STORNOWAY BERTH No.3 FENDERS
New panel fender with high energy absorption, to provide improved fendering coverage at outer dolphin on ferry berth; repairs to damaged main berth fenders.
Client – Stornoway Port Authority
Completion – 2011
Value – £150k
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Survey; detailed design; contract documents; tendering; contract management; site supervision.
- Steel pile driven from floating plant at outer dolphin
- Fabricates steel frames connecting new and existing piles at outer dolphin
- Purpose-built fender panel and rubber fender units at outer dolphin
- Repairs to damaged fenders on main berth
Careful design to ensure optimum position on berthing line; careful positioning to achieve existing, low capacity fender pile.
Project Manager – Wallace Stone
Main Contractor – Currie Brothers, Bardons