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Dover Docks (ED1)

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Following a successful working relationship with the Port of Dover that stretches back over fourteen years, DDS Demolition were pleased to have been awarded the contract to Demolish the Roll-on, Roll-off Ferry Ramp (known as ED1) in the Eastern Docks within the Port of Dover.

The works generally comprised the demolition works for the redundant Linkspan Bridge at Berth No.1 in Eastern Docks and included:

Land side preparation works.
Extensive underwater/marine surveys.
Strict adherence to MMO Licence.
De-ballasting of tanks, pump materials to environmental bund.
Removed and disposed of the ship end finger flaps and ship end berthing surface.
Removed and disposed of machine house & lifting winch system and main portal box columns down
to deck level.
Removed and disposed of main link span deck.
Removed and disposed of transition flaps.
Removed and disposed of ballast tank structure (below water level).
Broke out and removed concrete foundations (below water level).
Completed Seabed Survey (Bathymetric survey).
Removed ballast to offsite recycling facility.
Left site clean, tidy and safe on completion.

Left site clean, tidy and safe on completion.

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DDS Demolition

DDS Demolition forms the specialist demolition division of DDS Group, providing industry leading excellence nationally. Often operating as a natural extension to DDS Contracting, we are able to offer our clients a complete turnkey enabling works solution.

Service Used
  • Industrial
  • Marine
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