Geotechnical Works

COMPLEX OF THE PEUGEOT IN FUNCHAL

INFORMATION

CLIENT:
Leuimport da Madeira

SERVICES:
Excavation and Peripheral Contention
Project and Work’s
Geotechnical Consultancy

BEGINING:
2007

CONCLUSION:
2009

LOCATION:
Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal

DESCRIPTION

The establishment and construction of the Complex of Peugeot in an enclosure with a total area of approximately 5.000m2 and with a very steep slope, located at the base of an important set of rocky cliffs mainly basaltic, with more than 100m height, that implied the development of a project regarding the Slope Stabilization and Excavation and Peripheral Wall. Taking advantage of the quality of the mass it was planned the execution of permanent excavation slopes using shotcrete and nailing, and occasionally, permanent anchors.