Peter Rowe acted as a consultant to a number of dock schemes, advising on the design and construction of quays and jetties and undertaking tests on the stability of sheet-pile retaining walls. Among the most extensive files are those relating to the construction of a general cargo quay at King George Dock, Hull (PWR/4/2/3/2); the construction of Grangemouth Dock on the Firth of Forth (PWR/4/2/3/5) and Hunterston Oil Terminal in Ayrshire (PWR/4/2/3/8); the investigation of ground movements behind the seawall at Faslane Submarine Base on the Clyde (PWR/4/2/3/16); the construction of a new lock entrance to Vickers Shipyard, Barrow-in-Furness (PWR/4/2/3/17); and the development of a deep-water berth at Immingham Dock (PWR/4/2/3/18).
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- ReferenceGB 133 PWR/4/2/3
- Dates of Creation1958-1991
- Physical Description18 sub-subseries (93 items).