Sluice Gates/Lock Gates, Tilbury Harbour

Client – ET Marine for local harbour authority

Contract – Sluice Gates/Lock Gates, Tilbury Harbour

Timescales – 10 weeks. Delivered as scheduled

Background – This on-going maintenance project was critical for the safe and efficient operation of the harbour. Aitken and Howard were able to supply from stock to ensure tight timescales were met.

Timber Requirements – Aitken and Howard won the tender to supply the following:

  • 300mm x 300mm Greenheart

Value Added – Timbers were planed to a tongue and groove profile and drilled to create fittings for sluice gate.