Gresham Road – Client: Taylor Wimpey

Gresham Road, Brixton, SW9 7NP

Acting as the Principal contractor for Taylor Wimpey, Demolition to a former Bus depot in Brixton to make way for new residential Flats

Location:

Brixton, SW9 7NP

Sector:

Housing Development

Estimated Value:

£75,000

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About the project:

The works comprise of the demolition to a former coach depot and yard situated between Valentia Place and Gresham Road. To demolish an existing workshop, covered parking area, 1 two-storey office, and a portable accommodation.
The buildings are portal frame constructed of steel frame with mainly brick & mortar in fills or either steel cladded.
The buildings are to be demolished to above concrete slab only leaving all the slab and
foundations undisturbed.

Project Challenges:

Party wall to a row of rear property shops required persistent communication with various landlords in order to achieve access to assist with the temporary works propping. Restrictions for site traffic movement were imposed due to the local rail track and brick via duct that was within the site footprint. Rail restrictions were applied via means of fixed secure exclusion zones and maintained through out the works.

Completion Date:

March 2017

Health & Safety

The Health, Safety & Welfare of our employees, others and the surrounding environment are of the utmost importance and essential to the efficient operation of our company.

Environmental

We take every care on site for plant and wildlife by ensuring a survey is carried out prior to commencement of work, by working closely with the appropriate authorities such as Natural England and alike, we ensure that plant life is undamaged and wildlife unharmed.

Quality Management

Sloane Demolition & Dismantling has implemented and maintains procedures and processes to ensure that all our legal and statutory responsibilities are understood and fully implemented.