Renaissance Construction, founded by Erman Ilicak in St.Petersburg in 1993, is the leading company of Renaissance Holding. Renaissance Construction's general business stream consists of shopping centers, offices, hotels, mixed-used projects, heavy industry plants (cement plants, petrochemical plants, fertilizers, metallurgy plants, power plants, etc.), infrastructure projects (airports, marinas, etc.), light manufacturing plants, chemicals and pharmaceuticals plants, food and beverage processing plants, automotive and construction machinery plants, government buildings and power plants.
In 2010, Renaissance Construction carried out projects worth 2 Billion USD with a work force reaching 2.000 people in Libya. However, due to the ongoing civil war in the country, all projects are suspended and the existing work force has been moved to other markets.
Renaissance Construction is among the top 100 international contractors in the world and is the second biggest international contractor in Turkey. It ranked 61st in ENR (Engineering News Records) Top 225 International Contractors list in 2007, 68th in 2008, 85th in 2009, 75th in 2010 and 69th in 2011. In addition, Renaissance Construction’s projects have been awarded with many international prizes by independent organizations.