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Case Studies

Vale of Glamorgan Line – Rock Netting & Catch fences

This steep sided railway cutting on the Vale of Glamorgan line in South Wales had a history of instability, with weathering...

Crich Quarry – Cliff Stabilisation Works

Weathering of one of the rock faces and the upper soil slope above it to at this former quarry in...

Woodside Quarry – Rock Bolting & Passive Rock Netting

As part of the enabling works to prepare a disused quarry for a residential development scheme, CAN were asked to...

Shute Shelve Tunnel – Rock Bolting, Netting & Catch Fences

This disused railway tunnel is now a popular trail for pedestrians and cyclists, forming part of the Strawberry Line route...

Dunoon Sewage Treatment Works – Rock Fall Protection

Following a rock fall event at the sewage treatment works above one of the main tanks, CAN were called upon...

Livox South Rock Slope – Rock Bolting & Netting

CAN were contracted to deliver rock stabilisation work on an unstable face above a busy single carriage way at Livox,...

Brookhouse Landslip – Soil nailing & Gabion installation

Following prolonged heavy rainfall during a succession of large storms, increased water levels and flow of Tarn Brook in Brookhouse,...

Bellozanne – Rock Face Stabilisation

The Island of Jersey’s major wastewater treatment facility at Bellozanne was constructed in 1959, and with a growing population and...

Highfield House – Highway Soil Nailing & Facing

In 2012, South Gloucestershire Council received a report of a landslip on a cutting slope separating this highway from a...

Dawlish Seawall – Retaining Wall Strengthening

During the high-profile winter storms of 2014 high seas and strong waves caused catastrophic damage to the seawall supporting the...