CANNINGTON BYPASS

Working as the Earthworks and Geotextile strengthening Subcontractor for Aggregate Industries, Kelston Sparkes delivered this 2km bypass, constructed as enabling works for the Hinkley Point Power Station.

Subcontracted works involved bulk earthworks for the mainline carriageway and side roads, laying and trimming of sub-base, construction of reinforced acoustic and visual mitigation bunds, construction of the surface water balancing pond and general landscaping.

  • Summary
  • Client: EDF Energy
  • Project Management: Aggregate Industries
  • Contract Value: £0.5m
  • Description: 2km length bypass around Cannington village. Works include earthworks, groundworks for carriageway box, v-ditches, culverts and noise bunds
  • Duration: 40 weeks
  • Quantity Moved: 150,000m3
Cannington