Pontoon facility to provide berthing for pilot boat, visiting yachts (touch & go); also provides emergency escape when oil boat is discharging.
Client – Highland Council
Completion – 2007
Value – £120k
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Bathymetric survey; assessment of wave climate; detailed design; project management; site supervision.
- 20 lin.m. of pontoons, providing 40m of berthing
- steel approach frame from pier
- access bridge
- chain and anchor moorings
- frame on shore to support outer end of bridge over winter months.
Compact facility in confined space behind pier; overwintering facility to support bridge, off the pontoons and on shore.
Project Manager – Wallace Stone
Main Contractors – Varis Engineering Ltd