Eltel continues to strengthen its platform in Rail and Road business

While winning and executing new projects in Rail Eltel has continued to strengthen its human resources of the business unit. Recently Eltel agreed to take over the personnel of KT Electrotech AS in Denmark. KT Electrotech is specialised in EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) delivery of electro and mechanical supply for road tunnels.

The transfer of personnel strengthens Eltel’s Rail and Road business in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. The company has been awarded a contract by Statens Vegvesen in Norway for the electro-technical installations in Hamratunnel outside Suldal area. The works are now in progress and will be completed in December 2014.

Eltel’s solution for Rail and Road tunnels is typically EPC scope of the electro and mechanical supply. The scope of supply consists of high and low voltage electrical systems, lighting, ventilation, SCADA/remote control, communication over fiber and radio networks and traffic information systems.

The company has in a short time established a position as a specialized project partner for railway companies in implementing technically demanding installations in special site environments like tunnels. Eltel is currently executing major rail projects with Jernbaneverket in Norway and Banedanmark in Denmark.

More information:

Hannu Tynkkynen,
Senior Vice President, Group Communication
Tel: +358 40 311 4503
Email: hannu.tynkkynen@eltelnetworks.com


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