The tiny coastal community of Stolford on the Somerset coast has become the first location in the UK to benefit from innovative flood defence technology pioneered in Holland.
A local resident has thanked Team Van Oord for sparing them what they described as ‘a really difficult 12 months’ while carrying out a flood defence scheme in Birmingham.
A scheme which has significantly reduced flood risk to thousands of properties on the West Sussex coast has been awarded a prestigious national accolade.
Team Van Oord has been named one of the top 100 civil engineering companies ahead of the 2019 NCE100 Awards, which take place in April.
Van Oord, working as part of Team Van Oord, has been contracted to undertake the Bacton to Walcott Coastal Management (Sandscaping) Scheme – with works set to get underway in April this year.
A Team Van Oord flood protection project covering an area of outstanding natural beauty within the Severn Estuary has been awarded a prestigious national accolade.
With work nearly complete, Team Van Oord is entering the final phase of the Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls scheme.
Working on behalf of the Environment Agency, Team Van Oord has successfully completed an innovative scheme to provide improved protection from flooding to households, infrastructure, agricultural land and an area of outstanding natural beauty within the Severn Estuary.
Celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Team Van Oord’s Dutch partner, Van Oord, culminated with Her Majesty Queen Máxima christening the company’s trailing suction hopper dredger Vox Amalia in Rotterdam.