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G.O.C. will carry out the control of complementary actions for ADIF

ADIF and G.O.C. have recently signed the contract for the execution control of the construction project regarding complementary actions in the High Speed Line Madrid-Galicia in the section Taboadela-Ourense. The purpose of this contract is referred to actions necessary for the commissioning of the line that were left undefined once the Construction Project for the implementation of the standard width was drafted. Some of the activities included in the contract are the demolition and replacement of overpasses, the extension of the platform of the Ourense San Francisco station, the installation of anti-noise screens, the installation of civil protection in...

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Madrid-Barajas airport renews its fire detection system

Following the recent award of the work contract, the complete replacement of the old fire detection systems in terminals T123 and annex buildings is underway. The current system will be substituted for an automatic one that will cover the entire building. These actions are based on the construction design of the new automatic fire detection system that G.O.C. carried out between 2017 and 2019 within the “Obsolescence Plan. Fire Detection T123.- Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport “. The Obsolescence Plan seeks to solve the deterioration in the detection elements and equipment due to its age, as well as adapting the...

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Hospital Fraternidad-Muprespa recognized for its sustainability

The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded its Leed Healthcare Platino certificate to the Fraternidad-Muprespa Habana hospital, which became operational in April. This certificate recognizes the set of environmental actions in the design, construction and operation of this center, such as the use of non-polluting materials or energy efficiency. In this sense, significant savings in energy consumption have been obtained thanks to aspects such as the central location of the hospital, accessibility by public transport, power generation through thermal and photovoltaic solar panels, heat production plant with high performance boilers and heat recovery system in combustion fumes and refrigeration...

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New motorway opens in O Morrazo

The Galician Regional Government (Xunta de Galicia) has opened this week the third section of the new AG-46 motorway, which runs along almost 4 kilometers between the Meira link and the first Cangas link. G.O.C. has supervised the construction of this stretch, which follows the other two that were already in operation between Domaio and Meira to complete an extension of 11 kilometers. One of the most unique structures in the section inaugurated is the viaduct of A Fraga. It has more than 300 meters in length and 9 spans, eight of them 37 meters long and one with...

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