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Hawick Flood Protection Scheme

  • Civil Engineering
  • ClientScottish Borders Council
  • Value£52,200,000
Hawick Flood Protection Scheme

Flood protection works designed to protect nine hundred and seventy business and residential properties in Hawick against the effects of a one in seventy-five year flood event on the River Teviot.

The works include 6km of sheet piled and reinforced concrete flood defence walls and embankments, various culvert upgrades and diversions, eight surface water pumping stations, a new WwTW pumping station for Scottish Water, replacement of three footbridges, as well as the construction of 7km of new active travel network and associated landscaping.

Works also include a full upgrade of a section of the A7 trunk road which runs through the town centre.

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