ChromoGenics AB (publ) has been selected to supply, with the facade contractor Fasadglas AB, approximately 600m2 of dynamic glass to Atrium Ljungberg’s project in Gränbystaden, Uppsala. The order includes expanding the mall where ChromoGenic's dynamic glass contributes with increased energy efficiency and indoor comfort.
ChromoGenics will deliver ConverLight™ dynamic glass to some of the projects in Gränbystaden in Uppsala. The order includes expansion of the mall, which is expected to begin in the second half of 2017 and to be completed before the Christmas trade in 2018. ConverLight™ provides buildings with effective solar control, which contributes to improved energy efficiency and indoor comfort as well as add value to environmental certification of real estate.
"We are proud to be part of this project focusing on sustainable buildings," commences Thomas Almesjö, CEO of ChromoGenics. "Our product ConverLight™ controls heat and light transmission while maintaining daylight and full view to the outside world. This results in energy savings and increases the comfort and well-being of people staying in the building. In addition, ConverLight™ contributes to lower operating costs and environmental certification of buildings, which is high on today's agenda to achieve European environmental goals to reduce CO2 emissions by 20 percent by 2020, "concludes Thomas Almesjö.
"In Gränbystaden we want to create Uppsala's second city center by continuing to build city qualities and develop the area with a mix of business trade, offices and housing, as well as service and cultural activities. Our properties are to be attractive and modern with high energy efficiency", initiates Michael Neumann, Project manager at Atrium Ljungberg. "ConverLight™ dynamic glass was chosen for its flexible design and the benefits of energy efficiency and indoor comfort. This is a very good solar control solution because environment and sustainability are high on our agenda, "concludes Michael Neumann, Atrium Ljungberg.
"Our aim is to be the first to offer our customers the latest and most suitable innovations in the glass industry, where sustainable construction and energy efficiency are in focus. With ConverLight™ we offer dynamic solar control for increased energy savings and indoor comfort without having to make aesthetic claims on the exterior facade, "says Linus Moëll at Fasadglas in Uppsala AB. "We think it is really exciting to be one of the first in Sweden to offer dynamic glass that contributes positively to the environmental goals," concludes Linus Moëll.
Thomas Almesjö, CEO
Susanne Andersson, CFO & Head of Communications
Tel: +46 18 430 0430
This information is such that ChromoGenics 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 08:30 CET on April 27, 2017.
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ChromoGenics is a leader in dynamic glass with controllable heat- and light transmission. The company’s unique electrochromic technology ConverLight™, provides sustainable solar control with increased indoor comfort and energy efficiency. In 2016 the company started commercial sales to real estate projects in Scandinavia.
ChromoGenics is located in Uppsala and has about 20 employees. The technology is derived from the world leading research center at Ångström Laboratory at Uppsala University. The plant has been partly financed by a conditional loan from the Swedish Energy Agency. ChromoGenics share (CHRO) is listed on Nasdaq First North Stockholm with G&W Fondkommission as Certified Adviser. www.chromogenics.com
About Atrium Ljungberg
Atrium Ljungberg is one of Sweden's biggest listed property companies. We are located in growth markets in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Uppsala. Our focus is on owning, developing and managing primarily retail and office property In order to create exciting urban environments that are sustainable in the long run, attractive over time and have space for education, culture, services and housing. The total letting area is over one million square meters, distributed among around fifty properties and valued at SEK 39 billion. The retail hubs draw 60 million customers and visitors on an annual basis and the areas include more than 30,000 workers and students as well as 1,000 residents. Atrium Ljungberg is listed on the NASDAQ Stockholm Large Cap list. www.al.se
Michael Neumann, Project manager Atrium Ljungberg
Tel: +46 70 927 60 95
About Fasadglas AB
Fasadglas was founded in 1913, and is one of the oldest companies in glass and metal work. Over the years, the craft has gone hand in hand with the search for new solutions and systems. Therefore, today we are a glass constructor who master the entire chain. From innovation and dimensioning, to construction and construction. www.fasadglas.se
Linus Moëll, Fasadglas i Uppsala AB
Tel: +46 (0) 18 13 76 08