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Rebuilding the Entrance Hall at Princess Elisabeth Antarctica

While the main part of the station is perched on rock, Princess Elisabeth Antarctica's entrance hall is built directly on the icecap. Because the movement of the ice was causing pressure on the entrance hall, pulling it away from the ridge, action had to be taken to counter it. So, we decided to disassemble and rebuild the entrance hall: this time on flexible foundations, allowing it to self-adjust as the ice moves for at least the next 20 years. 

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