Preliminary Contamination Investigation, Bahrain

A preliminary contamination investigation (for sediment and groundwater) of the proposed Bahrain Investment Wharf site in the Hidd Industrial Area, Bahrain.  For this preliminary contamination investigation, there was a requirement for a total of 15 sediment and 5 water samples to be collected from 5 boreholes distributed across the site.  Once collected, the samples were analysed for a number of parameters including Tributyl-tin (TBT), Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH) and heavy metals.