Newton Down Wind Farm

Site Investigation

Terra Firma (South) work on a wide variety of field-based site investigations. Our site investigations utilise a great range of equipment and we always aim to mobilise in short notice so our clients can progress with their development smoothly.

CASE STUDY: Newton Down Wind Farm, Porthcawl, South Wales

Terra Firma (South) were quintessential in the site investigation for the development of the Newton Down Wind Farm, north of Porthcawl, South Wales.

Detailed trench profiles were required to plan the high voltage cable array across the site.

Over 1500 metres of cable route were investigated and reviewed for cable suitability.

The highest quality British Standard/Eurocode 7 field data was collected and presented in a professional and efficient diagrammatic report.

Terra Firma (South) worked alongside concerns with soil handling and the preservation of Agricultural Interest Soils (AIS), successfully managed works whilst liaising with clients, tenants and land owners, and completed detailed and effective investigation with minimal agricultural disturbance.