Project detail - Boskalis Westminster UK
Facts and Figures

Client
Conwy County Borough Council

Period
2013

Location
Colwyn Bay, North Wales, United Kingdom

Contractor
Volker Stevin

Vessel selection
0m133.58m
Barent Zanen

Trailing suction hopper dredger

Colwyn Bay Coastal Protection Scheme

This contract involved supplying 320,000m³ of marine dredged sand to re-nourish a 1km frontage of Colwyn Bay beach, as the major proportion of Phase 1 of the Colwyn Bay Waterfront Project. Boskalis Westminster was the primary subcontractor to Volker Stevin, managing and undertaking the entire beach nourishment works.

1.5km pipeline built at Pensarn, and transported to Colwyn Bay