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2019

12 Press release(s)

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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PORR acquires Reisinger Gesellschaft m.b.H.

Vienna, 4 March 2019 – In February 2019 PORR reached a basic agreement for the acquisition of Reisinger Gesellschaft m.b.H. with the company's owners. Ownership of the family-run company will pass to PORR once the conditions precedent are met. Closing is planned for April 2019.
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PORR advocates for fairer opportunities in education

Vienna, 4 March 2019 – As part of the Teach For Austria initiative, PORR CEO Karl-Heinz Strauss held an interactive lesson at the Viennese school "Dr. Bruno Kreisky". PORR designed the lesson with the motto "Mathematics in the world of work" in order to raise awareness of the fundamental role of maths in a construction industry that is experiencing a steady increase in digitalisation.
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PORR builds visionary office complex in Warsaw


Warsaw/Vienna, 28 February 2019 - The construction of Yareal’s newest office investment, the LIXA project, has begun. PORR was chosen as the general contractor for the investment. The first stage of construction will erect an exemplary office building with an area of 22.000 m², as well as a smaller, more intimate 6.000 m² office building. Yareal’s flagship investment will offer tenants modern,...
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"World of PORR" as interactive knowledge platform: trailblazing trade journal goes online

Vienna, 05. February 2019 – PORR is launching its trade journal World of PORR as an interactive knowledge platform with a new design and practical features. National and international projects are at the heart of the World of PORR, along with sharing knowledge and experience spanning every aspect of the building industry. The World of PORR is now available at worldofporr.com.
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