Summary of decisions by Länsimetro Oy’s Board of Directors on 14 February 2019

The Board of Directors convened on 14 February 2019. The Board of Directors received a status report and risk management report on the construction work on the second phase, the Matinkylä–Kivenlahti section. The project is progressing on schedule and on budget.

The Board of Directors approved the procurement decision on the subcontracts. Information on the subcontracts will be provided once they are signed.
A status report on the servicing and maintenance on the first phase, Ruoholahti–Matinkylä, was discussed at the meeting. HKL not only operates the metro traffic but also reports to Länsimetro Oy on the use of the metro line and the stations and the related servicing and maintenance tasks as agreed.

The Board of Directors was informed of the owner organisation’s performance targets for 2019. The owner organisation is composed of those Länsimetro Oy employees who are responsible for taking care of Länsimetro’s stations, rails, and rail infrastructure for their entire lifecycle.

The Board of Directors received a media review concerning the tasks linked to ownership and construction. The next Board meeting will be on 15 March 2019.

Further information:
Ville Saksi, CEO, Länsimetro Oy, tel. +358 (0)40 823 2086
Olli Isotalo, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Länsimetro Oy, tel. +358 (0)50 593 3359
Media contact person: Satu Linkola, Communications Director, tel. +358 (0)46 877 3392