Reconstruction of Middle Slip Jetty at HMNB Portsmouth (UK)

VolkerStevin has been appointed by the DIO as the principal contractor on the Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) Base Porting Infrastructure Project. Volker Staal en Funderingen is a subcontractor for the piling of the foundation piles.


The design and build contract, which is worth £34.4m, is to reconstruct the secure tidal berth on the Middle Slip Jetty at Her Majesty's Naval Base Portsmouth (HMNB Portsmouth), which will house the new Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers. 


VSF installs:

- 100 vertical piles (∅1080x16 mm) with a weight of approximately 15 tons and a maximum length of 34 meters.

Included is also the use of our special piling traverse with piling-frames and all horizontal and vertical transport.