Implenia wins major Order for A7 Altona Tunnel in Hamburg

Implenia, together with project partner Hochtief, has been awarded the contract to build the 2.2-kilometre-long Altona noise protection tunnel on the A7 motorway in Hamburg. The net contract is worth a total of around EUR 580 million. Implenia will take the commercial lead on the project, working as part of a joint venture in which Hochtief has the technical lead.


Groundbreaking of Historic Long Island Rail Road Third Track

  • $2.6 Billion Expansion Includes 50 Projects to Modernize 9.8 Miles of the Congested LIRR Main Line Between Floral Park and Hicksville
  • Expansion Includes New and Renovated Bridges, Elimination of Grade Crossings, New Power Substations, Additional Parking, Renovated Stations, Modern Track and Signal Infrastructure
  • Part of Governor's Overall $6 Billion Investment in 100 LIRR Projects to Transform Region's Commuter Rail Service and Bolster Economic Growth

The Object: Connected Tool for reducing Vibrations

Vibration is a common cause of interruptions in manufacturing. With the long, slender tools used in internal turning, this challenge is amplified. The connected tool Silent Tools + has been developed to reduce vibration with damping technology and in addition to provide insights from inside the component.


Sustainable Rock Excavation in Poland


Photo: Kopalnia Piaskowca - Wolimex - Męcinka uses a heavy excavator for rock excavation and Atlas Copco HB 4700 DP breakers for size reduction and primary breaking on tough rock formations.

The Malopolska region in South-East Poland has been nominated as a European Entrepreneurial Region (EER) for 2016. The award is granted to the regions which present the most future-oriented "visions of entrepreneurial development", and the same spirit can be felt in the various sandstone quarries hosted by the region. Using blast-free quarrying these dimension and crushed stone producers are achieving higher efficiency with less impact on the environment and surrounding villages, i. e., Sustainable Productivity!


Skanska renovates Tunnel in Oslo, Norway

Skanska has signed a contract with the Norwegian Road Administration (Statens vegvesen) to renovate the Granfoss tunnel in Oslo, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 580 M, about SEK 620 M, and will be included in order bookings for Skanska Norway for the third quarter of 2015.


Getzner nominated for US-A-Biz-Award Economy Oscar 2015

The Economy Oscar for outstanding achievements of Austrian companies on the US market shines a spotlight on the exceptional and innovative successes of these companies. The award, for which Getzner Werkstoffe was nominated in the Trendsetter category on January 15th by the Austrian Trade Commission Los Angeles, is being conferred this year for the fifth time. “The nominated companies emphasise the competitive strength of the Austrian economy in the most demanding and competitive market in the world,” stresses Rudolf Thaler, Austrian Trade Commissioner in Los Angeles.


ContiTech Technology makes Freight Trains quieter

  • Extensive noise reduction only possible through the interaction of various technologies
  • Air spring systems and hydraulic springs contribute to lower traffic noise in rail transportation
  • ContiTech supports federal research project for noise reduction in freight traffic

Bilfinger tests Steel Foundations for new Baltic Sea Offshore Wind Farm

The engineering and services group Bilfinger will test steel foundations for the Wikinger offshore wind farm project in the Baltic Sea on behalf of Spanish energy supplier Iberdrola. Beginning in 2016, a total of 70 wind turbines are planned to be installed in water depths of up to 42 meters North East of the German island of Rügen. The order for the manufacture, installation and testing of several test piles has a volume of nearly €20 million. Bilfinger will deliver the necessary steel foundations from its own production.

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