Port of Beirut Second Line Defense

Employer

POB (Port of Beirut)

Delegated Employer

Washington Defense Division of URS Corporation, Cleveland - Ohio

Role of BUTEC

Main contractor

Commencement Date

February 2010

Completion Date

October 2010

Scope of Work

The scope of work includes conceptual design, procurement and installation of the radiation portal monitors (RPM), including related works such as earthworks, pavement, foundations, electrical work, collision protection, structural support for the enclosures, security, traffic controls and modifications to the existing electrical infrastructure. The scope of work also includes power and communication cables to the detection system (i.e., monitors, central alarm station, etc.).

Project Description

• Construction, distribution systems and installation are in compliance with U.S. codes and standards

• A traffic control plan, including key plan drawing of traffic flow, was set prior to mobilization

• A quality control plan (QCP) and a health & safety plan (H&S) were prepared prior to mobilization

• Coordination with U.S. government engineers and with the port authorities