Bird Island, Magheramourne
Bird Island, Magheramourne, Co. Antrim
Main Contractor: L & M Keating.
The work involved loading 5000 tonne of rock at Magheramourne pier and transport it ¾ of a mile to the man made Bird Island which P.S.P.B manages. The rock was used to repair the north revetment.
NEVA 20 x 12M spud leg barge.
CAT 320 long reach excavator, 16M reach, 25 tonne.
Hitachi ZX 520, 23 meter reach, 60 tonne.
2 no. 35m3 hopper barges.
9 meter coded workboat.