Infrastructure Minister Andrzej Adamczyk said on Monday that the coronavirus disease will not slow down construction work and assured that 1.5 million jobs in the sector are not at risk.
Announcing the start of construction work, President Duda said the project would be “very good news for Poland, and not just for the near future, but I deeply believe that for the coming decades."
The TD-16N caterpillar bulldozer produced in Stalowa Wola, southeastern Poland, has become the first item of construction machinery produced in Poland ever to win the prestigious Red Dot Product Design Award, known as the 'Oscar of design.'
Deciding the newly rebuilt palace interfered with their architectural concept, post-war planners placed the 8,000-tonne, 65-metre-long and 18-metre-wide palace on 16 tracks and then spent 49 days moving it to its current location.
Nearly 50 people took advantage of the free flight home.
Poland's construction output increased by 5.5 percent year on year in February 2020 and by 14.1 percent month on month, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Friday.
The latest figures from Eurostat show a 2 percent growth in Poland’s construction sector compared to the EU average which saw a 0.5 percent decline.
The Budma International Construction and Architecture Fair, described by its organisers as the biggest construction sector event in Europe, opens at the MTP exhibition venue in Poznań (western Poland) on Tuesday.
Students from the AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków (southern Poland) have constructed the first mechanical rolling footbridge in Poland. The footbridge is 3.35 m long and is able to support weights of up to 200 kg, the university announced.