PÃ¶yry awarded 4 MEUR railway construction management contract in Finland
PÃ–YRY PLCÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Press release 8 March 2011 at 9.30 am
PÃ¶yry's Urban & Mobility business group has been awarded a railway construction
management contract by Finnish Transport Agency. The work starts immediately.
The assignment is estimated to be completed in 2014.Â The value of the contract
for PÃ¶yry is EUR 4 million.
The construction management assignment covers the second phase of the SeinÃ¤joki-
Oulu railway line refurbishment, except for Kokkola-Ylivieska section. This
contract is a continuum of PÃ¶yry's successful involvement in the first phase of
the project, started in 2007.
SeinÃ¤joki-Oulu railway line is an important route connecting Northern and
Southern Finland. The development of the line is expected to increase the
competitiveness of rail traffic and will generate new opportunities for the
trade and industry of the region.
PÃ¶yry is currently working in various rail projects worldwide. The assignments
include for instance supervision of several high speed rail construction
projects in China and Spain, rail design projects in Romania, Poland, Germany
and Finland as well as metro projects in Brazil, Peru and Finland.
Additional information by:
Pasi Tolppanen, President, Business Area Finland, Urban & Mobility business
Tel. +358 10 33 26656
Andy Goodwin, President, Urban & Mobility business group, Switzerland
Tel. +41 44 355 5555
PÃ¶yry is a global consulting and engineering company dedicated to balanced
sustainability and responsible business. With quality and integrity at our core,
we deliver best-in-class management consulting, total solutions, and design and
supervision. Our in-depth expertise extends to the fields of energy, industry,
urban & mobility and water & environment. PÃ¶yry has 7,000 experts and a local
office network in about 50 countries.
PÃ¶yry's net sales in 2010 were EUR 682 million and the company's shares are
quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. (PÃ¶yry PLC: POY1V).
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