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Modernization of the Fribourg railway station

Gruner Stucky Ltd and Gruner Ltd are acting as main civil engineering contractors for the complete modernization of the Fribourg railway station.

The works consist in particular in:

  • The realization of a new underpass of 10 meters width for almost 100 meters length
  • Bringing the station into compliance with the LHand standard (platforms, existing underpass, etc.)
  • The realization of a new architectural marquee
  • The complete renewal of the railway infrastructure

The work at the beginning (from the end of March 2021) is particularly intensive, as the following work will be carried out during the first three months:

  • The realization of 4 weekends of intensive works with in particular the drilling of 32 micropiles
  • The installation of 4 temporary bridges of 19.2 meters span
  • The installation of 2 temporary footbridges of 20 meters span on platforms 2 and 3
  • The drilling of approximately 150 piles for the future soldier pile wall
  • The beginning of the excavation of the future underpass

Project manager: Emmanuel Everbecq

Local site management: Bruno Wernert

2021 - 2025

Railway construction,
Urban and municipal engineering


Your contact person

Emmanuel Everbecq
Head of Department Railway Structures
+41 21 637 15 84 | ZW1tYW51ZWwuZXZlcmJlY3FAc3R1Y2t5LmNo

Gruner Stucky SA
Rue de la Gare de Triage 5
CH-1020 Renens VD 1

References on the subject

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Expansion Dorfbach
Renovation Baslerstrasse Allschwil
Dachslerstrasse Section Im Stückler to Neeserweg
SBB, Railway line CEVA, Geneva