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  • Grass Concrete: Armoring an existing sea wall
    Armoring an existing sea wall
    Grass Concrete
    Leromur retaining wall units were used to armour an existing Larsen piled sea wall that had become badly holed by the effects of two tides per day in a bay where aggressive wave action caused significant drift of beach...
  • Zaun: Bespoke high-security cages for Thames Water chambers
    Bespoke high-security cages for Thames Water chambers
    Zaun
    The 4.3 mile-long Lee Tunnel, connecting the Abbey Mills Water Treatment Centre to Beckton Sewage Treatment Works, was designed to stop sewage flushing into the River Thames and River Lee. Perimeter security expert Zaun...
  • Zaun: High security perimeter fencing for reservoir
    High security perimeter fencing for reservoir
    Zaun
    South Staffs Water (SSW) has Improved the security at one of its main reservoirs as part of AMP6, the latest Asset Management Programme in the water industry, using state of the art detection, alarms and fencing systems. SSW...
  • Zaun: Zaun fencing upgrades security at Thames Water site
    Zaun fencing upgrades security at Thames Water site
    Zaun
    An operational Thames Water site that sits among East London's anglers has had its security upgraded with no downtime. The two compounds at Walthamstow Reservoir have been fitted with security fencing from Thames Water...
  • Zaun: Secure fencing - Europe's largest sewage treatment works
    Secure fencing - Europe's largest sewage treatment works
    Zaun
    The perimeter at one of Europe's largest sewage works has been enhanced as part of a £190m upgrade. Thames Water is improving Beckton Sewage Treatment Works in East London to enable it to treat 60% more sewage and allow for...
  • Terram: TRUCKPAVE paver allows detention tank uder playing field
    TRUCKPAVE paver allows detention tank uder playing field
    Terram
    A play field had been selected as the location for the construction of a detention tank needed to extend the local anti-flooding network. The TERRAM Truckpave paving system was specified as the solution to provide a robust...
  • Frontier Pitts: High security HVM barriers and gates for Iraq oil fields
    High security HVM barriers and gates for Iraq oil fields
    Frontier Pitts
    Frontier Pitts designed, manufactured and installed anti-terrorist gates and barriers to the Rumaila Oil Fields in Southern Iraq, which are estimated to contain 17 billion barrels of oil, accounting for 12% of Iraq’s oil...
  • Zaun: SR1-rated high security fencing, modernised waste centre
    SR1-rated high security fencing, modernised waste centre
    Zaun
    Gateshead Council required a secure perimeter for the new modernised Campground Household Waste & Recycling Centre at Wrekenton. The HWRC accepts waste for recycling – from paper, glass, tins and plastics, to garden waste,...
  • Marshalls: Paving and drainage - Great Blakenham Energy Park
    Paving and drainage - Great Blakenham Energy Park
    Marshalls
    Marshalls Keyblok block paving was combined with Priora paving - a source-control SuDS solution, to mitigate flood risk, remove surface water and improve water quality - at Great Blakenham incinerator plant. In addition,...
  • Rootlok: Concrete outfall replaced with Rootlok vegetated wall
    Concrete outfall replaced with Rootlok vegetated wall
    Rootlok
    A green solution was required on the River Itchen in Bishop Sutton when a redundant concrete outfall had to be decommissioned. The Environment Agency initially planned to infill the concrete channel leading to the stream and...
  • Gravitas International: Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Gravitas International
    A Flex MSE Vegetated Wall System was installed at an SSSI site with nearly 25 designations. It was used to replace 300m-worth of failed timber revetment. The Flex MSE units were filled using site-won material from the chalk...
  • Grass Concrete: Grasscrete for spillway and access roads, Cobbins Brook
    Grasscrete for spillway and access roads, Cobbins Brook
    Grass Concrete
    Cobbins Brook Flood Alleviation Scheme, close to Waltham Abbey in Essex, is managed by the Environment Agency. It required an effective overspill drainage management system for its large expanse of embankment spillway.
  • Terram: TERRAM geocomposites, Viridor Lean Quarry landfill site
    TERRAM geocomposites, Viridor Lean Quarry landfill site
    Terram
    Viridor Waste Management Ltd needed geocomposite materials for slope restoration and capping applications at the Lean Quarry landfill site near Liskeard in Cornwall. In April 2010, as part of a term agreement with Viridor,...
  • Polypipe Civils: Temporary drain for water recycling centre redevelopment
    Temporary drain for water recycling centre redevelopment
    Polypipe Civils
    Polypipe worked with international water and environmental engineering services company Stantec Treatment to provide a temporary drainage system to Chalton Water Recycling Centre in Luton, Bedfordshire. The project was part...
  • Barkers Fencing: Resilient palisade fencing secures water treatment works
    Resilient palisade fencing secures water treatment works
    Barkers Fencing
    Barkers' StronGuard SR3 steel palisade fencing was installed at Essex and Suffolk Water's WTW to create a boundary that meets exceptional security standards. This solution is purpose-built to withstand persistent attacks for...