St Ives Flood Defence Scheme

CEEQUAL Excellent (81.9%) – Whole Project Award Version 3, Jan 2009 | St Ives, England Client: Environment Agency Design: Halcrow Construction: Carillion Assessor: Fiona Geddes & Lucinda Farrington Project Summary The popular tourist resort of St Ives in Cornwall has suffered serious flooding in the past, with 10 separate events in the last 20 years … Continue reading “St Ives Flood Defence Scheme”

Dartford Creek Flood Defences

CEEQUAL Excellent (84.6%) – Whole Project Award Version 3, Jun 2008 | London, England Client: Environment Agency Designer: Ove Arup & Partners Contractor: Team Van Oord Assessor: Borbala Trifunovics Project Summary Dartford Creek is one of the last remaining natural tidal creeks in London. The flood embankments along Dartford Creek provide 1:1000 year flood protection … Continue reading “Dartford Creek Flood Defences”

Norton-Fitzwarren Dam

CEEQUAL Excellent (80.0%) – Design Only Award Version 3, May 2007 | Taunton, England Client: The Norton Fitzwarren Consortium (Barratt, Strongvox, Bellway) Designer: Hyder Consulting (UK) Ltd Assessor: Sarah Hart (Hyder) Project Summary The dam, designed by Hyder Consulting Ltd, is a flood attenuation structure designed to prevent flooding in the village of Norton Fitzwarren … Continue reading “Norton-Fitzwarren Dam”

Wakefield Flood Defence Works

CEEQUAL Excellent (75.6%) – Design & Build Award Version 2, Jun 2003 | Wakefield, England Client: Environment Agency Designers: Arup Construction: Arup and Edmund Nutall Ltd (now BAM Nutall) Project Summary Wakefield has suffered from over a century of severe flooding from the River Calder, causing widespread damage to the area. In response, the Environment Agency commissioned a … Continue reading “Wakefield Flood Defence Works”