All Olympics articles – Page 5

  • The Olympic Delivery Authority this week unveiled plans and submitted the planning application for t
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    2012 White Water plans for Broxbourne

    2008-07-18T13:57:00Z

    The Olympic Delivery Authority, the UK agency responsible for the 2012 London Olympic Games, has unveiled plans and submitted the planning application for the white water canoe centre to be built in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, UK.

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    London 2012: Olympic venues

    2008-05-28T00:00:00Z

  • Construction of the London 2012 Olympic Park has started
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    Olympic Park construction gets early start

    2008-05-22T12:58:00Z

    Construction officially started on the London 2012 Olympic Park today as the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) began work on the Olympic Stadium - three months earlier than originally planned. The work to create the permanent foundations for the Stadium was seen by UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown during a ...

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    Aggreko wins Vancouver Winter Olympics contract

    2008-05-12T09:17:00Z

    Aggreko has won the contract to rent power and temperature control equipment for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic winter Games (VANOC) in Vancouver, Canada.

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    2012 Olympics - Under starters orders

    2008-05-01T15:25:00Z

    Whichever city wins the bidding war to host the 2012 Olympics, a construction boom is sure to follow. Most recently, the 2004 Athens Games saw new roads, bridges, subways and stadia being built, while building work for the forthcoming Beijing Games in 2008 includes a dazzling array of new architecture. ...

  • The concrete bowl of the stadium was nearing completion last October.
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    Olympic showpiece

    2008-04-25T14:08:00Z

    For two weeks in August 2008, more than half the world's population is expected to watch the Beijing Olympic Games. The centrepiece of the spectacle will be the striking new 80000-seater National Stadium, located in the city's northern outskirts. Chris Sleight reports from site on the construction of this iconic ...

  • Carrier Rental Systems rents 22 air-cooled chillers for Beijing Olympics
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    Carrier wins Beijing rental order

    2008-04-07T16:07:00Z

    Carrier Corp's rental division, Carrier Rental Systems, is to rent 22 air-cooled chillers for use at the Beijing Olympics International Broadcasting Centre.

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    London 2012: Stadium design unveiled

    2008-02-27T10:20:00Z

    The design for the main stadium for the 2012 London Olympic Games has been unveiled.