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Concrete cuboids grow on Parkowa St.

July 31, 2013 Katowice the City 0

GC Investment crossed half-may mark of works on the shell construction of the “Wille Parkowa” housing estate. One of the five buildings has been already topped out.

The concrete construction of the remaining four housing facilities is now underway. The usable area of the apartments totals 3 008 sq. meters. A parking lot for 56 cars is being built under the buildings – the middle part of it has been done.

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Old Supersam shows its welded spans

July 29, 2013 Katowice the City 0

Demolition works on Supersam started a month ago. Today, only tons of rubbles and a giant skeleton of the almost 80-year-old market hall’s construction left at the site.

The 121 meters long, 39,5 meters wide and 16 meters tall building was unique because of its scale – it was the biggest market hall in the 1930s in Poland – and due to its welded steel construction designed by renowned Prof. Stefan Bryła. The applied welding solutions made