EDS Projects

Here are a selection of interesting projects EDS have recently completed.

Pile Encasement

During a routine inspection of the pier substructure, severe corrosion was identified to the steel supporting piles under the pier head. EDS were awarded the contract to encase 100 piles using precast concrete encasements.

Force 7 demonstration

Force 7

EDS has recently collaborated with a group of European Partners researching and developing a technical solution to recovering oil spills under Force 7 type weather conditions.

Culvert Engineering

After carrying out numerous culvert repairs for Caerphilly County Borough Council, Edwards Diving Services Ltd, were appointed to carry out concrete relining works to the invert of St Philips & St James Culvert; which had become severely corroded with areas of washout.

Bridge Repairs

Edwards Diving Services Ltd was commissioned by Carmarthenshire County Council to carry out a number of repairs to the two span masonry arch bridge, which crosses the River Teifi in Newcastle Emlyn. The bridge is a Scheduled Monument and the site is within a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a Special Conservation Area.

cut reinforced concrete

Decommissioning

The coal fired Methil Power Station, located on the on the mouth of the River Leven in North Fife, had been out of service for some time. Scottish Power embarked on a significant decommissioning programme, within which EDS were contracted to remove and make safe the cooling water intake system.

culvert engineering

Culvert Repairs

Edwards Diving Services Ltd. was appointed by Torfaen County Borough Council to inspect Bailey Street culvert, in particular to identify the scale of a known defect where scour of the invert and washout of the abutment was occurring.