Construction of 40 Moorings — Harbour Island, Gordons Bay
Harbour Island Consulting Engineer:
Scope of Work
- Remove existing moorings and replace with 300m of floating jettys.
- Jettys are of galvanized steel construction, clad in hardwood timber.
- Entire mechanism accomadates tidal range by sliding on 10 columns, 400mm diameter, each fixed to its own 20m3 reinforced concrete base placed at -6m below mean sea level.
- Concrete was pumped over 100m from the shore into the shutter seen below.