Openshaw West Constraints Removal Works

Client: Manchester City Football Club
Value: £15.1m
Size: 83 acres (32,000m²)
Location:
Manchester
Completion:
2013

The demolition and remediation of a site to facilitate the construction of Manchester City Football Club’s Training Facility. Scope of works:

  • Demolition of numerous small buildings plus underground structures and basements
  • A complex, multi-phased, constrained remediation and enabling works scheme encompassing:
    • The excavation, processing and remediation of all Made Ground (over 1Mm3) down to the underlying natural ground
    • Processing and remediation of colliery spoils
    • Ex-situ enhanced biopiling of over 100,000m3
    • 250,000m3 of stabilisation/solidification
    • Substantial hydrocarbon LNAPL removal, groundwater polishing and MNA
    • Pump and treat to chemically contaminated waters
  • Removal of 250,000 tonne (basements and machine bases) of below ground improvements
  • Treating and capping of 8 mineshafts
  • Dig and dump for some gross asbestos contamination
  • Forensic Japanese Knotweed excavation and encapsulation on site
  • Complex service disconnections, diversions, protection and reinstallation
Client: Manchester City Football Club
Size: 83 acres (32,000m²)
Location: Manchester
Completion: 2013
Value: £15.1m

The demolition and remediation of a site to facilitate the construction of Manchester City Football Club’s Training Facility. Scope of works:

  • Demolition of numerous small buildings plus underground structures and basements
  • A complex, multi-phased, constrained remediation and enabling works scheme encompassing:
    • The excavation, processing and remediation of all Made Ground (over 1Mm3) down to the underlying natural ground
    • Processing and remediation of colliery spoils
    • Ex-situ enhanced biopiling of over 100,000m3
    • 250,000m3 of stabilisation/solidification
    • Substantial hydrocarbon LNAPL removal, groundwater polishing and MNA
    • Pump and treat to chemically contaminated waters
  • Removal of 250,000 tonne (basements and machine bases) of below ground improvements
  • Treating and capping of 8 mineshafts
  • Dig and dump for some gross asbestos contamination
  • Forensic Japanese Knotweed excavation and encapsulation on site
  • Complex service disconnections, diversions, protection and reinstallation