Rock Sockets

June 04 2012

LB Marine have successfully completed the installation of rock socketed tubular piles for RNLI's new berth at Portpatrick.

The works involved the installation of 508 diameter piles grouted into 5m deep rock sockets. Ancillary works included the supply and installation of jackstays and a cathodic protection system. All works were completed in time for the naming ceremony of the new lifeboat.