Rivers Agency install filter units in Camlough

Over the past few years the Rivers Agency has been utilising the filter units system for a number of different projects throughout Northern Ireland. The most recent of these was temporary application to protect the foundations of an abutment which had been experiencing high volumes of water due the winter season rainfall and the overflow from Camlough Lake. Excessive flows…

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Mott MacDonald Approves Filter Unit

In July this year Ridgeway provided Vinci Construction with a range of filter units (1, 2 & 4 tonne) for scour protection of a flood wall on a NET tram project.  The tram line located in Nottingham passes a flood storage area that experiences various levels of water annually. Ultimately this required scour protection at the base of the flood wall to protect…

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Rockbags – Innovative Filter units on BBC News

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A BBC UK news item recently showed repair to the banks of the River Mole in Surrey, using Rockbags, after the devastation caused by the floods just a few months ago. The repair involved the installation of filter units to rebuild the banks as a short term solution. Feel free to watch the video below, it is credited to the…

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