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2019

16 Press release(s)

European leader: PORR signs new contract for runway overhaul in Romania Contract volume approx. EUR 23m

Bucharest/Vienna, 03.07.2019 – PORR has signed a contract for the complete overhaul of runway "Piste 2" at Henri Coanda International Airport in Bucharest-Otopeni. The general contractor project is worth around EUR 23m (RON 110m).
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PORR wins general contractor tender for skyscraper project SKYSAWA in Warsaw

Warsaw/Vienna, 26.06.2019 – Polski Holding Nieruchomości (PHN), listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, has signed a contract with PORR for the construction of the 155-metre skyscraper SKYSAWA. The office and commercial complex consisting of two buildings will be erected at Świętokrzyska 36 in Warsaw. The contract is worth EUR 75.6m (PLN 325.17m) and is set for completion in the second quarter of...
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PORR AG: Solid start with record order books

Record order backlog of EUR 7.4 bn 3.0% increase in production output within target range EBT margin higher than previous year Guidance for 2019 confirmed Vienna, 28.05.2019 – PORR AG has started 2019 with a good first quarter. Both the order backlog and production output surpassed the levels of the previous year once again. At well above EUR 7 bn, PORR's order books are at an all-time...
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bee@PORR focuses on sustainability and ensures next generation of beekeepers

Vienna, 23 May 2019 - With the bee@PORR initiative, PORR provides a home for bee colonies at over 40 international locations and is thereby taking important steps to prevent bee mortality. Under the motto "Bee aware and care", more than 400 hives have already been built in all PORR home markets since 2017 - and they now house around 20 million bees in summer. And that's not all: in order to be...
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PORR to realise 3T Office Park in Gdynia, Poland

Vienna/Warsaw, 15.05.2019 – 3T Office Park, the largest office complex in the region, is taking shape in Gdynia, one of the three cities that make up Poland's Tri-City (Gdansk-Gdynia-Sopot). PORR S.A is the general contractor of the investment project, while Gleed Polska is responsible for the comprehensive project management and coordination regarding the building's BREEAM certification....
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PORR 2018 sets records in output and orders and generates good earnings

All-time high in output and order backlogContinuity in dividends at EUR 1.10 per shareEarnings of EUR 88.1m are second-best in company's historyPositive outlook for 2019Undiminished demand in construction and full capacity utilisationProduction output to exceed previous year Vienna, 29.04.2019 – The year 2018 has shown one thing very clearly: PORR as a construction company is the first choice...
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PORR secures large-scale infrastructure order in Romania
. Contract volume of around EUR 129m

Bucharest/Vienna, 15 April 2019 – PORR has won the tender for the design and build of lot 1 of the motorway from Sibiu to Pitesti with a length of 13.17 km. The general contractor contract is worth around EUR 129m (RON 612 m). Twelve months have been allocated for the design phase. The construction period will take 36 months and begin in spring 2020.
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150 Years of PORR: industry trailblazer since 1869

Vienna, 8 April 2019 – Driving innovation for excellence – that's what PORR has been doing for 150 years. In this anniversary year the PORR Group can look back on a unique success story: since it was founded in 1869, PORR has been a technological leader on many highly demanding projects. It is one of the most significant providers of state-of-the-art solutions in multiple European countries,...
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Lot H51 Pfons-Brenner 
Brenner Base Tunnel: PORR consortium begins tunnelling work at south exploratory tunnel

Vienna, 2 April 2019 – On 29 March 2019 tunnelling work for the fourth drilling of Lot H51 Pfons-Brenner began on the south exploratory tunnel, marked by a drilling ceremony. Building the exploratory shaft is a critical milestone in the construction of the largest tunnelling project in the history of Austria. The celebrations were attended by the consortium partners, site supervisors and Brenner...
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Preliminary figures for 2018: Record order backlog and stable earnings

Output and order backlog higher than ever before Stable earnings despite pressure on marginsStable dividend of EUR 1.10 per sharePositive outlook for 2019:Undiminished demand in construction and full capacity utilisationProduction output to surpass the year 2018 Vienna, 19.03.2019 – PORR AG has once again expanded its strong order book. In 2018 output and the order backlog reached an all-time...
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