Narrow Boat Marina, Cheshire
This new canal boat marina and footbridge in Cheshire opened to the public in 2016. The marina basin for 150 boats was formed out of the natural impermeable clay adjacent to the Trent & Mersey Canal.
Clancy were appointed as the civil engineers to the project, which comprises of a marina basin in the order of 3.5 hectares including dry dock facilities. A new tow path foot bridge was constructed over the new entrance works to the canal.
The complex also includes a clubhouse with car parking facilities and an access road.
The works involved close liaison with British Waterways agreeing all stages of the new break in to the existing canal.