Belmont Impounding Reservoir

The aim of the contract was to carry out works to increase the capacity of the overflow spillway to alleviate overtopping of the dam in the interest of safety (ITIOS)

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The works included the demolition of the existing weir spillway and crest bridge and replacing them with new increased capacity facilities. These major reinforced concrete works are to allow for an increased flow capacity over the weir and spillway channel and reduce the risk of flooding downstream from the river view.

Client United Utilities
Location Belmont IR
Duration 30 weeks
Value £1.4m