Start of construction of remaining works at dam of Rhodes for irrigation. With a budget of €12.000.000 and funding from the Investment Program of the South Aegean Region, the consortium of Smili S.A. and Ergoroi. S.A. won the open national tender for the provision of construction services to the project. As of December 2017, after the signing of the relevant contract, the entire project continues efficiently and throughout the year.
The project contributes to the objective of sustainable development and environmental protection on the island, since with rainwater collection capacity in 2.100.000 cubic meters it covers the water supply for irrigation of Kritinia.
Upon completion of the project, the Municipality of Rhodes will be able to offer its citizens more quantity of water for irrigation while during construction, the vast majority of interventions will be made as not to affect urban everyday life.