Project: West Metro tunnel and station excavation
Customer: Länsimetro Oy
Location: Espoo and Helsinki, Finland
The West Metro is a 14-kilometre metro line from Helsinki to Espoo. It is estimated that the West Metro will begin operation at the latest in 2018. The metro line will run from the current final station in Ruoholahti to Matinkylä via Lauttasaari, Otaniemi and Tapiola. YIT has taken part in the excavation of the stations and the rail line and access tunnels as well as the interior work in the rail line tunnels.
YIT’s West Metro tunnel projects: