Bridgewater Canal Company – Embankment Stabilisation

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Bridgewater Canal Company


Stabilisation of an earth embankment retaining the Bridgewater Canal


STEM Construction was appointed as Principal Contractor to:

  • Provide and maintain site welfare facilities throughout the duration of the contract
  • Development of Construction Phase Site Management Plan and site safety documents
  • Site clearance of trees and vegetation along the slope and base of the embankment
  • Installation of a proprietary plant access road solution for the full length of the embankment, spanning over large areas of wet and soft ground
  • Procurement and management of specialist subcontractors to install 270nr soil nail anchors to a failing section of the earth embankment
  • Excavation and installation of a new embankment toe drain to the full length of the embankment, excavation and disposal of the damaged existing drainage system
  • Construction and installation of a new outfall headwall to the adjacent brook

8 week on-site construction period

Contact STEM Construction with any enquiries – 0161 7111 255