Transporting our HERCon™ units to Antartica

By Projects

Market: Military and Navy

Solution: Hard-Walled Structures

The Brazilian Navy ordered a HERCon™ temporary camp from Weatherhaven International. This camp was installed in Antarctica and consisted of:

  • 12-person accommodation
  • Ablution units
  • Laundry
  • Office and communication room
  • Medical facility
  • Corridors connecting all areas
  • General storage areas
  • A structure for dry clothes
  • Workshop
  • Chemical laboratory, and
  • Containerised cold storage.

The camp was also required to have external electrical reticulation including power generation, a containerised water purification plant and storage, as well as a sewerage treatment plant with an incinerator. These units passed through eight ports before arriving in Antarctica.

Request, supply and installation

By Projects

Market: Mining industry

Solution: Integrated fully turnkey pioneering camp accommodation

A mining company operating in Niger ordered a fully integrated redeployable turnkey construction camp capable of housing all employees working on-site. The camp was shipped to site where the Weatherhaven RCS team assisted with installation. It was required to provide:

  • Sleeping accommodation
  • A kitchen
  • Diner structures
  • Offices
  • External electrical reticulation
  • Containerised water purification plant with reverse osmosis and storage, and
  • A biological sewage treatment plant with parameter fencing.