Rejlers wins a contract for continued rail expansion in Norway
ET | Source:Rejlerkoncernen AB
Rejlers Norway has signed a framework agreement to be the project support for
Jernbaneverket when the InterCity railway is expanding in Norway. Several of the
company's senior rail experts will work with the planning of the new routes.
The expansion of the InterCity railway is one of the largest transport
investments in Norway, under the National Transport Plan 2014-2023. The routes
between Oslo and Hamar and also between Tønsberg and Seut via Fredrikstad should
be completed by 2024. The expansion to Lillehammer, Oslo and Halden should be
completed by 2030.
“The contract gives us access to a competent and experienced group of
consultants who can assist us with advice in many different areas. It provides
our project with the capacity and expertise needed to plan the expansion of the
230 kilometers railway”, says Anne Siri Haugen, Project Director of the project
InterCity at Jernbaneverket.
The Division Rail Consult in Rejlers Norway has won the framework agreement
regarding project support for Jernbaneverket in cooperation with Dronninga
Landscape AS, CF Møller Architects AS and Tom Stillesby. Services covered by the
framework agreement include railway expertise, operations and maintenance,
planning, architecture, landscape architecture and process management. The
contract is valid for four years with a possible extension of another year.
For further information:
Dag Finn Berge; Division Manager Rejlers Norge, +47 952 28 231 e-mail:
Rebecka Oxelström; Head of Communications, +46 73 412 66 75, e-mail:
Rejlers is one of the largest engineering consultancy firms in the Nordic
region. Our 1,800 experts work with projects within the areas of Building and
property, Energy, Industry and Infrastructure. With us, you will meet specialist
engineers with the breadth, cutting edge expertise and not least energy to
create the results you want. We are continuing to grow rapidly and our
activities are spread across 80 locations in Sweden, Finland and Norway. In 2013
Rejlers had revenue of approx. SEK 1.5 billion and its Class B share is listed
on the Nasdaq OMX, Nordic list.
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