Vikoma flood barrier solution for tidal surge flooding

Posted by Catherine Ingleby on 16-Aug-2017 10:10:00

A local harbour authority approached us with a request to provide a solution to their ongoing flood problem around the harbour. During periods of extreme high tides that clash with prevailing North Westerly winds, flood surges tend to flood the harbour buildings and spread over into the car park and ticket office of the local ferry terminal.

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Vikoma’s reusable flood barrier for a quick response in event of a flood alert.

Posted by Catherine Ingleby on 09-Aug-2017 10:10:00

Vikoma has just delivered 200m of its unique flood barrier to a major UK utility company in the South West. The barrier stands 1m tall and was delivered in 10m and 20m sections which are easy to manoeuvre, install and store again afterwards ready for next time. The barriers will be held at two locations to allow for strategic quick response in the event of a pending flood alert.

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Ant Hire tests out a new watertight work-space product...

Posted by Catherine Ingleby on 02-Aug-2017 10:10:00

Over the past few weeks, a new product has caught our eye…

The product in question is Vikoma’s flood barrier – The Flood Guardian – that has been much talked about since its launch in October 2016 but, until now, has been primarily viewed as a flood defence product only.

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Commitment to quality is recognised by top certification

Posted by Catherine Ingleby on 13-Jul-2017 10:01:00

We are really proud to have recently achieved UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accredited certification, from BSI (British Standards Institution), for ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems for the hire, sale and service of specialist equipment and services for the civil engineering, utilities and drain service industries.

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