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05964 - Capital Dredging and Dredge Spoil Disposal - Nigg Bay, Aberdeen

Capital dredging and dredge spoil disposal for Aberdeen Harbour Expansion Project (“AHEP”), Nigg Bay, Aberdeen including the following activities:

·         Dredging of Harbour Basin location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 9.0 metres below Chart Datum (“CD”);

·         Dredging of North Quay location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 9.85 metres below CD

·         Dredging of East Quay location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 12.95 metres below CD

·         Dredging of Entrance Channel location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 10.5 metres below CD

·        Dredging of South East pier location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 11.45 metres below CD

.        Dredging of South Breakwater Roundhead location to achieve a seabed depth of approximately 15.24 metres below CD

.        Deposit of dredge spoil (unsuitable for re-use) at Aberdeen authorised sea disposal site.

·       Temporary stockpiling of dredged material (to be used as land reclamation infill during construction of AHEP)

As described in application dated 17 May 2016, Environmental Statement (“ES”) dated 04 November 2015, further information dated 26 April 2016 and all other associated information and correspondence submitted in support of the 2016 application, together with the marine licence variation request correspondence dated 08 February 2018. 

Application reference number: 
05964
Licence ID: 
05964/18/0
Application type: 
Application stage: 
Applicant name: 
Aberdeen Harbour Board
Applicant address: 
Harbour Office
16 Regent Quay
Aberdeen
AB11 5SS
United Kingdom
Date licence granted: 
2018-04-26
Licence commencement date (as granted): 
2018-04-26
Licence expiry date (as granted): 
2019-09-30

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