Exemplar Award for ‘consistently high standards’

The Environment Agency has announced that a scheme being delivered by Team Van Oord has secured the 2013 Health, Safety and Environmental Exemplar Award. The Environment Agency’s Health, Safety and Environmental Exemplar Award is made annually to a maximum of one project, and if no project is deemed suitable the award is not made; as […]

Captured on camera – the final dramatic phases at Medmerry

The final dramatic stages of a £20m scheme on the West Sussex coast were captured in a BBC South news report and by two time lapse cameras  on the Environment Agency website. The Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme, at Selsey in West Sussex, is being carried out by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment […]

Archaeology uncovered as scheme draws to a close

As the £20m Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme at Selsey in West Sussex comes to a conclusion, fascinating archaeology of national importance has been unearthed at the site. In summary, the Medmerry scheme, which is being carried out by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency, comprises: construction of flood embankments, two rock armour […]

Double success in the ICE Engineering Excellence Awards

Team Van Oord (TVO) was acclaimed for two of its schemes at the 2013 ICE South Eastern Engineering Excellence Awards ceremony on 7 June. The Institution of Civil Engineering Excellence Awards recognise the best civil engineering projects across South East England. The judges are looking for projects that deliver a real benefit to society through […]

Team Van Oord listed on £2.5bn Environment Agency framework

Team Van Oord listed on £2.5bn Environment Agency framework Team Van Oord (TVO) is delighted to announce that it is one of 12 companies listed on the Environment Agency’s new four-year Water & Environment Management Framework. The Environment Agency plans to invest £2.5bn over the next 10 years to reduce flood risk nationally and secure […]

New dredger gets to work

Van Oord, one of the partners in the Team Van Oord JV, has taken delivery of the latest addition to its fleet, the self-propelled cutter suction dredger Artemis. Artemis left its moorings in Rotterdam on 14 April to head for its first assignment in western France. Working under a contract with the Grand Port Maritime […]

Culvert team praised for ‘fantastic job’

You are in: Media Centre: News 2013 Team Van Oord has been praised by the Environment Agency and local residents for the way in which it successfully carried out a culvert reconditioning scheme in Cornwall, under challenging conditions. The scheme, at Heamoor in Penzance, was carried out under Team Van Oord’s Culvert Recondition Contract with the Environment […]