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Harju Elekter has signed a contract with the European Organization for Nuclear Research

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AS Harju Elekter Elektrotehnika, the Estonian manufacturing company of the Harju Elekter Group, signed on July 26, 2022 a three-year contract with CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, for the supply of low voltage switchgear for a volume total estimated over 1 million euros, with an option for a two-year extension.

For Harju Elekter, the contract offers the opportunity to collaborate in an innovative way with an international research organization and to contribute to the development of research technology.

CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world and the most powerful particle accelerator, the LHC. The main areas of research at CERN are elementary particle physics and nuclear physics. Founded in 1954, CERN has 33 Member States and Associate Members, including, since last year, Estonia.

Harju Elekter is an international industrial group with more than 50 years of experience, whose main activity is the development and production of electrical and automation equipment. Part of Harju Elekter’s technical solutions are aimed at the renewable energy sector, offering complete plans for solar power plants, electric vehicle charging stations and other related solutions. Its factories in Estonia, Finland, Sweden and Lithuania employ approximately 900 people and the Group’s turnover for the first half of 2022 was 79.2 million euros. Harju Elekter shares are listed on the Nasdaq Tallinn Stock Exchange.

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