Category: L-bloc

May 22nd 2023    •    Posted in: L-bloc, Retaining Walls

Poundfield supplies 78 L-shaped retaining walls for the Silvertown Tunnel Project

Heralded for using the UK’s largest Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) at a diameter of 11.91 metres, a new tunnel is being built by Riverlinx Ltd, to connect the Greenwich peninsula and the Silvertown district in London. The project is worth more than £1 billion and includes the construction of a twin-bore road tunnel under the River Thames and will provide a much needed alternative to using the Blackwall tunnel.

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August 19th 2022    •    Posted in: Alfabloc, Industries, L-bloc, Retaining Walls, Waste & Recycling

Retaining walls for High Heavens Waste Transfer Station, Booker, High Wycombe

Poundfield supplied 191 specially designed 3 metre high L-blocs to help meet a forecasted increase in waste of up to 82,000 tonnes.

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August 16th 2022    •    Posted in: Industries, L-bloc, Ports & shipping, Retaining Walls

Earth retaining walls for Port One, Great Blakenham

Catering for the increasing demand for e-commerce warehousing, Port One is a brand new development at Great Blakenham, near Ipswich, providing 90 million cubic feet of storage capacity.

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December 15th 2021    •    Posted in: L-bloc, Retaining Walls

The Regent Cinema in Redcar is taking shape

The new cinema stands on the beach front which required a sea defence structure to be constructed from the beach to the promenade level.

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May 14th 2021    •    Posted in: Alfabloc, L-bloc, Poundfield Precast news, Prestressed Concrete Panels, Retaining Walls, Shuttabloc

Retaining wall options for silage clamps

Producing good quality silage is key to reducing winter feed costs and optimising animal performance.

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