Nordic Light Rail Association

Nordic Light Rail Prize goes to Ali Huttunen

The NLRA are thrilled to announce the recipient of the

Nordic Light Rail Prize in 2nd Degree
– Mr. Ali Huttunen from Tampere, Finland.

This prestigious award is a testament to his lifelong dedication and contribution to tram systems, with a special focus on the Tampere tram vehicle project. Ali has been a driving force in shaping the future possibilities of the tram vehicle industry.

Join us in celebrating Ali's outstanding achievements as we present the Nordic Light Rail Prize in Tampere, Finland, during the Networking Dinner at the "Light Rail Day" conference on May 27, 2024. Surrounded by friends and colleagues from the industry, Ali will receive this well-deserved recognition. The Laudation will be delivered by Mr. Ville-Mikael Tuominen, the Development Director of Tampere Tramway. Save the date for an evening of honor and acknowledgment as we applaud Ali Huttunen for his remarkable contributions to the advancement of tram systems.

Bernd Reuß, chairman


Our Webinar program for the autumn and winter season is ready. We start at 16:00 Copenhagen time. You can register for the webinars here:

14.03 – March 2024

Joel Hansson, Trivector, Sweden
“Benchmarking tramway/light railway systems”

Ole Wilhelm Mortensen, Director of Procurements and Turn-key Contracts, Bergen Light Rail Construction and Development, Norway
"Constructing the Bergen Light Rail: Highlights from the Fyllingsdalen line 2 extension and continuous construction and plans to new suburbs"

See you at the webinars

Bernd Reuß, Chairman

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