The protection of a reclamation area and a service port is done by three breakwaters protected by CORE-LOC™ units.
It is part of a 12 billion USD development project.
A new refinery and its supply infrastructures have been built in the South of Kuweit. A large reclamation area and a devoted service port have been built.

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The added value of CLI

CLI developed a great understanding of the Contractor’s needs and applied a problems solving mindset  to this specific project.

Special features of the project

This is a world class development project. Main maritime Contractors were involved in this project.

Hydraulic conditions

3 maritime structures protected by CORE-LOC™ units.

  • Maximal depth : -5 m 
  • Total length of the structures : 1 km
  • Top of the crest: +7.8 m MSL

Construction aspect

The structures were built from the reclamation area. Around 12 000 CORE-LOC™ units of 1 & 2 m were placed with long arm excavators.

Number of units : 12 000
Size of units : 1 m3 & 2 m3

Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC)
Hyundai, HSS JV
Hyundai, HSS JV
2016 - 2019
Role of CLI
Sublicense contract and technical assistance for CORE-LOC™ units

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