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Porthkerry Cutting - Passive Rock Netting

Porthkerry Cutting – Passive Rock Netting

Small localised failures of this rock cutting led to the installation of 6500m2 of Maccaferri pasive rock netting to safeguard the railway line below. ...

Geobrugg Soil Nails and Gabion Baskets

Bearsted – Soil Nails and Gabion Baskets

The use of soil nails and gabion baskets offered the ideal solution to stabilise the embankment following a significant land...

Laurels Farm - Cess Retention & Soil Nailing

Laurels Farm – Cess Retention & Soil Nailing

This project was a cess retention and soil nailing scheme to stabilise both sides of a 140m length of rail embankment with...

Cheesegrater Car Park - Rope Access Cladding Repairs Work at Height

Cheesegrater Car Park – Rope Access Cladding Repairs

With it’s distinctive cladding, the aptly dubbed ‘Cheesegrater’ car park in Sheffield, was suffering from problems with the cover trims to...

A21 Tonbridge to Pembury - Soil Nailing & Rockfall Netting

A21 Tonbridge to Pembury – Soil Nailing & Rockfall Netting

The use of soil nailing & rockfall netting was required for the A21 widening project.  In its original guise the A21...

Woodside Retail Park - Quarry Face Stabilisation

Woodside Retail Park – Quarry Face Stabilisation

This old disused quarry is home to a small retail park, Woodside retail park.  Following a fire to one of the...

The Gate - Chandelier Lighting Installation

The Gate – Chandelier Lighting Installation

CAN was requested to install a new 4 tonne, 8m wide, 10m high light installation to the Gate as part...

Gibraltar - Catch Fence

Gibraltar – Catch Fence

This project required CAN to design and install a 5000kJ rock catch fence system at the toe of a large sand...

Ightham Sands - Soil Nailing

Ightham Sands – Erosion Control Netting & Soil Nailing

A significant slip occurred on this old quarried face overlooking this manufacturing site.  Concerns were raised that there was a high...

Ebbsfleet Green - Soil Nailing & Hydraseeding

Ebbsfleet Green – Soil Nailing & Hydraseeding

Redrow Homes required a solution to allow them to maximise the available footprint for this new housing development site.  In order to...