construction

Minister: Contracts for Peljesac Bridge to be signed in spring if there is no further obstruction

Agriculture Minister Tomislav Tolusic said on Thursday that the tender for the construction of the Peljesac bridge was being obstructed but that he believed that it would not slow down the project...

Many constructions projects, lack of workers

Deputy Infrastructure Minister Miro Skrgatic said in Cavtat on Monday there was no lack of construction projects and that Croatia had EUR 11 billion at its disposal from European Union funds until...

EUR 5.6M energy renovation project underway in Lepoglava jail

The energy renovation of the penitentiary in the northern town of Lepoglava is under way and this project, worth 42 million kuna (approximately 5.6 million euros), will bring about savings of two...

Number of buildings built in 2015 down, number of dwellings up

A total of 4,641 buildings were built in Croatia in 2015, down by 6.6% from 2014, while the number of dwellings rose by 3.2% to 8,059, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS...

Builders require 3,000 foreign workers, says chamber

The Croatian Chamber of Commerce (HGK) estimates that builders in the country need 3,000 foreign workers to compensate for the drain of qualified workers from Croatia, the HGK said on Thursday....

Conference on sustainable building and energy efficiency held in Zagreb

Tenders for energy refurbishment of buildings with EU funding will be issued by the end of the year, which will create a potential for investing HRK 4 billion in energy upgrading, a conference on...

Croatia's Q2 construction output up 4%

The volume of construction work in Croatia, carried out by companies with 20 or more workers, increased by 4% in the second quarter of 2016 compared with the same period of 2015, while in the...

Number of building permits issued in July up 16.6% y-o-y

A total of 555 building permits were issued in Croatia in July 2016, which was an increase of 16.6% compared with July 2015, according to figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS).

Croatia's construction output in May up 3.3% y-o-y

The volume of construction work in Croatia in May 2016 increased by 1.3% over April 2016 and by 3.3% over May 2015, the latest figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS) show.

DZS: Strong increase in number of building permits heralds sector recovery

A total of 697 building permits were issued in Croatia in May 2016, which was 36.1% more than in May 2015, according to the latest figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS).

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Minister: Croatia to continue building its section of Vc corridor

Transport and infrastructure minister Oleg Butkovic said on Friday that activities aimed at construction of Croatia's section of pan-European Vc corridor would continue.

Construction sector hits bottom, mild recovery expected

Croatia's construction sector has finally hit bottom and a mild recovery is expected in the coming period, according to a Raiffeisenbank Austria analysis.

Construction of new bridge on Corridor Vc may begin, says Bosnian official

Pejic told Sarajevo-based Dnevni Avaz daily that the Croatian commission for the control of public procurement on 17 June adopted a decision dismissing all complaints to the selection of companies...

Minister: Networking of land books and land survey books "reform of the century"

Construction and Zoning Minister Lovro Kuscevic on Monday announced the establishment of state administration for real estate as a result of merger of the state administration running land survey...

Minister: Croatia should go towards sustainable building

Croatia should go towards sustainable building and energy efficiency, Construction and Physical Planning Minister Lovro Kuscevic said on Wednesday, inviting banks and other sectors to join in the...