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The Importance of Culverts

With the Indian summer continuing and autumn cultivations pressing ahead with perfect soil conditions this autumn, it is easy to forget the important role that ditch systems played 12 months ago when a very different weather pattern was upon us. Ditch systems were filled to capacity transporting surplus water away from arable fields following on

Bird Hide Takes Flight for New Location at Hickling Broad

Uprooting a fragile, 13-year-old bird hide on a Broadland National Nature Reserve isn’t the easiest of tasks, let alone when it’s attached to the legacy of the Cadbury family. However we used our half a century of problem solving expertise to assist Norfolk Wildlife Trust (NWT) in the movement of its 13ft tall Cadbury Hide

The floods of 2014

It seems quite incredible that after the saturated conditions of the autumn of 2013 the UK now finds itself in a position where the weather is once again dominating the headlines as the south of England experiences its wettest winter since records began. The conditions have been especially bad in the South West and in

Act now to avoid problems with spring cultivation

We’re urging landowners to act now to avoid serious problems for spring cultivations and beyond, after experiencing a 25 per cent increase in water management projects as a result of the prolonged rainfall. Our teams have seen ditch systems and land drainage infrastructure being pushed to its limits, with ageing systems installed back in the