Enersense and Nordec have signed an agreement for Kruunuvuori Bridge project

Enersense International Plc
Press release 28 April 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

Enersense Works Oy and Enersense Painting Oy, subsidiaries of Enersense International Plc, a provider of zero-emission energy solutions, have signed an agreement with Nordec Oy on surface treatment work and some of the welding work for the steel structures of the Kruunuvuori Bridge project’s construction site located in Helsinki. Nordec Oy is the steel structure contractor for the Kruunuvuori Bridge.

Once completed, Kruunuvuori Bridge will be the longest, tallest and most long-term bridge in Finland. It is built over Kruunuvuorenselkä between Korkeasaari and Kruunuvuorenranta. The central pylon, a supporting pillar, of the bridge is an integral part of the Kruunuvuori Bridge’s structure, and the most visible element rising to a height of 135 metres. The bridge will advance public transport and improve opportunities for pedestrian traffic and cycling between Palosaari and Kruunuvuorenranta.

The welding and surface treatment work of the project will begin in early summer. The construction work for the bridge has started already and according to schedule the bridge will be completed in 2025. The bridge has been set with exceptionally long service life requirement of 200 years.

“We are pleased that our cooperation with Nordec Oy is strengthened, and the customer has confidence in the competence of our committed personnel. Our role in the Kruunuvuori bridge project will be a significant entity for Enersense’s Smart Works business. The signed agreement supports our strategy of implementing comprehensive work entities and zero-emission solutions”, says Mikko Lampinen, Chief Operating Officer of Enersense’s Smart Works business.