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Welcome to the World of PORR.

Discover exciting blog articles on trend topics in the construction industry. Along with technical background information on our diverse projects in the fields of structural and civil engineering, infrastructure, environmental technology as well as design and engineering.

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Welcome to the World of PORR. Discover exciting blog articles on trend topics in the construction industry. Along with technical background information on our diverse projects.

Digitalisation
Building simulation: A look into the future
Digitalisation
Building simulation: A look into the future Building simulation: A look into the future

Without a crystal ball, but using specialised software, pde Integrale Planung can look into the future. And simulate the conditions in buildings in order to optimise them in advance.

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Sustainability
Modular construction: Hype with limits
Sustainability
Modular construction: Hype with limits Modular construction: Hype with limits

Prefabricated modules are intended to drive forward sustainable, affordable construction. We show the advantages, best practices and the limits.

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Sustainability
We are driving forward the circular economy
Sustainability
We are driving forward the circular economy We are driving forward the circular economy

The construction industry is gradually becoming more sustainable. At PORR, we are driving change. Our experts explain what we are already doing and what we are looking forward to.

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Best Place to Work
Diversity: The Esperanto construction site
Best Place to Work
Diversity: The Esperanto construction site Diversity: The Esperanto construction site

A PORR team comprising twelve different nationalities dug through 2.3km of rock while also overcoming language barriers.

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Sustainability
Top 3: Buildings for eternity
Sustainability
Top 3: Buildings for eternity Top 3: Buildings for eternity

In Rome, A Coruna in Spain and Ikaruga in Japan are three of the oldest buildings in the world that are still in use. We show you which ones they are. And what makes them so durable.

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Digitalisation
Smart home: No access for hackers
Digitalisation
Smart home: No access for hackers Smart home: No access for hackers

For buildings to become smart, they need to collect data. What data that is. And how to prevent it falling into the wrong hands. An overview.

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Best Place to Work
DC Tower 2: High rise, deep foundation
Best Place to Work
DC Tower 2: High rise, deep foundation DC Tower 2: High rise, deep foundation

PORR's special civil engineering team dug 22.7 metres into the ground for DC Tower 2 in Vienna. This created a secure foundation for the tower.

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Best Place to Work
Mangfoldige Norge
Best Place to Work
Mangfoldige Norge Mangfoldige Norge

Diversity - definitely: people from all over the world work at PNC. And they do so on impressive construction projects all over Norway.

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Sustainability
The Hyperloop Hype
Sustainability
The Hyperloop Hype The Hyperloop Hype

As ecological as a train, as fast as a plane - these are the hopes placed in the Hyperloop. However, the system is the subject of controversial debate.

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Best Place to Work
The Bachinger Brothers
Best Place to Work
The Bachinger Brothers The Bachinger Brothers

At PORR, Thomas and David are driving the future topics of the construction industry: digitalisation and sustainability. In the interview, the Bachinger brothers talk about what else connects them.

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Sustainability
Top 10: Building projects of superlatives
Sustainability
Top 10: Building projects of superlatives Top 10: Building projects of superlatives

Whether floating skyscrapers or cities, the ideas and visions of contemporary architecture seem to know no bounds. These are our top 10.

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Best Place to Work
More and more digital: jobs in construction
Best Place to Work
More and more digital: jobs in construction More and more digital: jobs in construction

Christian Sattler is responsible for surveying - one of many jobs at PORR that digitalisation makes even more exciting.

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Digitalisation
On our Orders: BIM to Field
Digitalisation
On our Orders: BIM to Field On our Orders: BIM to Field

The Auenfeld barracks are to become one of the most important army bases in Switzerland. PORR has a solution for such challenges: BIM to Field.

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Digitalisation
The Nor-way of Construction
Digitalisation
The Nor-way of Construction The Nor-way of Construction

Building Information Modelling has revolutionised our industry. PNC Norge is also using digital tools to build the Randselva Bridge. A report from the far north shows how.

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Sustainability
5 outstanding Bridges
Sustainability
5 outstanding Bridges 5 outstanding Bridges

Bridges do far more than connect two places. They bring people together and promote cultural exchange. In technical terms, every bridge is a masterpiece – but some stand out in particular.

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