Lajes Harbour in Flores Island

Portos dos Açores, S.A.


REPAIR OF THE PIER HEAD OF LAJES HARBOUR, FLORES ISLAND:

Being over quota -4 m (ZH) which is situated the area more active and outer slope -4 m (ZH), repair the jetty trunk provides the reconstruction of the mantle of protection throughout the range above this quota, between the line of transition between the mantle and tetrádopos blocks Antifer, on the outside, and the center line of the head that makes an angle of 90 ° with the longitudinal axis of the jetty.

WHARF EXTENSION TO -7,00M (ZH) OF LAJES HARBOUR, FLORES ISLAND:

Implementation of the extension the wharf which is currently based at elevation -7.5 m (CD), which is 136.5 m long. Extension of 45.10 m per wharf, using columns of blocks forming the existing wall, endowing them beneath columns staves, so as to supplement the 4.0 m height missing. The new pier extension will be provided with the equipment (rings / bollards, ladders), networking techniques as currently available in existing pier and fenders similar to the existing piers, to allow operation in the new berthing area.

Type:

Hydraulic works, Seaports and Coastal Protection

Country:

Portugal

Location:

Flores Island - Azores

Start date:

2011

Final date:

2013

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