Lamesley Rising Main Replacement

To replace a failing pumping main from Lamesley Sewage Pumping Station to Birtley Sewage Treatment Works.

Update by Rachel Rutter

Good Morning All, 

The site team are making great progress, and will be moving on to the following this week:

  • Traffic management installed on junction of Moor Mill Lane and Greenford lane. Trial hole works on going in verges to this area
  • Culvert tracing to same area planned for tomorrow.
  • Further trial holes planned within Birtley STW later this week, pending on ecology surveys.
  • Manhole surveys within Birtley STW planned for later this week.

Please contact us direct if you have any questions at or 0191 3774500.

Thank you 


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