Studies to upgrade the railway line section Zagreb Main Station – Hrvatski Leskovac​

 

The section of the Zagreb Main Railway StationHrvatski Leskovac line (10.7 km) is a single-track line, located on the RH2 corridor, as well as on the important international Mediterranean Corridor.

On November 16, 2021, HŽ Infrastruktura signed the Grant Agreement No. INEA/CEF/TRAN/M2020/2440898 with the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA) within the scope of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). The estimated amount of implementation of activities from the Agreement amounts to a maximum of EUR 3.30 million.

A maximum amount of EUR 2.80 million has been approved, which is 85 per cent of the approved co-financing amount. The remaining 15 per cent of the maximum amount (0.50 million euros) will be financed from the State Budget of the Republic of Croatia.

The following activities will be carried out within the signed Agreement:

  1. Project management, publicity and visibility measures
  2. Preparation of the Environmental Impact Assessment
  3. Preparation of the Preliminary design and obtaining of Location permit
  4. Preparation of Main design
  5. Certified Review of designs and conformity assessment by Notified Body

The main goal of the Project is to prepare study and project documentation for the development of efficient and competitive rail transport along the Mediterranean Corridor, including removing bottlenecks in the Croatian part of the Corridor, increasing capacity and safety, improving the quality of rail services for passenger and freight transport, improving rail competitiveness.

For further information, please contact: korporativne.komunikacije@hzinfra.hr