Castellammare di Stabia


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Castellammare di Stabia

(kästĕl'läm-mä`rā dē stä`byä), city (1991 pop. 68,720), in Campania, S Italy, on the Bay of Naples. A summer resort and spa, it has thermal mineral springs that have been used since Roman times. It is also a commercial and industrial center, with shipyards founded in 1783. Manufactures include food products, paper, and cement. The city was built on the site of Stabiae, a favorite Roman resort, which was buried in the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in A.D. 79. The royal villa, Quisisana (built 1310, rebuilt 1820), is now a hotel.

Castellammare di Stabia

 

a port city and resort insouthern Italy, in the Campania region, Naples Province, locatedon the shore of the Bay of Naples of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Popula-tion, 70, 300 (1969). The city has a shipyard. It produces cast androlled steel, transportation equipment, railroad cars, cement, fruit preserves, olive oil, and cheese. A large American oil refin-ery is nearby.

Castellammare di Stabia

a port and resort in SW Italy, in Campania on the Bay of Naples: site of the Roman resort of Stabiae, which was destroyed by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 ad. Pop.: 66 929 (2001)
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24) The eleventh milestone from the road between Stabiae and Nuceria, found near the cathedral at Castellammare di Stabia in 1879, testifies that by AD 121 under Hadrian the road had been re-opened.
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The locals of Castellammare di Stabia would also be barred from using blasphemous language and playing soccer in public parks, and offenders would face fines of up to 696 dollars if they defy the proposed rules.
According to a foreign news agency, the new laws are being pushed forward by Luigi Bobbio, who is the centre-right mayor of Castellammare di Stabia.
It employs a staff of over 9,200, has design centres in Genoa and Trieste (the largest in Europe) and builds vessels at eight shipyards, which report to three business units: the Cruise Ship Business Unit (Monfalcone, Venice-Marghera , Genoa-Sestri), the Merchant Ship Business Unit (Ancona, Castellammare di Stabia, Palermo) and the Naval Vessel Business Unit (Riva Trigoso, Muggiano).
Contract notice: Awarding concessions for management of enforcement proceedings originating from the acts of established infringement of the rules of the highway code and provision of the related management software in castellammare di stabia (na).
Contract notice: Custody management, assessment and collection of ordinary and coercive and all associated services and complementary with regard to municipal revenue of castellammare di stabia (na).
Implementing agency : Comune di Castellammare di Stabia
Major organization : COMUNE DI CASTELLAMMARE DI STABIA