Friday, 22 November 2019

Diplomatic walk under the Danube bridge Vidin-Calafat, 13.09.2012

    Representatives from ten Embassies in Bulgaria visited the construction site of the second bridge in the Bulgarian section of the Danube.  For the first time the diplomats travelled by barge to see the bridge before its completion.

The cause for the presence of the Ambassadors and the persons accompanying them was the conference on the topic: “Vidin – prospects for the stable development of the region”, held in town, in which participated: Minister Delyan Dobrev, Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism”, the management of the National Company Industrial Zones Ltd, APS “Kozlodui” and “Free Zone”- Vidin,  eng. Tsvetan Asenov, Governor of Vidin District, Gergo Gergov, Mayor of Vidin and etc.

Eng. Alberto Vergara, Manager of the Project “Danube Bridge  Vidin – Calafat” on the part of the Contractor – FCC Construccion, and eng. Julio Ruiz, deputy Project manager, acquainted the guests with the progress of the bridge construction  and the basic  works of its erection.

Among the attendees were representatives of the diplomatic missions in Bulgaria of: the Czech Republic, Germany, Russia, Slovakia, Belgium, Vietnam, Israel, Austria, Romania, and Serbia.