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Autumn Agricultural Land Drainage

The cleared fields and dry ground conditions make the autumn one of our busiest periods in the whole year for Agricultural Land Drainage. The opportunity to carry out improvement works to ditch systems, as well as installing new land drains within a field, is obviously an easier process when there are no growing crops to

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Another Wetland Project Underway

There has been no let up in demand for our specialist wetland creation services this year.  This month has seen us kick off our latest project set against the backdrop of the picturesque banks of the River Thurne nestling next to Hickling Broad. The project is a joint venture between the Environment Agency & Norfolk

Profiling Banks on a Wetland Creation project

Post Harvest Land Drainage Season in Full Flow

The post harvest window tends to be the busiest time of the year for Agricultural Land Drainage projects and this year is no different!  With harvest getting off to a very early start compared to recent years, our drainage teams have been working flat out to install new drainage schemes on land which have been

Agricultural Land Drainage

Working in Wetlands, Hickling Broad, Norfolk

We often comment that our projects are never the same. The works we have been completing with Norfolk Wildlife Trust at their Hickling Broad site over the last few months, has presented us with some challenging ground conditions to cope with.                     We were employed to

Footpath Construction

Lake Restoration in some Testing Conditions

Lake restoration work can present some challenging and tricky conditions to work amongst and a recent project we have completed in North Norfolk has been no exception to this.   Oulton Hall is set in a stunning location in the Valley Bottom and has a stream flowing through the middle of the grounds which feeds

Lake Restoration

Wetland Creation Project at Holkham, Norfolk

Every now and again, we are lucky enough to work in some very special places. The last few months has seen one of our teams working closely with English Nature and the Holkham Estate to develop a new wetland area on the North Norfolk Coast, in what is one of the most special spots we

Wetland Creation - Holkham

Springtime Land Drainage

With spring coming to an end and summer just round the corner, it’s been an interesting season with regard to rainfall. In East Anglia, both March and April were extremely low rainfall months following the very wet winter period which caused so many problems across the UK. May looks set to be an above average

Agricultural Land Drainage

Latest Horse Manege Construction Project Reaches Completion

Our latest Horse arena construction project has been completed this spring in amongst the gently rolling Suffolk countryside. The 60×30 manège has been test ridden for the first time over the last few days, which given the amount of rainfall in May, has been great news. The project involved installing some new land drains to

Horse Arena Construction

Farm Track Improvement and Construction

Anyone who works in the countryside will have a close understanding of the importance of farm tracks and roadways. In many instances, these tracks are a vital route to access areas of rural ground which might otherwise be difficult to reach.                     From a farming perspective,

Farm Track Restoration