France: Officials Invite Bids for La Rochelle Port Project
Port Atlantique de La Rochelle has announced tender for the harbor development project.
This project includes dredging works at the entrance to -10m for naval vessels to access the seaport of La Rochelle and the creation of a basin to -14.50 m for the future dock of St. Mark 2 (about 467,000 m3 of bedrock materials limestone-marl).
The products of the rock excavations will be deposited in the basin formed by the dam of La Repentie in the seaport of La Rochelle.
The deadline for this tender is September 28, 2012.
Dredging Today Staff, July 30, 2012; Image: larochelle