Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route

Background The new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie-Tipperty (AWPR/B-T) project is being constructed on behalf of Transport Scotland and its partners Aberdeen City Council and Aberdeenshire Council. It is one of the longest road construction projects currently underway in the UK, comprising 58km of dual carriageway.   The Overall Objective Following periods of heavy rain, water … Continued

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

Wimbleball Dam

Background Wimbleball dam near Dulverton in Somerset is a 50m high concrete diamond headed buttress approximately 300m long and 50m high. The Overall Objective Due to leakages, re-grouting works was required to be carried out to repair the dam. Solution Siltbuster installed two water treatment plants consisting of a number of HB50’s and MT30 units … 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

Doha Metro Construction – Phase 3

Background The United Equipment Group in Qatar are currently carrying out major construction works to build the Doha Metro leading up to the 2022 World Cup. They are building a city wide underground metro system to provide its citizens with a state of the art transit system. The project is due to be delivered in … Continued

Doha Metro Construction – Phase 1

Background The United Equipment Group in Qatar are currently carrying out major construction works to build the Doha Metro leading up to the 2022 World Cup. They are building a city wide underground metro system to provide its citizens with a state of the art transit system. The project is due to be delivered in … Continued

Cornwall Energy Recovery Centre

Background Vinci are building the Cornwall Energy Recovery Centre which will provide electricity for 21,000 homes in the region. The combined heat and power facility will generate 16.6 megawatts of electricity and divert 90% of Cornwall’s residual waste away from landfill. The Overall Objective Siltbuster were tasked with dealing with treating surface runoff from site in to … Continued

Jaguar Landrover Manufacturing Plant

Background Jaguar Landrover were building a new engine manufacturing plant at Wolverhampton. Vinci were asked to conduct widespread lime stabilisation of contaminated clay ground ahead of the main build. The Overall Objective A large flat area of clay with no drain runs was lime stabilised to prepare for the building. Heavy rains and multiple plant … Continued

Heads of the Valley A465 Section 1

Background The existing A465 was built in the 1960s and is a single three lane carriageway with two lanes in the Tuphill direction and one in the downhill direction. A regional traffic study in 1990 identified the need to improve this road. This improvement to the A465 is critical to the social and economic regeneration … Continued

Heads of the Valley A465 Section 2

Background The existing A465 was built in the 1960s and is a single three lane carriageway with two lanes in the Tuphill direction and one in the downhill direction. A regional traffic study in 1990 identified the need to improve this road. This improvement to the A465 is critical to the social and economic regeneration … Continued

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