John Paul Construction

A7 Terrona Rock Revetment / Embankment Repair

Construction of a rock armour revetment to limit erosion between the Ewes River and a section of steep embankment along the A7 Truck road network 2.5 kms north of Langholm in Dumfries and Galloway in the south west of Scotland.

  • Third Party Consultations – SEPA, SNH, local landowners
  • Pre and post construction ecological surveys
  • Watercourse diversion and management under CAR licence
  • Implementation of silt mitigation measures and fish rescue plan
  • Placement of 2,500 tonnes of rock armour (3-6 tonne rock weight)
  • River and field reinstatement on completion