RUBB Warehouse Facility, Milewater Basin, Belfast Harbour
Doran Consulting was appointed by Belfast Harbour Commissioners to provide project management and civil engineering design services for a new warehouse facility for the storage of paper at Milewater Basin, Dufferin Road, Belfast Harbour Estate.
The warehouse superstructure was designed and erected by a tension membrane buildings specialist. The warehouse building footprint measured 72m x 36m with an internal height of ranging from 7m to 11.8m at the apex.
Our design input to the project included the following principle elements:
- Flexible surfacing and sub-base road construction
- Heavy duty pavement construction
- Foul and storm drainage and associated manholes
- Diversion of watermains
- Erection of palisade fencing
- Foundation construction for proposed warehouse facility
- Foundation construction for adjacent portacabin office facility.