M.M. Miller

Re-profiling and Capping Landfill 42


Project Value: £330k

Project Overview

This project involved all civil works to seal off a redundant, inert landfill site and comprised:

• pulling back 50,000-tonnes of material from the edge of the site near the foreshore
• segregation and safe disposal of asbestos contaminated spoil
• laying 32,500-tonnes of gravel over 25,000m2

Awards & Acknowledgements

The project was awarded the runner-up trophy in the Dounreay Safety, Health & Environmental awards, as it was completed ahead of schedule and with no incidents, due to good co-operation and implementation of careful working practices.