THE MEDIA VOICE OF THE GLOBAL MARINA INDUSTRY

Jersey marina invests in rebuild

CHANNEL ISLANDS: Walcon Marine has completed a comprehensive like-for-like rebuild of St Helier Marina in Jersey. The project retains around 250 berths across seven piers for boats up to 25m (82ft) in length, and alongside visitor berthing.

Main contractor Geomarine undertook work between September 2021 and May 2022, during which the entire floating infrastructure was removed and replaced. Five of the seven new piers were built using Walcon’s aluminium System 2000 pontoons and the other two, in a more exposed location, constructed from System 21 steel docks. Walcon also supplied the walkways, finger pontoons and wall columns. Geomarine refurbished and reinstalled the two access bridges.
“It was a pleasure to be working with the Ports of Jersey and local contractor Geomarine once again,” said Walcon managing director James Walters. “We have worked with Geomarine on a number of projects over the years, including the recent works at Albert Dock in St Helier, and the cooperation is always excellent.”
St Helier Marina opened in 1981 and this £3.5 million investment is its first major refurbishment.

READ MORE

Reimagining Hurricane Hole as the jewel of the Bahamas

UAE: ITC inaugurates Saadiyat and Rabdan marinas

USA: Kentucky forum examines marina owner fees

SRI LANKA: Marine tourism master plan announced

USA: Phase one rebuild completes at Gulf Harbour

AUSTRALIA: Precincts keynote sets scene for Marinas24

BELGIUM: Landmark conference addresses end of life boats

GLOBAL: Promoting diversity

USA: Suntex joins with Almar

Protection from lightning strikes

Inspiration for the waterfront

Software support keeps Pacific 'jewel' on track

MDL boosts tech plan

Making marinas 'truly' smarter

Smart approach to billing

Rebuilding Snook Bight

Swedish Riviera marina rebuilds and reconfigures

Double sanitation system in Sitges

Agapi and Axopar launch AxA

Nautical Boat Club heads to Kemah

Going green with hydrogen

The base behind the race

GCCM badges new Gold Coast race

JoySail joins the racing elite

A year of growth, achievement and innovation

Trading covetable assets

Lusben development boosts refit standards

Luring megayachts to Golfito

Dock Maarten: A mecca for megayachts

IGY launches Savannah Harbor

Brisbane River marina fills 'overnight' gap

Marina access to mountain retreat

MA Marina boosts portfolio

Marina in plans for Ras Al Hekma

Marinas24 finalises programme

Oasis to manage Dania Beach

ADSP opens bids for new Cagliari port area

Thumbs up for AMI Expo

CROATIA: ACI celebrates 40 years

THAILAND: Jomtien marina voted best in country for berths

USA: Oklahoma marina completes major upgrade

UAE: D Marin sells Business Bay Marina

UK: MDL marks 50 years with multi million spend

Australia: QLD Government invites bids for marina on The Spit

UK: Funds secured for Barry development

AUSTRALIA: Green light for landside boost at Marina Mirage

MALTA: Government vision for superyacht industry

USA: Integra buys Sunset Bay

Waterfront innovations in Canada

New agent for Capria