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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
After the first phase of activities for the rehabilitation, strengthening and replacement of the damaged joints on the viaduct at km 31+610 of the county road 30 “DI VALLE BORMIDA” in the Acqui Terme municipality, FPC Italia has been appointed by the local authority “Provincia di Alessandria” to make the viaduct safe with a second stage of works.
ISOLAB performed the first official test out of all the Factory Production Control Tests to carry out for the supply of 704 pendulum isolators for the base isolation of the 70.000 sqm. new logistic platform in Trieste harbor.
Isolab, dynamic testing facility of Freyssinet in Italy, has launched the 70 MN testing bench able to perform dynamic tests on seismic isolators at a very high level, with capacity that only few laboratories in the world can have.
FPC ITALIA, in cooperation with FREYSSINET CHILE, has completed in record time (just 3 and a half months), the supply of 154 isolators type LRB for the new building of the provincial Hospital of Curicó. Since the previous awarded supplier was not able to overcome the severe tests required by the designer’s technical specifications and the Chilean standard, Freyssinet was requested by the customer to intervene urgently to replace them.
FPC ITALIA and FREYSSINET PERÚ have conquered a large percentage of the seismic protection market in Perù. In fact a long stretch of “Via Expresa linea Amarilla” connecting eleven Districts in Lima, four important hospitals, one private university and the roadway bridge Mantaro will be seismic isolated with the Freyssinet ISOSISM® devices.