River Nene

Start date: September 16, 2020

Est. end if know: December 31, 2020

Planned Stoppages

Chester Farm – new landing stage

ADVICE (Monday 28 September 2020 until further notice)

DETAILS: Planned works will be taking place to create a new floating landing stage on the River Nene at the following grid reference

• Chester Farm SP 91862 67023

Works will allow navigation of the waterway and entail:
• Mobilise to site
• Mobilise waterborne plant and equipment to site
• Set up waterborne site compound
• Establish any protective measures for nearby sensitive
• Remove any obstructing silts or reeds within the
watercourse, re-profile existing riverbed in the area of
• Remove any obstructing vegetation on land
• Pitch and drive bank seat support
• Set out, pitch and drive guide piles
• Move floating landing stage sections to site from downstream loading point
• Fix floating landing stage sections to guide piles
• Excavate bank seat area
• Lay formwork for pile cap
• Lay rebar and cast pile cap
• Install GRP mesh and handrailing on bank seat
• Fix footbridge between bank seat and landing stage
• Reinstate working areas and site compound
• Remove any protective measures
• Demobilise from site
We request that boaters take heed of any signage or instructions from the contractors on site. Please contact Tom Geddes at JBA Bentley on tom.geddes@jba-bentley.co.uk or 01733 715960 for further information.