July 11, 2011

Ballast Nedam Signs Contract for Carolina Bridge

NIEUWEGEIN, The Netherlands, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

Ballast Nedam has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Public Works
of Suriname for the design and construction of the Carolina bridge across
the Suriname river. The financial close concluding this agreement is
expected to be finalized on 1 August. The net contract value of the project
amounts to EUR 32 million.

Ballast Nedam has a leading position in construction and infrastructure.
The company operates mainly in the Netherlands on integrated and other
projects for companies, public authorities and housing consumers, in the
fields of mobility, housing, employment, leisure and energy. Ballast Nedam
operates internationally in various areas of expertise. Ballast Nedam
supplies project, process and contract management in the development,
implementation and management phases. The company also provides specialized
know-how and skills, and semi-finished and finished products. Ballast Nedam
is listed on NYSE Euronext in Amsterdam. The share is included in the
Amsterdam Small Cap Index.

SOURCE Ballast Nedam NV