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Type: News
Date: 09-10-2017
Type: Document
Date: 25-04-2017
Type: Document
Date: 15-05-2017
Type: Project
Date: 31-12-2015
Type: Project
Date: 30-09-2013
Sumburgh is the third Xbloc project designed by RPS. 3D physical model testing was carried out by Queens University in Belfast. Xbloc casting will...
Type: Project
Date: 28-02-2015
Cape Clear is the fourth Xbloc project in Ireland. Xbloc casting has started in spring 2014.
Type: Project
Date: 30-04-2013
Within the Aqaba New Port project, 3000 Xblocs of 1.5m3 volume are applied. Because no physical model tests were envisaged in the tender, the Xbloc...
Type: Project
Date: 30-09-2011
The size of the Xbloc armour units is 3 m3. the Xblocs are cast in Abu Dhabi at Emarat Europe and transported by barge to the offshore islands. There...
Type: Project
Date: 31-12-2011
The breakwater is low crested. The front and rear armour of the breakwater trunk consists of 3 m3 Xblocs. The breakwater head is armoured by 4 m3...
Type: Project
Date: 31-10-2012
Within the Dunkerque project, 3000 Xblocs of 6m3 are applied. The Xbloc units are produced on the project site and production has started in May 2012...
Type: Project
Date: 31-08-2011
The size of the Xblocs to be applied is 3 m3. The Xblocs are cast in steel moulds, using the horizontal casting method. The mould consists of two...
Type: Project
Date: 31-10-2009
The project site is a Green Field location. The harbour is protected by two breakwaters and is designed for 125 ft. fishing vessels. The breakwaters...
Type: Project
Date: 30-06-2008
The main breakwater of Port of Poti dates back to 1873. Today it has a length of 1800 m and is covered by concrete cubes. A major part of the main...
Type: Project
Date: 30-06-2006
The rehabilitation and extension works have been carried out by Lagan Construction. The design was prepared by RPS. Lagan Construction proposed to...
Type: Project
Date: 31-05-2006
First use of the Xbloc special toe unit: Xbase. This modified Xbloc, proves to be a stable solution for the toe construction of an...
Type: Project
Date: 30-04-2008
The total length of the shore protection is 3 km, and as main armour layer 25,000 Xblocs with a size of 0.75 m3 have been applied....
Type: Project
Date: 28-02-2010
The 8 m3 Xblocs on Guam are cast using the horizontal casting method. With this method one nose of the Xblocs is below ground level during...
Type: Project
Date: 31-07-2009
Type: Page
Date: 15-03-2017
Downloads: xbloc-hatching.dwg xbloc.pat 3D model of 4m3 Xbloc® .dwf Instructions for use of xbloc.pat: Copy the file xbloc.pat into the folder...
Type: News
Date: 22-02-2018
8m3 Xblocs of 19 tons are being placed in Calais by the EX1900. 

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