Project Name:


Project Location:

Merthyr Tydfil, Wales



Main Contractor:

P.J. Hegarty & Sons UK


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This project comprises the full earthworks, drainage and services installation to construct a new landfill cell.

Work includes:

  • Excavation of existing rock from former quarry face to form reshaped batter for new landfill cell;
  • Excavation of rock and suitable material;
  • Crushing of rock, rock screening to make drainage layer and base for liner;
  • Placement of suitable fill to achieve formation level for the proposed cell;
  • Excavate suitable clay material and place as clay liner to proposed cell;
  • Place and install geogrid separator layer;
  • Excavate and place gravel to act as leachate collection layer;
  • Install leachate collection pipework within the collection layer.