back to listings SME Profile: Salix River & Wetland Services Ltd
Salix River & Wetland Services Limited
T: 0370 350 1851
River restoration and erosion control specialists
Salix provide sustainable solutions to the challenges found in soil erosion control and river restoration projects. We also specialise in spillway and shoreline protection, inland dredging and wetland habitat creation schemes.
Salix are a designer, constructor, manufacturer, distributor and grower rolled in to one single company – unique within the UK construction industry.
Therefore our clients can get a holistic, cost-effective service from one main source.
Our approach complements the natural environment, adds to biodiversity and improves water quality.
Utilising innovative bioengineering solutions, often replacing hard engineering, allied with our capabilities in more traditional civil engineering techniques, we build with nature to deliver cost effective, environmentally sensitive solutions.
Salix are the industry leaders, producing more coir based revetment systems than anyone else in the UK.
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Sustainable solutions to soil and riverbank erosion, river restoration and flood management
Our work covers these different areas:
We are able to combine both soft and hard engineering techniques to offer value engineered solutions in both wet and ecologically sensitive environments.
Salix are founding members of the “European Soil & Water Engineering Group” (ESWEG) a Europe- wide network of erosion control and bioengineering experts.
Working closely with companies from France, Germany, Holland, Spain and Scandinavia allows us to expand our knowledge base and expertise. Collectively the members of ESWEG have completed over 1000 bioengineering projects.
ESWEG are responsible for new, innovative products within the industry and carry out extensive research and independent testing. Further afield, Salix also have a close relationship with bioengineering companies in the USA and enjoy exclusive UK rights to the North American Green erosion control product range, now also manufactured in Europe.