Some of our employees remember demolishing our first gasholder in the late 1990s. Since that date, our staff have demolished over 25 throughout England and Wales, giving the company an enviable and probably unsurpassed experience within this field in the country.
During this time we have dismantled the following types of holder:
- Above and Below Ground Column Guided
- Above and Below Ground Spiral Guided
- Semi-buried Column and Spiral Guided
- Rope Insulation, Lagging and Yarns
- Man Gasholder (Internal floating piston)
Gasholder demolition specialists
As part of the demolition/dismantling process, we have undertaken the dewatering, de-oiling, and desludging of holders. For the below ground holders, we have also carried out the backfilling of the tank and other site remediation work as required.
Some of the contracts have been on “live” gas production facilities and have required extensive protection of overhead and below ground pipelines and structures.
Our expertise in this field has been recognised by National Grid and other organisations such as Structural Engineering practices that have engaged us to look at the feasibility and cost implications of several redundant gasholder sites throughout the UK.
Restricted access is also often a problem and as can be seen from the photograph, the Brokk 180 was just the tool to demolish this particular bridge that had been “covered” by the new replacement structure
Since inception, the Andy Bolton Demolition now has demolished over 20 bridges of all shape and size including, Road Bridges- A Road and Motorway, River Bridges, Rail over Road Bridges, Road over Rail Bridges, Viaducts,
As a leading Asbestos Removal Contractor based in the Manchester, we have experience of carrying out asbestos removal services since 1993, as a result of the never ending discovery of the hazardous material in the course of our
As a modern and professional Manchester demolition contractor, we have developed our capabilities to provide Facade Retention and Temporary Propping services within any Demolition Contract package. Working closely with our structural
Some of our employees remember demolishing our first gasholder in the late 1990s. Since that date, our staff have demolished over 25 throughout England and Wales, giving the company an enviable and probably
Within the Manchester demolition company, we have over 35 years of experience in the demolition of industrial and commercial buildings and structures. We therefore have market leading industry best practice and an unrivalled
CHEMICAL WASTE REMOVAL
Manchester Demolition can provide you with a safe, legal and dependable way to discard of hazardous materials. With over a decade of experience in waste management and our strict adherence to the Hazardous Waste
CRUSHING & SCREENING
Andy Bolton Demolition provide a complete range of hard and soft rock crushing solutions. With a large modern fleet of heavy machinery alongside crushers and screeners and highly experienced personnel
A combination of dismantling and demolition is often beneficial as it permits the recovery of assets, enabling these to be recycled, re-used or sold to offset the client’s costs.
Whether you are looking for a main demolition contractor, or simply machinery hire or consultancy, we are ready and waiting to ensure your demolition project is a complete success.
Our railway demolition experience started in 1993, when some of the more experienced in our team demolished our first road over Rail Bridge on the Liverpool St Station to Norwich line as part of the
Our team has been involved with the demolition of many High Rise Structures throughout the United Kingdom. The range of structures has also been extensive, such as: