Aker Yards ASA has purchased 1 500 000 own shares at a price of NOK 78.6484 per share.
Following the transaction, Aker Yards ASA holds a total of 4 000 000 own shares, representing 3.52 % of the total outstanding number of shares.
The purchase of shares is made within and pursuant to the authorization to acquire own shares given to the Board of Directors at the shareholders meeting 29 March 2007.
For further information, please contact:
Aker Yards ASA
Elise Heidenreich, Investor Relations Manager & Analyst,
Phone: +47 95 14 11 47