Grangemouth Dock

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PWR/4/2/3/5
  • Dates of Creation
      1966-1974
  • Physical Description
      9 items. Condition: some of the papers are affected by rodent damage.

Scope and Content

Client: Taylor Woodrow Construction Ltd.

Relating to the involvement by Taylor Woodrow Construction Ltd in the construction of the Grangemouth Docks, Stirlingshire (Falkirk), adjacent to Grangemouth Harbour on the River Forth. Rowe was asked for advice on the ground problems in 1970. At the same time, the Construction Industry Research and Information Association (CIRIA) commissioned research on problems in quay wall design and began tests, the first of which were at Grangemouth.