Marine Works
Name of Work : Strengthening of the existing fisheries jetty for Salt Export at Jakhau, Kutch
 
Client : Goodearth Maritime Ltd., Chennai - 600 017
 
Cost of Work : Rs. 18.53 Millions
 
Year of Completion : August 2001
 
Description of Work : The Salt Export Jetty work was consisting of :

Foundation : 1000 mm dia RCC Cast-in-Situ Bored Piles, maximum depth of boring about 28 metres, depth of water 8 to 9 metres.

Substructure : RCC

Super Structure : Structure steel consisting of ISMB 500, 300, MS Plates, ISA 150 x 150 x 50, 50 x 50 x 6 , etc. and RCC Slab.

Bollards : 60 Tonnes capacity heavy duty Bollards (4 Nos.) 10 Tonnes Pipe Bollards (4 Nos.)

 
 
Strengthening of the existing fisheries jetty for Salt Export at Jakhau, Kutch
Strengthening of the existing fisheries jetty for Salt Export at Jakhau, Kutch
 
Pile Foundation with the help of Gooseneck in action
Pile muff construction in action
 
 
Remarks :
  • Piling work was done by Cable Percussion method with the help of gooseneck and accessories.

  • On Piling Muff prefabricated ISMB 500 and 300 beams (maximum length 12.7 metres) were erected.

  • Entire structural steel superstructure was sand blast and painted with special non corrosive marine paint, as per international standard.

  • Corrosive Resistant Steel (CRS) is used for entire work.

  • Entire work was completed in the supervision of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai in a 4 months period only