Peugeot Factory, Coventry

Location: Former Peugeot Factory, Coventry Client: Taylor Wimpey UK Principal Contractor: Vertase FLI CDM Coordinator: C-MIST Value: £1,600,000 Timescale: August 2008 to May 2009 Scope: The asbestos removal, soft-strip, demolition and site clearance of the former Peugeot Car Plant in Coventry to make way for a new home development. Demolition Background This contract involved the [...]

Concourse House, Liverpool

Location: Lime Street, Liverpool Client: Liverpool Vision for Liverpool Council Client's Project Manager: Martin Stockley Associates Value: £1,600,000 Timescale: July 2008 to March 2009 Scope: The soft-strip, deconstruction, demolition and site clearance of a 14-storey office building and adjacent shops and basements.  Site directly outside main city centre railway station with busy streets on other [...]

Low Moor Footbridge, Clitheroe

Location: Clitheroe, Lancashire Client: Lancashire County Council Client’s Project Manager: Lancashire County Council Value: £50,000 Timescale: September 2007 Scope: The demolition of a single span arched concrete footbridge over the River Ribble Bridge Construction The bridge was a 27m long reinforced concrete footbridge deck with reinforced concrete thrust blocks at each end of the bridge, [...]

Cooper House, Manchester

Location: Manchester City Centre Client: Wilson Bowden Developers CDM Coordinator: Wilson Bowden Developers Engineering Consultant: Healey Brown Partnership Value: £750,000 Timescale: June 2006 to January 2007 Scope: The soft-strip, deconstruction, demolition and site clearance of a seven-storey office building with basement car park. Site adjacent to Lloyds TSB business centre with office buildings on all other [...]

Plum Tree Court, Salford

Location: Salford Client: City of Salford Council (Urban Vision Partnership Ltd) CDM Coordinator: City of Salford Council Principal Contractor: Forshaw Demolition Value: £575,000 Timescale: October 2005 to October 2006 Scope: The demolition and site clearance of a 17-storey residential tower block and remedial landscaping works on completion. The building was of a Fran Concrete Panel [...]

Dig Gate Lane Bridge, M62 Rochdale

Location: M62 Milnrow Client: Costain Main Contractor: Costain Consulting Engineer: Peter Lindsell & Associates Explosives Engineer: PDC Ltd Value: £100,000 Timescale: July 2006 Scope: The contract involved the demolition of a two-lane accommodation bridge over the M62 in Lancashire. Bridge Construction The redevelopment of junction 21 of the M62 in Milnrow near Rochdale by Costain Ltd [...]

Olive Mount Heights, Liverpool

Location: Liverpool Client: English Partnerships (formerly Liverpool Housing Action Trust) Client’s Project Manager: Tweed Project Services Ltd Principal Contractor: Forshaw Demolition Value: £793,000 Timescale: February 2006 to July 2006 Scope: Demolition of three no. 14-storey residential tower blocks, removal of all foundations and remedial landscaping works. Building Construction The site comprised three number 14-storey tower blocks comprising [...]

Ford Garages, Gorton

Location: Former Ford Garages & Workshops, Gorton Client: English Partnerships Planning Supervisor: Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick & Co Ltd Principal Contractor: Forshaw Demolition Value: £254,000 Timescale: February 2006 to April 2006 Scope: The asbestos removal, soft-strip and demolition of a disused petrol station, former showroom, body shop and central workshop. All floor slabs to be removed and [...]

A1 Bridges, North Yorkshire

Location: North Yorkshire Client: RMG (A1) Construction Planning Supervisor: Kellogg, Brown & Root Ltd Principal Contractor: RMG (A1) Construction Explosives Engineer: PDC Ltd Consulting Engineer: Peter Lindsell & Associates Timescale: March 2005 to April 2006 Scope: The contract involved the demolition of 9 redundant bridges on the former A1 in Yorkshire. Project Overview The demolition of [...]

LG Phillips Factory, Burnley

Location: Padiham, Burnley Client: Fort Vale Engineering Ltd CDM Coordinator: BR Health & Safety Project Manager: Harry Place & Partners Principal Contractor: Forshaw Demolition Project Value: £600,000 Timescale: July 2005 to November 2005 Scope: The contract involved the asbestos removal, soft strip and demolition of over 20,000m2 of industrial buildings, using a variety of techniques [...]