now be found in 80 locations in
Sweden, Finland and Norway. Rejlers recorded revenue of SEK 1.9
billion in 2015 and its class B share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

This information is information that Rejlers AB (publ) is obliged to
make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The
information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the
contact person set out above, at 08.00 CET on December 5th 2016.

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