Case Study – Leeds City Council

Case Study – Leeds City Council



Client: Leeds City Council
Location: Leeds International Swimming Pool, Leeds
Duration: 30 weeks
Project Value: £800,000


• Principal Contractor role

• Demolition and site clearance of former Leeds International Pool built in 1967

• Extremely confined site in Leeds City Centre adjacent to A58 Motoray

• Temporary road closures required

• Full height scaffolding and monarflex protection

• Dismantling and removal of plant and equipment

• High reach demolition techniques employed

• ‘By hand’ demolition required adjacent to existing buildings

• Complex roof structure involving precise demolition sequencing and temporary works

• Removal of boiler house and 25m concrete chimney with High Reach demolition technique

• Removal of slabs, foundations and basements across site

• Recycling of demolition waste

• Crushing, screening and stockpiling of demolition arisings for re-use

• Preparation of development platform


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