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Railroad Stations on Northern and Southern Shores of Lake Balaton Renewed

Hungary Today 2022.04.18.

The National Infrastructure Development Company, NIF, (Nemzeti Infrastruktúra Fejlesztő Zrt.) has published a tender for the renovation of a total of 28 stations and stops. As part of the renovation, except for three highlighted locations, the existing stations and buildings (many of which are particularly valuable) will be modernized, and in several locations the platforms will also be made barrier-free. Furthermore, the passenger information systems will also be modernized, bicycle parking facilities will be built, and green spaces will be formed, among other things.

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On the northern shore of Lake Balaton and on the southern shore, a total of 28 stations and stops will soon be renovated. In the latest tender, NIF is looking for contractors from Balatonaliga to Balatonfenyves, in the following 13 settlements on Lake Balaton.

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In general, modernization is taking place, but at three sites new buildings will replace the old ones:

  • Balatonaliga Railway Station (a new station building is handed over here)
  • Szabadisóstó railroad station
  • Szabadifürdő railroad station
  • Balatonszéplak-felső railroad station
  • Zamárdi railroad station
  • Szántód-Kőröshegy railroad station
  • Balatonföldvár Railway Station
  • Balatonszárszó Railway Station (a new station building is being built)
  • Balatonszemes railroad station
  • Balatonlelle railroad station (a new station building is being built)
  • Balatonboglár Railway Station
  • Bélatelep railroad station
  • Balatonfenyves Railway Station

Source: Magyar Építők

Featured image via Mihály Nagy/magyarepitok.hu

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