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Kier and TerrAffix embark on new partnership to decarbonise roadside vegetation clearance

In a UK first, the RSK Group company TerrAffix, is embarking on a feasibility study with Kier to look at how vegetation removed from highways projects can be reused on site to make significant cuts to carbon.

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12 months later the vegetation is well established both within the pond and along the banksides providing a haven for wildlife

Stabilising Soils in Sustainable Urban Drainage Schemes (SuDS)

Sustainable urban Drainage Systems (SuDS) are an important water runoff management system in all new housing developments. TerrAffix Soil Solutions were brought in to stabilise the bare soils around the balancing ponds within the SuDS at a housing development in Sussex. The exceptionally wet and stormy weather has caused problems across

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hydraseeder spraying on a golf course

Hydroseeding Southerndowns’ golf course

Hydroseeding at Southerndown golf course TerrAffix Soil Solutions were invited by Richard Allen, CEO of Ecobunker (www. to trial some innovative products for the establishment of vegetation on steep, free-draining banks over sandy soil using our hydroseeding kit. The golf course owners wanted to green up the slopes around the

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TerrAffix trial vegetated embankment

Revegetating a Challenging Railway Embankment using Hydroseeding

TerrAffix Soil Solutions was invited by Murphy Rail to trial our re-vegetation system on a rail embankment that was proving particularly challenging. The site was a steep slope of thick, cold clay sub-soil and it was susceptible to heavy run-off over the winter. Previous attempts at establishing vegetation had failed as

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Studying Ecological Approaches to Vegetating Old Mine Sites

Mine tailings with stream passing through Green Solutions to Erosion and Mine Waste The abandoned Nant y Mwyn lead mine lies in the valley of the Pen Cerrig Mwyn mountain and stretches to the banks of the Afon Tywi. In 1932 the mining company went bankrupt, leaving behind vast, steep-sided mounds

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Plot 1 showing the stark contrast between unsprayed and sprayed ground

Vegetating Polluted Landscapes

At an old lead and zinc mine in the heart of Ceredigion a fantastic transformation is happening. After years of polluting mine works the site resembled something from another planet or a blasted moonscape. That was until we started trialing our TerrAffix-HydraSoil.

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