Marine Concrete Batching

Learn how we put a marine concrete batching plant onto a barge in Sweden

Marine Concrete Solution

Producing concrete can be a challenge. When concrete is needed on a remote Island the challenge can be even more difficult to work out.

Sjöliv Markentreprenader AB found a very good solution.

Sjöliv Markentreprenader AB

Sjöliv Markentreprenader AB carries out marine civil engineering and property projects in the Stockholm archipelago.

The company sells, builds, repairs and install bridges, stone chests, buoys, ports and marinas with everything that comes with it.

They also undertake:

  • Groundwork
  • Construction 
  • Mini-treatment plants
  • Chain changes
  • Sea transport
  • Laying of sea cables
Marine Concrete Batching

The Challenge and Solution

The price for concrete in Sweden is quite high, and when the construction project is on an Island, the cost is even higher.

The company won several projects building homes on the Stockholm, archipelago. The problem was getting concrete to build the foundations and infrastructure.

Jonas Jalakas and Rikard Beckman from Sjöliv Markentreprenader AB had the idea of putting a concrete batching plant on a barge to reduce cost and time.

Jonas and Rikard selected a Fibo B1200 with a big bag cement silo to put on a barge to solve the solution.

The concrete is placed using a concrete pump or put into dumper

Marine Concrete Batching

After Sales Service

Rikard ordered the B1200 with a modem to allow for an internet connection to the plant software. When the plant was being set up for the first time, there was a technical problem.

An engineer from the Fibo head office dialled into the plant and fixed the problem within an hour of the issue.

Rikard said, “I was impressed by the actions of Fibo when we had a technical issue setting up the plant.

The after-sales service was second to none. A Brilliant service and company to deal with. I would recommend Fibo to any contractor looking to be in control of their concrete supply.”

Fibo delivers confidence and a great product.”

Marine Concrete Batching

B1200 Concrete Batching Plant

The B1200 is one of our best selling concrete batching plants. The output is 16 m³/per and is built to last. The design life span for any fibo batching plant is 15 years. The ROI is within 4 to 12 months depends on the quantity of concrete you produce. The software is state of the art and allows you to control the full concrete production process including quality assurance documentation.

Some typical uses are:

  • Site batching on small construction sites
  • making concrete for small pre-cast concrete manufactures
  • Marine construction projects



B1200 Marine Concrete Batching

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