PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: HOCHTIEF AG

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

The City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF Agree Key Points of Realignment - Agreement on continued construction of Elbphilharmonie
The City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF Agree Key Points of Realignment

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Essen, Germany, 2012/07/05 - Agreement on continued construction of Elbphilharmonie.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Construction/Architecture/Infra Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

The City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF have concluded key points for a realignment of the continuation of the Elbphilharmonie project. The key points concern the realignment of planning responsibilities, a schedule for completion, and the agreement of arbitration proceedings between the City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF.

Senator for Cultural Affairs Prof. Barbara Kisseler commented: “With this agreement, we have resolved one of the congenital defects of the project. Reconciliation processes will be greatly simplified in future, as the general planner and general contractor will prepare the plans together. We have succeeded in releasing the continued construction process from the disputes of the past and reaching an agreement with HOCHTIEF on the completion of the project. We are glad that the bodies involved have been able to put forward a good result for the project’s continuation.”

Marcelino Fernández Verdes, member of the HOCHTIEF Executive Board, commented: “We have found a joint solution for the critical aspects: the hall roof will be completed as quickly as possible without any compromises in terms of safety, and we will complete the planning for the building together with Herzog & de Meuron. We have also found a method for dealing with issues in dispute.”

David Koch, responsible project partner for the Elbphilharmonie project at the architect Herzog & de Meuron, welcomes the agreement: “This means that we now have the opportunity to successfully complete the Elbphilharmonie project. The stated aim of joint planning will provide the cooperation that is necessary to ensure the continued, high-quality construction of the Elbphilharmonie without conflict.”

HOCHTIEF will upgrade the hall roof and complete it, as well as the façade, within a year. The previous conflict concerning the hall roof has been resolved by way of the agreement on expert monitoring.

As a further key aspect of the realignment, HOCHTIEF and the general partner Herzog & de Meuron will complete the outstanding planning and integrate it into an overall plan. This applies in particular to technical building equipment. The City will have access to and provide support for the planning processes. HOCHTIEF and Herzog & de Meuron will complete all of the plans within a year. The building will be completed in full 24 months after the end of the planning phase.

This constructive new start was made possible by the agreement of a mutual resolution of the past problems between the City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF. All disputed claims that cannot be settled out of court will be subject to arbitration proceedings. A ruling will be made no later than one year after the project is completed. This has therefore cleared the way to resolve the disputed payment obligations.

Note for editors: A press release with the same wording will be sent by the City of Hamburg.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Construction/Architecture/Infra Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: HOCHTIEF AG

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Construction/Architecture/Infra articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


The City of Hamburg and HOCHTIEF Agree Key Points of Realignment

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

HOCHTIEF |
Publisher Contact: Christian Gerhardus - HOCHTIEF.de 
+49 201 824-2642 presse@hochtief.de
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any HOCHTIEF AG securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Construction/Architecture/Infra via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From HOCHTIEF AG / Company Profile


Read Construction/Architecture/Infra Most Recent Related Newswires:

PCL Construction Wins Five Top Projects Awards
CIMIC Investment, HLG Awarded A$215M Project in Qatar
CIMIC's CPB Contractors Wins Water Treatment Plant
Business of Design Week 2016 Architects Drafting the Future City
CIMIC's Thiess Awarded Contract Expansion & Extension At Melak
Major Step in Unique Engineering Project as Chernobyl Arch Slides into Place
CIMIC’S CPB Contractors Wins Amberley Base Upgrade Project
VINCI Airports, the Caisse Des Dépôts and Crédit Agricole Assurances Finalise the Acquisition of 60% of Aéroports de Lyon
CIMIC Investment, HLG Awarded AED490m Project in Dubai
PCL Construction Recognized for Building One of America’s Top Roads
Nordic PCL Awarded Mixed-Use Ke Kilohana at Ward Village in Honolulu
Test Confirms ePIPE's LeadSmart™ Technology Brings Lead Levels into Compliance with EPA Guidelines
HOCHTIEF Recognized in World’s Largest Climate Protection Ranking with New Award
PCL Constructors Canada, Inc. Opens Up the Doors to The Government Conference Centre Rehabilitation Project
ViA6West Consortium Wins Contract for A6 in Baden-Württemberg

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  BizJobs.com





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)