Aggregate Industries Limited

Chard Junction QuarryChard Junction 3D Visualisation

County: Somerset.
Mineral: River Terrace Sand and Gravel.
Project: Planning Application for extension to existing quarrying with restoration to agriculture and habitats for enhancement of local wildlife.
Planned Workings: Sub-watertable extraction using long-reach excavator without recourse to dewatering.
Mitigation: Continuation of existing groundwater monitoring scheme.
Approximate Consented Reserve: 1.5mt.
Project Areas: EIA, FRA.

EIA: Environmental Impact Assessment.
FRA : Flood Risk Assessment.

Manor Farm QuarryManor Farm Quarry

County: Gloucestershire.
Mineral: River Terrace Sand and Gravel.
Project: Planning Application for extension to existing quarrying with restoration via inert infilling to agriculture.
Planned Workings: Sub-watertable extraction with full-depth dewatering of mineral deposit.
Mitigation: Continuation of existing groundwater monitoring scheme.
Approximate Resource: 3.2mt.
Project Areas: EIA, FRA.

EIA: Environmental Impact Assessment.
FRA : Flood Risk Assessment.