Archive for February, 2015
Posted by Sarah Cole on February 16, 2015 in Civil Engineering
SWH Civils is carrying out the works and has informed local businesses, the Parish Council, and affected residents.
The current temporary one-way system on the B3184, which will improve access to the airport and adjacent Airport Business Park, will come to an end on Friday 20 February.
During the last week of the one way system, the road will be closed overnight between 9pm and 5am from Monday (16 February) to Friday...
Posted by Sarah Cole on February 05, 2015 in Civil Engineering
Collard Bridge at Snapper, near Barnstaple, is part of Devon County Council’s latest “legacy” funded projects to replace or repair structures damaged during the storms of 2012/13.
The new £380,000 structure, which uses concrete beams supported by reinforced concrete piled abutments, has been designed to improve resilience in future flood events.
Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council Cabinet member for Highway Management and Flood Prevention, said, “This new bridge re-connects a vital link for the local...
Posted by Sarah Cole on February 02, 2015 in Company News
The company claims to have both the largest and most highly skilled workforce of its type in the region with an emphasis on employing local people working out of local offices. It also has nearby offices in Ivybridge and Tavistock.
MD Ben Pyle says, “We plan to repeat the success we have enjoyed in Poole where we have grown our business and created genuine local employment. The only difference is that this time it’s more a question of consolidating a long history of involvement in...