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  • Ringway Island Roads Underwater Surveys Work

    Ringway Island Roads Underwater Surveys Work.

    MMC's dive team where employed to carry out underwater surveys across 5 locations on the Isle of Wight to identify the current status of the bridges and the maintenance works needed.


Client: Isle of Wight Council

Contractor: Ringway Island Roads

Duration: 3 Weeks

Date posted: 21-11-2014

MMC's dive team carried out surveys across 5 bridges on the Isle of Wight for Ringway Island Roads as part of their maintenance and repairs programme.

The diving works comprised of the team checking for scour and mortar wear, checking for any lose blocks, confirming measurements including; bridge structure and channel widths and reporting these back to Ringway Island Roads appointed surveyor, along with clearing vegetation and taking video and still photos of each site.

The works for Ringway Island Roads, required a further 10 bridges and culverts to be inspected, as water depth was not a factor on these sites MMC used its confined space and high ropes team to complete the works.

The MMC dive team carried out and completed the inspection survey works on time and on budget.

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