Former Clayton Hospital, Wakefield – 2021


Former Clayton Hospital, Wentworth Street, Northgate, Wakefield, WF1 3JS



Project Description

Demolition of a former hospital site in Wakefield, inclusive of demolition, salvage of commemorative features, removal of hardstanding’s, crushing and removal of deleterious materials off site.

General Scope of Works

  • Site Establishment
  • Soft Strip Works
  • Careful salvage of commemorative features
  • Demolition of Superstructures
  • Demolition of Superstructure
  • Grubbing up of existing hardstanding’s
  • Retention of central pavilion
  • Stone up existing apertures at ground level
  • Removal of Waste arising
  • Crushing of Demolition Masonry arising
  • Fill basement voids with crush material.
  • Clear Site
  • Site Handover

Commencing the works:

  • We assessed the specialist plant required on site, and organised transportation of same, including Hi-reach excavators, transportation, welfare, labour, and site management.
  • Liaising with local authority and preparing relevant notices / permits / Section 80/81 Demolition notices etc.
  • Interaction with service providers (utility companies) to facilitate their works.
  • Carried out the temporary works to facilitate the specialist contractors required on site (asbestos removal / pigeon guano removal).