Summary of decisions by Länsimetro Oy’s Board of Directors on 16 May 2019

The Board of Directors convened on 16 May 2019. The Board of Directors received a status report and risk management report on the construction work for phase two, the Matinkylä–Kivenlahti section. The project is progressing on schedule and on budget. The phase two project organisation’s quality management principles and organisation were presented to the Board. The goal of quality management is to fulfil the functional and technical requirements and expectations set for the metro stations, rail line, systems and depot that are to be constructed.

A status report on servicing and maintenance during 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 composition of the Board of Directors was decided at the Annual General Meeting on 6 May 2019.

The members of the Board of Directors are:
Olli Isotalo, Head of Technical and Environment Services, City of Espoo, Chairman
Kari Pudas, Urban Development Manager, City of Helsinki, Vice Chairman
Jyrki Kasvi, member of Espoo City Council (Green League)
Kimmo Oila, member of Espoo City Council (National Coalition Party)
Hannele Kerola, Espoo, (SDP)
Ari Konttas, Director of Finances, Corporate Group, City of Espoo

Board Secretary:
Timo Kuismin, Director, Legal Affairs, City of Espoo

The next Board meeting will be held on 13 June 2019.

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