ESO Signs Contract with Chilean Company for ELT Technical Facility

In March 2018 ESO signed a contract with the engineering and construction company Abengoa Chile to build the ELT Technical Facility at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile. This new facility will host the assembly and maintenance facilities for the mirrors of ESO’s Extremely Large Telescope (ELT), as well as all the coating, washing and stripping facilities needed to coat and maintain the reflectivity of the mirrors.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:ann18014d
Type:Photographic
Release date:12 March 2018, 14:00
Related announcements:ann18014
Size:4434 x 2917 px

About the Object

Type:Unspecified
Category:People and Events

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.8 MB
Screensize JPEG
155.6 KB

Zoomable


Wallpapers

1024x768
152.5 KB
1280x1024
248.6 KB
1600x1200
342.0 KB
1920x1200
415.0 KB
2048x1536
534.7 KB

 

Also see our