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Carbon reduction case study: Weybridge

Construction carbon calculator case study showing carbon reduction.

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Carbon Reduction Case Study: Weybridge

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This highlights actions we’re taking to reduce our carbon footprint within the Environment Agency, including benefits and lessons learnt.

Weybridge 24-hour moorings in Weybridge, Surrey, was a £375,000 project to build a 120 metre long river level footpath with access to moorings. The original design was based on the construction of a concrete wall supported by steel sheet piling. The design was changed to utilise less costly and (overall) lower carbon materials whilst maintaining an the same operational life.

Published 11 May 2012