Companies prequalified for the Follo Line Project

Companies from all over Europe and Asia participated in the prequalification to the Follo Line EPC contracts. The Norwegian National Rail Administration has selected the companies who are invited to bid for the five different contracts.

The project is currently the largest transport project in Norway and will include the country`s longest railway tunnel. The new double track rail forms the core part of InterCity development southwards from Oslo to the public transport center of Ski.

The Project management is pleased with the quality of the prequalified companies.

- We are satisfied with the response from both national and international companies. The number of applications as well as the quality confirms that the selected contract strategy is correct regarding available capacity and competence in the market, says Erik Smith, Project Director for the Follo Line Project.

The following companies and joint ventures are prequalified for the EPC contracts.

EPC Oslo Central Station:

  • AF Gruppen Norge AS, Norway
  • Bilfinger Construction GmbH, Germany
  • Salini Impregilo, Italy
  • Skanska Norge AS and Ed. Züblin AG, Norway/Germany
  • Società Italiana per Condotte d'Acqua S.p.A, Italy
  • Veidekke Entreprenør AS, Norway

EPC Ski contract:

  • AF Gruppen Norge AS, Norway
  • Obrascón Huarte Lain, Spain
  • Skanska Norge AS, Norway
  • Società Italiana per Condotte d'Acqua S.p.A, Italy
  • Veidekke Entreprenør AS, Norway

EPC TBM contract:

  • Acciona Infraestructuras and Ghella (Spain – Italy)
  • Gülermak-Samsung-Pizzarotti (Turkey – Korea – Italy)
  • Implenia Norge, Hochtief Solution and Dragodos (Norway – Germany – Spain)
  • NCC Construction, Vinci Construction Grands Projects and Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau (Norway – France – Germany)
  • Obrascon Hauarte Lain, SK Engineering and Construction (Spain – Korea)
  • Skanska Norge and Strabag (Norway – Austria)

EPC D&B contract:

  • Implenia Norge, Hochtief Solution and Dragados (Norway – Germany – Spain)
  • Skanska Norge and Strabag (Norway – Austria)
  • SALINI, IMPREGILO and CSC Impresa Costruzioni (Italy – Italy – Switzerland)
  • AF gruppen Norge (Norway)
  • Obrascon Huarte Lain (Italy)
  • Società italiana per condotte d’acqua (Italy)

EPC Signal:

Frame agreement with Thales Norway AS will be utilised.