NYRSTAR mooring dolphin

NYRSTAR mooring dolphin

Demolish part of old wharf and build new dolphin consisting of 5, 450 x 12.7 steel piles, and concrete head.

Client: Nyrstar
Date completed: Feb 2011
Description of works: $240,000

Details of Innovations and extra value for money:

TMC was able to spin piles 4m into the underlying rock then drill down through the piles to a depth of -40m and install ground anchors when the piles failed the first pull out test. The anchors were built for about half the market rate, and passed the second pull out test.

Client Contact:Mr Kahn Lyall – 0418104462