The construction of the Rail Baltica station and its related infrastructure at Riga airport will be carried out by the winner of the international tender – the consortium B.S.L. Infra, which consists of the Austrian company Swietelsky AG and Latvian construction companies such as the road construction company SIA Binders and AS LNK Industries. The construction works are planned to be carried out in five stages until December 2025. The first stage of work, construction of Rail Baltica railway infrastructure from the railway station “Imanta” to the Riga international airport, as well as the construction of the station terminal, will have to be completed by March / April 2023. The active construction works will commence in May of this year. The total amount of the contract is 236,961,150 EUR (excluding VAT).
Swietelsky AG has been founded in 1936 and today is one of the most important companies in the Austrian construction industry with more than 10.300 employees. Swietelsky´s activities cover all areas of construction: railway construction, road construction, structural engineering, bridge construction, tunnelling and civil engineering. The company is certified in accordance with EN ISO 9001:2000 and provides general contractor services, special foundation engineering, alpine construction, sports facilities, leisure facilities, environmental technology, PPP projects and the production of asphalt and concrete.
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