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A city of southern Sicily, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea. Founded c. 688 bc by Greek colonists from Crete and Rhodes, it reached the height of its prosperity in the fifth century bc. The dramatist Aeschylus lived here.
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The contract is a turn-key order for a new high-voltage substation, integrated automation and electrical power systems and related services for the modernisation of a refinery in Gela, Italy.