Rockham Bay

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Overview
Much like Hope Cove before it, the cliff face and walking path of Rockham Bay had crumbled and access to the beach was washed away, this included the steps of the tourist footpath. Works […]

Hope Cove

Overview
The Cliffside of Hope Cove had failed and been washed away into the sea taking the coastal walk footpath along with it. This Cliffside collapse had also put a private garden at huge risk […]

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Boston’s Boatyard

Boston’s Boatyard

Overview
Boston’s Boatyard, recently developed into houses, is situated close to a quay consisting of steel sheet pile construction. These piles had begun to deteriorate over the years, largely due to accelerated low water corrosion.

To […]

Thurlestone Bridge

Overview
Thurlestone Bridge serves a vital and popular coastal path between Bigbury-on-Sea and Hope Cove. Over the years, it had deteriorated and needed sections to be replaced. As a popular tourist destination, the work needed […]

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Sidmouth cliff stabilisation

Sidmouth cliff stabilisation

Overview
Alma Bridge is part of a vital coastal path on the Sidmouth seafront. Due to years of cliff erosion and exposure to the elements, the bridge abutment was left vulnerable to future collapse.
Challenge
As the […]

Chudleigh leat

Overview
Over the years, the Chudleigh leat bed had deteriorated and dropped to a point where it was undermining the existing banks on either side of the river for approximately 30 metres. In fact, the […]

Paignton Harbour

Overview
Part of the English Riviera, Paignton itself was once just a small fishing village. In the mid 1800s, a man-made harbour was built to protect the fishing boats – to this day, it still […]

Newton Poppleford

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Overview
An existing 8m long invert on a tributary stream – leading to a brick built culvert on the River Otter in Newton Poppleford – had deteriorated over the years and perished. With the uneven […]

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Teignmouth Sea Wall Repairs

Teignmouth Sea Wall Repairs

Overview
Over time, the ocean currents had eroded and damaged Teignmouth’s sea wall. Consequently, a 100m section of the wall needed to be repointed and, in some areas, underpinned and rebuilt.
Challenge
We carried out the project […]

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Grand Western Canal

Grand Western Canal

 Overview
To enable the draining and maintenance of the Grand Western Canal, drain plugs were built at various points. The outlet was approximately 8inches in diameter, sealed with an oak constructed frame and door, and […]