Working as the Earthworks Subcontractor to Skanska, Kelston Sparkes completed this flood access scheme, raising the level of the existing road at Muchelney by 1.5m above the flood level.

Our subcontracted works involved bulk earthworks , groundworks, installation of cross carriageway culverts and geotextile strengthening required to widen and raise the existing carriageway.

  • Summary
  • Client: Somerset CC
  • Project Management: Skanska
  • Contract Value: £0.5m
  • Description: Raise level of existing road by 1.5m above existing flood level. Included earthworks, groundworks, culverts and geogrids
  • Duration: 20 weeks
  • Quantity Moved: 110,000m3