Richard McCarthy – New Technical Manager at Linotol

27 May 2019

Linotol has hired Richard McCarthy as Technical Manager. Richard is a graduate engineer at KTH and holds a licentiate degree at postgraduate level. Earlier, Richard has worked at Skanska and RISE CBI Betonginstitutet where he last played a role as Business Development Manager.

Richard has been the CEO of the Concrete Association (The Swedish Concrete Association) since 2011, which he will continue to have parallel with the role of Technical Manager at Linotol.

-It will be exciting and interesting to come back to the construction industry again. Linothol’s growth in itself is interesting and the effort you make both on business and technological development feels like having fun, says Richard McCarthy.

In the role of Technical Manager, Richard will, in addition to responsibility and development of dimensioning programs for concrete floors, also work with research and development of Linotol’s products and services for the Nordic market.

-Richard fulfills an important and strategic function in our quest to develop our floor solutions and strengthen customer benefit, says CEO Tom Istgren.

Richard starts his service at Linotol in August.

For more information:
Pether Skoglund, press officer,


Linotol delivers floor solutions – for commercial, public and industrial use as well as for larger housing projects. It includes new production, repair and maintenance of floors. Linotol operates in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and has offices in Norrköping, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Alingsås, Malmö and Middelfart, Denmark. The company is the only operator in Scandinavia that works with the whole range of solutions, from floor construction to all types of surface coatings.

Linotol has seven business areas: Concrete flooring & structures, Indoor parking, Design flooring, Seamless flooring, Tiled flooring, Flooring maintenance and Entrance zones. The company has a yearly turnover of SEK 620 million and 200 employees

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