Projects

  • Former Black Cab Factory

  • Former Royal Connections, London

    The demolition site comprised buildings constructed using a mixture of steel portal & concrete reinforced frames. The cladding included brick infills to the lower areas & the upper top 1/3 being clad in metal sheeting. A combination of metal sheeting and cement Asbestos panels were used to clad the roof. Our works consisted of soft […]

  • Cavendish House, Dudley

    The demolition of the derelict and hazardous 1960’s L-shaped office block in Dudley was completed in under 20 weeks. The building comprised two wings, a central core containing double lift shafts & a large stair core. The western gable was six storeys high & 5m from the road and the north / eastern gable was […]

  • Butler and Tanner Printworks Frome, Cheltenham

    HCD Ltd secured the project to demolish the 9 acre former Butler and Tanner Printworks to make way for 185 new houses. The works involved removing 250 tonnes of cement Asbestos sheeting & a large quantity of HSE licensed materials. Also included was the removal of a large above ground water storage tank which was […]

  • Crown Works Worcester

    HCD Ltd were awarded the contract to clear the 15 acre – Metal Box factory in Worcester for a national house builder to make way for 257 new houses. Extensive consultation with Network Rail was necessary as the main Worcester to London rail line ran parallel with the site boundary. The project included removal of […]

  • Former Radbrook College Shrewsbury

    S.J. Roberts Construction contracted HCD’s Welsh team to carry out Asbestos removals, Soft Stripping and the demolition of 13 buildings which formed the former Radbrook College, Shrewsbury. The main hall building was to be retained for Future Housing. The 2.5m deep foundations & floor slabs were broken out & crushed to a 6F2 specification. All […]

  • Great Yeldham Demolition

    Hunnable Industrial Estate

    HCD were appointed by a private client to carry out the £274K – 15 week contract to clear the 6 acre former Massey Ferguson / Volvo production buildings to make way for 60 residential units. The project also involved Soft Stripping a building which was to be retained of all Asbestos containing materials back to […]

  • Former Rushdon and Diamonds Football Stadium

    This significant project was undertaken with HCD Ltd acting as Principal Contractor. Following the site set-up, a complete Soft Strip was carried out prior to the stadium demolition with suitable materials being crushed for re-use. Permanent hoarding was erected to the site perimeter & a comprehensive clean-up was completed before demobilisation away from site.

  • Former Coleg Gwent Education Facility, Abergavenny

    Undertaking the works as a contractor, the 12 week project included Asbestos removal, Soft Stripping, manual severs from two buildings to remain and remote demolition of several structures. Suitable materials were crushed to 6F2 and stockpiled onsite for future use.

  • Former Sinclair Horticulture Site – Lincoln

    HCD Ltd were appointed as the Principal Contractor to undertake the six week project. Works consisted of waste removal, the demolition of a large steel framed shed, smaller perimeter buildings and the disposal of Portakabins. A large quantity of foundations were dug out before being crushed into 1086m³ of 6F2 re-usable specification material which was […]

  • Whitworth Mill – Peterborough

    The project consisted of Soft Stripping, Asbestos removal & demolition of all buildings including silos but excluded the original mill. To protect the mill structure, manual severs were made to separate the adjoining structures. The River Nene ran alongside the site & a lot of consideration had to be given during the planning stage to […]

  • Coed Glas, Abergavenny

    The works which were undertaken on the 1.93 hectare former council office site consisted of tree & Asbestos removal, Soft Stripping & the demolition of all buildings down to slab level. Concerns regarding bat & wildlife welfare alongside tree protection were given high priority to eliminate possible negative impacts. Neighbours were consulted at an open […]

  • Demoltion of Cascades Tewkesbury

    Cascades Tewkesbury

    A seven week project completed on time & within budget. The high profile project involved Asbestos removal, Soft Stripping & demolition of the Leisure Centre in its entirety. All suitable materials were crushed & used to backfill the former swimming pools. HCD installed a fence around the site perimeter prior to handing the site back […]

  • Ludlow Demolition Project

    Ludlow

    The demolition of the flats was carried out carried following Soft Stripping & Asbestos removal. Materials were crushed to a 6F2 grade in-line with the project specification & stockpiled for re-use on site.

  • Tonbridge Demolition Project

    Tonbridge

    Two large office blocks formed the extent of this project. Due to the buildings location the contract was considered to be a high profile project & regular consultation meetings took place with the stakeholders. After the Asbestos was removed & a complete Soft Strip carried out the remote demolition of the offices was concluded. Concrete […]

  • Epsom

    Demolition of a large office block followed by crushing of reusable material & bulk excavation.

  • Presteigne Demolition Project

    Countrywide Farmers

    This 7 week, £134K project involved the removal of a large quantity of Asbestos sheet cladding & hazardous materials from a disused feedmill which was attached to a ‘live’ warehouse. The feedmill was demolished with a new gable end constructed to the ‘live’ warehouse.

  • Former Alunna Tubes Demolition

    Former Alunna Tubes

    This 25 week £570K project involved the removal of a large quantity of Asbestos & other hazardous materials from multiple demolished structures. Also included was the removal of 5K tonnes of scrap metals, backfilling of vertical furnaces, propping of a communications tower & the flushing out & sealing of drainage outflows.  

  • Former Lyte Ladders Demolition

    Former Lyte Ladders

    The £320K project on a 8.5 acre site was carried out over a 14 week period. It involved the removal of Asbestos & the decommissioning of fuel tanks along with other hazardous waste. Multiple buildings, which included 4.8K tonnes of scraps metals, were demolished & included basements down to 3m below slab level. The removed […]

  • Droylsden Manchester Demolition

    Droylsden

    This 50 week, £1.5m project involved the removal of Asbestos & the decommissioning of fuel tanks as well as electric sub-stations. Also included was the removal of hazardous waste, the demolition of multiple buildings down to 1m below slab level & the removal of over 5.4K tonnes of scrap metals. 2.4K tonnes of crushed brick […]