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  • Phi Group: Gabion baskets create retaining walls for SMART motorway
    Gabion baskets create retaining walls for SMART motorway
    Phi Group
    Phi Group installed over 1, 600m3 of gabions, supplying both the 6G gabon infill stone and 1,000m3 granular backfill material to create retaining walls along stretches of the M1 motorway.
  • Grass Concrete: River embankment adjacent to the A484 Gresford, Wales
    River embankment adjacent to the A484 Gresford, Wales
    Grass Concrete
    The A484 Gresford bypass was constructed along a fast flowing tributary river with a potential to swell. The river was particularly erosive at the bends along its route. To counteract the problem, Grass Concrete was asked to...
  • Grass Concrete: Grass pavers, A696 Ponteland-Otterburn, Northumberland
    Grass pavers, A696 Ponteland-Otterburn, Northumberland
    Grass Concrete
    The A696 Ponteland to Otterburn project involved the widening of the road at key points along the route. Located close to the British Army's Otterburn range, the road is the primary route for artillery carrying vehicles and...
  • Marshalls: Combined drainage kerbs - A24 Broadbridge Heath junction
    Combined drainage kerbs - A24 Broadbridge Heath junction
    Marshalls
    Marshalls' Beany Block two-part kerb and drainage system was used to address a point drainage challenge. Beany Block gave the constructors Breheny a significant programme advantage while building the A24 Broadbridge Heath...
  • Polypipe Civils: Drainage solutions - Norwich Northern Distribution Road
    Drainage solutions - Norwich Northern Distribution Road
    Polypipe Civils
    Polypipe products were specified as part of the Norwich Northern Distribution Road (NDR) scheme, with the company supplying Ridgidrain together with Ridgistorm-XL large diameter plastic pipework to deliver a tailored surface...
  • Althon: Large concrete slot drains for M6 Smart Motorway
    Large concrete slot drains for M6 Smart Motorway
    Althon
    Several hundred metres of Althon’s concrete slot drain were supplied to the M6 Smart Motorway, Junctions 16-19. Manufactured in 4m lengths in both D400 and F900 load classes, with a range of accessories. The installation...
  • Kee Systems: Kee Klamp® permanent guardrail for highway
    Kee Klamp® permanent guardrail for highway
    Kee Systems
    Kee Systems supplied, delivered and installed a permanent guardrail system along a main route linking London and Brighton, providing safety for maintenance teams, pedestrians and drivers. 112 accidents took place between...
  • ACO Water Management: ACO KerbDrain and SuDS swale inlets for A12 bypass road
    ACO KerbDrain and SuDS swale inlets for A12 bypass road
    ACO Water Management
    In 2014, Norfolk County Council, in partnership with Great Yarmouth Borough Council, proposed the creation of a new bypass road on the outskirts of the town and called upon ACO Water Management to provide the accompanying...
  • Livingreen Design: Bow Flyover Bespoke Planters
    Bow Flyover Bespoke Planters
    Livingreen Design
    Transport for London had commissioned a pair of massive corten sculptures for installation on both sides of the roundabout by the Bow flyover. The development was part of the wider regeneration of the surroundings to the...
  • Alpha Rail: Pedestrian guardrail installation - Paignton, Devon
    Pedestrian guardrail installation - Paignton, Devon
    Alpha Rail
    Alpha Rail has been involved in the supply and installation of pedestrian guardrail on a £1.4 million road-widening scheme on Brixham Rd, Paignton, Devon. Alpha Rail were appointed by Civil Engineering Contractors, Dyer and...
  • Modular Wall Systems: Acoustic wall fence for busy road upgrade
    Acoustic wall fence for busy road upgrade
    Modular Wall Systems
    A GuardianWall™ system incorporating AcoustiMax 75™ panels has been used as a noise attenuation wall for The Northern Road upgrade project. The project needed to meet strict specifications, including extended design life and...
  • CLD Fencing Systems: Temporary fencing at site set-up - J17-19, M6 motorway
    Temporary fencing at site set-up - J17-19, M6 motorway
    CLD Fencing Systems
    Large-scale works have started on improvements between J17 and J19 of the M6. Eclipse-Lite™ temporary fencing is providing security for the remote site
  • ACO Water Management: KerbDrain SUDS scheme, Burton Joyce
    KerbDrain SUDS scheme, Burton Joyce
    ACO Water Management
    Implementation of SUDS scheme with capability of removing surface water quickly from busy carriageway. 1. Collect and convey surface water run-off to prevent any standing water build-up. 2. Support installed soakaways with...
  • Phi Group: Lockstone retaining wall for A3(M) Bedhampton
    Lockstone retaining wall for A3(M) Bedhampton
    Phi Group
    The first of two retaining wall installations on the A3(M) at Bedhampton, Hampshire were completed by Phi Group using its Lockstone modular block system. This system uses a hollow concrete block that can be used as either a...
  • EverEdge: Landscape edging for Rushyford roundabout feature design
    Landscape edging for Rushyford roundabout feature design
    EverEdge
    The Rushyford Roundabout in County Durham is the point at which the A689 meets the A167 before it becomes the A1(M) at junction 60. The local council used the opportunity of the roundabout’s refurbishment to introduce a...