A delegation representing the Cannington Flood Defence Scheme attended the House of Commons on 6 November to accept the Green Apple Environment Award, which was bestowed on the project earlier this year.
Works on a flood defence scheme in the Staffordshire town of Rugeley are progressing well and on schedule to be complete before the end on 2017.
Students from the University of Brighton have paid another visit to the Clay’s Lake Flood Prevention Scheme in West Sussex, where works have progressed during 2017 ahead of the winter shutdown.
In this think piece, Team Van Oord outlines why it firmly believes that diversity in the workplace increases innovation and the bottom line – by up to 35%.
The Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls Scheme project team members are today (20 Oct) ‘wearing it pink’ in support of efforts to ensure a brighter future for women affected by breast cancer.
The award-winning Cannington Flood Defence Scheme has been officially opened by the Chair of the Environment Agency, Emma Howard Boyd.
Team Van Oord’s Netherlands’ partner Van Oord has successfully completed work on the Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm.
Image: Environment Agency, via Twitter. The Environment Agency says the recently completed £3.6m refurbishment of East Farleigh lock on the River Medway will be ‘a great asset to visitors, river users, and wildlife for many years to come’.
The Environment Agency’s Director of Strategy and Investment praised the Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme during an interview on BBC Breakfast this morning.
In the final part of a series looking at specific elements of our efforts to mitigate the environmental impact of our work on the Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls Flood Defence Scheme, we focus on the wider environment.