Stonbury is an incumbent Environment Agency (EA) Framework Contractor for a Flood & Coastal Risk Management (FCRM) Operational Framework, covering landscape and vegetation management. Dedicated staff work on a programmed, seasonal sequence of activities including embankment and channel maintenance, vegetation works and asset inspections across river systems in the Midlands.
In addition to scheduled works, Stonbury’s Swiftwater Rescue-trained in-house teams are available to support the EA where high priority works arise. Stonbury undertakes the annual Winter Readiness programme which involves contingency planning and specific asset operational instruction so that the team is fully prepared to support the EA during flood incidents.
Emergency flood response typically involves:
Stonbury is always pleased to maintain a high level of responsiveness to assist the EA whenever flood incidents occur. Rapid and effective action protects lives and properties and helps to enhance public trust in the EA.