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Homage to LNEC on the 50th anniversary of the intervention on Copacabana beach

On December 9th, LNEC was honoured for the 50th anniversary of the intervention to expand Copacabana beach at the X Congress on Planning and Management of Coastal Zones in Portuguese Speaking Countries, organized by the State University of Rio de Janeiro.

At the invitation of the Organizing Committee, the Director of the Department of Hydraulics and Environment Helena Alegre and LNEC researcher Luís Portela gave a lecture entitled "Fiftieth anniversary of the Copacabana beach project - Rio de Janeiro", on the current activity of the department and on the studies and intervention on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro between 1962 and 1971.
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