Lemminkäinen paving road to success in Lithuania
Finnish company Lemminkäinen is to play a significant role in the reconstruction of the Transeuropean network road E67, known as Via Baltica, in Southern Lithuania.
Lemminkäinen has joined a consortium of Fegda, Eurovia Lietuva, Tilsta and Hidrostatyba and the Lithuanian road administration in signing an agreement covering a 11.68-kilometre stretch of the road A5 (Kaunas–Marijampolė).
The overall value of the contract is approximately 42.6 million euros, of which Lemminkäinen’s share is approximately 17 million euros.
The contract and includes earthworks, paving and underground networks as well as reconstruction of intersections, viaducts and acoustic walls.
Work is expected to commence at the end of August and is slated for completion by the end of July 2018.
The announcement follows the news of Lemminkäinen’s involvement in several projects in the region.