Rejlers awarded EPC contract for major industry project in Finland

Rejlers Finland has received a significant EPC contract (engineering, procurement and construction) from Aurora Kilpilahti concerning the company’s new substation. Aurora Kilpilahti is an electricity network partner for the industry in Finland and the new substation is part of a large investment program to increase capacity and maintain high reliability of the electricity distribution in the Kilpilahti industrial area.

The contract includes designing and building the substation as well as installing all equipment, testing and ensuring it is ready for commissioning. Required cabling between the new substation and several substations in the existing network as well as modifications required for integrating the new substation to existing network is part of the contract. The project will launch immediately and will be completed in the spring of 2022.

“Rejlers has been a trusted provider of demanding electrical engineering services for us over many years. During the bidding process, we were convinced by Rejlers professional performance also in other areas besides engineering and the commitment they have shown towards this project. We know that we are in good hands”, says Heidi Hirsimäki, Sourcing Manager, Aurora Kilpilahti.

“In our industry division we have decades of history providing both EPC and EPCM services. Due to recent strengthening in this field of expertise, we are among the companies able to execute large-scale project contracts such as this comprehensive EPC contract. We are happy to co-operate with a leading company in this field and appreciate the trust that Aurora Kilpilahti has shown towards us,” says Jussi Likitalo, Vice President, Projects, Rejlers Finland.

For further information, please contact:
Seppo Sorri, Country manager Rejlers Finland Oy, +358 44 574 5034,
Malin Sparf Rydberg, Director of Communications, +46 70 477 17 00,

About Rejlers
Rejlers is one of the leading engineering consultancy firms in the Nordic region. With our vision “Home of the learning minds” as a beacon, we create a platform for continuous learning, development and growth. Increased learning that creates added value for both customers and employees. We have 2200 dedicated experts with cutting-edge expertise in technology areas such as energy, industry, infrastructure, real estate and telecom. We are close to our customers and are represented in Sweden, Finland, Norway and the United Arab Emirates. In 2019, the company had a turnover of 2.6 billion SEK and its class B share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

About Aurora Kilpilahti
Aurora Infrastructure is a Finnish electricity network partner for the industry. Our mission is to help our customers to succeed by ensuring smart network solutions. We make sure that our customers have a network tailored for their needs - never oversized or undersized.6 percent of all electricity used in Finland passes through the electricity networks owned and operated by Aurora, with an availability of more than 99.999 percent. During 2014-2019, Aurora has invested more than € 200 million into the development of its networks.