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At the German plant steel beam kill people

October 26 2007

11 people were affected by the collapse of steel construction in a factory group Rhine-Westphalian Power (RWE) in western Germany. Of these, five were killed and six injured.

The tragedy occurred on a newly built factory in the German city Grevenbroh 20 km west of Düsseldorf. The huge steel beam more than 100 tons fell from a height of 100 meters, killing five workers of the plant. Another six people were hospitalized with injuries of varying severity.

According to preliminary information posted on the company's website, one person is reported missing. RWE Group ranked first in Germany to produce electricity and is one of the most powerful and well-known multinational corporations in Germany. According company Concern annually produces more 209000000000 KWh.

The composition of the work function includes enterprises for extraction of energy resources, energy companies and power plants that operate based on the use of coal, natural gas, nuclear energy and renewable energy sources. In addition, the Group also includes technology and service companies providing a wide range of services in the energy sector, reports RIA Novosti .

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