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Ellesmere Port U18 Girls Rugby Team11-Oct-2017

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  • Project: Construction of New Forest Road at Abergynolwyn Forest – Gwynedd

  • Value: £180,000

  • Client: Forestry Commission (Wales)

  • Role: Principal Contractor

  • Overview:

    Construction of a new Forest Road

Scope of Works & Achievements

  • Construction of 3km new road through existing forest.
  • Installation of a Turning head, T-Junctions and Passing points. 
  • The Formation was achieved using various techniques including cut to fill, breaking of rock and site won fill placed over brash.
  • The opening of 2No. Borrow pits to quarry in excess of 30,000t of suitable rock fill.
  • Installation of 34No Culverts ranging in size from 300mm to 1200mm diameter with catchpits, spillways and V Ditches.
  • On site crushing of rock to produce an MOT Type 1 wearing course material.
  • Procurement and supervision of a Blasting Subcontractor to drill and blast 8000t of rock suitable for crushing.
  • Despite challenging weather conditions the scheme was completed within the Clients programme period to a high standard and handed over with no snagging items
  • Water management in accordance with the Forests and Water Guidelines, 4th Edition including catchpits and silting lagoons.