Expansion, Vandhunden, Ishøj Harbour

Client: Ishøj Municipality
Type of Contract: Main contract
Contract sum: kr. 4,0 mio.
Construction period: 2014-2015
Engineer: NIRAS A/S



The contract included the first stage of an expansion of Ishøj Harbour on the Lake area west of “Vandhunden”. The contract was a project for the extension of ARKEN Museum of Modern Art – Art’s Island, where the excavation of approximately 40,000 m3 of soil from ARKENs area was transported and deposited in the lake area by “Vandhunden”. The filling was deposited as filling under water. The filling was regulated and secured with rock slopes, and after a rough adjustment the ground level was sown with grass.

Key figures
  • 32.000 m³ earthwork under water
  • 2.500 m³ stonedam under water
  • 2.200 m³ coverstones
  • 2.000 m² grass sowing

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