Invitation to a Uponor press briefing

Uponor Corporation                      Investor news                    21 September 2012 9.02 EET

Invitation to a Uponor press briefing

Uponor Corporation and KWH Group Ltd have today announced a plan for a major industry transformation, which would involve the merger of both companies’ infrastructure businesses into a new joint venture company comprising Uponor’s Intrastructure Solutions and KWH Pipe Ltd. Uponor Corporation will hold a press briefing on the topic today at 11.00 EET.

The briefing session will also be webcast and recorded. The webcast can be accessed through > Investors.

The webcast is hosted by Uponor’s President and CEO Jyri Luomakoski and KWH Group’s President and CEO Peter Höglund.

Questions can be sent in advance or during the webcast by email to You can also make questions by phone at the end of the conference. More information, with instructions on how to join the conference call, can be found on our website, > Investors.

The venue for the press briefing session is at Hotel Scandic Simonkenttä, cabinet Mansku, Simonkatu 9, Helsinki, Finland. Attendees are kindly requested to arrive in time due to the live webcast.

Uponor Corporation

Tarmo Anttila
Vice President, Communications
Tel. +358 20 129 2852

NASDAQ OMX - Helsinki


Uponor is a leading international provider of plumbing and indoor climate solutions for residential and commercial building markets across Europe and North America. In Northern Europe, Uponor is also a prominent supplier of infrastructure pipe systems. Uponor offers its customers solutions that are sustainable and safe and reliable to own and operate. The Group employs approx. 3,100 persons, in 30 countries. In 2011, Uponor's net sales totalled ca €800 million. Uponor Corporation is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki in Finland.