Cranes support parts of the gigantic arches that will be part of the steel and glass roof designed by Santiago Calatrava for the main stadium of the Athens Olympics. ‘We are confident the timetable will be kept,’ Spyros Kapralos, executive director of the 2004 organizing committee, told journalists. ‘There is no major concern.’ Work on the arches is to be finished by February and the rest of the work on the stadium by May.

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