Lochshell Engineering were appointed in January 2018 by Ullapool Harbour Trust to be the Principal Contractor for all works involved in the reconstruction of a slipway in Ullapool, Wester Ross.
The existing slipway at Ullapool was designed to be used by small vessels for either mooring, or for taking boats in and out of the water via the slipway and concrete slabs. The reconstruction works carried out by Lochshell Engineering now allows for use of the slipway at greater range of tides.
The refurbished and extended jetty serves as a base for the yacht club and is also used as a hub for the local coastal fraternity. Overall, the slipway was widened by 1.8 and extended by a further 16.5m.
The works involved the following:
On site works involved the following:
Works completed June 2018