Marghera

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Marghera

 

a seaport in Italy, the industrial region for the city of Venice; located on the mainland. Marghera is a railroad junction. The seaport is a shipbuilding center. Local industries include the production of alumina, aluminum, steel, rolled metal, steam boilers, railroad equipment, and precision instruments; chemical and oil-refining industries and large mills are located there.

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The sale of Enel's Porto Marghera site has been completed.
Located in the Italian city of Venice, in the former industrial area of Porto Marghera, the 245m design boasts a 60-storey construction featuring three fin-shaped towers knitted together through a set of six horizontal steel discs.
They said that the tower, to be built in Porto Marghera, a former industrial zone a few miles from Venice, will be clearly visible and will dwarf the iconic bell tower in St Mark's Square.
He said Eni will restart its 70,000 barrel-per-day Porto Marghera refinery near Venice in early May as planned after suspending production in November for six months.
The report drawn up for the Italian Senate outlines continuing and future works including the dredging of passages in the shallow lagoon to allow larger vessels in and the construction of a new shipping terminal in the long-declining mainland industrial zone of Porto Marghera.
To help prevent polluted soil from contaminating Venice's lagoon waters, a series of new measures have been introduced, including the construction and installation of large metal walls--called sheet piles--in Porto Marghera West Industrial Canal.
ECKART will be closing the production site for aluminum pastes at Porto Marghera near Venice, Italy at the end of 2006 and relocating production to the existing European sites.
The most significant shutdowns will take place at Dow's facilities in Sarnia and Fort Saskatchewan, Canada, and the Porto Marghera plant in Italy.
The organization will maintain 1,800 employees, including 250 researchers, and will operate production sites and commercial branches in Bollate, Bussi, Porto Marghera and Spinetta Maregno, Italy; Thorofare, NJ; Marshallton, DE; Belle Mead, NJ and Orange, TX.
The contract received in 1998 called for Foster Wheeler Environmental Italia to provide a broad range of remediation services, similar to those of this new contract, also at AgipPetroli's refineries in Bari and Porto Marghera.
Dow will acquire EniChem's polyurethane plants in Porto Marghera (Venice), Brindisi, Priolo (Siracusa, Sicily), Italy, and in Tertre, Belgium; systems houses operations in Cardano al Campo (Varese), Italy, Erstein, France and Osnabrueck, Germany; and research facilities located at the Porto Marghera, Brindisi, Priolo and Tertre sites.
Andrea , Via del Commercio, and Via Nitrogen - Garrison at the control room located in the building 448 of Porto Marghera for the monitoring of port areas, facilities and roads subjected to video surveillance and video surveillance by security system called SaFE (Security and Facilityes experties) and the availability of emergency with personnel and adequate means in the event of abnormal situation, alarm or signaling of the competent authorities.