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Romania launches auctions for two more sections of Sibiu-Pitesti motorway despite critics

Constructions April 19, 2018 15:34 0 comments

Romania’s state road company (CNAIR) launched on Thursday the auctions for two more sections of key Sibiu-Pitesti motorway, the missing link between Wallachian and Transylvanian motorway networks, despite critics from infrastructure NGOs, which claim there…more »

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The volume of construction of non-residential buildings grew by 17 percent in the first two months

Constructions April 13, 2018 11:06 0 comments

The first two months of the year saw a big increase in the volume of non-residential construction works compared to the same period of 2017, according to National Institute of Statistics, and the highest increase…more »

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European Commission: Road safety decreased in Romania and Bulgaria

Constructions April 10, 2018 14:05 0 comments

The preliminary 2017 road safety statistics released by the European Commission show, for the second year in a row, that Romania's road are the most dangerous in the EU.   According to the EU official,…more »

Romania’s richest man invests EUR 150 million in Sport University in Otopeni. “I’m not going to be the richest man in the cemetery”

Constructions April 05, 2018 16:46 0 comments

The billionaire Ion Tiriac, the richest man in Romania, said in an interview published in the German weekly sports magazine Sport Bild that he will invest EUR 150 million in a Sport University in Otopeni,…more »

Romania’s state road company could terminate contract for key motorway section between Transylvania and Hungary. NGO: such a decision will delay the project for years

Constructions April 05, 2018 12:59 0 comments

Romania’s state-owned road company (CNAIR) could terminate the contract for the section 3 of the motorway A1 Lugoj-Deva, a key section for the motorway connection between Transylvania and Western Europe, after an inspection of the…more »

From national unity to territorial fracture. How Romania builds separate motorway networks for Transylvania, connected to Hungary, and for Wallachia, going nowhere

Constructions April 02, 2018 13:25 0 comments BR Exclusive

Looking at the motorway map of Europe, Romania is a blank spot on the fringes of the continent’s busy network. The country is the 7th largest among EU member states in terms of population, but…more »

Former CNADNR head Narcis Neaga to manage all motorway projects in Romania as director of a new state-owned company. Exclusive reaction

Constructions March 30, 2018 12:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

Narcis Neaga, the former manager of the state road company CNADNR between 2012 and 2015, was named at the head of the new state road investment company (CNIR), which will manage all the motorway projects…more »

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Romania’s state-owned road company to create subsidiary for replacement of private contractors in failed projects

Constructions March 26, 2018 16:10 0 comments

Romania's state-owned road company (CNAIR) will create a road construction subsidiary in order to replace private contractors which don't complete government road building projects, according to the transport minister Lucian Sova, quoted by Agerpres. "We …more »

Bucharest City Hall finds land for Metropolitan hospital construction

Constructions March 15, 2018 15:29 0 comments

A land administrated by the Romanian Television Company, on Pipera street, will be transferred to the public domain of the Bucharest City Hall for the construction of Metropolitan hospital, according to an emergency ordinance project…more »

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New public projects for Bucharest: mayor Gabriela Firea promises park&ride and elevated tram line to reduce traffic congestion

Constructions March 13, 2018 12:02 0 comments

The mayor of Bucharest, Gabriela Firea, said on Tuesday that the mayor's office will start building next month the first major park and ride project in Romania's Capital city, in Pantelimon area, and prepares several…more »