The European Investment Bank has approved a €152 million loan to support the extension of the existing metro line in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine.

The line will be extended by 4km with the addition of three stations, extending the metro network to the city centre.

The total investment for the project is €305 million, and the EIB said the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development was co-financing the extension.

The project is expected to be completed by 2018.

Newsletter

Delivered directly to your inbox World Construction Week features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more!

Sign up for free

Newsletter

Delivered directly to your inbox World Construction Week features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more!

Go to newsletters