Former William Blythe Chemical Works

Client: Yule Catto
Value: £1.8m
Size: 4.3 hectares
Location:
Hapton
Completion:
2011

The landfill was classified as a Hazardous Waste site due to the nature of the waste deposited, which included performance Chemicals and Polymer additives. The works included:

  • Ecological surveys and protective measures
  • Scrub, vegetation and tree clearance
  • Safe systems of work due the proximity of high voltage overhead electricity cables
  • Excavation and re-encapsulation of c50,000m³ of existing landfill materials, via a Materials Management Plan, to create suitable free-draining profile
  • Sourcing, importation and placement of suitable fill materials to provide suitable restorative cover and soil profile forming layer
  • Landscaping and planting works
  • Provision of Closure and Aftercare Plans
Client: Yule Catto
Size: 4.3 hectares
Location: Hapton
Completion: 2011
Value: £1.8m

The landfill was classified as a Hazardous Waste site due to the nature of the waste deposited, which included performance Chemicals and Polymer additives. The works included:

  • Ecological surveys and protective measures
  • Scrub, vegetation and tree clearance
  • Safe systems of work due the proximity of high voltage overhead electricity cables
  • Excavation and re-encapsulation of c50,000m³ of existing landfill materials, via a Materials Management Plan, to create suitable free-draining profile
  • Sourcing, importation and placement of suitable fill materials to provide suitable restorative cover and soil profile forming layer
  • Landscaping and planting works
  • Provision of Closure and Aftercare Plans