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Kortesalmi border guard station’s building 6
Funded by Euregio Karelia Neighbourhood Programme 2001-2006

Objective of the project

The project was intended to contribute to the equipping of the Kuusamo border guard station, which was becoming international.

Main activities

• to renovate and improve the heating efficiency of Kortesalmi's building number 6 or to convert the family residences to joint accommodation and social facilities.


The building's floor plan changes were completed as planned, the heating insulation of the building was improved, and the ventilation system was replaced with an energy-efficient one. The surface structures were also renewed. The useful life and value of the building has increased with the renovation.

Basic information


Kortesalmi border guard station's building 6


2005-01-01 - 2005-12-30

Total Budget / Programme funding

170 207 € / 71 411 €

Lead partner

The Finnish Border Guard, Kainuu Border Guard District
Lead partner web-site