Renaissance ranks the 10th largest contractor in Europe

Renaissance climbs up from its 53rd ranking to become 37th in the Engineering News Record’s (ENR) “The Top 250 International Contractors” list. Renaissance also became the 10th largest contractor in Europe.

Renaissance Construction, a subsidiary of Rönesans Holding, namely, one of the leading companies of the world and Turkey, has achieved another success abroad. It has climbed up from its 53rd ranking to become 37th in “The Top 250 International Contractors” list, which is prepared by the Engineering News Record (ENR), one of the most prestigious magazines for the international construction sector. Renaissance Construction also became the 10th largest constructor in Europe in the ranking by regions.

Stating that the achievements gained by Renaissance in a total of 21 countries in three countries played an important role in this rise, Renaissance Holding President Dr. Erman Ilıcak said, “As Rönesans Holding that we established in 1993, we are proud to have represented our country successfully abroad for over 22 years as the main contractor and investor. Our current position in the world’s largest contractors’ list is also the most substantial result of the stable and high-quality work that we have been conducting.”

Stating that Renaissance has been putting its signature under the sector-guiding projects in such fields as construction, real estate investment, industry, energy and health in a wide territory also covering Turkey, Europe, Commonwealth of Independent States, Middle East and Northern Africa, Dr. Erman Ilıcak said, “Our aim is to be involved in top 10 companies in this list.”

Among the prominent projects which have been completed and continued by Renaissance Construction until now are the Gotthard, the longest railway tunnel of Europe, Avia Park, the largest shopping mall of Europe, St. Petersburg skyscraper project, which has broken the world record with continuous pouring, the largest urea and ammoniac factory of Turkmenistan and also the GTG projects, namely, the world’s largest natural gas to gasoline plants.


The international ENR magazine’s list for the international contractor sector is prepared on the basis of contractors’ revenues from their activities abroad in the previous year. Renaissance has been successfully representing Turkey since 2006 in the ENR list, which takes place among the world’s most prestigious and reliable works about the issue. The company has entered the list for the first time as the 86th one; and this year it has climbed up by approximately 50 rankings.