Tag : Water & environment
A £16M scheme to protect homes and businesses in Teesside, as well set aside important wildlife habitats, has been completed.
Major milestone hit on Oroville dam repairsVideoSubscription
The first construction milestone has been met on the project to repair the stricken Oroville dam in California.
A new £32M flood management project in Birmingham is set to be powered by a new, “cleaner” fuel burning system.
Low temperature anaerobic digestionSubscription
An Irish start-up using a pioneering system of low-temperature anaerobic digestion is set to start transforming the way wastewater is treated.
Murphy wins £57M Yorkshire Water contractSubscription
Murphy has been awarded a £57M contract by Yorkshire Water to design and build a new energy and recycling facility in Huddersfield.
Thames Water launches £200M leak detection contract Subscription
Thames Water has launched a £203M contract of works to detect faults within its pipes.
Facing Down the Floods | Managed ReponseSubscription
Flood management in the future means accepting that flooding will happen and putting measures in place for quick recovery.
Floods Debate | SuDsSubscription
In January this year the government published its 25 Year Environment Plan, pledging to expand its use of natural flood defences and placing greater importance on sustainable drainage systems (SuDS).
Leeds' inflatable flood defencesSubscription
Two innovative inflatable weirs are protecting Leeds city centre from catastrophic flooding.
Interview | Sir James Bevan, Environment AgencySubscription
Outside the office of Environment Agency chief executive Sir James Bevan, London is sweltering in a full blown 31˚C heatwave.