RHOOSE & LLANTWIT MAJOR INTERCHANGES
Construction of a 200m inland Surf Lake using ground-breaking Wavegarden cove technology – the first of its kind in the UK. This exciting facility will generate up to 1,000 quality waves per hours, ranging from 50cm (1.7ft) to almost 2m (6.5ft) in height.
The new build also includes an education centre for schools and colleges, a café and bar, a surf shop. There’s also external works for landscaped gardens and car parks
client - vale of glamorgan council
value - £2m
duration - 20 weeks
zero waste to landfill
The construction of transport interchanges adjacent to two railway stations.
Works consisted earthworks, retaining walls, road signs, access roads and footpaths, diversion of existing utilities and new utilities, foul and surface water drainage, fencing, surfacing and landscaping.
All excess and remediated material was reused by increasing the height of retaining walls and introducing landscaped areas.
The project required a phased Traffic Management Plan.