Al Marjan Islands
Taranto Naval Base
Design and construction of barracks, service buildings, and land infrastructure of the new Italian Navy’s base in Taranto
- Taranto, Italia
- Ports & Marine
- Completed: 2004
- Total built-up area over 550,000 m2;
- 72,000 m2 of roads;
- 83,000 m2 of entrance areas;
- parking lots for 3,000 cars.
Turnkey design and construction of barracks, service buildings, and land infrastructure of the new Italian Navy’s base in Taranto.
There are 12 cast-in-place reinforced buildings and 15 prefabricated ones on the base.
Moreover, two purification plants (in the north and south zones) were constructed; all the mep works, including natural gas and fuel oil lines, were installed; new green areas and landscaping with over 650 trees were planted during construction.
The site, located in a constrained shore area, was subject to environment protection laws and regulations, in particular concerning waste disposal, fuel transportation and storage, and traffic control.