PKP PLK SA and the Centre for EU Transport Projects (CEUTP) signed an agreement for financing the project “Enhancement of safety by installing new railway turnouts”. The project investment value is over PLN 640.8 million, of which an amount of 442.5 million PLN is funded by the Cohesion Fund under Action 7.1 Railway Transport Development, Operational Programme Infrastructure and Environment.
The project includes work on the 697 turnouts and 4 crossings.
The project aims to enhance railway traffic safety and to eliminate operational risks through the development of new turnouts. In addition, current speed limits at 43 railway level crossings will be eliminated and other planned introduction of speed limits will be prevented.