Destia is the main contractor in Kannus railway yard.
The railway line between Seinäjoki and Oulu is repaired and a new track will be added. Rail traffic has major potential in reducing the national carbon footprint. Finland has the largest railway network in Europe, compared with the number of inhabitants. One fourth of goods transports took place by rail, but only five per cent of passenger transports.
In Northern Ostrobothnia, especially freight transports via the Port of Kokkola require more efficient use of railway lines.
Rail traffic in Northern Ostrobothnia is improved in several ways. Destia is the main contractor in a contract on Kannus railyard, with responsibilities ranging from drawing the first line on the planning board to tightening the last bolt.