Inside Fraserburgh Dry Dock. Wallace Stone inspected the damage and then supervised repair work.

FRASERBURGH HARBOUR DRY DOCK REPAIRS

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The outer wall of the Fraserburgh Harbour Dry Dock pumping well was impacted by a fishing boat with engine failure. The damaged wall was leaking and in a dangerous state. A new wall was cast inside the existing wall to strengthen the structure and prevent water ingress.

Under the Dock

Client - Fraserburgh Harbour Commissioners

Completion - 2010

Value - £136,000

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Inspection of damage and preparation of report for insurers; design and supervision of temporary emergency propping; design of permanent repairs; contract management; supervision of repairs on site.

PRINCIPAL ELEMENTS

KEY FEATURES

  • Concrete Wall 40m³

Quick response required to prevent failure of wall and allow re-opening of dry dock; underwater dive inspections required; operation in confined space required special precautions

Showing damage to the dock.

CONTRACTORS

Project Manager - Wallace Stone

Main Contractor - RJ McLeod (Contractors) Ltd

 

 

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