Release date: 30 May 2016
Promoter – Financial IntermediaryPRZEWOZY REGIONALNE SP ZOO
Purchase of new and modernisation of existing rolling stock for Przewozy Regionalne, a regional rail passenger operator
The project will increase the quality of the passenger transport services provided by the promoter, and thereby will promote sustainable transport solutions in line with EU objectives. Furthermore, the rolling stock will provide services predominantly to convergence regions (mainly eastern and northern Poland), and thereby facilitate regional development.
- Transport - Transportation and storage
Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
PLN 200 million (EUR 46 million)
Total cost (Approximate amount)
PLN 472 million (EUR 108 million)
Neither rehabilitation nor manufacture of rail rolling stock falls within the scope of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive 2011/92/EU; therefore no EIA is required. Compliance of associated facilities, in particular of any new depot or expansion of existing depots, if any, with EU directives on the environment will be analysed during appraisal.
The Bank will require the promoter to ensure that contracts for the implementation of the project have been/shall be tendered in accordance with the relevant applicable EU procurement legislation (Directives 2004/18/EC and/or 2004/17/EC as well as Directives 89/665/EEC and 92/13/EEC) as interpreted by the Court of Justice of the EU, with publication of tender notices in the Official Journal of the EU, as and where required.
Signed - 16/12/2016
Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).