Westnewton Bridge

Background Westnewton Bridge is a grade II listed building in Kirknewton, Northumberland, England. This Grade II English Heritage protected site was in use by cars and heavy goods vehicles, but Northumberland County Council were going to have to close it if action wasn’t taken. The Overall Objective Due to repair work being required to the … Continued

Student Accommodation, Cardiff

Background In central Cardiff, Vinci Construction were constructing two new student accommodation blocks. The Overall Objective During construction up to 30 concrete lorries required wash downs on a daily basis, leading to high pH wash water needing to be treated before safe discharge offsite. Solution Siltbuster installed its RCW unit as the most effective solution to … Continued

Hogan Concrete

Background Hogan Group are an independent group of companies based in North Wales, supplying a wide range of services and products to the construction and building sectors. One of their companies Hogan Concrete have been manufacturing and supplying premium quality concrete materials, for projects of all types and sizes, since the 1980s. The Overall Objective … Continued

Bison Manufacturing

Background Bison Manufacturing produce precast concrete products such as flooring and structural framing components. They have supplied and continue to supply many of the most prestigious projects in the UK introducing a number of construction solutions. The Overall Objective At their factory in Swadlincote they required high pH 13 solid laden water as a result … Continued

Bentley Motors Drainage Installation

Background Bentley Motors were installing new concrete drainage across their 5.5 hectare site in Crewe. Bentley Motors Limited design, develop, and manufacture luxury motorcars which are largely hand-built. The Overall Objective Due to the volumes of concrete being poured there was an issue with some leakage into the lagoons onsite, leading to an increase in the … Continued

Falmouth Dry Docks

Background Falmouth Dry Docks is a busy working port handling over 100,000T of product annually and with over 30 firms located in the docks providing a full range of services including towage, ship’s agency, area port health, diving services, local surveyors and tank washing. Raymond Brown were tasked with the development of 2 new wet … Continued

Lynch Plant Hire Wind Turbine Bases

Background Lynch Plant Hire were providing equipment and services during the construction of a wind turbine bases in Norfolk required large amounts of rebar, and even more concrete. The Overall Objective This particular phase of works resulted in concrete mixer trucks constantly pouring throughout the day, all of which needed to be cleaned without the … Continued

Malin Floors industrial Concrete Floors

Background Malin Floors Ltd were pouring circa 500m³ of concrete per day which resulted in circa 83 chute wash downs of the concrete truck mixer chutes. The Overall Objective The client was discharging to ground with a surface water course following the site boundary at the bottom of the site and required a solution to … Continued

BAM Nuttall M1 Widening Scheme

Background BAM Nuttall were carrying out work as part of the M1 widening scheme. During works our client was granted a permit to discharge 2 m³/day of treated concrete washwater into a motorway drainage channel which linked into a surface watercourse. The Overall Objective Washdown waters from the onsite batching plant and the 7 no. … Continued

Henry Construction High Rise Apartments

Background Henry Construction were carrying out construction works to build a number of apartments in West London. The Overall Objective During the construction work large concrete pours with up to 20 concrete trucks per day distributing the concrete onsite, therefore leading to the requirement for a treatment solution to deal with the concrete wash water. … Continued

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