J Freeley Ltd, 14 Southern Street, Worsley, Manchester M28 3QN

Demolition of D8 Boiler House, North Manchester General Hospital
Manchester, UK

Demolition of existing Boiler House within live North Manchester General Hospital site.  The project included protective works to enable demolition and considerable civil engineering works post demolition.

Scope of Works:

  • Asbestos removal
  • Erection of bird cage scaffold beneath roof of building in order to protect mechanical services which remained live during and after demolition
  • Careful demolition of structure above and in the vicinity of aforementioned services
  • Demolish remainder of buildings to basement floor level
  • Adapt and reconfigure scaffolding to form temporary weatherproof structures around live services
  • Core drilling for ACM
  • Filling
  • Forming transition ramp
  • Roadsweepers
  • Seal of end of service duct with RC wall
  • Hoarding
  • Breaking out additional slabs