After pausing all work close to the sea during the winter to protect overwintering birds, we are excited to return to commence work at Eastern Road from April 2023.
The last few sections of continuous full-height flood defence wall are completed and we are now gearing up for the winter break
In September we reached the last exciting milestone for this construction year: the installation of the third and longest stretch of glass flood wall along the Harbourside Park.
We are nearing the end of our construction year, as we pause all work close to the sea from October to protect overwintering birds.
Great to welcome two Councillors for a site tour at the North Portsea Island Scheme.
The only way is up! With lower walls and bases finished, we are now progressing to the upper wall sections. The process is the same as for the lower walls, but with a slightly different, narrower shape:
With most of the piling work finished, we are now moving on to the bases and lower walls.
Repairs to the sea defence wall along sections of the coastal path from Portsmouth's Mountbatten Centre to the Lido will get underway from 20th June.
Work along the Eastern Road keeps progressing nicely and if you drive or walk along our site boundaries you will notice there is a lot going on.
We are back! Read more to find out what the first stage of construction is made of and whats more to come.
Work has been carried out over the past few months and whilst pausing all work close to the sea during the winter break, some landscaping work will still be conducted in the area around the sailing club.
The opening of the slipway at the sailing club marks one of the last milestones of work before pausing for winter.