Savilahti – unique combination of skills and know-how
The Savilahti area locates in the middle of Kuopio by the lake Kallavesi surrounded by beautiful and pure nature. Savilahti is one the most extensive urban planning and development projects in Finland. The area is expected to grow into an attractive, modern complex of about 35 000 residents, workers and students by the year 2030. The investments of the public and the private sector in Savilahti amount to 1,5–2 billion euros.
The Savilahti area, which also covers the Science Park, has hundreds of technology and service companies, several national research centres and numerous testing and analysis laboratories. The area is a unique combination of skills and know-how in the fields of health and well-being. Also several internationally successful companies have laid their foundations into the region.