The Nordic
Community Builder

Peab is one of the leading construction and civil engineering companies in the Nordic area with operations in Sweden, Norway and Finland.

Peab affects society and the environment for the people who now and in the future will live with what we develop, build and construct. Peab is also a big employer with local roots and has consequently a considerable responsibility.

Peab participates in developing a more sustainable society. This means that Peab strives to meet the demands and expectations from our surroundings and at the same time create new business opportunities.

Peab’s business contributes to society by developing and building new homes and offices, public functions like schools, libraries, hospitals and infrastructure in the form of bridges and roads. In other words we make a difference in daily life in both small and large places.

Long-term relationships with customers and suppliers result in better social, environmental and economic conditions. Stable profitability generates the funds necessary to
develop our business and returns for our shareholders.

Operative net sales

SEK 50.3 billion

Per business area, 2017

Per geographic area, 2017

Per customer type, 2017
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Peab is a lasting and secure employer that prioritizes health and a safe work environment. Peab offers personal development opportunities in a company culture based on respect for equal rights and characterized by our core values; Down-to-earth, Developing, Personal and Reliable.

Number of employees, approximately


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Business model

Peab is characterized by a decentralized and cost-efficient organization with four cooperating business areas whose operations are based on local entrepreneurship close to the customer. Our business model with four business areas creates opportunities throughout the value chain in a construction project.

Four collaborating business areas create added value

Business area Construction works with everything from new construction of homes, public and commercial premises to renovations and extensions as well as offering construction services.

Business area Civil Engineering is active on the local civil engineering market as well as in larger Nordic infrastructure projects like highways, railroads and bridges. It also operates and maintains streets and roads.

Business area Industry delivers, among other things, ballast, concrete, asphalt, temporary electricity and prefabricated concrete elements to external customers and the other business areas in Peab. The business area also provides cranes, equipment and transportation and takes care of production waste.

Business area Project Development handles Group acquisitions as well as development, management and divestment of housing and commercial property. Housing Development is mainly geared towards private consumers while Property Development is aimed at real estate investors.

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