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News - 2016


2016-11-10  Welcome Hanna Vikström

Hanna started working at Kraftkonsult in November. She is a processor and will be working out of our offices in Uppsala. She has previously worked at Upplands Energi.

"I'm very excited to start working at Kraftkonsult. I'm convinced that it's going to be both fun and challenging!"



2016-11-08  Welcome Eva Slätis

Eva is our regional manager for the southern region (Gävle, Uppsala, Solna). She has previously worked at Svensk Energi/Energiföretagen Sverige, where her main focus has been issues concerning health, work environment and safety.

"It's great to be back at Kraftkonsult. The company has grown and acquired a lot of talented employees and a great deal of competence.

I'm really looking forward to contributing to the development of Kraftkonsult."



2016-10-25  "Gasell" 2016

We are happy to announce that Kraftkonsult for the second year in a row has been named one of the fastest growing businesses in Sweden, a "Gasell" company. We want to thank our clients for continuing to believe in us, and our wonderful staff for all your hard work! We are going to stay on the right track and become even more competent, caring and committed. We hope that you will join us on our journey!

A "Gasell" company has:

  • an annual turnover of more than 10 million SEK
  • a minimun of ten employees
  • at least doubled its turnover since the first year
  • increased its turnover every year for the past three years
  • a positive EBIT over the last four years
  • grown organically, not through acquisitions or mergers
  • healthy finances
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2016-09-13  Welcome Anton Paulsson

Anton is our new forester who started working at our offices in Uppsala at the end of August. He is from Stockholm and has a degree in forestry. His main focus will be forest maintenance and valuation.

"I'm really looking forward to becoming a part of this great group of people. It'll be great to learn from them and also to contribute with my own competence."



2016-09-08  Regional manager

This spring, Andreas Söderholm was appointed regional manager for the northern region. This is a natural step in our growth, which makes it easier for us to support our clients and employees. It also enables us to make quicker decisions where all parties get to voice their opinion.

The regional manager takes active measures to develop and improve the day-to-day operations of the region and works to maintain a healthy work environment.

Tommy Norgren and Andreas will split the line management responsibility.



2016-09-05  Welcome Emelie Hägglund

Emelie started at Kraftkonsult on September 1st and is stationed in Gävle.

Her main area is business development and she will work on developing the company's business process. Emelie is from Umeå and has a degree in information systems.

"I'm excited to become a part of Kraftkonsult and I'm looking forward to getting more experience!"



2016-08-31  Kraftkonsult as an employer

We have gotten the results of the yearly employee satisfaction survey. The employees gave us a 9 out of 10 when asked "How would you rate Kraftkonsult as an employer?"

We are constantly working on improving as an employer in order to keep our competent staff and attract new talents.



2016-07-11  Welcome John Lundberg

John started working at Kraftkonsult at the beginning of July. He will work out of our offices in Solna, Stockholm as a project manager.

John has over 40 years of experience in the industry. He has worked as a trencher and a field technician and has a lot of experience of the electricity market. During the 00's, he worked as a project client and a project manager in the Stockholm area for EON, Vattenfall and Fortum.

"After many years in the industry, I'm now excited to take on new challenges and become a part of Kraftkonsult, a growing cutting-edge company with a lot of competence in the electric power industry."

Welcome John!



2016-06-30  Improved fringe benefits

Kraftkonsult has increased the fringe benefits for all employees. Our employees are our most important asset, which means that we want to do everything we can to improve the work environment and keep our staff motivated and happy. This also improves the quality of our work.

The updated employee agreement includes:

  • Possibility for all employees to acquire a company car
  • Better insurance
  • Access to personal trainers and increased benefits for health and wellness training
  • Increased benefits for parental and sick leave
  • Increased healthcare benefits
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2016-06-27  Contribution to Jobbsprånget

Kraftkonsult is one of 15 employers taking part in the project Jobbsprånget. Our intern Saad was interviewed together with his supervisor. Check out the video clip or read the article here.



2016-06-23  Welcome Emma Eriksson

Emma started at Kraftkonsult in the middle of June and works out of our office in Uppsala.

"I'm excited to become a part of this growing company. I'm looking forward to new opportunities and challenges."

Emma has previously worked at Sweco as a documentation technician.

Welcome Emma!



2016-06-20  Welcome Ronnie Dannebrant

Ronnie started working at Kraftkonsult in the middle of June and will work out of our office in Söderhamn as a project manager.

"I'm excited to become a part of this competent company and to get the opportunity to develop my own skills."

Ronnie has previously worked in fire protection.

Welcome Ronnie!



