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2002, Andrews Survey, EMEC Billia Croo, Seabed Site Investigation

2002, Andrews Survey, EMEC Billia Croo, Seabed Site Investigation

Topic categories:

Geotechnical

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Wave

Collection date:

Dec 2002 - Dec 2002

Development:

EMEC – Billia Croo

Publication date:

May 2021

Organisation:

Andrews Survey

Phase:

Pre-construction

Description

During December, 2002, Andrews Survey carried out 16 marine piezocone penetration tests
(PCPT’s) and 16 vibrocores as part of the European Marine Energy Test Centre, Orkney.
The fieldwork was performed for RJ McLeod from the vessel ‘Forth Fighter’. The water depth
at the test locations was approximately 50m. Penetration of up to 5m for the PCPT’s w...