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Extraco has formally expressed its support for the establishment of a new master’s degree in Geoinformatics in Galicia. This postgraduate course, driven by the University of Vigo, would be developed in collaboration with the University of La Coruña with teachers of the Higher Technical School of Mining Engineering of Vigo and of the Faculty of [...]

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The University of A Coruña (UDC) has just recognized Extraco’s commitment and contribution to Research, Development and Innovation (R&D&I) projects launched by this University. In December, the entity organized a conference entitled “The UCD and businesses: successes achieved and new opportunities for cooperation”, which took place at the vice-chancellor’s office. Francisco Javier Prego Martínez, on [...]

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Extraco has sponsored the 5th edition of the International Garden Festival of Allariz, which had enabled the recovery of a 20,000 m2 area by the bank of Arnoia River five years ago. Since May until November, when the event closed, a dozen of landscape proposals were exhibited, with two of them out of competition. Around fifty [...]

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Extraco is currently immersed in a project to extend the University Hospital of Orense (CHUO). The Xunta de Galicia (Galician Regional Government) awarded the expansion to the Temporary Joint Venture made up by Extraco, Vías y ConstruccionesS.A.and CRC. According to the construction project, the net floor area will cover 47,864 m2, and the gross floor area, [...]

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Extraco collaborates with the Town Council of Soutomaior (Pontevedra) on an interesting educational initiative aimed at promoting the knowledge of marine ecosystems among students. The support provided by the company established in Ourense is directly related to the management of the Wastewater Treatment Plant located in the town of Arcade, which relies on the Temporary [...]

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Extraco’s managing director, Javier Leandro Prada, signed a new and significant contract in Portugal some days ago, more in particular, in the region of Algarve, to restore and structurally strengthen the bridge of Dona María, in the town of Lagos. The work is expected to start in September and be completed in a period of [...]

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An elevated walkway mounted on driven metal pilings was built to link the existing entertainment facilities located at Arcade’s pier to the historic medieval bridge crossing the river Verdugo in this town of Pontevedra. This action, promoted by the Provincial Council of Pontevedra and the Town Council of Soutomaior, was recently completed by Extraco. It [...]

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This summer, the Castilian town of Olmedo enjoys a complex of swimming pools which has been recently renovated thanks to the works of Extraco and funding of both the Town Council and the Provincial Council of Valladolid. The work, which will continue after the summer season, has brought about significant improvements in the car park, [...]

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The 47th Rally Ourense – Thermal Ourense, held on 13th and 14th June, relied once again on Extraco’s collaboration. It organized different elements to guarantee the safety throughout the route. More specifically, the company provided the promoters of this event with new jersey barriers, cone signs and beacons with rubber base. The national championship, organized [...]

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A consortium of companies including Extraco has just successfully completed an ambitious research project aiming to improve safety in roads and to reduce the maintenance cost of these roads and other infrastructure. In collaboration with the University of Vigo, Extraco and other four Galician companies have developed the Sitegi project, which was presented to the [...]

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