Additional rail tunnel excavations in Kivenlahti

The contractor Kalliorakennus-Yhtiöt Oy will perform additional excavations in Kivenlahti as part of the excavation project for the station and rail tunnel of the West Metro. The excavations will begin in January 2018 and are estimated to continue until July 2018.

In the additional excavations, the rail tunnels will be extended some 70 to 80 metres west of the current contract area boundary to meet the needs of the traffic operator HKL. A connection tunnel will also be excavated between the rail tunnels.

Tunnel excavation work will be carried out on weekdays between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. in accordance with the noise permit. The loading and transportation of excavated rock may also be carried out between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Saturdays.

Further information:

Länsimetro feedback phone number (Mon–Fri 9.00–15.00): +358 50 377 3700

Hotline for the site (24/7): +358 50 342 2461