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Monthly Archive for April, 2011

Since the last blog update – apologies for missing last week, but our entry didn’t make it from word to wordpress – we’ve done the following: 1. The works to the causeway are close to completion. The culverts have been installed and sealed. The ballast has been laid on top in advance of the rails […]

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Weekly update

Last week our contractor, Galliford Try, continued to work on the causeway, creating a concrete foundation raft that will hold the new culvert in place. They also strengthened the bog mats at the toe of the dam, in preparation for the arrival of the rig that will install the sheet piles. We agreed the design […]

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Safety warning

In the last week we’ve had worrying reports from our contractor that some people have been ignoring the ‘keep out’ signs and breaking into the work site. The area is dangerous because it is a construction site with unstable structures and deep holes, so please do not enter the fenced off areas. With summer on […]

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Friday’s update (on Tuesday!)

Sorry it’s a tad late! Last week … Our contractor Grontmij removed the spoil heap. Our contractor Galliford Try finished re-profiling 9-foot Pool on the eastern dam, so the focus has moved to the railway causeway. The team lifted the tracks from part of the railway and made a concrete working platform, so they can build the […]

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