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19May94 CANADA: HUGE TECHNICAL SHAKE-UP ON HIBERNIA.

Construction methods are being radically revamped on Wimpey's Hibernia offshore platform job in Canada in an attempt to bring the delayed project back on schedule.Concrete pouring techniques on the 37,000 tonne gravity base structure are set to change this summer.The alterations are being overseen by concrete platform specialist Norwegian Contractors which is supervising construction work being carried out by the NODECO consortium, which includes Wimpey.The monster gravity base is currently ...

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