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Roof emerges over black concert hall

February 20, 2013 Katowice the City 0

Heavy snowfall greeted builders of the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra’s new seat (PNRSO) on the Wednesday morning. Despite the winter and bad weather conditions, Warbud has completed to mount eleven huge girders that will support the great concert hall’s roof and delivered the construction ahead the schedule.

Each of the girders is 33 meters long, 3 meters high and weighs 22 tons. This steel structure will hold

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Last floor of NPRSO underway

October 26, 2012 Katowice the City 0

Exactly one month ago, construction crews of Warbud were erecting the third floor of the new venue of National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra (NPRSO). Today, the works are already underway on the fourth floor.

The fourth floor is the last one of the external building – a so called “ring” – that will be 20 meters high. The internal building to house the great concert hall for 1 672 spectators will reach the height of 28,4 meters.

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Warbud builds Katowice new icon

September 4, 2012 Katowice the City 0

Parabolic walls, vibro-insulators, black concrete, hand-made formworks of wooden strips, huge rubber moulds, four tower cranes and more than 150 workers at the construction site – this is how Warbud builds the new PLN 265 million seat of the National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra (NPRSO).

After five months and a half when the works have been started, the prime contractor’s strong commitment to erect the building on time and on standard is visible.

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Works on cultural district

July 27, 2012 Katowice the City 0

The cultural district replacing the former “Katowice” coal mine is progressively emerging from the ground. See the progress at the three construction sites on the attached photos.

The most advanced is the process of construction of the Silesian Museum’s new seat where more than sixty percent of scheduled works have been already done. Also, the National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra’s new home is being erected very efficiently