Darsena Europa made a big step forward
The tender called for designing defence works and dredging operations envisaged in the first phase of the project was finally adjudicated
The call for tender aimed at developing preliminary and final project regarding Piattaforma Europa new preliminary phase (defence works and dredging operations) has been finally adjudicated.
The news was announced by the Authority of Northern Tyrrhenian Sea Port System which also pinpointed that the project will also envisage environmental impact study and assessment.
F&M Ingegneria Spa, Haskoning-DHV Nederland, HS Marine Srl and G&T Srl temporary joint venture submitted the best technical/economic bid (starting price was set at 3.049 million Euro), which covered dismantling operations of the Meloria breakwater and subsequent construction of a new curved structure and the new breakwater North, defence works to protect the upcoming containers terminal.
The project will also encompass the development of a new access to the port, to the adjoining manoeuvring area as well as complete dredging operations in order to connect the existing port to the new basin.
As recently reported by Toscana24, besides the winning pool, overall 12 temporary joint ventures submitted their offers: leading companies were Studio Altieri, Arcadis Nederland, Acquatecno, Aecom Urs Italia, Sina (Società iniziative nazionali autostradali), Modimar, Bonifica, Rina Consulting and Proger.