HPPC SA has implemented through the NSRF the “Modernization and Upgrading of Lifts of the Parnassos Ski Center” project with the co-financing of Greece and the European Union and in particular the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) under the operational program “Thessaly-Sterea Ellada-Epirus”.
The project includes the following two sub-projects:
(a) “Modernization of Lifts of Parnassos Ski Center” (Phase A) at Kelaria and
(b) “Modernization of Lifts at Parnassos Ski Center” (Phase B) at Fterolakas, with a total budget of €29,012,000.
Phase A was implemented in the programming period 2007-2013 by the Special Business Service Management Service Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation (EYD EPAnEK) with an assignment from the RDP of Central Greece, in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism. The project included a series of interventions, such as the modernization – replacement of the old existing lifts and was the first plan for an extensive upgrade of the facilities, since the opening of the centre. Phase B was implemented in the programming period 2014-2020.
The steps aim at upgrading services provided, the sustainable management of the operation of PSC, the strengthening of special forms of tourism, the economic development of the region and the preservation, protection and utilization of its natural reserves.