Category Archives: LTG Gini

Setting up the common pool resource: prototyping and manufacturing facility at the Technical University of Athens.

Woodworking center improvements

We are yet to install internet link to our basement, so the communication is less smooth for a while. But during last three days we managed to:

  1. Buy the last big piece of equipment — table-top circular saw.
  2. Assemble the Shelterbed — now in the version for squats: 2-level bunk bed, simple, lightweight, comfortable and robust.
  3. Set up room #2 (woodworking) so we can really work in it.
  4. Build a nice tool rack for hand tools (power tools will have their own lockable cabinet as well.

See the pictures!

Statement on the occupation of technical facility at Technical University in Exarchia

Statement of Local Technical Group
about occupied industrial facility
in Gini building
of Technical Univerity of Athens

Our self-appointed task is the organization and provision of all technological knowledges and services within our collective capability, to all individuals and collectives who would stand with us in this struggle.

To this end we occupy the space in the basement of Gini building, which will serve self-organised projects, mostly housing communities of refugees, migrants and all free people as a manufacturing, technical support, research & development and education center. Thus we extend the mission of Technical University beyond formalised structures. Continue reading Statement on the occupation of technical facility at Technical University in Exarchia