Six studios willing to design Market Sq.

Six architectural companies have submitted applications to take part in a limited tender for a detailed design of the Market Square’s public spaces.

This is the two-staged procedure where the studios submit the applications concerning financial aspects and experience of the designing team. Then, the City Hall estimates the applications and will invite up to five companies of the fore-mentioned six to submit bids within the second stage of the procedure.

To choose the winner, the tender committee will take into consideration the price and the quality of architectural project proposed by the designing firms. The invited five studios (or less) will design the area between Moniuszki St. and the “Rynek 13” building (north-south axis) and the Silesian Theater and the “Skarbek” building (east-west axis).

The chosen architectural studio will have 12 months to prepared the said detailed documentation including all administrative decisions and permissions enabling to issue a bidding procedure for a prime contractor and to start the construction work. The construction work on the public spaces will be conducted in two phases.