Lower Thames Tunnel
 Rail and Road links
 Tidal power generation
Flood defence for London

The Thames Estuary from Canvey to Hoo


The Metrotidal consortium formed in 2005, following consultations with key stakeholders, and is supported by leading UK consultants. The company is now advancing detailed technical studies on the engineering, economic modelling, connectivity, hydrographics, environmental impacts and cost plans with a view to completing first-round feasibility studies by Easter 2010. Metrotidal aims to construct and run the new infrastructure.

The Metrotidal proposal has been presented to a wide range of consultees, including: