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Total Items found:   11 June 2018   Greece   Greece  
<p>The country&rsquo;s biggest construction groups are positioning themselves ahead of the restructuring of the profitable market of project concession, concerning major roadworks and infrastructure such as highways and bridges.</p> <p>Recently GEK Terna set ...
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Keep Talking Greece   27 February 2018   Greece   Trikala  
<p>It wasn&rsquo;t an earthquake that brought three houses to collapse but a landslide after days of torrential rains. Residents of Pialeia village by Trikala in Central Greece, were horrified to feel the earth moving under their feet.</p>
Greek Reporter   27 February 2018   Greece   Korinth  
<p>The Corinth Canal will shut down for about 15 days after heavy rainfall caused a mass landslide, according to the Peloponnese and Ionian Islands Region authority.</p><p>The Port Authority has banned the passage of ships from the canal. Ships will have to ...
ypodomes   29 January 2018   Greece  
<p>Just 3 days before the operation of the Greece's longest railway tunnel and preparations are hectic. Effective from February 1st, the old railway section from Tithorea to Lianokladi in Central Greece, will cease to operate giving its place to the new adjacent ...
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RT Question More   15 January 2018   Greece   athens  
<p>A 4.3 magnitude quake that shook Greece on Monday night was felt in Athens. Witnesses reported a strong tremor in the capital city.<br />The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck 25 kilometers (15 miles) northeast of Athens at a depth of 10 kilometers, ...
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Sputnik News   02 January 2018   Greece   Northern Greece  
<p>MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A 5.1-magnitude earthquake occurred on Tuesday in northern Greece, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.</p>
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ypodomes   30 November 2017   Greece   athens  
<p>Within a festive atmosphere, TBM "Ippodamos" completed the opening of the tunnel for the extension of Athens Metro Line 3 (currently Aghia Marina-Airport), having passed through 5 stations, reaching the 6th and last station, which will also be the future ...
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BBC NEWS   16 November 2017   Greece   Attiki  
<p>Flash floods caused by heavy overnight rain have killed at least 15 people and caused destruction in central Greece.<br />The industrial towns of Mandra, Nea Peramos and Megara, west of the capital Athens, were the most affected.<br />Many of the dead were ...
ypodomes   16 October 2017   Greece  
<p>The... heavy artillery of new projects in Greece is being prepared the Ministry of Infrastructure; projects that will keep alive and even strengthen the country's technical sector.</p> <p>We are talking about 7 large-scale projects worth 4.1bn euros that ...
Filed under: Construction News   11 October 2017   Greece   Ptolemaida  
<p>On site at one of the biggest projects in Greece in recent years, construction of the lignite-fired power plant Ptolemais Block V needs cooling-tower formwork expertise from Doka, plus compliance with a very special structural requirement. This is the first ...
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