Ponds UK | Canal Bank Erosion

Canal Bank Erosion

canal-erosionBank erosion often occurs in the winter months due to increased water levels and

Another cause of erosion can be the activity of burrowing wildlife, which causes disturbance and removal of too much vegetation on the canal bank, which acts as protection.  Areas of risk might need repair or preventative maintenance to make sure the bank structure is kept strong and can withstand things that might weaken it and eventually cause collapse.

We offer a range of services to aid in canal bank erosion, some of the more common include;

Engineering support, such as Gabion walls, Nicospan and Piling Support using geomembranes and revetment materials Bioengineering including coir products and brushwood faggots.

We also offer a full consultancy and construction service, which takes all projects from the initial planning and design stages through to the redevelopment and construction phase. All of our methods are approved by the appropriate governing body, which might be the Environmental Agency or another local authority.

We can assist with any aspect of canal maintenance and canal management services so for more information follow the appropriate link below;

Canal Management
Canal Dredging
Canal FAQ’s

We can supply the necessary canal bank erosion protection equipment and our installation services to domestic and commercial clients in Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Kent and London and throughout the United Kingdom. For more information and advice about any of our products or canal management, erosion of  canal banks, dredging canals, weed clearance or consultancy services, please email info@pondsuk.co.uk, call 0800 4725524 or 01206 620211