CHUUK COASTAL EROSION PROTECTION

CHUUK COASTAL EROSION PROTECTION

Client: World Bank

Industry: Communications – Regional fibre optic cable

Services: Coastal Resources Engineering

Background:

Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) installed a fibre optic cable into Chuuk in 2017.  Given anticipated sea level rises it was necessary to implement coastal erosion protection works at the cable landing site.

 

Assignment

ARGO was commissioned to undertake site investigations on Chuuk and develop a design for protection works.  The project was completed on time and within budget in October 2017.