Locked content Kraków receives 86 Mercedes-Benz buses

Kraków’s transport services provider MPK received 86 Mercedes-Benz buses. The 12-meter long buses were ordered several weeks ago from EvoBus Polska. The purchase of 56 buses with engines complying with Euro 6 standards has been co-financed under the EU project. The remaining 30 buses, which ha...

Locked content Almost 280 kg of honey collected in Kraków’s AGH

In this season about 280 kg of honey were collected at the territory of AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków. This year was extremely fertile, AGH spokesperson Anna Żmuda-Muszyńska said. Currently, a total of 550,000 bees live in eight beehives at the AGH territory. Next year the Unive...

Locked content Kraków intends to build bicycle paths for PLN 100 mln

Kraków intends to build 60 km of bicycle paths within the next two years. Investments will be worth about PLN 100 million. The tasks will be co-financed from EU funds under Integrated Territorial Investments. Management of Municipal Infrastructure and Transport said that bicycle paths in Kraków are ...

Locked content PGE to deliver PLN 57 mln worth of electricity to Kraków in 2018

Energy provider PGE Obrót will deliver electrical energy to the city of Kraków in 2018 for a total of over PLN 57 million. The company will be providing electricity to municipal offices, schools, kindergartens, nurseries, as well as for city lighting. The volume of electricity sold will amount to 21...

Locked content Ericsson leases 8,000 sqm in Kraków

Technology firm Ericsson has signed a lease agreement for 8,000 sqm of space in DOT office, developed by Buma Group in Kraków. Ericsson will move to its new premises in June 2017 and will occupy the entire building E. “Ericsson – the leading ICT company in Poland, with the acquisition of the c...

Locked content Kraków to fight smog with crowdfunding

Local authorities of the city of Kraków, wants to raise at least PLN 5,000 in a crowdfunding effort to buy dust eating plants. The city, which will give PLN 3 for every złoty raised, hopes that it will help fight air pollution. The plants would be placed in public educational facilities. “This initi...

Locked content ABB to hire 2,000 at new SSC in Kraków

Swiss concern ABB will launch a new shared service center in Kraków, which will ultimately employ 2,000 people, Deputy Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced at a press conference held in Davos, at the World Economic Forum. “This is the product of earlier talks, but we sealed the deal here, in Davos,...

Locked content PKP aims to improve travel times in Kraków area

Polish Railway Lines (PKP PLA) SA has announced a tender for the design and execution of works in the Kraków area worth PLN 200 million, railway spokeswoman Dorota Szalacha announced in a press release on Friday. The projects are slated to be completed by 2019. The release stated that within the Kra...

Locked content Solaris to deliver 77 articulated buses to MPK Kraków

Solaris Bus&Coach, in consortium with PKO Leasing SA, is to deliver 77 articulated buses to the Kraków public transportation authority (MPK Kraków). The buses will be equipped with engines that meet the highest European emissions standard, Euro 6. The deal is worth PLN 120.8 million net. Accordi...