A coastal area of 12km² is to be filled with dredged material for the expansion of an existing refinery in Ruwais (Western Region of Abu Dhabi).

Scope of work

  • Compaction of land by pre-loading the sand being sprayed onto the area, as well as compacting the existing surface.
  • Fine levelling of the top layer using machinery controlled by GPS/lasers.
  • Supplying equipment to work on the filled area.
  • Topographical monitoring of the progress of the dock.
  • Creating and maintaining the dockyard roads on the dock.

EMW’s scope of Works:

  • Excavation works
  • Compaction
  • Hauling of materials

Project details
Client Medco
Period 2009-2011
Location Ruwais, UAE
Type of activities
  • Excavation
  • Compaction
  • Road Construction