Team Van Oord partner Van Oord has ordered two new trailing suction hopper dredgers, each with a hopper capacity of 10,500m3.
Two schemes carried out by Team Van Oord working on behalf of the Environment Agency feature in the latest edition of the Agency’s ‘Current’ magazine.
A flood prevention scheme located near the West Sussex town of Crawley is nearing completion, with Team Van Oord currently on-site to carry out the final phase of works.
The Rugeley Flood Alleviation Scheme was highly commended at the 2018 CIEEM Awards.
Team Van Oord has completed a project to fill a 28-metre gap in the flood defences in the West Sussex town of Littlehampton – in turn reducing the flood risk for 2,000 homes.
Local residents have thanked Team Van Oord and Kier employees for the help they provided during a clean up operation following a recent flooding incident in Birmingham.
A series of free guided walks around the Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls flood defence scheme, organised by Team Van Oord, will take place over the summer months.
The Rugeley Flood Alleviation Scheme was named winner of the Sustainability Award at the 2018 ICE West Midlands Civil Engineering Awards on 9 May.
The crew of a Van Oord vessel provided assistance to a sailor in distress off the Lincolnshire coast, in a recent incident which involved the Coastguard helicopter and the RNLI.
Around 400,000 cubic metres of sand will be pumped onto Lincolnshire’s beaches to reduce flood risk to more than 20,000 homes and businesses, 24,500 static caravans and 35,000 hectares of land in a massive Environment Agency-led project being delivered by Team Van Oord.