Working as part of Team Van Oord*, Mackley successfully completed repairs to the damaged sea defences at Southsea in the agreed timescale, and the promenade re-opened in time for the Easter weekend.
A scheme delivered by Mackley working as part of Team Van Oord and on behalf of the Environment Agency has been named a finalist in two categories of the prestigious 2016 Constructing Excellence in London and South East Awards.
In addition to the official awards bestowed on the Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme*, the project team has also received a number of accolades from colleagues within the Environment Agency.
Mackley is making good progress on the first phase of a long-term project to provide enhanced protection to Bournemouth beach.
Mackley and Team Van Oord are working in partnership with the environmental conservation company, Pro-Earth, to develop a marine boom specifically for use in fast-flowing water and tidal flows.
The imminent completion of works to improve sea defences and repair the seafront at Lowestoft in Suffolk will be marked with a ceremony at 12.00pm today (10 March). Mackley carried out the £3.5m coastal protection scheme at Lowestoft’s South Beach on behalf of a partnership comprising Waveney District Council, Suffolk County Council, the Environment Agency […]
Mackley made an important contribution to a challenging engineering project to replace a 4.5km section of pipeline running from under the North Sea up to the North Lincolnshire shoreline.
The environment secretary Liz Truss has praised the new £6m flood defences on Portsea Island’s northern shore following a recent visit to the site.
Flood & Coast 2016, held in Telford last week (23-25 Feb), provided a unique opportunity for the Mackley delegation to discuss innovation and best practice with other professionals from across the flood and coastal erosion risk management (FCERM) community.
The team responsible for delivering the Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme has been presented with the ‘Innovation Award’ at the 2016 Environment Agency Project Excellence Awards ceremony on 24 February.