Brussels to sue Bulgaria in Luxembourg for Sofia waste

The European Commission’s (EC) college of commissioners will “in the nearest term” initiate legal proceedings against Bulgaria with Court of Justice of the European Communities in Luxembourg over the lack of an ... More

Govt pays BGN 124m to builders

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Regional Development and Public Works has transferred BGN 124 million of its outstanding debts to companies, said minister Rosen Plevneliev. He added that an additional BGN 6 million would be ... More

Montenegrins force Greeks to lower original price

At today's meeting, the Montenegrin government will ask Greek-Israeli consortium Aktor-HCH to lower the original price for construction of 43.5km-long section of Bar-Boljare highway to EUR 900mn, how much was offered by Croatian ... More

Alpina made the best offer for bypass

The most favorable offer for the construction of E80 highway section Corridor 10 came from Austrian company Alpine and is set at around EUR 31 million. According to the statement issued by Serbian company Koridor 10, the World ... More

Brussels unlocks waste management cash pot for Bulgaria

The Environment operational programme yesterday received a positive conformity assessment by the European Commission (EC) and the Bulgarian government now has BGN 3.5 billion in interim payments at its disposal. “The ... More

Sofia names bidders for 2nd unit of waste treatment plant

Six companies have filed offers to build Sofia’s food and green waste composting installation, the municipal authorities said. The facility forms part of the capital’s waste processing project which includes also ... More

GBD Group takes over Alpdom

GDB Group has purchased more than one-third stake in Alpdom Inzeniring and there by became the largest owner of the company. Even though GBD had previously owned 40.8 percent stake in Alpdom, it will not have to declare the ... More

Vegrad owes Croatian companies over EUR 400,000

Croatian company Vegrad gradnja, subsidiary of Slovenian Vegrad and chaired by Hilda Tovsak, built a professional golf course in Savudrijska vala as a part of hotel Kempinski Adriatic, which was opened this September, and left ... More

Bulgaria’s waste treatment plant opens near Plovdiv

Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borissov and Plovdiv mayor Slavcho Atanassov cut the ribbon on the nation’s flagship waste treatment facility on a site near Shishmantsi, in the south. The ceremony was also attended by arms ... More

60 Bulgaria building projects stalled by contractors

Unblocking the 60 infrastructure projects frozen by the Bulgarian construction ministry is being hampered by companies’ unwillingness to renegotiate contract prices, minister Rosen Plevneliev said. He said the ministry ... More

IGH to build airport in Donetsk, Ukraine

The Croatian construction company IGH is to build an airport in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk, a spokesperson for IGH has said. The contract on the construction of the airport, which is to be completed by 2012, was signed in ... More

Iraq expects Bulgarian partners for building 1.5 million houses

The Iraqi side expects to build 1.5 million houses, reconstruct and modernize hundreds of plants, construct hotels, restaurants and tourist infrastructure with the assistance of Bulgarian partners, the BTA informs. This ... More

Monada to recycle building waste in Bulgaria’s Rousse

Bulgarian firm Monada has won a contract to build a construction waste treatment facility in the Danubian town of Rousse. The contractor has pledged to pump almost EUR 2 million into the installation. Abuzz with ... More

Industrogradnja closes the largest deal in Russia since 2004

Industrogradnja has signed a deal for building sport complex in Bugulma, in the central part of European Russia, worth EUR 10 million. With this project alone, the Zagreb-based company will make half the revenue from last year ... More

GBS gets new BGN 18m for Sofia’s ring-road

As reported by Dnevnik a consortium led by GBS Infrastructure, a unit of local construction and real estate investment company Glavbolgarstroy (GBS), will be paid a further BGN 18 million to build a section of Sofia’s ... More

Foreign orders for Djuro Djakovic Montaza

The expansion to international markets of Croatian group, Djuro Djakovic Montaza (Dd Montaza) continues. The company, which operates in the construction, reconstruction, and maintenance industry for industrial facilities - ... More

Bosnia to receive 40 million USD for waste processing from World Bank

The World Bank has announced it cleared a 40 million USD loan to Bosnia as part of its assistance for the project for handling solid waste from industrial plants in the country. The funding for the environmental project has been ... More

BiH construction companies deliver more foreign contracts

The value of construction work completed by BH-based companies abroad has increased in the third quarter of 2008 by impressive 72.1 per cent, compared to 3Q 2007, while in the first nine months of this year it went up by 47.7 per ... More

Belgium company to invest in logistics park in Svilengrad

The Belgian transport company Van Dijk intends to invest in the construction of a logistics base in the future industrial zone of the southeastern Bulgarian town of Svilengrad. The news was formally announced by the ... More

Positive situation for construction in September

In the first eight months of 2008, a slowing trend was registered in Croatia in the construction sector, marked by a decrease in the number of construction permits granted. This was reported by the Italian Foreign Trade ... More