Vinci (France) – Aktor (Greece) consortium wins tender to build Comarnic-Brasov motorway segment
A consortium formed of Vinci (France) – Aktor (Greece) was declared the winner of the tender for the leasing of Comarnic (south) – Brasov (center) motorway segment, announced representatives of the Ministry of Transport on Wednesday.
The said consortium will be in charge with the draft, construction and administration of Comarnic – Brasov motorway segment, leased on a 30-year period.
Comarnic-Brasov motorway works, to be carried out in leasing, will be launched in February 2010.
Several consortia submitted the final offers for entering the race for the selection of Comarnic – Brasov motorway lessee: Vinci (France) – Aktor (Greece), Bilfinger Berger (Germany) – Porr (Austria) and Strabag (Austria).
Initially, 12 offers were submitted for the construction of Comarnic – Brasov motorway segment, the biggest construction companies forging associations in order to win the respective bidding.
According to the National Company of Highways and National Roads (CNADN) in Romania, the winner of this bidding will draft, build and maintain the motorway on a period of about 30 years, the costs related to the drafting and construction being estimated at some one billion euros (without VAT).
Comarnic – Brasov motorway segment will have 58 kilometers in length, 57 bridges, crossings and viaducts, as well as spaces and services, going to be designed for speeds between 80 and 120 kilometers per hour.