Transport Construction

Refurbishment of Kuřim Railway Station

Investor:Správa železniční dopravní cesty, s. o.
Designer:SUDOP Brno, spol. s.r.o.
Building Surveyor:Správa železniční dopravní cesty, s. o.
Contractor:"Společnost Kuřim“ – Subterra a.s. (správce) a OHL ŽS a.s.
Implementation period:25. January 2017 - 31. October 2018
Refurbishment of Kuřim Railway Station

The station is on the railway line no. 250 - Brno – Havlíčkův Brod. The purpose of the upgrade was an increase of the speed in the station to a maximum of 120 km/h and shortening of travel times. The upgrade consisted of a replacement and improvement of the track superstructure and substructure, replacement of rails and switches in the total length of 5.66 km. A complete refurbishment of the island platform and its roofing was done.

In addition, bridges, culverts, retaining walls, noise barriers were refurbished or newly built. A complete replacement of the overhead line system took place in the total length of 7.33 km and a completely new safety, signalling and communication equipment was installed.