Infrastructure and Transport

TRV Doubles Capacity at Tisza Waste-management Plant

The regional waterworks company TRV is planning to double the original capacity of its waste-management plant at Lake Tisza from 1,100 cubic meters to 2,200.

GYSEV, Vasi Volan Win EU Grant for Passenger Info System Investment

Regional railway company GYSEV and regional bus company Vasi Volan signed a contract on August 24 for a HUF 526m European Union grant.

Budapest Inaugurates EUR 429 Million Sewage Treatment Plant

Budapest Mayor Gábor Demszky inaugurated on August 2 a new central sewage treatment plant and related facilities, built for EUR 429 million.

New ADAC Guide To Budapest

Germany's leading motoring club (ADAC) has just published its updated ’travel package’ to Budapest.

MAV-Trakcio calls tender to finance locomotive purchase

MAV-Trakcio, the traction unit of state-owned railway company MAV, announced in the latest issue of the Public Procurement Gazette a two-round tender to finance the purchase of 25 Bombardier TRAXX locomotives for EUR 74.7 million.

Budapest Ranked Sixth among most Popular Conference Towns, 2008

Among global MICE destinations, Budapest has been among the top cities for a long time.

Developments in the Hungarian-Croatian Border Region from EU Funding

The assistance contracts of a further three applications awarded funding to be implemented in the Hungarian-Croatian border region.

Revitalisation of the Site of Former Sugar Factory in Kaba

The transformation and development of the industrial site and infrastructure of the former sugar factory in Kaba, a project costing over HUF 850 million, may commence with the help of financing from the New Hungary Development Plan.

Tender Call for Cargo and Logistics Base at Debrecen Airport

The city council of Debrecen has invited a public tender for a cargo and logistics base.

Budapest Airport Back to Normal

Operations are fully back to normal at Budapest Airport, with all arrivals and departures running according to schedule. Airlines are operating their flights under the usual timetable.

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