2016-06-09  New deal with Dala Energi

We have signed a framework agreement with Dala Energi Elnät AB comprising technical contracting services such as processing, project planning, inspection, project management, concession and analysis. The agreement covers both electrical grids and fiber grids.

The agreement will be valid for four years starting June 3rd 2016.

Dala Energi


2016-06-07  New deal with Sala-Heby Elnät AB

Kraftkonsult has signed a framework agreement with Sala-Heby Energi Elnät AB comprising processing services. The agreement is valid from June 1st 2016 to December 31st 2018 and can be extended for up to two years.

Sala-Heby


2016-04-25  Multimillion deal with SVK

Kraftkonsult has signed an agreement with Svenska kraftnät regarding maintenance of power line corridors in the southern and middle parts of Norrland. The four year agreement has an estimated value of 24 million SEK and takes effect in January of 2017.

Kraftkonsult has grown significantly the past few years. In the fall of 2015, we became one of the fastest growing companies in Sweden. The positive development has allowed us to hire a lot of new people, but has also placed heavy demands on the organization as our staff has more than doubled in a short period of time. The beginning of 2016 has been productive and we feel confident as the year progresses.

 



2016-04-21  Saad is our new intern

After careful consideration, Kraftkonsult selected Saad among all the applicants from Jobbsprånget.

Saad started his internship at Kraftkonsult in the beginning of April. He is stationed in Solna, where he, among other things, will focus on how to develop the business side of the company. This is a four month internship and we're looking forward to a rewarding journey for both parties in this pilot project organized by Jobbsprånget. Our previous experiences with Tekniksprånget through the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has generated many synergy effects when working towards getting certified to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

We welcome Saad and hope that we can help increase the opportunities for newly arrived engineers in Sweden.

Saad Mushtaq


2016-04-20  Sweden's youngest processor

We want to thank our clients for the confidence to give Johan Lundqvist a chance to develop in this industry. Good luck, Johan!

Read the article:

http://www.svenskenergi.se/Pressrum/Nyheter/Johan-23-Sveriges-yngste-beredare-Satsa-pa-energi---det-ger-jobb-/.

 

 



2016-04-05  ISO certificates

As of March 2016, Kraftkonsult i Skandinavien AB is certified to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. We'd like to thank our clients and partners who have made this possible through a constant demand for quality, security and environmental consideration.

We are grateful for your confidence in us as we continue on this journey. These ISO certificates have given us the tools to streamline our work on improvements, sharpen the quality of our work, attract new clients and, last but not least, provide an attractive workplace for our employees.

Read more about our certificates here.

ISO 9001 ISO 14001 OHSAS 18001


2016-03-03  Kraftkonsult joins Jobbsprånget

Kraftkonsult i Skandinavien AB is one of 14 companies that have signed up for Jobbsprånget, the new "Fast Track" internship for newly arrived engineers.

We have received 22 applications and are currently in the process of choosing the right candidate.

The newspaper Dagens Nyheter published an article about this.
Click here to read the article.


2016-02-01  Certified processors

​By the end of 2015, several of our processors had gotten their EBR certifications. Magnus Wiklund, Christian Nyström, Johan Lundqvist and Johan Enström are now certified by Svensk Energi.

This is part of Kraftkonsult's vision to constantly strive for higher quality and to encourage each staff member to grow in the workplace.

  • Johan Lundkvist

    Johan Lundqvist

  • Christian Nyström

    Christian Nyström

  • Johan Enström

    Johan Enström

  • Magnus Wiklund

    Magnus Wiklund



2016-01-28  Sellihca

Achilles has renewed Kraftkonsult’s Sellihca qualification. The qualification is valid from January 28, 2016 to February 23, 2017.

Achilles launches supplier audits in the Nordic countries. Achilles annually performs over 8000 audits in various industries around the world. The audit supports buyers with risk management linked to social responsibility, environment, safety and quality. Suppliers get the opportunity to show their strengths and how well they fulfill the established criteria. They are also provided with a good basis for identifying development opportunities and establishing procedures for continuous improvement.

Read more about our certifications here.

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2016-01-18  General agreement with Svenska kraftnät

​We recently signed a general agreement with Svenska kraftnät which includes the services: archaeologist, planning official, ground and water investigator, biologist, EIA consultant, land acquisition and forestry services, and GIS consultant.

It is a three year agreement with possibility of extension.

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2016-01-11  Welcome Gustav Cederholm

​Gustav started working at our office in Uppsala on the 4th of January. He will mainly focus on project management.

"I'm really looking forward to getting started with my work at Kraftkonsult and taking on new challenges."

Gustav has previously worked at Vattenfall Services as a maintenance manager.

Welcome, Gustav!