August 28, 2017
The official start date for the general restoration of the Parliament was scheduled for Monday, August 28, 2017. The building will undergo a three-year technical modernization and will feature barrier-free accessibility; the cost is estimated at approx. EUR 430 million. The first highly visible building block for the restoration has been erected in front of the Parliament Building in form of an informational post "Construction Site". Information regarding the restoration project is available here and it is also the site for the studio for the ORF summer discussions.
The parliament restoration is scheduled to be concluded by 2020. The National and Federal Council meetings will be held at the Grand Ballroom of the Viennese Hofburg until then.
In this project WERNER CONSULT is responsible for on-site Project Supervision in collaboration with Wendl ZT.