Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive Officer was among a delegation of senior managers from the Environment Agency who paid a visit to the site where Team Van Oord has commenced work on a scheme to provide better protection from flooding for the residents of Shoreham-by-Sea.
Working on behalf of the Environment Agency, Team Van Oord has successfully completed tunnelling under a busy and important A road in Somerset – without the need to stop traffic from using the road.
Team Van Oord (TVO) has commenced work on two schemes with a combined value of £4m to provide improved protection against flooding for two communities in the Midlands.
The Lincshore beach re-nourishment works, undertaken by Team Van Oord in 2015 and 2016 on behalf of the Environment Agency, were showcased recently at an annual gathering of Europe’s coastal engineers.
Team Van Oord has welcomed the findings of the National Flood Resilience Review which was published earlier this month (8 Sept) by the Department for Environment.
A project to strengthen the banks of the Whittlesey Washes flood reservoir has been completed a year early and has come in £10m under budget. (Peterborough Telegraph)
Two schemes completed by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency were acclaimed at the 2016 ICE East of England Merit Awards ceremony in Newmarket on 15 September.
A behind the scenes video has highlighted some of the complexities Team Van Oord overcame during the completion of the Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme.
The Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme is being showcased at the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress, which is taking place in Hawaii this week (w/c 5 Sept).
Working on behalf of the Environment Agency, Team Van Oord is about to begin a programme of major refurbishment works at East Farleigh Lock on the River Medway.