Solaris Bus & Coach, a Polish bus producer, is starting to develop its production facility in Bolechów near Poznań. The investment worth more thean PLN 45 million expected to result in a boost of production volume. Eiffage Polska Budownictwo is responsible for the construction.
Dariusz Michalak, the company’s Deputy CEO said that “Currently the factory produces 1300 buses annually and we plan to increase this number in the next few years.”
The investment consists of building a new production unit, more than 7,500 square meters large, and 5,000 square meters of offices. The main roads in the facility are also going to be redeveloped.
The company plans to start the investment this August and finish it in the second half of 2015. The project will be co-financed by European funds.
Solaris Bus & Coach is the producer of Solaris Urbino, Solaris Trollino, Solaris InterUrbino buses and Solaris Tramino trams. Since the start of the production in 1996 the company produced nearly 10,000 buses.