Astaldi is responsible for 40% of the contract, working with three Polish businesses including Torpol, which specialises in railway works.
The contract involves the design and execution of all the work connected with the modernisation of the stretch of railway including the Łódź Fabryczna station, tunnelling, track, and superstructure.
The estimated duration of the works is 42 months, including the design phase, which will start immediately. The work has been commissioned by PKP (Polish Railways) and the Municipality of Lodz. It is co-financed with European cohesion funds.