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Case Study H4: Excavation and Disposal at a Former Gas Works (Kidderminster) - Petroelum Hydrocarbons/Heavy Metals

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Client: Balfour Beatty

Consulting Engineer: White Young Green

Location: Kidderminster Town Centre

Remediation Value: £855,000

Project: Remediation of a former gas works and industrial site.A total of 30,000m3 of soils were excavated and processed as part of the cut and fill exercise required on the site. Less than 500 m3 of contaminated soils were removed from site. Challenges included working alongside a canal and river on each side of the site and excavating a 36m diameter, 9m deep gasholder with water ingress at 7.5m below surface level.

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