In a 50 % collaboration with Otterlei Group, JBU are planning a new real estate project at Havstadodden in Arendal. This new waterfront housing project with 45 apartments, offers great views of “Tromøysundet” and is located only 1, 5 km from the city centre “Pollen”. The development plan also includes a new marina.
JBU and Kanalbyen Eiendom commenced the planning of the second development stage of Kanalbyen during 2017. The new stage, Kanalbyen 2B, will comprise approximately 85-90 new residences available for sale from spring 2018. We are now in the process of optimization floorplans, facades and other interdisciplinary engineering.
The planning of I4Helse (Campus Grimstad Healthcare Innovation) started during 2015. The project work has commenced with an expected construction start date of March 15th 2018. The new building of 3 700 m2 will be completed by August 2019. In addition to this development, UiA is planning a further expansion of 900 m2, as well as a new car park with a capacity of 320 cars.
J.B.Ugland Entreprenør AS started the construction of Anticimex’s new office and warehouse at Kjerlingland during November 2017. Expected completion of this 680 square feet building is set for summer 2018.
J.B.Ugland Eiendomsutvikling AS, through its subsidiary Grøm Eiendom AS, has started the developing process of a new and modern housing area located in the centre of the Campus Grimstad area.
Progress at construction site:
Building A-B: Facades are completed. Work on the interior is ongoing with installation of kitchen and painting.
We are proud to announce that on the 21st March 2017 J.M Ugland & Co acquired the vessel Autopremier. The vessel is a sister ship to the Autopride that was purchased last year.
She was built in 1997 and has capacity for 1220 vehicles. The vessel is on a bareboat contract and operates in Europe.
With a central position, flanked on either side by the E18 main highway and County road fv 420, we are preparing a plot of ca. 2.2 hectares for retail/commercial development. Construction is expected Spring 2018. For more information about the project/plots click here.
On friday January 20th Juan and Johan Benad Ugland visited the construction site of the future Mechatronics Innovation Lab. Representatives from J.B.Ugland Entreprenør had the joy of presenting this new development project of Campus Grimstad, with great interest and engagement from the visiting owners.
Wednesday 18. May marked the construction start of the new Mechatronics Innovation Lab (MIL).
On Tuesday April 19th an Innovation and Investor conference was held at the Creative Meeting Centre in the Technology Park. J. B. Ugland hosted the conference, arranged on the basis of the Seed Capital Fund that will possibly be established in Southern Norway.
We are proud to announce that on the 12th April 2016 J.M Ugland & Co acquired the vessel Autopride. The vessel was built in 1997 and has capacity for 1220 vehicles. The vessel is on a bareboat contract and operates in Europe.
Markedsforum East Agder has declared the developers behind Barbu Brygge as “Marketer of the Year 2015”. The prize is intended as a professional recognition for the marketing work carried out during the preceding year, as well as an inspiration for further work. Read the jury’s justifications in Agderposten.
Nicolai Tangen has offered Kristiansand town an art collection comprising of 1100 Norwegian artworks, built up over 20 years. These 1100 art works make up what art connoisseurs claim is the most important collection of Norwegian art from the period 1930-1970.
Such a collection requires, and deserves, a standalone building.
As a part of the ongoing regulation process for Campus Grimstad Arena, brand new 3D illustrations has been developed. The illustrations has been forwarded to Grimstad Municipality along with revised plan material, which will be sendt out for consultation.
Agder Næringspark is presently experiencing significant interest, which has resulted in the signing of several new property sales agreements at Kjerlingland. Servicegrossisten AS represents one of these sales, as featured in Agderposten.
Yet another milestone has been passed today in connection with the development and realization of MIL. The tenancy agreement between JBU (owner) and UiA (tenant) was signed by Director for Real Estate, Bjørn Vedal, and the University Director, Seunn Smith Tønnesen, in connection with today’s board meeting at UiA.
Nicolai Tangen from Kristiansand, currently living in London, has donated his collection of modern art to his hometown Kristiansand. The collection will be placed in the silo in the Kulturkvartalet of Kanalbyen.
J.B. Ugland Eiendomsutvikling AS has joined Lillesand Næringsarealer AS (LINA) to develop Agder Næringspark in Lillesand. To date approximately 10 hectares has been levelled and prepared with technical infrastructure, in addition to the establishment of two petrol stations. (Review, edition 3.2015, Agdernæring)
We are proud to announce that, on the 30th June 2015, Ugland Car Carriers acquired two vessels, the Main Highway and Neckar Highway.
The silo dock at Odderoey Island in Kristiansand will, in the course of the next few years, be transformed from an industrial dockland into an urban and progressive section of town. A unique project with close proximity to both sea, nature, culture and shopping.