Lemminkäinen, YIT partner for nuclear projects in Finland

Author: Spencer Ogden
Date posted06/Mar/2012
Author: Spencer Ogden

Lemminkäinen Group and YIT Corp have signed a letter of intent on cooperation in nuclear power plant construction projects to be implemented in Finland.


The company is in negotiations with nuclear power plant suppliers.

Lemminkäinen president and CEO Timo Kohtamäki said the company is in negotiations about significant contracts worth several hundred million euro.

"We will purposefully continue with the negotiations together," Kohtamäki said.

YIT president and CEO and the cooperation project's management board chairperson Juhani Pitkäkoski said together, the company will be able to offer the necessary resources and competence in terms of both quantity and quality.

YIT is a European service company in building systems, construction services and services for industry.