Beaches nourishment at Guipuzcoa

Dredging works, sediment extraction and beach nourishment in the Basque coast line.

BEACH nourishment

Emergency works on beaches in Guipúzcoa province

BEACH nourishment

Emergency works on beaches in Guipúzcoa province

Nourishment of six beaches on the Guipúzcoa coast pumping sand ashore via a floating pipeline. The extraction area was the Asabaratza bank, at a depth of –15 to –30 m.

  • Location: Beaches in Guipúzcoa, Basque Country (Spain)
  • Client: Guipúzcoa Provincial Coastal Service
  • Completion period: May de 2014
  • Resources used: Backhoe dredger Dinopotes

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