Recording and extensive study of all the problems of the Acropolis monuments in collaboration with other scholarly foundations, such as the National Technical University of Athens, Centre for Nuclear Research “Demokritos”, the Institute for Geological and Metallurgical Research.
Transfer of the pedimental statues of Kekrops and his Daughter and Kallirrhoe from the West pediment of the Parthenon to the Acropolis Museum.
Temporary measures taken for protection of the monuments: roofing placed over the Porch of the Maidens and over the West Frieze of the Parthenon.
Dismantling 6 ancient metopes from the west side of the entablature of the Parthenon north peristasis for protection.
The Institute of Geodynamics of the National Observatory of Athens installs the first accelerometer on the Acropolis.
The project “Development of Geographical Information Systems for the Acropolis of Athens” begins, it includes the photogrammetric surveying and the three-dimensional scanning of the wall and the Acropolis hill.
The completion of backfilling the foundation walls of the Arrephorion for protection.
Recording and documenting the poros architectural members found on the Acropolis rock.
Beginning carving flutes in the column fillings of the Parthenon Pronaos.
Casting copies of the pedimental sculptures and metopes of the west side of the Parthenon.
Awarding ESMA with the Grand Prix of Europa Nostra in the category “Dedicated Service by individuals or organisations”, and the work of restoring the Propylaia with the prize of Europa Nostra in the category of “Conservation”.
Completion and posting on the Internet of the “Repository of educational content for the Acropolis”, in collaboration with the National Documentation Centre (EKT) of the National Hellenic Research Foundation.
Restoration works on the Acropolis north wall, in the area of the disabled access elevator.
Preparation of studies for a total intervention in the Acropolis walls (Strategic Plan and geotechnical-static studies).
Completion of conservation works on the colonnade of the Propylaia north wing.
Participation in works aiming at enhancing the infrastructure of the archaeological site (lightning protection, inventorying electricity networks) in collaboration with other services of the Ministry of Culture and Sports (EFAPA, DAAM, and DEEMPK and others).
Dismantling the base of the Potain crane from the west side of the Parthenon.
Commencing consolidation and enhancing works on the retaining walls in the area of the Mycenaean stairway.
Consolidating part of the buttressed wall and rock background of the north wall, in the area of the disabled access elevator.
Participation in enhancement works of the infrastructure of the archaeological site (installing a new disabled access elevator, lighting the monuments, and designing new routes for physically disabled users), in collaboration with other Services of the Ministry of Culture and Sports (EFAPA, DAAM, and DEEMPK and others).
Commencing research programmes for the study of the mechanical behaviour of clamping elements and materials, in collaboration with the NTUA and the Technical University of Crete.
In an effort to rearrange the area a total number of 105 scattered architectural members were transferred to the Chalkotheke.
Digital activities to celebrate the 45 years of ESMA’s operation.
Commencing the restoration works on the orthostate of the south wall of the Parthenon cella.
Completing the consolidation and enhancement works on the retaining walls of the old excavation section in the area of the Mycenaean stairway.
Completing the conservation works on the Agrippa pediment (A’ phase).
Commencing the restoration works on the building situated on Polygnotou 13 to convert it into the “Charalambos Bouras” Documentation Centre of the Acropolis works. The works are conducted by the Directorate of Protection and Restoration of Modern and Contemporary Monuments and the Directorate of Conservation of Ancient and Modern Monuments.