Darlington social housing

The team was appointed by Darlington Council to strip and cover the roofs of 18 houses spread across three streets. A team of 12 worked on the project including three slater/tiler apprentices – David Crank, Bailey Goyns and Ben Seaward. Objectives: The existing concrete roof had been in place for over 30 years and had...... Read more

Former Visage Factory, Washington

Hodgson Sayers was appointed to help restore the roofing structure to the former Visage clothing factory. The roofing structure and guttering was suffering from surface corrosion Silverstone Building Consultancy managed the project on behalf on the client Objectives The building spans 11,000 sq metres The main objective was to treat the corrosion. The areas affected...... Read more

Crowngate, Birmingham City Centre

As part of a framework with housing organisation, Midlands Heart, Hodgson Sayers was appointed as main contractor to undertake a flat and pitched roof replacement within the multi-storey apartment block. Certain elements of the building including the front facade were Grade II listed. Care had to be taken and the building had to be in...... Read more

Binchester Roman Fort, Co. Durham

Situated in the countryside of County Durham, Binchester Fort is approximately six and a half miles north of Bishop Auckland. On the site, excavated remains of part of the large built-up Roman Fort from around AD80 can be found. Durham County Council appointed the company to undertake the roofing to a new build tourist information...... Read more

Educational Precinct, Northumbria University

Hodgson Sayers was awarded the contract with Northern Power Grid to carry out civil works to house the new transformer, providing an additional power source to the university. Work was carried out from June to September 2017 while the students were on their summer holidays. Objectives The old transformer was not capable of supplying sufficient...... Read more

North Tees Primary Substation

Appointed by Northern Power Grid as part of an ongoing contract to strip and recover the roof to North Tees Primary Substation situated in Billingham Industrial Estate. The work commenced at the end of November 2017 and was completed in March 2018. A team of 10 worked on the project which included a roofing team...... Read more