No sensible person would plan to build a structure on, or in, water unless they are compelled to do so. But with harbour facilities, this compulsion is in the nature of things.
Thus, the planning and realisation of harbour facilities, involving extremely difficult constructional and hydraulic challenges – especially with regard to extreme ground mechanical conditions – is subject to the ongoing struggle against the proverbial dripping water that wears away the stone.
Ships in the air.
Repair and overhaul
The entrance to Harburg’s inner harbour.
Retailing Walls at Lock
A new leading light for the Elbe.
Front light - replacement building
Preserving an impressive heritage.
Quay Wall Zollkanal
Repair of quay walls
The sands of time and the next 100 years.
Quay wall: repair + strenghtening
Coal - still indispensible.
New Berth 23
Civil engineering works - Quay wall
Berths for giants.
New Building of Berths
Keeping the port on track.
Predöhl Quay, Berth 3
From old to new.
Maritimes Museum landing pier
Hamburg HafenCity / Speicherstadt
Sheet pile walls for the "pearls".
Quay Wall, Westkai
Remediation of quay structure
Urban waterfront location.
Baakenhafen Open Space
Small but nice!
Integrated into flood protection
Continuing to tell the story of the Speicherstadt.