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New flood defences help protect 2,000 homes in Littlehampton

14 June 2018
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. More...

TVO thanked for role in Selly Park clean up

07 June 2018
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. More...

Guided walks around Shoreham flood defence scheme

25 May 2018
A series of free guided walks around the Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls flood defence scheme, organised by Mackley, will take place over the summer months. More...

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West Midlands flood scheme picks up ICE award

21 May 2018
The Rugeley Flood Alleviation Scheme was named winner of the Sustainability Award at the 2018 ICE West Midlands Civil Engineering Awards on 9 May. More...

TVO rescue story

Crew comes to aid of skipper in hour of need

10 May 2018
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. More...

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£7m Lincolnshire coast flood scheme gets underway

08 May 2018
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. More...