FBC is responsible for the dredging of the tunnel trench, reclamation and the establishment of new breakwaters on Lolland, which will create around 300 hectares of new land.
Femern A/S has also initiated the contracts with the contractor consortium, Femern Link Contractors (FLC) , which covers the establishment of the tunnel element factory and the portal and ramp facilities on the Danish side. Work on the factory began in the summer of 2021 and is expected to be completed by the end of 2022.
On the German side, work began on preparing the small-scale construction site on Fehmarn in the spring of 2021. A small-scale work harbour and a portal building will also be established here. This work will begin in 2022.