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Rua de Alexandre Braga will be a pedestrian street. Works start on Monday

Starting this Monday, the 14th, Rua de Alexandre Braga will be closed to traffic. On that day, work begins to transform this street around the Bolhão Market into a pedestrian street.

The first stage of works of Matadouro de Campanhã is complete

The first stage of works of Matadouro de Campanhã is complete. The construction work, conducted by the company Mota Engil, included the cleaning of the area, demolitions, earthmoving, and the drilling of existing structures, in addition to experimenting materials to be used in the reconstruction of the building. The Japanese architect Kengo Kuma visited this iconic project, carried out in partnership with the award-winning Portuguese architects of OODA.

Porto Vivo, SRU shares experience with one of the most important technology parks in Brazil

A delegation from the Brazilian technology park “Porto Digital” was in Porto to observe the urban rehabilitation process that has been carried out in the city and to share technical experience.

Architects from Porto are already in the third competition won in Iceland

After winning two competitions for the creation of two kindergartens – in Reykjavik and in Garðabær – the Porto architects were once again chosen for a project in Iceland, this time a community centre in Höfn.

Rui Moreira presented in Sweden the future that is emerging in the Matadouro in Campanhã

At the international forum Urban Future 22, in Helsingborg, Sweden, the Mayor of Porto explained, in detail, the city’s plans for that space.

Porto leads National Award for Urban Rehabilitation

The interventions in Palácio dos Correios, in M.O.Co and Eurostars Aliados hotels, and in the Edifício Litografia Lusitana earned Porto the leadership of the National Award for Urban Rehabilitation.

Mercado do Bolhão opens in the first half of September

September scenario will make it possible to have a greater number of traders and working spaces at the inauguration, since delays resulting from the contract made it impossible to deliver the keys on the initially scheduled dates.

The tender for non-residential leases in the Historic Center is open

The application deadline for the 1st public tender for non-residential leases of Commercial/ Services Establishments started this Tuesday and will run until April 30th.

Palácio dos Correios wins award for best office refurbishment in Portugal

The refurbishment and reconstruction work was distinguished on the third edition of Real Estate Awards, promoted by Expresso and Sic Notícias.

International public tender deadline for the design and construction of the Bridge D. António Francisco dos Santos is on 24 July

The deadline for the international public tender promoted by the Municipalities of Porto and Vila Nova Gaia for the design and construction of the Bridge D. António Francisco dos Santos over the river Douro is on 24 July.