Innovations

Use of Cemfree low carbon cement in coastal works

Published on 27 June 2018
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The Environment Agency, with supplier partners, have been investigating and encouraging trials of novel/emerging low carbon concrete materials with potential to make significant reductions in... Read more...

Unmanned Aerial System Survey

Published on 21 June 2018

Land surveys can be a time-consuming process which require careful H&S management. Furthermore, because surveying is costly, data capture tends to be limited to the client’s brief. Should more... Read more...

Lessons Learned: Piling Works

Published on 16 May 2018

RATIONALE: Secant piling works were carried out for shaft, connection culvert and interception chamber works constructing 284 piles altogether. Issues related to the pre-fabricated pile cages presented several lessons learned opportunities that are worth sharing. Read more...

Remote Excavation Compaction Method

Published on 15 May 2018
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To compact and level the soil in excavations, there is usually an operator with a vibration roller that is manually controlled. This is a safety risk for the project and is a very common activity in... Read more...