Water and Coastal - Construction of Sea and Flood Defences

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    Weston case study

    A growth plan to be implemented over the next 15 years will see the development of approximately 6,000 new homes, various school and community facilities...

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    Lowestoft case study

    The Lowestoft Beach Protection scheme consisted of the design and installation of approximately 170m of toe protection to reinforce an existing Victorian flint sea wall. The toe protection...

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    Oakenshaw case study

    Oakenshaw Beck, a stream located in close proximity to a large residential area in Agbrigg, presented a flood risk to nearby properties - both in isolation and in combination with the River...

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    Folkestone case study

    The concrete sea walls that protect the coastal frontage from Hythe to Folkestone Harbour were originally constructed in the 1930s and were showing signs of wear and tear. Blackwell's...

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    Banbury case study

    The Environment Agency had been working on a comprehensive scheme to protect the town of Banbury from flooding from the River Cherwell for many years. Flood alleviation bunds were...

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    Hanningfield case study

    The contract to construct innovative reed beds at Hanningfield Water Treatment Works was awarded to Blackwell by Essex and Suffolk Water Limited, who are owned by Northumbrian Water Limited...

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