15 Nov November 2011 – Contract signed for the removal of bedrock out crop located at Vatlestraumen, Bergen in Norway
The project consists of 67 000 m3 underwater blasting and dredging 130 000 m3 of blasted bedrock. Design depth is -14,3 m. The bedrock will be dumped as a part of a landfill at Kleppestö Island. The underwater road tunnel to Bjoröy are situated only 65 m from the blasting area. That will require careful planning and execution of the blasting procedure. The projhect will start in May 2012.
Client: Kystverket Nordland.