Keski-Suomen Betonirakenne Oy (later KSBR) has signed a significant turn-key delivery contract with OX2 to supply the civil and electrical balance of plant of Ponsivuori windfarm located in Kurikka Finland.
“We are responsible for design and supply of roads, hardstands, foundations, wind farm cabling and substations. After this only the turbines need to be installed and connected to the grid”, says Juha Tuominen, director of industrial and wind power construction in KSBR.
OX2 is a significant wind power developer and service provider in in Northern-Europe.
“We are delighted to co-operate with OX2 again. Last year we built the infrastructure for OX2 Ykspihlaja wind farm located in Kokkola Finland. End of 2017 the 4 pcs wind turbines started operation and estimated annual production is 55 GWh”, says KSBR project manager Teemu Kemppe who will be also in charge of Ponsivuori construction.
Recent years, KSBR has become one of the leading partners for wind farms civil and electrical turn key supplies. Also company’s outstanding capability to react rapidly to sudden changes during the project execution has been highly valuated by the Customers.
In Ponsivuori company will construct windfarm infrastructure for 7 wind turbines with total electrical capacity of 30 MW.
“We have a pleasure to participate in a subsidy-free wind farm construction. Same time we are enabling to reach the targets in renewable energy production and climate protection”, Tuominen notifies.
“The projects must be very cost competitive so that emission free electricity price meets with the markets requirements”, says Tuominen.
KSBR will start the Ponsivuori windfarm works in November 2018.