An Daingean Marina Refurbishment, Co. Kerry

  • Client: Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food
  • Architect: Enro/Carillion
  • Value(€ million): €0.4M
  • Completion date: 2011
  • PUNCH services: Project Management, C&S Engineering

PUNCH Consulting Engineers were awarded the contract to provide Marine Engineering and Contract Administration services to the Department of the Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (DAFF) for the refurbishment of the marina piles in Dingle Fishery harbour.

This project included an underwater dive survey of the existing piles and their foundations followed by an assessment of the remaining life of the piles.

The analysis of the piles required a hydraulic analysis of the wave environment, calculation of berthing loads, structural analysis of the piles, and design of remedial solutions. PUNCH Consulting Engineers also prepared tender documents for the DAFF in accordance with the latest Government Conditions of Contract.

PUNCH Consulting Engineers administered the contract to a successful completion in March 2011.

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