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Quayside, V Shed, Avonmouth Docks

Quayside, V Shed, Avonmouth Docks

Design included for reinstatement of 145m x 12m suspended concrete quayside slab adjacent to dock at Avonmouth for Bristol Ports Authority.

Complex design loadings for various vehicle movements across the slab to include for HGV vehicles, Maffi trailers and Volvo loading trucks were carried out to suit the Port Authority’s requirements.

The civil design incorporated an insitu reinforced concrete slab supported on part existing gridage of structural steelwork beams which were supported on a historic reinforced suspended concrete piled quay structure.

  • Client: Sir Robert McAlpine
  • Principal Contractor: Sir Robert McAlpine
  • Value: £500, 000
  • Completion Date: December 2009