Infraestructura y urbanismo 

Kiruna: a mining town on the move in Sweden

David Nikel   /  Fuente:  Forbes

Sweden’s northernmost town is on the move, building by building. Because of the risk posed by expanding mining operations, the entire town center of Kiruna is being relocated approximately two miles to the east.

More than 20 buildings of historical value will be moved in their entirety to a new downtown district set for completion in 2035. Some are to be lifted and relocated while others must be dismantled and reconstructed.

A new railway station has already been opened further away from the mine. By 2035, approximately 6,000 people will have been relocated to new housing...

Forbes. Kiruna: A Mining Town On The Move In Northern Sweden

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