Project: Serapum syphon under the new Suez Canal
Location: Suez Canal
Client: Concord for Engineering and contracting
Consultant: Consulting Engineering office
Year of construction: 2014
Budget: 52,686,000 EG.P
Concord for Engineering and contracting company awarded to construct shafts for impulsion and receiving for Serapum syphon under the new Suez Canal to feed El- Sheikh Zayed Canal.
Bauer Egypt participated in the project by construction of the Diaphragm wall and install a soft gel grout plug as a groundwater control system to allow for excavating the shafts in dry conditions.
Scope of work:
- 1-Diaphragm Wall Works:
Construct diaphragm walls and with thickness from 120 cm. and Depth of walls is up to 120 meter. Total quantity of executed diaphragm wall is 16,128 square meter
- 2-Soft Gel Grout Plug Works
Grout a soft gel plug at a depth of 95 meter from the street level. Plug thickness 10.00 meter. Grouted area is 532 square meter.
- 3-Micro piles works
Construct of about 120 no of micro piles with diameter 175mm and depth about 120m for one shaft.
- 1-Diaphragm wall works and barrettes : 3 months
- 2-Grouting works : 2 months
- 3-Micro piles : 2 months