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Establishment of SOROCAM (SOciété ROumaine de CARrières et Matériaux) a joint venture between Colas SA (51%) and the National Road Administration (AND - 49%).

The first company in Romania specialized in road construction and transport infrastructure with majority private capital.

Procurement of equipment for the NOVACOL construction site for DN1 Bucharest-Ploiesti.

Important road infrastructure projects we have been involved in:

1992 - 1999

Purchase of six bitumen emulsion production plants (Turda, Bucharest West, Buzău, Craiova, Săcălaz, Timișești), three asphalt plants (Otopeni, Frătești, Săcălaz) and one quarry (Revărsarea).


Changes in shareholdings:
- Colas SA 75.03% of the share capital
- National Road Administration 24.97%.


Road construction activity - transferred to Colas Drumuri SA.

2009 - present

Industrial activity - production and marketing of asphalt, bitumen emulsion and quarry aggregates.


A quarter of a century on the market of construction materials for transport infrastructure.

2017 - 2018

Increase production capacity by purchasing the Benninghoven TBA160U asphalt plant in Popești Leordeni and renting a MARINI160 asphalt plant in Arad.


Installation of the IMA80 asphalt station in Cluj


Three decades of Sorocam history