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Keep updated on ULMA Construction’s latest developments as well as the most relevant projects we have worked on.

Customized technical solutions at the New National Police Hospital, Lima

The new infrastructure is built on a lot measuring 28,345 m² and features six storeys for use as a hospital, with four storeys for parking and seismic absorption. The building was built following strict criteria for energy efficiency and reduced environmental impact.

Mar 15, 2019

Thamrin Nine, the tallest skyscraper in Indonesia

Once completed, the Thamrin Nine Tower 1 will be the tallest skyscraper in Indonesia, standing at 333.5 m with 70 storeys. Located in the historical and social hub of Jakarta, this mixed development project has two residential towers joined by a retail podium reaching up to the fourth floor, offering a total of 470,000 m² of space.

Feb 28, 2019

New Racibórz Dolny Dam, Poland

When the project is completed, the Racibórz Dolny Dam, designed to control flooding in the area, will have a total holding capacity of 170 million cubic metres, placing it at the forefront of such projects in Poland. The dam will reach a total length of 4 km, featuring frontal floodgates and a six-span spillway.

Feb 14, 2019

Eresma, Arched Bridge, Segovia, Spain

The Eresma viaduct forms part of the SG-20 Highway expansion, the future ring road around the regional capital. It comprises one of the most heavily used transportation networks in the area, with the current volume of traffic tripling what was predicted in 2002, with 18,000 rather than 6,000 vehicles daily.

Jan 30, 2019

ULMA renews its digital image reinforcing its customer orientation

“We back you up, wherever your projects may be”: this is the message with which ULMA is introducing the new image and content for its international corporate websites as well as for its local websites.

Jan 10, 2019

Toromocho open pit mine in Peru

Projects such as this open pit mine, composed of many unique structures, require unique solutions with products adapted to the specific demands of the project.

Nov 28, 2018

200,000 m³ of scaffolding on the construction of Łódź Fabryczna Train Station

Highly developed logistical capacity, such as ULMA has established in the region, is absolutely necessary to provision projects of this size.

Oct 31, 2018

New Grandstands in the Benito Villamarín Stadium

The construction of the south grandstand for the Benito Villamarín Stadium in Sevilla, Spain, increased seating capacity by more than 14,000 seats, making it the stadium with the fourth-largest capacity in Spain.

Oct 08, 2018

Megaproject in the Heart of Flushing, NYC, USA

Tangram Plaza is a mixed-used development project covering more than 110,000 m² in the heart of Flushing, Queens. It includes the construction of 1,200 subterranean parking spaces, two residential towers with 220 flats, a Class A office building offering a surface area over 32,000 m², retail space, and a hotel with 240 rooms available.

Sep 21, 2018

Młociny Large Shopping Centre, Warsaw

ULMA provided a comprehensive formwork and scaffolding solution to help build one of the largest shopping centres in Warsaw. The compatibility between the two systems provided savings in materials, costs, and time, meaning not only profitability for the client, but also maximum safety as well.

Sep 06, 2018

New Offices for Publishing House Axel Springer SE

The 50th anniversary of the emblematic Axel Springer skyscraper in Berlin is the milestone motivating the construction of new offices for the company, planned to accommodate 3,500 workers and be fully completed in 2020.

Jul 26, 2018

New Ross, the longest extradosed bridge in the world

This section of the N25 will become a crucial component of Ireland’s transportation infrastructure, and part of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T). The project will improve access to the east side of the island, as well as reduce congestion and accidents in the area.

Jul 10, 2018

Tight building schedules, adverse weather conditions and high altitude at Pachachaca

ULMA responded with careful planning and project management paired with high quality products to demanding conditions at Pachachaca Lime Plant, Peru.

Jun 15, 2018

ULMA is awarded the PEFC certificate in Spain in recognition of its commitment to the environment

By obtaining the PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes) certification, ULMA Construction has taken another step forwards, securing its commitment to combining its business activity with social welfare in an environmentally-friendly way.

