Reference of the Month – March 2019

In Mandal a new prison is being built, and Norsk Stål has supplied several steel products for the construction process.

On behalf of the Ministry of Justice, Statsbygg is building a new prison in Agder, with departments on Froland and in Mandal. The project is expected to be completed and handed over to Correctional Services during the first half of 2020 (Statsbygg.no).

Norsk Stål has supplied approximately 230 tonnes of different steel products for the project in Mandal.

The largest delivery has been to our customer OPS Mekaniske. The delivery included:

  • 80 tonnes for the main prison
  • 27 tonnes for the leisure building
  • 21 tonnes for the gate building
  • 11 tonnes for the speciality ward
  • 5 tonnes for the warehouse

The products delivered was mainly beams and hollow sections, however we also supplied 8 tonnes of Hardox plates as well.

Additionally, Norsk Stål has delivered 86,5 tonnes with 4 mm Hardox 450 plates for our customer Sør Stål. These will be distributed over several prison construction projects, of which 200 of 601 plates will go to Agder Fengsel, department Mandal.