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    16th WORLD CONFERENCE ON SEISMIC ISOLATION, ENERGY DISSIPATION AND ACTIVE VIBRATION CONTROL OF STRUCTURES (16WCSI) - ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA

    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.

    ISOSISM

    LNG TANKS PORTO CORSINI (RA), Seismic protection system

    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).

    Retrofitting

    BRIDGE OVER NURE RIVER - COUNTY ROAD 645R DI VAL NURE IN FARINI (PIACENZA) - FIRST PHASE

    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.

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    XII Chilean Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering - ACHISINA 2019

    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.

    New Structures

    SPHERICAL BEARINGS FOR AL BAYT STADIUM PROJECT, AL KHOR IN QATAR

    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.

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    FPC ITALIA - SEISMIC ISOLATION SEMINAR 2018 IN INDONESIA

    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.

    ISOSISM

    THE SEISMICALLY ISOLATED MILITARY BASE OF "CARABINIERI" IN CESENA

    Within the scope of the upgrading of the shopping mall Conad in Montefiore (FC), the construction of a new building has been planned. This building will be the Cesena military base of “Carabinieri” (Italian army unit).

    ISOSISM

    JAPEK HIGHWAY, JAKARTA - INDONESIA

    In cooperation with PT Freyssinet Indonesia, FPC Italia got the order for the design, supply and testing of Nos.1362 Lead Rubber Bearings for the construction of the new Jakarta-Cikampek (JaPek) Elevated Toll Road.

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    FPC ITALIA AT THE 16TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING

    Freyssinet Products Company Italia, on behalf of Freyssinet, attended the 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering (ECEE) held in Thessaloniki (Greece) from 18th to 21st June 2018, as Bronze Sponsor.

    FOREVA

    FIRST SPHERICAL BEARINGS WITH SPECIAL SLIDING MATERIAL INSTALLED IN ITALY

    During April 2018, the site division of FPC ITALIA performed the lifting of the new railway viaduct in Serravalle Scrivia (AL) for the replacement of the temporary rubber bearings with the definitive spherical bearings type Tetron SB with ISOGLIDE®. This is the first supply of the bearings with the special sliding material, designed by FPC ITALIA Technical Dept., manufactured and installed in Italy.