On ALL contracts below we were Principal
CAMS LANE CYCLEWAY
Title: Cams Lane Cycleway
Client: Bury MBC
Scope:The cycleway was constructed as part of the Cycling to School
initative and included site clearance, excavation, re-profiling,
drainage, surfacing and access controls.
Title: Chesterfield Canal Waterproofing works
Client: British Waterways
Scope:Water seepage from the canal was causing damage to adjacent
properties and the works were designed to stop the leakage by
constructing a reinforced concrete wall and relining the canal bed
with puddle clay.
Cofferdams were installed and flows were maintained by fluming
GREEN LANE CULVERT
Title: Green Lane Culvert
Client: Environment Agency
Scope:The existing culvert was too small and was causing upstream
flooding. We removed the existing culvert and installed a precast
concrete box culvert together with cast-insitu inlet and outfall
structures. Existing flows were flumed through the works.
OLD WARKE DAM
Title: Old Warke Dam - Silt
Traps 1 & 2
Client: City of Salford
Scope:Old Warke Dam has become heavily silted and the construction of silt
traps to prevent further silting are the first phase of its restoration.
Working within a watercourse we installed a substantial earthwork
support system and flumed flows through the working area whilst we
constructed the reinforced concrete silt traps.
Title: Pendleton Roundabout Parapet Replacement
Client: City of Salford
Scope:Pendleton Roundabout straddles the A6 and carries
large volumes of traffic, the existing parapets were
heavily corroded and needed replacing. Temporary vehicle
barriers were needed whilst the works were carried-out,
these were installed/removed during overnight road closures.
Title: Plaza Steps - Structural maintenance
Client: Stockport MBC
Scope:Works to this Grade II Listed Structure included the installation of
structural ties, filling beneath the steps with 150 cubic metres of
foamed concrete, refurbishment of the heavily worn treads and
Title: Drainage works at Reaseheath College.
Client: Reaseheath College
Scope:The main drain from Reaseheath College had deteriorated and
manholes were substandard, this required a complete new line of
225mm dia pipes with associated manholes. Ground conditions were
fine sand with a high water table, requiring the use of wellpoint
dewatering throughout the works.
ST HELENS CANAL
Title: St Helens Canal Reclamation, Phases 1, 2, 3c, 5
Client: Warrington Borough Council
Scope:Reclamation of one of the
UK's earliest canals included: steel & timber piling,
dredging, reconstruction of waterway walls, towpath
reconstruction. A Civic Trust Award was given for Phase
Old Court House, Buxton Road, High Lane, Stockport SK6 8DX
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