Kilkeel Quay Wall Repairs
RPS was appointed by McLaughlin and Harvey to undertake the following Consultancy Services for the repair of sheet pile structures at Kilkeel Harbour.
Detailed dive surveys by RPS and using video inspection and non destructive testing techniques, including masonry and steel sheet pile quay wall structures.
Detailed design of new sheet pile walls for two quay sections including reinstatement of RNLI davit and rails.
Design of innovative quay wall refronting repairs in reinforced concrete, including temporary shutter design for use in tidal environment and implementation of ground anchoring systems to replace existing corroded tie rods.
Design of plating repairs and cathodic protection for corroded sheet pile wall structures.
Design of spending bank rock armouring, retaining wall in precast concrete and pontoon access structures.