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Conditional extension of contracts for the Fehmarn Tunnel

Femern A / S has extended the temporary agreements with the construction consortium Fehmarn Link Contractors (FLC) who will carry out three of the four major plant centers on the Fehmarnbelt link between Lolland and Germany.

16-06-2018InfrastructureRead more

The best from the Fehmarnbelt Days

At the Fehmarnbelt Days in Malmö there was show of support for the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel by Three National Governments, an actor with a special relationship to fixed links and wishes for better mobility, not only for business. We have gathered some of the best moments from Malmö.

01-06-2018Read more

Let us talk about sustainable development

Professor Frederik NG Andersson of Lund University and member of STRING's expert panel does not like the term "green growth". However, this was, in fact, the topic of the STRING seminar entitled "Green Growth - Initiatives and Projects for Sustainable Growth in the STRING Region" at this year's Fehmarnbelt Days in Malmö.

01-06-2018Green Investment HubRead more

STRING welcomes the OECD Territorial Review on the Megaregion of Western Scandinavia

STRING welcomes the recent OECD Territorial Review on the Megaregion of Western Scandinavia. The review will serve as valuable input when developing the cooperation in the STRING network.

28-05-2018Green Investment HubRead more

STRING supports the continued emphasis on transport infrastructure in the EU budget proposal

STRING members welcome the EU Commission’s overall budget proposal for the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), which supports investment in cross-border infrastructures in the transport, energy and digital sectors. STRING also emphasizes that transport infrastructure should remain a key EU priority.

28-05-2018InfrastructureRead more

Solid support for the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel

New survey among Germans, Danes, Swedes and Norwegians closest to the Fehmarnbelt shows solid support for the Fixed Link across the Fehmarnbelt.

24-05-2018InfrastructureRead more

Fehmarn Tunnel expected to boost tourism

A new survey shows that the majority of inhabitants in the regions of Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway closest to the coming Fehmarn Tunnel agree that the Fixed Link will benefit tourism across the overall region.

24-05-2018InfrastructureRead more

Fehmarnbelt Tunnel: Great expectations for economic growth and job creation

Expectations are on the rise that the Fehmarnbelt Link will create jobs and growth in the surrounding region. A survey of the attitudes towards the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel in the regions of Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway that are closest to the Fixed Link, shows especially high hopes for positive effects in Denmark and Germany, although Sweden and Norway are also expected to benefit.

24-05-2018InfrastructureRead more

Swedish and Norwegian support despite further delays

Further delay of 3 to 4 months for the approval of the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel. This message from the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Transport at the end of March has not made the Danish Government slow down its plans at all. And it is clear that our Swedish and Norwegian neighbours are still in full support as well.

07-05-2018InfrastructureRead more

German businesses to focus on development surrounding the Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link

Community makes us strong: Twelve actors have teamed up for a new ’Regional Management HanseBelt’. The new initiative is financially supported by the Land of Schleswig-Holstein and is now under the management of the Chamber of Commerce of Lübeck.

06-05-2018Read more