THE TRIDENT EXPLOSIVES HANDLING JETTY, ROYAL NAVAL ARMAMENTS DEPOT, COULPORT: CONSTRUCTION, TOW AND COMMISSIONING.
- Author: R F RANDALL
- Source: Proceedings of the ICE - Structures and Buildings, Volume 110, Issue 2, 01 May 1995 , pages 136 –148
Proc. Instn Civ. Engrs Structs & Bldgs, 1995,110, May, 136-148 Structural and Building Board Structural Panel Paper 10564 Written discussion closes l8July 1995 The Trident Explosives Handling Jetty, Royal Naval Armaments Depot, Coulpork construction, tow and commissioning R. F. Randall, BSc(Eng),CEng, MICE With a displacement of about G 0 t, the O0 explosives handling jetty atRNAD, Coulport, is one of the world's largest floating concrete structures. It was builtin the dry dock at Hunterston on the Firth of Clyde by conventional reinforced concrete techniques...