Pieksämäen konepaja

Maintenance services for railway rolling stock

The maintenance unit's main customers are VR Group's business operations and units.

Customers also include the associated companies Pääkaupunkiseudun Junakalusto Oy, which owns the Flirt commuter service trains, and Karelian Trains Ltd., which owns the high speed Allegro trains running to St. Petursberg. Helsinki Regional Transport (HSL) is also a customer with regards to its rolling stock for commuter services.

The maintenance unit aims to meet customer expectations by providing services cost effectively in conjunction with VR's business operations, and by ensuring a punctual and safe rail service, as well improving rolling stock maintenance quality and efficiency.

Maintenance work is carried out in railway rolling stock maintenance depots and machine workshops in Helsinki, Tampere, Kouvola, Joensuu, Oulu, Hyvinkää and Pieksämäki. VR Technology, which is part of the maintenance unit, provides expert services for railway rolling stock and systems.