Wallace Stone project managed new construction of the slipway.

ARD-DHUBH SLIPWAY, APPLECROSS

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Construction of new concrete raised slipway with access road, storage area for fishing gear, fuel system and serviced storage building.

Client - Applecross Pier Users Assoc.

Completion - 2001

Value - £0.25m

The Pier Building at Applecross.

PRINCIPAL ELEMENTS

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Feasibility study, conceptual design, detailed design, project management, full-time supervision of all site work.

  • Access Road Rock Cut 1500m3
  • Slipway Rockfill 450m3
  • Storage Area Rockfill 1500m3
  • Access Road Surfacing 700m3
  • Slipway Concrete 290m3
  • Rock Armour 350m3
  • Card Fuel System, water and power
  • Stone built storage shed
Waalace Stone project at Applecross.

KEY FEATURES

Provides all-tide landing for local fishing boats, where no usable facility existed; economical and efficient use of excavation for access road as infill for storage area and slipway; storage building in traditional stone construction; careful design of line of access road to avoid damage to native species woodland.

CONTRACTORS

RJ McLeod (Contractors) Ltd

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Doges Studio 2

Templeton on the Green

62 Templeton Street

Glasgow

G40 1DA

 

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NORTH OFFICE

Royal Bank Buildings

High Street

Dingwall

Ross-shire

IV15 9HA

 

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HEBRIDES OFFICE

21 Tobson, Bernera

Isle of Lewis

Western Isles

HS2 9NA

 

 

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