Case Studies

Acre Hall Primary School

Overview The project consisted of the partial demolition of a 1930's primary school. The structure was typical of a war time construction. A light aluminium framed single story structure with a brick built hall and admin block. There was also a separate boiler house which had to be retained to service the remaining structure and the new build. New Investment for Fallons With New MK 20 From Northern Track S Fallon and Sons recent investment in a Mk 20 meant that the concrete was removed with ease. Our highly trained operator followed our in-depth Risk Assessment and Method Statement and delivered the job on time and in a safe manner. The Team S Fallon & Sons stepped into the breach...

Quay House, Quay Street, Manchester

Overview Quay House was a steel framed building, clad with concrete panels typical of the late 1950’s early 1960’s architecture. The building itself was located in the busy Spinningfields area of Manchester city centre, right in the heart of prestigious high rise office blocks housing Solicitors, Lawyers and Bankers, all overlooking the site. The site had an added restriction as in one corner of the building there was a Vodafone energies room which had to remain ’live’ during the works. Susceptible to dust and vibration we had to adjust our operations to suit. Specialist High Reach Demolition S Fallon & Sons (Contractors) Ltd are proud to be working for Green Remediation Ltd on this particular project which involved specialist high reach...

Chicago Rock Café, Stafford

Overview Chicago Rock Café is a concrete framed structure, with brick/block cavity infills characteristics of the early 80’s. The structure is in close proximity to a famous Elizabethan high house which is the largest timber framed house in England. With shared access due to other trades, live taxi rank, pedestrianised high street and the NRWA to consider. It took a lot of methodical planning to Ensure a dismantling operation. Scope of Work Preparation and agreeing Methods of Work, Risk Assessments, Safe Systems of Work and Safe Operational Procedures to satisfy the Client team. Demolition of the 8 story structure in its entirety, removing footings and foundations Processing and Crushing to produce a usable Aggregate. Project Stats

Fountain Street Strip-out

Unite Gallery Error: Gallery with alias: fountain_street_strip_out not found Overview S Fallon & Son’s commercial strip out team carried out the full strip out of this 8 storey office building in a busy Manchester city centre location. Our soft strip teams are used to working in live and sensitive environments and we specialise in carrying out work in busy locations that demand a high level of planning and management. Capita Plc employed S Fallon & Sons to execute a full strip out within tight timescales. An initial assessment was made to control noise, dust and minimise disruption during the works. We planned the work carefully and put control measures in place including screening, water on tools and ensuring an appropriate...

Whitworth Street

Overview S Fallon & Son’s industrial demolition team carried out the strip out and full demolition of this 1920’s concrete framed warehouse building in a busy Manchester city centre location and adjacent to a railway line. Ikon Plc employed S Fallon & Sons to carry out a specialist demolition of a disused 1920’s warehouse. This project called for a highly experienced team which was formed and managed by S Fallon & Sons Contracts Manager Alan Graham. With a viaduct at 1.3m away from the rear elevation and only 2.7m from live overhead lines, this project required close liaison with Network Rail and pre-planned line closures during a tightly managed program of works. An additional 2 floors had been added to...