Loading facility for timber.

PENNYGHAEL PIER

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Dedicated timber loading facility using a mobile, floating jetty, connected by bridge to a rock armoured approach causeway, and timber stacking area.

Client - UPM Tilhill

Completion - 2012

Value - £0.6m

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Feasibility study, obtaining consents, detailed design, project management, site supervision and CDM Coordination.

PRINCIPAL ELEMENTS

  • Excavation of rock for causeway armour - 3815m3
  • Excavation of rock fill for causeway - 4640m3
  • Otter culverts - 2no.600mm diameter pipes
  • Stacking area - 2000m2

KEY FEATURES

Economical provision of rock and armour by excavation adjacent to site, also providing stacking area; highly cost-effective means of exporting timber.

CONTRACTORS

Project Manager - Wallace Stone

Main Contractor - TSL Contractors Ltd

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