The following are just a few examples of the huge amounts of work we have carried out. We try to include relevant case studies from small and large projects. Thank you for taking the time to read them.

Client:

Cumbria County Council

 

Project:

Demolition of Former Council Offices, Busher House, Busher Walk, Kendal

 

Description of Works:

  • Licensed and Non Licensed Asbestos Removal
  • Soft Strip
  • Scaffolding Installation to 3 elevations
  • Hand Demolition
  • Mechanical Demolition
  • Site Clearance
  • Level Site and Tidy

 

Challenges During Project:

  1. Live Emergency Services, Fire and Ambulance immediately opposite the work, Maintaining clear access at all times to ensure no disruption to Emergency Services Operations.
  2. Working within 3 metres of the general public highway.
  3. Dismantling the building within close proximity to the highway and footpaths.

 

Completed:

August 2018

Client:

Land Acquisition Specialist

 

Project:

Former Insurance Company Head Offices, Lytham, Blackpool

 

Description of Works:

  • Soft Strip
  • Demolition
  • Hand Demolition to 3 elevations
  • Slab Removal
  • Below ground pile removal and recording of data
  • Crushing and Stockpiling of Suitable Materials

 

Challenges During Project:

  1. Major Supermarket Boundary Car Park within 1 Metre of the building to be dismantled.
  2. Network Rail Boundary Fence 3 Metres to the Rear Elevation of the building to be dismantled.
  3. Dwellings within 2 metres of the side elevation boundary.
  4. Liaison with Local Residents, Supermarket Management Team and Network Rail.
  5. Noise and Vibration
  6. Dust control
  7. Careful Hand Demotion Techniques working from Mobile Elevated Working Platforms.
  8. Severe Weather, ensuring all metal cladding was secured on a day to day basis.

 

Completed:

August 2018

Client:

Care Home Provider

 

Project:

Former Primary School, Staffordshire

 

Description of Works:

  • Licensed and Non Licensed Asbestos Removal
  • Soft Strip
  • Demolition
  • Slab & Foundation Removal
  • Crushing and Stockpiling of Suitable Materials

 

Challenges During Project:

  1. Working with the Ecology Specialist on Bat Inspections to 1 building.
  2. Buildings fronting main highway, careful consideration to members of the public.
  3. Asbestos within the made ground - Specialist removal following review of Site Investigation Reports and locating specialist waste landfill facilities to accept the asbestos contamination material.

 

Completed:

March 2018

Client:

Property Developer

 

Project:

Former Car Sales Showroom and Associated Buildings, Ramsbottom

 

Description of Works:

  • Licensed and Non Licensed Asbestos Removal
  • Soft Strip
  • Demolition
  • Slab & Foundation Removal
  • Crushing and Stockpiling of Suitable Materials
  • Reduced level dig of contaminated hydrocarbon and asbestos contaminated ground.

 

Challenges During Project:

  1. Local Residents within close proximity to the working area.
  2. Careful removal of heavily contaminated ground during the reduced level dig, locating suitable landfill facilities to accept the contaminated waste.
  3. Working closely with the Site Investigation Team during further testing of areas during the removal works.
  4. Removal of unknown underground structures, whilst continual liaison with the Client's Team.
  5. Removal of Underground Oil Tanks to ensure no spillages of material during removal works.

 

Completed:

January 2018

Client:

Coventry City Council

 

Project:

Demolition of Former Council Offices, Fadseman House, Coventry

 

Description of Works:

  • Licensed and Non Licensed Asbestos Removal
  • Soft Strip
  • Demolition
  • Level site.

 

Challenges During Project:

  1. Working around live services due to delay in Utility Disconnections
  2. Protection of services during the demolition phase.

 

Completed:

September 2018

Tel: 0161 431 9493

Email: office@glenbarrowdemolition.com

 

Higher Bury Street

Stockport

SK4 1BJ

 

 

Demolition, Dismantling

De-commissioning

Site Clearance

Reclamation and Salvage

Recycling

Pre-Demolition Advice

Utility Disconnections

Asbestos Surveys

Asbestos Removal

Soft Strip

Accreditation:

CHAS

SMAS Worksafe Contractor

Safe Contractor Approved

NDTG

Constructionline

Constructionskills

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Preston

Wigan

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