The teams

Barrage Control team

Responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Barrage, including the locks, bridges, sluices and fish pass, the team is made up of operators, lock managers and engineers. The Barrage Control room is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Harbourmaster team

The Harbourmaster team is responsible for managing all the functions relating to the statutory duties within the Inland Bay, Outer Harbour and rivers Taff and Ely, including issuing Notices to Mariners. The department also works to ensure that cleanliness standards are met in and around the Bay through debris and litter collection.

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Environment team

Tasked with managing all issues concerning the environment in Cardiff Bay, the team monitors and maintains water quality standards, in addition to safeguarding and enhancing the natural and built environment.

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Groundwater Monitoring & Control team

This team’s duties include downloading, processing and storing data from the Cardiff Bay Groundwater Monitoring System, as well as managing its operation, calibration and maintenance.

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Community Liaison team

Liaising with the Harbour Authority’s stakeholders and customers, this team oversees the delivery of educational programmes and events in the Bay and surrounding area. It also carries out marketing and communication activities, such as online promotion via websites and social media, and the provision of materials including leaflets, maps and public information boards.

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The teams