Marine Civils

  • Nadine Robinson, IMCA’s Technical Adviser for Environmental Sustainability

    Sustainability assessment tool


    A new online tool develops a self-assessment score for marine contracting companies to measure their progress against other contractors.

  • Store department of Aarsleff's new plant workshop

    Ground engineering investment


    Aarsleff Ground Engineering has upgraded and expanded its Newark plant premises which accommodates the company’s extensive fleet of rigs, fabrication shop, training facility, machinery, and equipment available to hire.

  • Land & Water used its specialist plant to create a sheet piled landing stage at Kempston Mill

    Maintaining the River Great Ouse


    A civil engineering firm has completed a project to attract more vessels onto one of the Great British waterways

  • The Ketch and Schooner platforms are located in the Southern North Sea in the UK sector and were installed by Heerema in the 1990s

    Platform decommissioning


    A marine civil engineering specialist has been awarded the contract to decommission two North Sea platforms it installed 25 years ago.

  • the system underwent rigorous field trials in northern Portugal

    Pioneering anchor completes on-land trials


    A new marine anchor solution has successfully completed on-land trials validating the technology and sealing approval for full-scale production and ocean deployment.

  • Life Extension of Floating Production Installations

    Life extension for ageing offshore assets


    ABS has further developed its approach to aging offshore assets with publication of the Guide for Life Extension of Floating Production Installations.

  • Thunderer Jetty is situated on the Thames in Dagenham

    Thames jetty renewal awarded


    Belgian construction major Herbosch-Kiere NV and its British subsidiary Herbosch-Kiere Ltd have recently been awarded a contract for the renewal of Thunderer Jetty on the Thames in Dagenham (near London, UK).

  • Peruvian Wharf, the first to return to operation, was opened in 2019 by London’s deputy mayor for planning, regeneration and skills, Jules Pipe CBE

    London wharves investment


    The Port of London Authority is preparing its east London wharves for a return to operation

  • Subsea Micropiles Technology

    Houlder and Subsea Micropiles


    Design and engineering consultancy, Houlder, is supporting Subsea Micropiles, a foundations company.

  • Weed clearance on a UK canal

    Waste clearance on an industrial scale


    A specialist maintenance company has cleared 146.25 tonnes of waste from canals in London this year, allowing wildlife to thrive and providing clear waterways for boats.

  • Clifton Meadow

    Wetland works complete


    Land & Water has completed works on the largest wetland habitat creation project of its kind on the River Thames and River Thame.

  • Floating scaffolding on the river Severn

    Floating scaffold completes 3t contract lift


    In an industry first, floating scaffolding has been used to complete a specialist contract lift on the river Severn.

  • Great Yarmouth Third Bridge

    New bridge progresses at Great Yarmouth


    The Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing, being delivered by a BAM Farrans Joint Venture, is one of Norfolk’s most significant infrastructure projects in recent years.

  • News

    Concrete floaters


    BW Ideol has gained an exclusive and long-term access to Scotland’s Ardersier Port for the manufacturing of concrete floaters.

  • News

    First woman Chair of IET Council


    Members of the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Council have selected engineer Dr Carol Marsh OBE EngD CEng FIET as its new chair– the first woman to be elected to this post.

  • News

    Dockyard infrastructure


    KBS Maritime has begun work under a new five-year contract to support the Ministry of Defence in the enduring delivery of critical projects and services at HM Naval Base Portsmouth, UK.

  • 64 turbine parts including blades and tower sections were taken off the vessel

    Heavy turbine lift


    The Port of Leith recently welcomed the arrival of eight onshore wind turbines as part of the 16MW Howpark Wind Farm to be located in the Scottish Borders.

  • Fugro lidar point cloud Geo-data of Ireland’s UNESCO World Heritage Site Skellig Michael (Scellig Mhichil in Irish)

    Data step-change


    A key contract has been awarded for the capture of high-resolution lidar Geo-data along Ireland’s southern and western coastline to create a detailed 3D elevation model.

  • News

    Interconnector construction contract awarded


    Greenlink has awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Greenlink electricity interconnector project to a consortium comprised of Siemens Energy AG and Sumitomo Electric Industries.

  • As part of this development, four new jobs will be created at KenzFigee

    New office, workshop and storage


    KenzFigee, a well-established lifting, handling and service specialist of tailor-made equipment for the marine, offshore and wind energy industry has opened its new UK facilities.