Temporary Works Case Studies

Anchorsholme Coastal Protection Scheme

Complete Demolition completed a project on the £22m Anchorsholme Coastal Defence scheme for Balfour Beatty.  Works included the demolition of the concrete structure forming the roof of the underground Boat Store leaving the promenade and footpath walls in situ.  Demolition machines onsite included a long-reach excavator which broke out the concrete structure. Working alongside the… Read more »

Greaves Hotel, Lancaster

Complete Demolition were appointed as Principal Contractor for the extensive demolition contract on a 5-storey hotel in Lancaster.  The project involved the removal of asbestos materials, soft-strip, facade retention and demolition.  Part of the planning conditions for the new build contract was to retain the historical facade of the building to ensure continuity with the… Read more »

Bell Tower, Salford

The landmark Bell Tower Pub on Chapel Street, Salford was carefully demolished as part of Salford Central, a major redevelopment plan for the area.  Works were carried out for Galliford Try Construction. Complete Demolition were appointed to carefully dismantle the structure.  The listed facade of the building and the distinctive bell tower were retained to… Read more »

Buxton Hotel & Spa

Complete Demolition were appointed to undertake elements of internal and external structural demolition on the £33m project at The Crescent, Buxton, for Vinci Construction.  It is one of the most architecturally significant buildings in the country. The demolition work involves working around an array of structural challenges including extensive wood rot which is raising varied… Read more »

Pembridge Square, London

Complete Demolition was appointed as Principal Contractor by Gardiner & Theobald to undertake the full asbestos removal, soft-strip and minor demolition works to 25 & 26 Pembridge Square, London.  The project saw the Grade II listed buildings, located in the heart of Kensington converted from a rundown hotel and restored to their former glory as… Read more »

Heathlands Village, Manchester

Complete Demolition have completed the strip-out and propping works on a live care home in Manchester for Cruden Property Services. Works included full strip-out of the building including removal of floor coverings, ceilings and block walls.  Operatives then proceeded with the installation of the propping, working from a tower scaffold. Steel plates were put up… Read more »