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Lagos Channel Design
Project Summary

Due to the growth in vessels wishing to visit Lagos Harbour, Lagos Channel Management commissioned CARES to carry out a detailed channel design of the harbour to create a wider and deeper channels throughout the harbour. The work has included carrying out detailed geotechnical study including recommendations for channel side slopes, navigational studies and detailed final design.

Project start: January 2011

Project completion: January 2012


Lagos, Nigeria

  • Design of new Lagos Harbour Channel.
  • On shore and near shore Geotechnical site investigation.
  • Navigation simulation of new channel design.
  • Conclusions and recommendation for future action.
  • Review of Aids to Navigation.