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Project description

The City of Luxembourg will shortly carry out redevelopment works in the Gare and Hollerich districts on Rue de Hollerich between Rue Wenceslas 1er and Route d’Esch. These works are being done in collaboration with:

  • VDL – Service Voirie (Roads Department): redevelopment of the roads and installation of guidance systems to help persons with reduced mobility.
  • VDL – Service Eaux (Water Department): replacement of water mains on both sides. Connection of houses to the new mains.
  • VDL – Service Canalisation (Sewer Department): replacement of wastewater and rainwater drains and of connections to houses on Rue de Hollerich.
  • VDL – Service Éclairage public (Public Lighting Department): replacement of public lighting at pedestrian crossings.
  • VDL – Service TIC (ICT Department – network and communications): replacement and expansion of the fibre-optic network.
  • Creos Luxembourg SA Électricité: replacement of the electrical cables in the pavement as well as certain connections to houses. Construction of a multi-cable electrical conduit on Rue de Hollerich between Rue JB Merkels and Route d'Esch.
  • Creos Luxembourg SA Gaz: replacement of low-pressure gas lines and connection of houses to the new lines. Replacement of the medium-pressure gas lines on the odd-numbered side of the street only.
  • Post Luxembourg: replacement and enhancement of networks in the pavement and of the connections to houses.
  • Eltrona SA: replacement and enhancement of networks in the pavement.

Works schedule

Commencement of work: 19 May 2018 

Planned duration: 32 months 

Planned completion: late 2020  

Traffic information

What is the current traffic situation?

For vehicular traffic:

Traffic is generally back to normal, but there may be some disruptions due to private work sites that are currently ongoing.

However, pedestrian access and access for emergency services will remain guaranteed.

For businesses and deliveries:

Deliveries to local businesses can continue uninterrupted throughout the duration of the works.

For public transport users:

No changes

Progress to date

Project update:

All the works have been completed.

How long will the work take?

Planned completion: end of 2020

What work has already been completed?

The roadworks on the section of Rue de Holllerich between Route d'Esch and Rue JB Merkels have been completed. The final resurfacing of this section of road is planned for the Easter holidays in 2020.

What remains to be done?

The new road surface will be laid as soon as the weather permits.

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Contacts for this work site


VDL – Service Coordination des chantiers

Romain Breuer


VDL – Service Eaux

Carole Kirch


VDL – Service TIC

Luis Carvalho


VDL – Service Circulation

Josh Den Hollander


VDL – Service Éclairage public

Daniel Perrard


VDL – Service Voirie

Bob Bremer


VDL – Service Canalisation

Katarina Pecirep


VDL – Construction mediators


Creos Luxembourg Gaz

Gilles Garganese


Creos Luxembourg Électricité

Claude Almeida


POST Télécommunication

Bureau Technique (Technical Office)


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13, rue Notre-Dame
L-2240 Luxembourg

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3, rue du Laboratoire
L1911 Luxembourg

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