£70m tidal barrier closer to completion
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New £70m tidal barrier for Ipswich reaches milestone

A £70m project to protect a town from the threat of tidal and storm surges has reached a milestone.

Work has started on installing the 200-tonne flood gate of Ipswich's new tidal barrier.

The barrier is expected to become fully operational during the second half of 2018.

  • 15 Dec 2017
  • From the section Suffolk
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