Energy From Waste Facility Suffolk

KEY INFORMATION

Location: Ipswich

Client: Lagan Construction

Value: £2.4 million

Duration: 20 weeks

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

This energy from waste facility in Ipswich was awarded by new client Lagan Construction for the sub-structure and super-structure concrete works. Cidon’s experience and expertise in this sector was instrumental in securing this contract.

The facility will feature a state-of the-art glazed visitor centre, landscaped wetland area and an on-site ash processing facility which will generate sufficient electricity to power 30,000 homes, saving the equivalent of 75,000 tonnes of CO2 each year.

UNIQUE FEATURES

  • Extensive temporary works capability and experience in this sector enabled quick and efficient design solutions.
  • Integration of precast concrete solutions within the design facilitated a reduction in the number of high risk operations for complex elements within this structure.
  • Construction of in-situ 9.5 metre high concrete columns, formed in one single pour.