The excavation of the Yläkartanontie entrance is underway at the Länsimetro Soukka worksite. Yläkartanontie is one of the two entrances to the completed Metro station. The excavation work will continue on Yläkartonantie, in accordance with an updated schedule, until the end of December 2018.
Excavation and tunnel reinforcement work will be carried out between September and December. Noisy work phases may occur on weekdays between 7am and 6pm on Monday to Friday at Soukantie 12 and 14 and Yläkartanontie 29 and 30. The working hours are based on a noise permit granted by the Espoo Environment Centre.
Excavations of the tunnels at the Soukka worksite were finished at the end of the summer of 2017. Construction of the Soukka Metro station also began in August 2018, and will proceed in parallel with excavation during the autumn of 2018.