Marine Access Improvement

ALSCON, a 193,000 smelter was brought to a standstill with high production costs, inadequate gas supply, and poor marine access. As a result, CARES was appointed to provide the consultancy, design and supervision services in association with developing the marine access. In order to develop the marine access CARES provided dredging consultancy and channel design […]

PROJECT SUMMARY
Project start: Jun 2007
Project completion: Aug 2007
Sectors: Infrastructure
Project location: Imo River, Nigeria

ALSCON, a 193,000 smelter was brought to a standstill with high production costs, inadequate gas supply, and poor marine access.
As a result, CARES was appointed to provide the consultancy, design and supervision services in association with developing the marine access.
In order to develop the marine access CARES provided dredging consultancy and channel design services.
The dredging consultancy and channel design services included; design and supervision services covering the feasibility study (including the initial bathymetric survey, capital dredging volume estimates and siltation estimates); contract administration (technical prequalification and commercial tender); design of the navigational channel and Aids to Navigation (AtoN); drafting of specifications and the contract documents; and adopted the role of the engineer during the construction.

SERVICES PROVIDED:
  • Project Management
  • Channel Design
  • Aids to Navigation Design
  • Site Supervision (Bathymetry)
  • Tender Documentation
  • Volume Calculations
  • Similar Projects

    Dredging Optimisation Study

    Following observations that ...

    More

    Container Terminal Development

    APM Terminals (APMT) have bee ...

    More

    Apapa Terminal: Structural Stability...

    NIPCO PLC wished to deepen ...

    More

    CARES
    Accreditations & Memberships

    © 2020 CARES Group. All rights reserved.

    Follow us on