Capping, Restoration and Surface Water Management

Pope Plant Ltd obtained access to SITA UK tendering process for the first time. The company was invited to view and price a large restoration project at Albury Sandpit. We was deemed a competitive tender and awarded under ICE conditions of contract 7th Edition Measurement Version by the acting consultancy, SLR Consulting Ltd.

The works began in late June and consisted of :

  • Supply and installing 1mm double textured LLDPE geomembrane, Geotextile and Geocomposite all for the capping areas.
  • Expose 700m Geomembrane tie-in Regulate 24’000m2 capping area
  • Excavate, haul & place 38’000m3 subsoils and 24’000m3 topsoil to various depths and areas.
  • Supply and Install 1300m of GCL lined surface water management ditches, construct lagoons and sumps
  • Hydro seed 120’000m2 to the correct specification
  • Supply and install aggregate tracks.

Although the works were beyond the given programme it was accepted by the client and consultant that this was unavoidable but by offering cost saving ideas during the contract and offering solutions by the management team, the works were still completed within budget including additionals and before the bad weather set in.

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SITA-E-FARR 2015

“The success of the project was mainly down to the way Craig Pope and his colleagues understood the client’s needs, worked with an excellent spirit of collaboration and interfaced with all the parties to complete the project.
I would recommend others to seriously consider the services of Pope Plant”

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Friday June 12th, 2020

Pope Plant LTD
Lower Drayton AD Plant earthworks package completed today in 4 weeks meeting all deadlines and within budget
Included 
Ground Remediation 
Cut/Fill earthworks 
Cement Stabilisation carried out by third party
Aggregate placement 
Contract variations 
Additional works for landowner

Lower Drayton AD Plant earthworks package completed today in 4 weeks meeting all deadlines and within budget
Included
Ground Remediation
Cut/Fill earthworks
Cement Stabilisation carried out by third party
Aggregate placement
Contract variations
Additional works for landowner
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Friday May 15th, 2020

Pope Plant LTD
At last we have some plant going out the gate to work on a new AD Plant project in the Midlands
New Covid procedures and policies are in place along with individual operator kits.
Let’s cautiously and safely as possible get the economy going again which is what construction does👍

At last we have some plant going out the gate to work on a new AD Plant project in the Midlands
New Covid procedures and policies are in place along with individual operator kits.
Let’s cautiously and safely as possible get the economy going again which is what construction does👍
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When are you heading to Colchester mate.👍

Keep the tracks turning mate 👍👍👍👍👍

Thursday March 12th, 2020

Pope Plant LTD
Our smallest excavator on the fleet had a busy day yesterday installing ducting and new electrical cable to the Jetty in a boat yard in Gravesend.
It was a race against time to beat the high Thames Spring tide.
Another client happy😀

Our smallest excavator on the fleet had a busy day yesterday installing ducting and new electrical cable to the Jetty in a boat yard in Gravesend.
It was a race against time to beat the high Thames Spring tide.
Another client happy😀
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