FPC ITALIA, in cooperation with Freyssinet Tierra Armada Perú, has supplied 84 lead-rubber isolators type LRB diameter 600 mm for the bridge called PICHICHACO, located in Piura region in province of Sullana and belonging to the National Road PE 1N.
As part of the contract awarded to the company MERIDIANA SERVIZI SRL OF NAPLES, FPC Italia has performed the supply of ISOSISM anti-seismic steel isolators with double sliding surface type PS, designed in accordance with European standards EN1337 and EN15129.
The “16th World Conference on Seismic Isolation, Energy Dissipation and Active Vibration Control of Structures (16WCSI)” was held in St. Petersburg (Russia) from 1 to 6 July 2019. The event was an extraordinary possibility to share latest international earthquake engineering knowledge with more than 200 people coming from academic and professional world.
After supplying the seismic devices type LRB with lead core for the construction of the new highway Jakarta-Cikampek (JaPek), FPC Italia with the co.operation of PT Freyssinet Indonesia has even got the order for the supply of seismic expansion joints type ISOSISM SFX.
On behalf of the Anti-Seismic Systems International Society (ASSISi) and the Russian Association for earthquake engineering and protection from natural and manmade hazards (RAEE), the 16th World Conference on Seismic Isolation, Energy Dissipation and Active Vibration Control of Structures (16WCSI) will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia, on 1-6 July 2019.
During the month of February 2019, FPC Italia signed an agreement with PARESA (www.paresa.it), international leader for the construction of tank farms, for the supply of seismic protection devices to be installed among the pillars and the upper structures of two liquefied natural gas tanks of 10.000 mc capacity each, located in the industrial area of Porto Corsini in Ravenna, first coast liquefied natural gas storage (LNG).
In the context of the project awarded to Edil Strade Vigani main contractor, FPC ITALIA has carried out the lifting works of bridge over the river Nure at Farini (PC) - Italy. Structural strenghtening works and requalification works are included in the project.
The Chilean Association of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering (ACHISINA) and the Universidad Austral de Chile are the promoters of the XII Chilean Conference of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering (Valdivia 2019). The event will be held from April 3rd to 5th 2019 at the Isla Teja Campus of the Universidad Austral de Chile, in the city of Valdivia, Los Rios Region, in one of the most famous and beautiful university campuses in Chile.
FPC Italia gives its contribution to 2022 FIFA World Cup which will take place in Qatar. FPC Italia designed and supplied in the past months the bearings for the roof of Al Bayt stadium which is under construction in the city of Al Khor, famous for its pearl diving and fishing located 60 kilometers north of the capital Doha.
FPC ITALIA in cooperation with Freyssinet subsidiary in Indonesia, will be sponsor of the seminar “Seismically Isolated System in Bridges, Buildings & Non-buildings – An effective, Efficient & Practical Solution for Seismic Mitigation” taking place in Jakarta on 25th October 2018.