Jesmond Primary Demolition Works

An ongoing project with client, Northern Power Grid, which saw the team at Hodgson Sayers demolish a derelict substation located in Jesmond, Newcastle. Having reached the end of its natural lifespan, the building had incurred structural failure to key parts of its fabric. A five week project led by Contracts Manager, Peter Condren, with an...... Read more

22 Fowler Street, Old Riddick’s Shoe Shop, South Shields

Situated in South Shields town centre, Old Riddick’s Shoe Shop has stood derelict for many years. The roof was in poor condition and was not weather tight. This led to ingress within the roof space and building. Hodgson Sayers was appointed by client, South Tyneside Council after a successful tender submission. Objectives Instructed under competitive...... Read more

Calor Gas, Port Clarence, Middlesbrough

Appointed by Lambert, Smith and Hampton to deliver the works. The site was heavily flooded through high tides having a damaging effect on the sites offices. Objectives To strip out a disused storage area which had a steel framed mezzanine floor construction The area to be transformed into a habitable office space homing a large...... Read more

Windy Nook Primary School, Gateshead

Contracted by Gateshead Council to replace the degraded roof covering and increase the insulation depth to current regulations ensuring the energy performance of the building was vastly improved Objectives Mobilise and complete the works within the school holiday period Replace the roof covering ensuring the integrity of the structure is maintained Ensure a high quality...... Read more

John Duckett School, Tow Law, Consett

Following a procurement process the company was appointed to extend the front section of the school’s entrance and additional internal alterations, which included a head teacher’s office, entrance lobby, a staff room, meeting area and internal alterations to existing reception. The build was completed during the school holidays to minimise disturbance. A team of approximately...... Read more

Durham Crematorium

Durham Council appointed the company to carry out an extension to the crematorium. Objectives The remit was to install a modern roof covering with all the visual characteristics of the existing Verdigris copper roofs. Careful attention to detail was vital to attain the high quality finish required. Euroclad Veio Panels were secured on a plywood...... Read more