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A1 Motorway

Social aspects

Community Relationships

Skanska created up to 3,500 jobs during construction and will continue with around 350 staff directly employed in long-term jobs, plus spin off work, e.g. workshop, deliveries, services, etc, sustainable economic development, and a new kind of relationship with the community based on a strong commitment to local people.

Benefits for the community

• Private financing reduces funding burden on state finances
• Modern and well managed road infrastructure
• Improvement of the traffic flow
• Time saving
• Safety (Significant decrease of accidents in the A1 corridor and on national road #1 in years 2007 and 2008)
• Reduction of pollution as well as a noise reduction on the roads running along the motorway
• Brings trade and opportunity by linking Poland’s seaports with the European transport network
• Job creation