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Four Companies to Bid for Chain Bridge Renovation

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.10.06.

Four companies will make a bid for the renovation of the capital’s landmark Chain Bridge after all four companies applying in the pre-qualification round met the requirements, the Budapest Public Transport Centre (BKK) said on Tuesday.

The four prospective bidders are A-Híd Építő, Közgép Építő- es Fémszerkezetgyártó, SDD Konzorcium (DOMPER, Subterra – Raab, Pannon-Doprastay) and STRABAG Általános Építő.

Bids can be submitted by October 28.

Karácsony on Chain Bridge Tender: Gov't Body Rejection No Surprise
Karácsony on Chain Bridge Tender: Gov't Body Rejection No Surprise

“Given the current political situation, the real surprise would have been if the government authority had approved the bid,” the mayor of Budapest commented on Facebook after the Public Procurement Authority (KH) rejected to accept the tender documents of the renovation of Budapest’s iconic Chain Bridge citing content errors. KH rejected the publication of the […]Continue reading

BKK is expected to sign a contract with the future contractor in February 2021. The renovation work could start one month later, in March, and is scheduled to be completed by 2023.

Featured photo illustration by Zsolt Szigetváry/MTI