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Strabag to Build Koscierzyna Bypass in Poland for EUR 40 Mln

Published: September 11, 2014; 14:30 · (FriedlNews)

A consortium of Strabag Poland and its subsidiary Heilit+Woerner has been awarded the design-and-build contract for a 7.6 km bypass around the city of Kościerzyna in northern Poland. The 7.6 km carriageway includes various civil engineering structures and environmental protection measures. The contract has a value of about € 40 million (PLN 165 million).

Strabag is building a EUR 40 Mln carriageway in Poland / Picture: © STRABAG Sp. z o.o.

The project comprises the construction of three traffic lanes with one additional lane that can be adapted for traffic if needed.

Also forming part of the contract are nine civil engineering structures, including bridges and a railway overpass, environmental protection measures such as noise barriers and wildlife crossings, a rainwater drainage system and the modernisation and construction of access roads

Approximately eight months are scheduled for the planning and 30 months for the construction phase.

Strabag Group is active in Poland since 1985. With its 5,300 employees it generated an output volume of around € 800 million in 2013.