Monthly Archives: April 2015

Model Boating Pond – work compound and earth movements

As mentioned in my previous blog post, the fencing around the work compound at Model Boating Pond has now been put up and the size of this area is now apparent. This area needs to be this size as material … Continue reading

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Two weeks in

As the second week of the Ponds Project draws to a close, plenty of activity has been happening around the Highgate Ponds. On Monday, the Pond box was demolished. This was a hut used to store tools and equipment. It … Continue reading

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The first week on site

Week one of the Ponds Project is now drawing to a close. It’s been a slower start than planned, with deliveries only just making it to double figures, rather than the 43 predicted. This was caused by the reduction in … Continue reading

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Air Quality

Air quality will be monitored throughout the Ponds Project. Monitoring devices have been installed on the Heath close to the area where the majority of work will take place – Model Boating Pond. Three were installed last week and the … Continue reading

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Ponds Project – the programme: week 1

Construction on the Ponds Project will begin next Monday – 13 April 2015. In the first week, BAM Nuttall will be building a platform for a crane from crushed stone, this will be located at the south-western corner of Model … Continue reading

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