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River and Lake Works

Project Name - LONGHOLME LAKE BANK WORKS
Client - BEDFORD DESIGN GROUP

This scheme involved remedial works and improvement works to the existing bank protection to a boating lake which lies within an open amenity area in Central Bedford.

The Contract included the construction of four fishing jetties and one viewing platform off the shore of the boating lake, the dredging of the lake bed, construction of a retaining wall around the lake perimeter using timber, coir and faggot and other natural materials from the lake. Planting around the lake perimeter and planting trees and construction of footways.

Longholme Lake Bank Works

Project Name – TYLE MILL MAIN WEIR REFURBISHMENT
Client – HALCROW GROUP

The construction of a new concrete apron slab with integral walls, concrete walls upstream of existing weir. The rebuilding of projecting ornate abutments. Sheet piling with cladding to the right bank protection upstream of the apron, sheet piling and rip rap bank protection to the left bank downstream of the weir and minor local repairs.

Project Name – LADYWELL FIELDS
Client – LONDON BOROUGH OF LEWISHAM

This was a “QUERCUS” Project which is an EU LIFE Environment funded ‘Demonstration’ Project that aimed to re-integrate neglected and under used river corridors into contemporary urban environments.

The Contract included excavation of a secondary river channel, creation of earth mounds, installation of 3 new pedestrian footbridges, creation of new footpaths, installation of street furniture and soft landscape planting.