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2021

16 Press release(s)

PORR and Doka establish industry solution for digital construction logistics

Vienna/Amstetten, 09.09.2021 – PORR, Austria's second largest construction group, together with Doka, a company of the Umdasch Group, are founding a joint venture to establish a mutual construction logistics platform to digitise and optimise processes related to ordering, delivery and invoicing processes. The stated aim: “construction logistics – connected & connecting”. The initiative is set to...
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PORR right on track: strong first half

EUR 7.8 bn highest order backlog EBT increase to EUR 11.5m PORR strategy for future: Green and Lean 2021 guidance confirmed   Vienna, 26.08.2021 – PORR has delivered a strong half-year performance. The order backlog of EUR 7,848m is higher than ever before. Production output of EUR 2,496m marks an increase of 9.8%. EBT rose to EUR 11.5m. With “Green und Lean”, PORR has developed a new and...
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PORR Adventure Camp goes sustainable

Vienna, 29.07.2021 – This year, the popular PORR Adventure Camp for children is dedicated to sustainability. With this childcare option, PORR is giving the younger generation a unique opportunity to experience the construction industry’s green turnaround up close at the same time as lending a hand to working parents during the school holidays. At a visit to the children’s construction site in...
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PORR joins top league with ESG Prime rating

Vienna, 28.07.2021 – Austria's second largest construction group PORR has climbed to the top of the sustainability rankings of international ratings agency ISS ESG in its industry sector. The C+ awarded has given the company Prime status. This also makes PORR the most sustainable construction company on its home markets, especially in Austria and Germany.
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PORR and Rhomberg Bahntechnik secure follow-up contract for Koralm Tunnel

Vienna, 20.07.2021 – The consortium of PORR and Rhomberg Bahntechnik has won the tender for the Koralm Tunnel follow-up contract “GU2-TA”. PORR is in charge of the commercial management, with Rhomberg Bahntechnik as the technical lead. The infrastructure project is set to open by the end of 2025. The contract is worth around EUR 110m.
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Over 80 % of PORR workforce now vaccinated

Vienna, 16.07.2021 – PORR is one of the first major companies in Austria to have successfully vaccinated its workforce. The vaccination rate of more than 80 % of salaried employees and over 90 % of blue-collar workers is among the absolute best. Vaccination take-up rates like this are naturally only possible through direct, barrier-free access in the company.
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PORR AG: Andreas Sauer resigns from his position as CFO / Supervisory board committee nominates Klemens Eiter as new CFO

Vienna, 13.07.2021 PORR AG announces that Mr. Andreas Sauer will resign from his position as CFO for personal reasons and will leave PORR AG as a member of the management board with effect from 31 August 2021. His responsibilities will be taken over on an interim basis by Mr. Karl-Heinz Strauss in addition to his function as CEO of PORR AG. In its meeting today, the nomination committee of the...
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PORR consortium to build another section of S19 expressway

Vienna/Warsaw, 01.06.2021 – Poland’s General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA) has awarded PORR S.A. and Unibep S.A. the contract for the design and build of a section of the S19 expressway running from Krynice (DK65) via Dobrzyniewo to Białystok Zachód (S8). Following the section Kuźnica - Sokółka, PORR is thereby in charge of another Podlachian section of the S19. The...
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PORR on track – improved Q1 earnings and full order books

Order backlog at all-time high of around EUR 8 bn Output and earnings significantly above Q1 2020 2021 guidance confirmed   Vienna, 26.05.2021 – With a strong start to 2021, PORR delivers a comeback to pre-coronavirus levels. Both production output (EUR 1.0 bn) and EBT (EUR -9.4m) improved significantly against the previous year. The order backlog of around EUR 8 bn provides a good baseline...
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For review: Annual press conference financial year 2020 (german only)

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