FERN RD BRIDGE PILE ENCAPSULATION PROJECT – CANNING RIVER, WA
Shorewater Marine’s divers assisted Fortech Australia with the rehabilitation of the Fern Rd Bridge timber pylons in the Canning River.
The works included but not limited to:
- The application of Denso Seashield pile protection systems; installed to provide protection to the timber piles against deleterious marine organisms
- The application of the PileJax pile encapsulation system, to strengthen existing bridge timber pylons, increasing the structures durability and lifespan.
- The project involved preliminary works installing vertical PFC Channel bracing at quarter points around the outside diameter of the pile, prior to the application of the PileJax system.