Inverness Marina Limited – 150 Berth Marina.
Client – Varis Engineering Ltd
Completion – 2008
Value – £1.75m
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Design of piled mooring system to pontoons; project management & supervision of piling works, design of disabled access facilities; design of boat lift support system.
- Two 18m long disabled access bridges and intermediate floating platform supported on piles during low tides.
- 33 mooring piles of 406mm and 508mm diameter;
- Boat lift support structure using steel beams on 4 piles.
Piling installation required close tolerance to suit pontoon mooring brackets, maintain the line of pontoons and prevent jamming during tidal movement. Disabled access bridges provide access for wheel chair users at all states of the tide.
Project Manager – Wallace Stone
Main Contractor – Varis Engineering Ltd
Piling Contractor – Currie Brothers Ltd