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Construction of 40 Moorings — Harbour Island, Gordons Bay

Client: Harbour Island  Consulting Engineer: Entech

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.