Queen’s Park Tower Blocks, Blackpool

Location: Blackpool Client: Lovell Partnerships Ltd Client’s Project Manager: Peter Lewis Value: £1,400,000 Timescale: February 2016 to October 2016 Scope: The soft-strip, demolition and site clearance of three residential tower blocks using controlled explosives. Demolition Background The three tower blocks consisted of two blocks of 17 storeys and one block of 23 storeys were situated [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Moor Lane Flats, Preston

Location: Preston City Centre Client: Preston City Council CDM Coordinator: Richard Vann Consulting Engineers Principal Contractor: Forshaw Demolition Value: £1,400,000 Timescale: August 2000 to March 2001 Scope: The asbestos removal, demolition and site clearance of 3 no 16-storey residential tower blocks and remedial landscaping works on completion. The building was of a No-Fines Concrete Frame. [...]