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Laying of the foundation stone for new building project on Manfredstraße in Essen

New energy-efficient and affordable housing for Essen-Rüttenscheid On the former site of a freight forwarding company, 179 low-barrier flats have been under construction in Essen-Rüttenscheid since the beginning of 2021. The construction project is intended to create new, affordable living space. The Gelsenkirchen housing company VIVAWEST commissioned Oevermann Hochbau GmbH, a PORR company, with...
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PORR completes Berlin office and residential complex at Frankfurter Allee

Frankfurter Allee in Berlin is the gateway to Lichtenberg. The district is increasingly popular with those looking for apartments in the capital. Lichtenberg is an area that offers traditional living while remaining within easy reach of the urban Friedrichshain district. In spring 2018, PORR Hochbau Berlin began work on behalf of local company HOWOGE Wohnungsbaugesellschaft mbH, on an innovative...
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PORR wins new contract for the construction of the "MOL - An der Mole" quarter in Berlin

In August, PORR Hochbau Region Ost signed the general contractor contract for the "MOL" construction project in Berlin-Lichtenberg: Between the Ostkreuz traffic junction and the Stralau peninsula, an ensemble of 4 houses with a common basement is being built on behalf of HOWOGE with a view of the Rummelsburg Bay.
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Rothof viaduct: After safe transverse shifting bridge successfully put into operation

It was a spectacular act that required the utmost concentration, the know-how of expert teamwork and accurate preparation by PORR Ingenieurbaus: After the replacement construction of the Rothof viaduct on the BAB 7, the 410-metre long carriageway towards Fulda was safely moved into the correct final position in June by means of a transverse shift.
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Construction pit completed for Berlin's tallest high-rise

Alexander’s Capital Tower, or ABC-Tower for short, is one of four high-rise buildings that will be erected as part of the redevelopment around Alexanderplatz in the heart of Berlin. At a height of 150 meters and with 35 floors, the ABC-Tower will be the tallest residential high-rise in Berlin and one of the tallest in Germany. Stump-Franki Spezialtiefbau, a PORR subsidiary, has been commissioned...
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Jettenbach weir system: PORR completes new weir

Since October 2018, PORR has been working on behalf of Verbund Innkraftwerke GmbH on several construction lots as part an overall project to reconstruct the power plant in Töging am Inn. One of the construction lots involves creating the new Jettenbach weir system in the River Inn. This system is intended to control inflow to the power plant. One of the project’s final milestones has now been...
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PORR and Doka establish industry solution for digital construction logistics

Digital process management as success factor 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...
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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
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PORR involved in the most important milestone of the Emscher sewer (Abwasserkanal Emscher, AKE) project

Commissioning of the Oberhausen Pumping Station will create a clean Emscher River by the end of 2021 At a length of 51 kilometres, the Emscher sewer winds through the Ruhr area. At the end of the 20th century, the Emscher was regarded as Europe’s most polluted river. For decades, the question of water pollution control took a back seat. The comprehensive generation-spanning Emscher redevelopment...
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EXPO REAL 2021: PORR will receive visitors in person as an exhibitor in Munich

The countdown has now begun for the most important gathering in the real estate sector EXPO REAL, the international trade Fair for real estate and investment, will take place in Munich from 11 to 13 October. The fair was cancelled last year due to the critical state of the pandemic, but this year a hygiene and safety concept has been developed so the event can be held safely. And this year PORR...
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