Excavation to 6.50 metres depth and disposal to landfill of 14,000m3 of spoil. Site wide
dewatering. Installation of 170 contiguous flight auger piles of 600 mm diameter and 450
driven steel circular hollow section piles of 290 mm nominal internal diameter – all founded
into mudstone, 12 metres below ground level.
Construction of twin level tanked basement car parks and all in-situ concrete works up to
first floor level. Innovative soffit formwork system used giving major saving in construction
Work carried out
340 bed hotel for Bewley’s Hotels in city centre location
CFA piled retaining wall
First major UK use of 'Airodek' soffit formwork system
14,000 cubic metre bulk excavation
Completion ahead of programme
Project featured in 'Construction News' magazine
Construction of twin level tanked basement car parks and all in-situ concrete works up to first floor level.