Locked content €84 mln from EU for Skarżysko-Kamienna-Sandomierz railway

The European Commision awarded €84 million for the modernization of a 100-kilometer section of a railway connecting Skarżysko-Kamienna with Sandomierz in the Świętokrzyskie Province. “This EU-funded project will enable faster transport of cargo, and this, in turn, will bring new economic oppor...

Locked content PLN 271 mln EU subsidy for rail and road projects in Lower Silesia

More than PLN 271 million EU funding will be allocated for the purchase of 11 railway depots by Koleje Dolnośląskie and construction of the Kłodzko beltway. The total value of both of these infrastructure projects is over PLN 450 million. On Monday in Wrocław, two agreements were signed for co-finan...

Locked content Online train tickets still not popular in Poland

In 2016, railway passengers in Poland bought 16 million tickets online or through a mobile app, according to the Rail Transport Office, representing some 5 percent of all tickets sold last year. Most passengers are buying tickets in a more traditional way, 56 percent of them were sold by ticket offi...

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 Newag posts PLN 220 mln sales in H1

Rolling stock producer Newag recorded PLN 219.07 million in consolidated sales in H1 2016, compared to PLN 411.32 million in the corresponding period last year, the company said. Consolidated net loss amounted to PLN 4.02 million, versus a net profit of PLN 6.86 million in H1 2015. EBITDA fell by 69...

Locked content Poland in road & railway tenders worth over PLN 10.5 bln

Poland close to launching PLN 4 billion in road construction tenders and PLN 6.5 billion in railway construction tenders to the end of 2016, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Construction officials told at news conference. Next year, Poland plans to launch PLN 16-18 billion in road construction ten...

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 Torpol lands deal with PKP

Torpol, a Polish company specializing in upgrading railway tracks and lines, has signed a deal with PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe (PKP PLK) for the design and construction of the Włocławek Brzezie – Aleksandrów Kujawski segment, the company informed. The value of the agreement stands at PLN 50.95 milli...

Locked content Torpol enters Norway’s railway market

Torpol, a Polish company specializing in upgrading railway tracks and lines, has won its first railway contract in Norway, the company informed in a statement. “Torpol Norge AS has been selected as a remodeling contractor of track systems in Hamar. This is the first railway contract Torpol has...