Permit Details

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EPA Reg No.S0033-01 RSS Feed About Permit RSS Feeds
Applicant:Dublin Port Company Dublin .
Location of Loading:The loading areas are located within the inner Liffey cannel (Dublin Harbour) including areas within Dublin Port’s navigation channel, basins and berths. No loading is required seaward of the Bull Walls within Dublin Bay.
Location of Disposal Site:It is proposed to dispose of the dredged sediments at the existing licenced offshore disposal site located at the entrance to Dublin Bay to the west of the Burford Bank. The site is charted as a spoil site on Admiralty Charts. The site has been in use since 1996. The area comprises approximately 212 hectares and is adjacent to the previous disposal site used from 1960 to 1996. The average depth of water at the licenced offshore disposal site is 16.9m CD.
Description of Activity:The works proposed in the Dublin Harbour Capital Dredging Project comprise a number of elements: • Deepening the navigation channel between North Wall Quay Extension and the Western Oil Jetty, including riverside Berth 35; • Deepening of Alexandra Basin East and deepening/widening of berths; • Deepening of the Oil Basin and widening of berths; • Deepening of the Ferryport Basin; • Deepening of riverside Berth 52; • Widening the South Port (Berths 42 - 47) berths; and • Removal of ridge between the navigation channel and the Poolbeg Oil Jetty (Berth 48).
Application Date:26/08/2021
Permit Status:Applied
Permit Expiry Date:N/A

Decision Details

Proposed Decision issued date:N/A
Closing date for objections to Proposed Decision:N/A
Final Decision issued date:N/A


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