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  • 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...
  • 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
  • Marshalls CPM: Redi-Rock retaining walls for M6 motorway upgrades
    Redi-Rock retaining walls for M6 motorway upgrades
    Marshalls CPM
    Marshalls CPM supplied precast block retaining walls for the upgrading of an 11 mile stretch of the M23 Junctions 8 to 10 near Gatwick Airport. The 164 million project carried out by Kier required a retaining wall solution...
  • 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...
  • 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.
  • Phi Group: Retaining wall and reinforced soil slope for A21 road
    Retaining wall and reinforced soil slope for A21 road
    Phi Group
    Phi Group was contracted to construct a number of reinforced soil structures for a £70 million scheme upgrading the carriageway of the A21, a busy arterial route in Kent.
  • 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...
  • Gravitas International: Vegetated wall system for 10m-high retaining bank
    Vegetated wall system for 10m-high retaining bank
    Gravitas International
    The Flex MSE vegetated wall system was used to create a 10m-high retaining wall for a highway that runs over a sensitive stream. There were 6 batter-angle changes on the bank and the face of the wall was less than 1m away...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • SDS: Granular treatment media prevents pollution at M56, Lymm
    Granular treatment media prevents pollution at M56, Lymm
    SDS
    BDB Special Projects installed SDS Aqua-Xchange™ granular treatment media into an existing filter drain along the M56 to prevent pollution of a vulnerable stream, which receives run-off from a 1km stretch of the motorway via...
  • 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...