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.


  • Prior to the work commencing, the area was excavated and the trench detail was constructed to Northern Powergrid specifications
  • The substation was constructed out of blockwork with a specialist render finish
  • Hodgson Sayers’ new Epsilon security doors were fitted, providing long term benefit to the client
  • A GRP fibreglass roof was installed offering durability and strength and with a life expectancy of 20 plus years

Customer Feedback:

Important infrastructure works delivered in a short timescale to ensure the large project requirements of the main contractors are met.