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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Apart of the usual regular direct calls in Gemlik, Izmir/Gulluk, Monfalcone, Porto Marghera and Genoa to Chester, Port Everglades, New Orleans and Houston the service with immediate effect will also incorporate a direct call to Veracruz.
one of the greatest capitals in the medieval world'--they share their lagoon with Porto Marghera, roughly four miles away on the mainland.
The terminal will be built in an abandoned industrial area of Porto Marghera (formerly area of Syndial and Montefibre).
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Meanwhile, Versalis and Elevance have also been collaborating for the implementation at the Versalis Porto Marghera site of a biorefinery based on Elevance proprietary technology of natural oils' metathesis with 1-butene.
His very factory co-workers in Porto Marghera, an industrial zone west of Venice, encouraged the poet to distribute mimeographed copies of his poems along with union leaflets during meetings.
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.
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 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.