OHL Žs, A.s.
OHL ŽS, a.s., which boasts a tradition of more than sixty years, is a dynamic construction company specializing in multiple areas of business and ranking among the largest and most significant construction companies in the Czech Republic.
The company focuses on implementing complex projects of various construction works, their modernization, reconstruction and maintenance in accordance with the needs and requirements of customers in the following sectors:
transport, railway, road and motorway construction,
water-management and ecological construction,
civil engineering and power engineering construction,
surface construction and underground engineering.
OHL ŽS provides reconstruction, modernization and implementation of constructions both in the Czech Republic and abroad, i.e. in Bulgaria, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan etc. (for more information see the Activities abroad page). The change of the corporate name from ŽS Brno, a.s. to OHL ŽS, a.s. in 2006 confirmed the company’s affiliation to the Spanish multinational construction and investment OHL Group, which OHL ŽS has belonged to since 2003.
The most significant completed constructions currently include the following:
modernization of railway corridors
reconstruction of railway stations in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia
construction of the university campus in Brno and new buildings for the VŠB – Technical University, Ostrava
reconstruction of the historical Czech Radio building in Prague
construction development of the National Technical Library
construction of the R55 Skalka-Hulín expressway
development of the Large City Ring Road in Brno – Hlinky Multilevel Junction and Královopolský tunnel
Finger C, Terminal North II of the Prague-Ruzyně international airport
The Brno University of Technology – construction of the FEKT building
the Hlubočepy–Barrandov tram line
construction of 80 kilometres of motorway in Azerbaijan
many other constructions both in this country and abroadSee more