Ordsall Chord is part of the Northern Hub project in Manchester, and has included the remote demolition of:
- Multiple warehouse buildings
- Licensed asbestos removal
- Steel bridge removal over water using 600t cranes
- Listed structure protection during works
- Rail bridge demolitions
- Recycling on site
- Processing of materials.
The sensitive city environment, an adjacent construction sites, live rail infrastructure, main carriageway, and a busy residential area meant that all demolition activity would have to be planned carefully to ensure there was no impact to the local environment.
Working closely with Skanska Bam to plan for safe and successful execution of the demolition activities.