Nanjing Atlas Copco Construction Machinery Ltd receives environmental certification

February 6, 2004

Stockholm, Sweden, February 6, 2004—Atlas Copco’s manufacturing unit in Nanjing, China, has been granted ISO 14001 certification for its operations according to its documented Environmental Policy. With this recent certification, 80% of the Atlas Copco Group's production sites worldwide are ISO 14001 certified.

Nanjing Atlas Copco Construction Machinery implemented an integrated quality and environmental management system and at the same time also received an ISO 9001:2000 certificate for its Quality Management System.

These certificates can only be gained by complying with strict international standards. To retain the certifications, the company's performance will be checked continuously. All employees at Nanjing Atlas Copco Construction Machinery Ltd are continuously trained in quality and environmental processes.