Ennore Breakwater Construction
Ennore Breakwater Construction

Monsoons at Ennore on the eastern coast of India are a problem. Part of building the new port was the construction of two breakwaters to protect the harbour against waves and sedimentation, for which a new method of compaction was developed.

Ennore Coal Port Project: Port Basin and Entrance Channel
Ennore Coal Port Project: Port Basin and Entrance Channel

To limit the contamination from coal dust and relieve the congestion at the Chennai, India harbour, the small village of Ennore was chosen as a site for a new port.