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Improvement of the Vyborg-Lappeenranta road (LSP SE776)
Funded by South-East Finland - Russia ENPI 2007-2013

Objective of the project

The overall objective of the project was to reconstruct the Vyborg-Lappeenranta road inside the Saimaa canal territory and between Brusnitsnoje border and Finnish border in order to improve transport connections to the border crossing point.

Main activities

- To carry out the designs/plans for the needed infrastructure works (preparation); - To carry out necessary tendering procedures (preparation); - To carry out the infrastructure construction works (implementation).


The objective was achieved by 1) carrying out the final designs/plans for the pavement rehabilitation, 2) carrying out necessary tendering procedures and 3) carrying out the paving and other works to improve the road. In the project, the road was improved by necessary road structure repairs and pavement rehabilitation with pavement markings. Due to these improvements, the traffic is now more fluent and the road safety is better.

Basic information


Improvement of the Vyborg-Lappeenranta road


2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Total Budget / Programme funding

2 500 000 € / 2 000 000 €

Lead partner

The Finnish Transport Agency
Lead partner web-site


The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment of South-East Finland
The Road Committee of the Leningrad Region