Educational Precinct (phase two)

Having completed phase one to carry out civil works to house a new transformer at the Educational Precinct at Northumbria University, the team was appointed to replace a second transformer. The civil and building works commenced at the end of May 2018. Contract manager, Darren Ellis and assistant contract manager, Chris Ingham, led the project...... Read more

Durhamgate North, Spennymoor

Ongoing work with Northern Powergrid has seen Hodgson Sayers appointed to construct a new substation at Durhamgate North Business Park. The team reported into Northern Power Grid and Meldrum Construction, the latter being assigned to develop the Business Park. Objectives Prior to the work commencing, the area was excavated and the trench detail was constructed...... Read more

Bothal Primary School, Ashington

Appointed via a tender process, Hodgson Sayers delivered four roof replacements at Bothal Primary School. A team of 14 worked on the project including subcontractors and multi-tradesmen. Capita was leading the project. Site foreman, Brian Thompson and contracts manager, Colin Howey led the project from Hodgson Sayers. Objectives The existing roofing had come to the...... Read more

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