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Energy, Infrastructure & Natural Resources
D&I advises infrastructure fund Otso Infrastruktuuri I, OP-Eläkekassa, OP Insurance and OP Life Assurance Company in their investment into Vapo Lämpövoima, a new fund focusing on thermal power investments in the Finnish and Swedish markets.
D&I advised Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), Allianz Capital Partners and Valtion Eläkerahasto in the Finnish aspects of their acquisition of Elenia Oy which was completed on 28 February 2018. The acquisition is the largest infrastructure deal ever in Finland and one of Europe's largest infrastructure deals in 2017.
D&I and its lawyers highly ranked by Chambers Europe 2018 in the following listed categories: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Competition/European Law, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Energy & Natural Resources, Intellectual Property, Tax and TMT.
D&I advises Sievi Capital, the Finnish listed investment company, and other sellers in the EUR 13 million sale of Finelcomp, the Finland's leading manufacturer of power distribution and telecommunications enclosure solutions, to Juuri Partners and the management.
D&I Transaction Powerhouse Deal Announcement: D&I advised Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), Allianz Capital Partners and Valtion Eläkerahasto in the acquisition of Elenia
D&I advised Eneas Group Holding, majority owned by Norvestor Equity, in the acquisition of Enegia Market Services and Enegia Sweden with 14,000 SME customers for electricity procurement services.
D&I is highly ranked in Financial and corporate 2018 ranking by IFLR1000 in all listed categories: Banking and finance, Capital markets, M&A and Project development.
Senior Partner Jan Ollila's thoughts on Transaction Powerhouse in the editorial of our Q3/2016.
D&I's Transaction Powerhouse lists issues to take into account when planning and executing a mega deal. Read More in our D&I Quarterly Q4/2016.
D&I advises Auris Kaasunjakelu, a portfolio company of SL Capital Partners, in its acquisition of Gasum’s natural gas retail business and heat business in 13 areas in Finland.
D&I Alert: New Support Scheme for Renewables in Finland as of 2018
”The experienced team headed by Mikko Eerola are easy to work with and soon to reply. I would place Dittmar ahead of other leading firms for their constructive solutions and easy-to-work-with attitude.”
“Dittmar & Indrenius has provided excellent advice, always ensuring accurate, straightforward and constructive advice in complex transactions.”
D&I advises the Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities, the second biggest shareholder of Ekokem Corporation, a leading Nordic circular economy company, in connection with Fortum's acquisition of Ekokem. The deal values Ekokem at approximately EUR 700 million on a debt and cash free basis.
D&I advises AMP Capital, a leading global infrastructure manager, and Infracapital, a leading European infrastructure investor, in their acquisition and related financing of Adven Group, a provider of critical energy infrastructure and services in Finland, Estonia and Sweden.
D&I advises SL Capital Partners in its acquisition of Gasum's local gas distribution network, the largest gas DSO in Finland, comprising Gasum Paikallisjakelu Oy and Helsingin Kaupunkikaasu Oy.
D&I advised a bidder in the PPP project concerning the construction of E18 Hamina–Vaalimaa motorway.
IFLR1000 ranks D&I as a leading firm in M&A, Capital Markets, Banking & Finance and Energy & Infrastructure.
D&I is advising a nuclear energy project company in the construction and financing of a nuclear power plant in Finland.
D&I advised the Linde Group in the financing of, and supply of technology to, a large-scale biodiesel project in Finland.
D&I advised the financiers in connection with the financing of the Talvivaara, Kevitsa and Outokumpu Copper mines.
"Dittmar & Indrenius focuses on complex, cross-border deals including acquisition financings, and this ‘very responsive and commercially minded’ team recently advised a developer on the financing of a large-scale energy project."
(The European Legal 500)
D&I "has forged a sterling reputation across a variety of practice areas. The team is … noted for 'its excellent quality from the most senior lawyer down to the youngest'."
(Chambers Global, The World's Leading Lawyers for Business)
D&I advised the underwriter in connection with rights offerings of Nordic Mines.
D&I advised Russian Railways in the asset financing of trains for the Helsinki - St. Petersburg route.
D&I advised Coor Service Management in connection with two large-scale life cycle projects in Finland.
D&I is advising Luossavaara-Kiirunavaara AB in its corporate and commercial matters in Finland.
D&I advised a major creditor in the restructuring of Moventas, a Finnish wind power equipment manufacturer.
"Dittmar has a boutique brand, and an excellent one at that."
(Chambers Europe, The World's Leading Lawyers for Business)