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We are working together with the community to reduce the risk of future flooding in areas of Ovingham through our Rainwise initiative.

Update by Simon Bright


Some of you may be interested in how we create the new ground profile in the playing fields, so here's a brief run down.

Our design team create 3D models based off the lay of the land which shows the flow of water during heavy rain fall. These models are uploaded into the GPS in the excavators which the operators use to dig out and fill up to the new designed levels. The excavators are equipped with a computer screen which accurately shows the new levels which used correctly, will create perfectly formed new ground levels exactly as the design.


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