January 08, 2015

Strukton wins Swedish maintenance contract

Written by  Quintus Vosman
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SWEDISH infrastructure manager Trafikverket has awarded Strukton Rail a five-year contract worth around €50m to maintain railways in the Malmö area.

The contract, which includes an option for a two-year extension, covers six lines totaling 360km, including Simrishamn – Arlöv, Arlöv – Malmö – Lockarp, and Malmö – Ystad, together with freight lines in the Skåne region.

Strukton will be responsible for all aspects of infrastructure maintenance on these lines including track, signalling, and electrification. The contract also covers winterisation measures such as the installation of point heaters and snow removal.

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