heritage & refurb

Heritage & Refurb2018-09-30T16:01:38+00:00

We are often tasked with providing access to structurally sensitive buildings of great historical importance or significance where care of the fabric of the structure is of paramount importance.

We propose detailed and cost effective design solutions to overcome technical challenges, often engaging with the clients architects and engineers at early stages to develop schemes in a collaborative manner.

Laing O’Rourke Construction Ltd

Manchester Town Hall and Central Library

Project Budget:
£2,000,000

Project Scope:
Complex scaffolding to fully refurbish the Grade 1 listed building, with many designed scaffolds including temporary roofs, cantilevered drop scaffold to circular library.

Shepherd Construction Ltd

Trafford Town Hall

Project Budget:
£150,000

Project Scope:
Independent scaffolds to facades for refurbishment works and extension to Grade 2 listed building.

Stone Edge Ltd

The Piece Hall, Halifax

Project Budget:
£300,000

Project Scope:
Full refurbishment of Halifax’s historic Grade 1 listed building which is over 200 years old. Layher Allround modular system scaffold utilised to allow full access through the scaffold to multiple trades

Vinci Construction UK Ltd

Arkwright House, Manchester

Project Budget:
£250,000

Project Scope:
Busy city centre re-development of office building. Complex designed beam work protection gantry scaffold over busy roadway.

Balfour Beatty Construction Ltd

Aloft Hotel, Liverpool

Project Budget:
£350,000

Project Scope:
Busy city centre re-development of boutique hotel. Full scaffolding to facade and internal access solutions

Keepmoat Ltd

The Ashton Memorial and Butterfly House, Lancaster

Project Budget:
£100,000

Project Scope:
Full internal birdcage to facilitate refurbishment of the internal areas of this Grade 1 listed structure. Complex access issues had to be overcome to allow pre-booked functions to take place with minimal disruption.

our services

We have our own stock of scaffolding system, our own fleet of vehicles and our own teams of qualified staff. We have contracts managers who ensure that your construction project can progress as planned, however challenging the conditions, and engineering and safety specialists.

Mast climbers are ideal when speed is important. Quicker to set up than conventional scaffolding they allow more efficient working, getting labour and materials into position swiftly. Changing the height of the working platform is as easy as pressing a button.

A construction hoist is the effective way to move passengers and materials on site and with our range of units, there is a solution for all projects. Designed for ease of operation and for a smooth swift ride, our hoists have 22 specialised safety features.

what our clients say…

“Well done to the entire team. Calm professional and in control … a great deal of personal effort in challenging conditions. Many thanks.”

Richard Walker, ALT Member Amey

“Great job everybody, really well done.”

Nick Spall, Network Rail