An invitation to tender has been issued for the Norton Fitzwarren dam project in Taunton Somerset. The object of the contract is to construct an earth dam that will act as a flood mitigation structure.

The works also include a culvert, spillway, stilling basin, control structure with associated hydraulics and telemetry, environmental works and access. Tenders must be received by 17 November 2005.

CONTACT – Further information can be obtained from: Hyder Consulting UK Ltd, Att: David Morton, 5th Floor, The Pithay, All Saints Street, Bristol, UK BS1 2NL. Tel: 0870 0003003. Fax: 0870 0003903. Email:

Tenders must be sent to: Taunton Deane Borough Council, Property Services, Att: John Herrington, Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton, UK TA1 1HE. Tel: +44 (0)1823 356507. Fax: +44 (0)1823 356526. Email:

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