“At the City Hall in the presence of Mayor István Tarlós on September 4, 2017, contracts were signed for the reconstruction of the M3 metro line. With these contracts, in the North Line section the stations and the railway line reconstruction as well as the tunnel of the subway line, the renewal of the safety equipment and the modernization of the central dispatch system could begin.”
In the northern section contract, BKV Zrt. Is the client, the constructor is the Strabag Építőipari Zrt., The net value of the contract is 24.1 billion forints. The deadline for completion is October 31, 2018 and the deadline for starting the traffic is November 30, the final deadline for completing all works is December 31, 2018.
In the case of upgrading the tracks, tunnel construction, safety equipment and central dispatching system, the client is also BKV Zrt. The contractor is Swietelsky Vasúttechnikai Kft. The net value of the contract is 47.8 billion forints and the technical handover will begin on 24 July 2020 and the final deadline for all work will be 24 August 2020, which refers to the full 17.1 km tunnel line section.”