Ports and Harbours

Kleppsbakki harbour

Sundahöfn - Reykjavík - Iceland

  • Kleppsbakki

Verkís was the main consultant responsible for the design, project management at construction time, tender documents, geotechnical services, landfill and design of structure. 

 Sizes: 440m
 Project time:  1978 - 2012

Project overview:
Kleppsbakki harbour is 440m long, the depth varies from 8m - 11m, measured by mean value at sea level. The quay was built in four phases,  

the first phase 140m,
second phase 140m,
the third phase 40m
the fourth phase 120m.

The quay was renewed in two phases to ensure the use of one half during the construction time.