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ECS & ESH Construction Ltd.

We are pleased to announce that Essential Construction Services Ltd has been asked to provide engineers to ESH Construction Ltd. We will provide engineering cover to various sites across the Yorkshire region, both full and half day visits have been agreed.

Thank you to ESH Construction Ltd and we hope they become another of our long standing clients.

Diana Princess of Wales Hospital_Phase 1 Complete.

We have recently completed Phase 1 of the civil engineering works at the Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby.

Essential Construction Services Ltd were approached by KIER to provide an engineer full time to work with the groundworks contractor Leehill Construction Ltd. With our recent previous experience on KIER projects, at Rotherham Hospital and Oakwood School we knew the project would be great to work on, and we were not disappointed.

An extremely busy site at times, was well organised and compromised of the full groundworks package; piling, foundations, floor slabs, deep drainage and internal drainage. We will be returning in late April to complete the setting out of all the external works.

Busy December & January.

December into January has been extremely busy for us and we were fortunate enough to start three new projects with ESH Construction Ltd

TR Stabilisation, George Cox, Stockport, New Road Construction.

TR Stabilisation a very good client of ECS Ltd employed us to undertake pre-start, working and final surveys along with the earthworks setting out on the new road construction. The site situated on an area of historic mills had to have all existing foundations removed prior to the construction of the road embankment, the locations of these had to be recorded and reported back to the client.

Fastsource, Strategic Group, Penistone.

ECS Ltd were asked by our repeat client Fastsource, the earthworks contractor, to undertake site surveys and earthworks setting out. A tight site with very deep remediation works for a new housing development. Encountering a lot of obstructions, we worked closely with the site team. Due to the nature of the remediation we arranged multiple visits to continually monitor earthwork movements and setup profile levels in preparation for piling.

Jones Bros, Welbeck Landfill Site, Wakefield.

ECS Ltd continued our support of Jones Bros with the construction of a new 200m long side wall extension. We were employed to undertake pre-start and final surveys along with CQA surveys and setting out, working directly with the machine operators to form the shape and control levels.

Brooks and Wood, Center Parcs, Nottingham.

Setting out for new biomass generator, bulk earthworks and civil engineering including 2 mile long underground supply pipe crossing A614.

Jones Bros, Bennett Bank LFS, Barrow in Furness

Surveying and setting out of 500,000 m2 restoration capping including periodic volume calculations.

Cube, Peckfield LFS, Leeds

CQA Monitoring of new landfill cell including point on point surveying.

JOM Construction, Airedale Lea, Eastburn

A Miller Homes development of 147 new homes. ECS have provided setting out throughout the project including; roads, drainage, foundations and retaining walls.

TR Civil Engineering, Rolls Royce, Barnoldswick

Construction of new facility at Rolls Royce’s Barnoldswick plant.

Haverhill Technology Park, Suffolk

AJ Morris Ltd has employed ECS Ltd to act as visiting Site Management, Surveyors and Setting Out Engineer on a £200,000 earthworks package for Breheny Civil Engineering at Haverhill, Cambridgeshire. The project will be completed in 8 weeks. We will be liaising with Breheny site staff providing method statements & risk assessments, programmes, earthworks setting out, surveying, volume calculations, productions, valuations and any other requirements requested by AJ Morris, Breheny or the Client.

C.A.Blackwell, Hindlow Quarry, Buxton

6 monthly production measure survey.

Jones Bros. (Ruthin) Civil Engineering

ECS are pleased to add Jones Bros to our growing client list and have taken control of the CQA survey records for several of their sites throughout the UK.

Enabling works for 70 Acre Industrial Development, Leeds

Setting out and measurement including maintaining complete site CQA records of spoil movements and testing. The site enabling works involves a muckshift of approximately 300,000m3 and the removal underlying coal deposits.

Possil, Glasgow

Brown field site in remediation involving the selective excavation of all made ground and re-engineer with lime modification. All setting out and progress monitoring by ECS as well as muck shift consultation role.

Housing development, Harrogate

ECS provided all line and level setting out for all earthworks on this small development of 6 high specification houses. Site Plan PDF

Hyde Park, London

As built surveys and measurement of 50 acre re-turfing.

South Witham Quarry, Grantham

Restoration of an end of life quarry to final restoration contours, involving a 250,000m3 muck shift. ECS monitored production by monthly surveys and set up the machine GPS control.

AJ Morris Contracting – Salford Flood Improvement Scheme

Located in the centre of Salford this contract is to reduce the level of existing sports pitches to create a controlled flood plane. Site Engineering and Surveying is being carried out for AJ Morris Contracting using traditional setting out methods together with GPS machine control.

GRK Civils – Hull, Sheffield and Rotherham

We are looking after the Site Engineering on various jobs for GRK Civils ranging from new build schools to private sports facilties. The works involve mainly RC structures, deep drainage and roads/car parks.

AJ Morris Contracting – Coston Lakes, Leicestershire

Working with our partner AJ Morris Contracting, Coston Lakes was a 10 week contract that took place between May and July ’15, and saw us provide site management and engineering. The contract was to build three new lakes for the client Buckminster Estates and re-contour the site with the resulting overburden to form new tree planting areas.

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