Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme Update (VIDEO)

Leeds City Council recently released a fly-through video of the of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme construction works in progress.

The project, led by the City Council in partnership with the Environment Agency, is split into two phases.

Costing some £50 million, the Phase 1 of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme is one of the largest river flood defense schemes in the country. The work began in January 2015 and is due to be completed in summer 2017.

When complete, it will provide an increased level of protection from flooding from the River Aire and Hol Beck for residents and businesses in the city center.

Work on Phase 2 is now progressing. The contract has now been awarded for the feasibility and initial design stage for Phase 2 of the flood alleviation scheme.

The business case is expected to be submitted in autumn 2017, following which the outline design will be progressed with a view to tendering and awarding a construction contract in summer 2018.

Share this article

Follow Dredging Today

Events>

<< Sep 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 1 2 3 4 5 6

2019 Western Dredging Association Gulf Coast Chapter Annual Meeting

The meeting will provide a forum for the exchange of information of interest to the dredging industry and its associates.

read more >

Global Dredging Forum

2 day conference on the commercial activities of ports. How to meet the global demands of new vessels in an increasingly competitive market.

read more >

Eastern Chapter WEDA Fall 2019 Conference

Wednesday (10/16/19) afternoon will start the program with an opportunity to take the Dredging 101 course.

read more >

DREDGING FOR SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE INDIA

At this 1-day conference, you will experience what it means to apply this new approach in practice.

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of DredgingToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Dredging jobs in Abu Dhabi at NMDC

National Marine Dredging Company “NMDC” aims to be the largest dredging player in the Arab’s Gulf region...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of DredgingToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below....

apply