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ABCO Awarded Shannon Foynes Port Company Project

ABCO Awarded Shannon Foynes Port Company Project

   Posted on: Wednesday, 15 March 2017

ABCO Marine IRL have recently secured the Shannon Foynes Port Company, Foynes Port and Durnish Development Site Investigation project. The works are proposed to provide geptechnical information required for the design of an extension to the existing jetty infrastructure, associated land reclamation and enabling works for the development of the Durnish site.

The site works comprise the following: 

Foynes Port Jetty Extension and Reclamation Works

  • 15 marine boreholes conducted from Jack Up Barge
  • 8 land-based boreholes taken at various locations from the existing structure
  • 8 grab samples from marine application

Durnish Development Site

  • 6 land-based boreholes
  • 10 trail pits

Commenting on the contract award John Osborne, ABCO Marine IRL Ltd Director, said, ‘'Our specialist marine equipment and personnel enable ABCO to deliver site investigation projects to the highest safety standards, thus further developing or range of specialist marine operations. We have developed a comprehensive service to supply our clients a tailored and structured factual report, without delay and to submitted construction programme".

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