Barratt Homes, Knowsley



Project Value
Industry Sector
Residential Groundworks
Client Company
Barratt Homes
Project Timescale
June 2017 - Present
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Westshield were appointed by our long-standing client Barratt Homes to provide Road and Sewer installation to Waterpark Drive. Westshield were required to undertake the Principal Contractor role for a period of 7 months. During this time Westshield planned and managed the site remediation works, service diversions and installation, demolition works and driven pile installation whilst also undertaking our own contract works.

The Technical Aspect:

On Site Road & Sewer
  • Installation of pipework ranging from 150mm diameter To 900mm dia
  • Installation of manholes ranging from 1200mm diameter To 3000mm diameter including hydro-brakes
  • Working to site specific designs and specifications from United Utilities and the Environment Agency
  • Installation of all on site roads to binder course
  • A number of traditional strip footings, deep trench fill and piled foundations
  • Pile cropping and steel fixing
  • Associated plot drainage, haul road, scaffold mats and piling mats