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International acclaim for Team Van Oord

Team Van Oord has built on its earlier success in the Green Apple Awards with further recognition in a newly established international competition, the Green World Environment Awards.

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Flood defences pass stiff test with flying colours

Steart Marshes at high tide on 30 September. The Bristol Channel is to the left and the River Parrett to the right. C: Sacha Dench, WWT The British coast’s newest and largest natural flood defence scheme, carried out by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency, has proved its worth by comfortably fending […]

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Sharks at Medmerry!

An unprecedented group of up to 50 sharks swam into the shallow intertidal waters at RSPB Medmerry, near Selsey (West Sussex), on a rising tide on the morning of 15 July 2015.

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Team Van Oord named Green World Ambassador

Team Van Oord has been acclaimed a Green World Ambassador as a result of the environmental success of the Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme*, carried out by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency.

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Good progress on North Somerset flood defence scheme

Working on behalf of the Environment Agency, Team Van Oord is making good progress on a £1.35m tidal defence scheme which will provide improved protection for more than 4,100 homes and businesses in North Somerset.