Published 16 December 2009
The construction of Lubin football stadium and intensive works for KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. – PeBeKa summarizes the year of 2009.
The Copper Concern is still one of the main clients of PeBeKa that specializes in mining works. Lubin company built 27km of underground excavations and 420 metres of SW-4 shaft in 2009 for copper producer KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. In the beginning of November this last strategic investment in Copper Industrial Area achieved decisive moment, the shaft reached a half kilometre deep into the earth. Thanks to it an exploitation of new copper ore will be started by Polska Miedź in the future.
PeBeKa also specializes in metropolitan construction. In Lubin the company carried out the works on constructing state of the art football stadium. On 14th March 2009 only 360 days after the investment had started, the first football match took place on the Stadium of Zagłębie Lubin. The facility complies with all UEFA requirements and it is provided for 16.000 football fans. On 25th July its excellent preparations was confirmed by playing the match of Polish Super Cup between Lech Poznan and Wisła Kraków.
The year of 2009 was also for PeBeKa the time of summarizes and looking for new contacts. The company ended a long standing activity on Warsaw subway market and reconstruction works including the reconstruction of historic monuments of underground mine workings at the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine. In July the longest in the history of the company lasting for 5 years foreign contract in Germany was ended, where the employees of PeBeKa drilled a gallery 3818 metres long.
Soon, new possibilities appeared. In October our company signed an agreement with PKP Polish Railway Lines S.A. for constructing railway connection with “Okęcie” International Airport and also rebuilding railway line connecting “Okęcie” with centre of Warsaw.
Undoubted success of 2009 is PeBeKa’s participation in essential rankings: 391st place of the 500 biggest Polish companies list of Rzeczpospolita, 311th place of the 500 list by Polityka, 236th place of the 500 list biggest Polish companies in the commercial service sector of Home & Market economic magazine and also 35th place among 76 of the most dynamic companies on the so-called top list organized by Polska The Times Gazeta Wrocławska. The company was also awarded the prestigious “Golden Drill” for constructing Młociny underground station, the last stop on line I of the Warsaw underground.