Czech-Swedish Energy Seminar in Stockholm
21.05.2014 / 10:03
Czech-Swedish Energy Seminar was organized by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Stockholm in cooperation with the agency Czech Trade and the Swedish company Svenska Kraftnat and took part from 13th till 14th of May.
Seminar was concentrated on possibilities how the Czech companies as suppliers could became a part of ongoing or new investment projects in the area of a transmission of electrical energy in Sweden. Seminary was prepared under the program of Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the support of economic diplomacy in 2014
First day of the seminar was devote to a meeting in the Swedish company headquarters and discussions about the ongoing projects f.e. Ekhyddan-Barkeryd, Forsmark-Fasten, Forsmark-Stackbo, The Gotland Connection, The South West Link and last but not least Stockholms Ström. A tour to a tunnel between Danderyd Stockholm and Solna which is under construction took part under the leading of project manager for the project Stcockholm Ström. There was a possibility to consult various elements of the construction site with the project supervisor.
The second day in the morning was held the seminar in the Embassy of the Czech Republic. After welcome speech of the Ambassador Jana Hynková Czech representatives presented in detail each company's products and technologies to the Swedish guests. The seminar was attended by representatives of Czech companies Geotera (www.geotera.cz) -providing consulting services in the field of normalization Czech and Swedish building standards, POHL CZ (www.pohl.cz) - specializing in underground construction including tunnels and collectors, ETD Transformátory (www.etd.cz) - a leading Czech producer of high-voltage transformers and UNICORN (www.unicorn.eu) - developing software platforms in this industry area. The delegation also included a representative of law company Gärde Weslau - the legal consultant partner for the Czech companies.