23 Feb 17

Filed in Case Studies, News

Prince Charles Wharf Extension – Port of Dundee

In February 2017 works commenced on Prince Charles Wharf Extension at the Port of Dundee. The existing structure has lain un-operational for approximately 13 years and had suffered significant failures both during the original construction (2002) and after initial remedial works were undertaken. These works are planned to restore the wall and quayside to full… Read more »

06 Dec 16

Filed in Case Studies, News

Greenwich Wall Foundation

In late 2016 Southbay were awarded the contract to install river wall protection at an area of the River Thames foreshore directly in front of the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich. The foreshore had been eroded by vessel scour and tidal currents of the river. This erosion has significantly reduced the level of the river… Read more »

21 Sep 16

Filed in Case Studies

Peterhead North Breakwater

On 3 January 2016 the North East of Scotland was subject to a severe coastal storm with gale force winds and high running seas. During the storm a 28m section of wave wall was separated from the North Breakwater at Peterhead Port and washed in to the sea, breaking and dislodging mass masonry blocks from… Read more »

27 May 16

Filed in Case Studies

Riverside Quay Extension, Port of Tyne

In late 2014 Southbay were awarded the £18m Riverside Quay contract at the Port of Tyne. The works involved in the project included the following: Demolition and reconstruction of 118m of Iron Ore Quay Construction of a new 125m x 18m suspended quay Construction of a new mooring dolphin and rear suspended quay measuring 20m… Read more »

27 May 16

Filed in Case Studies

A&P Tyne

Southbay were award the contract to construct a new heavy-duty quay 100m on which A&P Tyne was to assemble sections for the new Ministery of Defense aircraft carrier. The new 100m long quay incorporating a piled concrete deck with an area 2200m2 of which 1500m2 is suspended and a ground bearing slab at the rear… Read more »