Locked content ZUE wins big PKP contract

PKP Polish Railway Lines chose a bid worth PLN 281 million, which was made by construction company ZUE, as the most favorable in the tender for the first phase of work on railway lines between Łódź Kaliska, Zduńska Wola, and Ostrów Wielkopolski, the company stated in a press release on Friday mornin...

Locked content PKP announces big plans for rail improvements in eastern Poland

PKP Polish Railway Lines (PKP PLK) stated on Wednesday that it will modernize railway lines in southeastern Poland, one of its biggest projects for 2017. The work will focus on electrifying the main line between Lublin and Stalowa Wola, in which a total of PLN 569 million will be invested. The presi...

Locked content EU providing additional €1.85 billion to Poland for transportation

The European Union Commission signed an agreement with Poland which will provide investment of over PLN 8 billion, via 16 transportation projects, it was announced in the Polish press. The largest recipient of investment was said to be PKP Polish Railways, which will receive PLN 1.6 billion. It will...

Locked content Faster rail service between Warsaw and Katowice coming

On Friday, PKP Polish Railway Lines announced that it had released a tender for the replacement and improvement of infrastructure on its Number 1 line, serving Warsaw and Katowice, as well as on the connection to Częstochowa, the Polish press reported. The company will spend PLN 0.5 billion to repla...

Locked content PKP CEO: privatization still uncertain

According to a report released by the Polish Press on Tuesday, the CEO of Polish State Railways (PKP), Mirosław Pawłowski, indicated that the company would need to show three consecutive years of profit before being privatized. Also, he indicated that he felt the privatization of Poland’s largest pa...

Locked content Safer railway crossings on the way

With the aim of “improving safety at railway crossings,” PKP announced that it will spend PLN 400 million over the next four years. The modernization will include a first phase in which 182 level crossings are to be improved, and will take place in all 16 of Poland’s voivodships. “For the company, s...

Locked content PKP lands PLN 40 mln deal

Polish State Railways (PKP) has signed a deal with construction company P.A. Nova for PLN 38.9 million, the railway freight carrier informed. The agreement concerns the revitalization of the historic building of Sosnowiec Maczki railway station (Śląskie voivodship), including reconstruction, expansi...

Locked content PKP looking for REIT projects

The Polish State Railways (PKP) informed in a press statement that it is interested in participating in real estate projects in the form of real estate investment trusts (REIT). “One of the assumptions of the real estate strategy of PKP SA group is a change in the approach to valuable real est...