YIT selected to construct a police station in Lahti, Finland

YIT CORPORATION Investor News May 13, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. 

YIT has signed an agreement with Senate Properties on the construction of Lahti’s police station. The project will be realised as an alliance project according to Senate Properties’ priority project model and the value of the project is over EUR 20 million. The construction will begin in September 2016 and the project will be completed in January 2018.

The project consists of the renovation and extension of the former cookhouse and exercise building in the Hennala garrison area into Lahti's main police station. The building was originally constructed in 1973. The project’s total area is approximately 11,000 square metres.

During the project, safe and healthy premises are created for the Häme Police Department according to the police station concept. The new, functional premises will meet modern technical and financial requirements realised in a cost-efficient way.

For additional information, please contact:

Sanna Kaje, Vice President, Investor Relations and M&A, YIT Corporation, tel. +358 50 390 6750, sanna.kaje@yit.fi
Jukka Pohjola, Vice President, Building Construction South-Eastern Finland, YIT Construction Ltd, tel. +358 400 216 618,


Sanna Kaje
Vice President, Investor Relations

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