May 18, 2018

Saving time and space with the pre-assembled HWS

The Provost Square project in New Jersey (USA), the panels have been pre-assembled at ULMA facilities, optimising their size for transport and increased efficiency in situ.

May 04, 2018

Tauron Arena, the largest sports arena in Poland

This was a comprehensive project requiring many distinct solutions, the most spectacular of which was the shoring for the upper ring, set at a height of 40 m with a circumference of 400 m.

Mar 28, 2018

MK Standard solution for Santa Rosa Tunnel, Lima, Peru

With standard MK carriages, two tunnels have been constructed in a flexible manner that considerably reduced costs for the customer.

Mar 13, 2018

Viaduct 21, Expressway S7, Poland

Stretching 992 m in length, Viaduct 21, which forms a part of Expressway S7, will join the Polish regions of Lubień and Rabka Zdrój.

Feb 26, 2018

HWS Perimeter Safety Screen in the Centre of Utrecht, Netherlands

Located in the centre of the city, near Utrecht Central Station, the World Trade Centre (WTC) boast 32,000 m² of surface area, measuring 70 m in height spread across 19 storeys. WTC Utrecht forms part of the World Trade Centre Association (WTCA), the global organisation created to promote international commerce and commercial relationships.

Feb 07, 2018

Renovation of The Agora Building, Spain

Located in the City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia, The Agora is an almost completely translucent multiuse space full of natural light built in the shape of an ellipse with pointed ends. Measuring 100 m by 65 m and 68 m in height, the building also features slats forming a brise soleil that reaches 85 m in height.

Jan 25, 2018

The first step in the modernisation for PETROPERÚ

The Modernisation Project for the Talara Refinery envisions the creation of new productive units and the implementation of new systems and procedures that will increase both capacity and efficiency.

Jan 11, 2018

New Hotel in the Manhattan Financial District

Over the past decade, innovative buildings have been literally transforming the landscape of finance in New York City.

Dec 13, 2017

High Speed Rail Network, Spain

In the face of both precipitous terrain and strict requirements for railway construction, we relied on the flexibility and versatility of ULMA formwork systems to meet the challenges presented.

Nov 28, 2017

Sustainability in the center of Warsaw

ULMA self-climbing systems made it possible to complete the two cores of EuroCentrum Complex building quickly and efficiently.

Nov 06, 2017

Arch bridge over Stradomka River

In order to build this bridge, it’s been employed shoring systems of different heights, thus achieving high levels of efficiency throughout the entire construction process.

Oct 16, 2017

ULMA takes part on the newly-opened Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid

The transformation of the old stadium La Peineta designed for 20,000 spectators into state-of-the-art facilities for 68,000 is a great technical and logistical challenge. The challenge was overcome thanks to careful planning and efficient material rotation.

Sep 27, 2017

Tight deadlines and quality standards for Schaumburg Clinic, Germany

Using the CC-4 formwork system it has been able to pour 30,000 m3 of concrete in situ in little more than 6 months.

Sep 13, 2017

Construction in record time with T-60 Shoring Towers: Lusail Boulevard Tunnel, Qatar

This project consists of the construction of a cut-and-cover road-rail tunnel, including the mechanical systems and services necessary for the A3 Expressway. The tunnel stretches 655 m in length, and is 45 m wide with three separate tubes. The central tube is dedicated to rail traffic, with two lines running in each direction. The project required 300,000 m³ of concrete.

Aug 30, 2017

Javier Prado Tower, a Sustainable Building in Lima

Located in the financial centre of Peru, this commercial tower measures more than 90 m in height, making it one of the tallest buildings in Lima. It features 27 floors aboveground with cutting-edge design, along with nine stories belowground covering 82,401.32 m².

Aug 02, 2017

New York’s first and only retail shopping destination

Situated at the Staten Island Ferry Terminal, a 20-minute boat ride from Manhattan, Empire Outlets is set to become the retail centrepiece of New York City.

Jul 20, 2017