Upgrading of the Southern Main Line between Lund and Arlöv – from two to four tracks – is one of the largest railway projects in Skåne during the coming years. The total cost of the project is calculated to be just over SEK 5 billion.

Trafikverket has procured a design and construct / turnkey contract including all works such as earthworks, concrete structures and BEST (Track, Power, Signal and Telecom) works.

The stretch of line from Lund-Flackarp was procured as an ECI - Early Contractor Involvement Contract with the performance part as an option.

Procurment history

  • June 30, 2016 the Tender Enquiry Documents were distributed.
  • Last date for the submission of tenders April 18, 2017. 
  • August 22, 2017. Trafikverket and the Swedish-Spanish Consortium, NCC Sverige AB and Obrascon Huarte Lain, S.A. (OHLA), signed a contract for the construction of four tracks between Flackarp and Arlöv, as well as rebuilding the stations Hjärup, Åkarp and Burlöv.