Description of Project Henley’s Jetty was built in 1906 when W. T. Henley started a subsea telegraphic cable works company in Northfleet. With over 100 years of ships docking at the jetty, the cable company decided to relocate the business to Sandwich, due to the modern day ships being too large for the shallow waters … Continue readingPosted in Case Studies | Comments Off on Homes and Communities Agency
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Description of Project Danley Middle School, Sheerness was built in 1911. In 2009 Kent County Council made the decision to demolish Danley Middle School in Sheerness. This was to bring the island up to date with the rest of the UK with the two tier system. Demolition works commenced in July to make way for … Continue readingPosted in Case Studies | Comments Off on Kent County Council
Description of Project We were required to demolish the 3 existing gas holders on Southern Gas Networks Tunbridge Wells site. This involved safely removing and disposing of the water and sludge that would have helped contain the gas during the everyday working of a gas holder. Once the water and sludge had been removed the … Continue readingPosted in Case Studies | Comments Off on Southern Gas Networks
Description of Project Dog Kennel Hill Primary School required the annexe building to be demolished to make way for a landscape garden, including a pond and decking area. This would enable the children to learn about the habitats of the different kind of species in a pond environment. Scope of Works Tree and bush removal … Continue readingPosted in Case Studies | Comments Off on Dog Kennel Hill Primary School
Syd Bishop and Sons are part of the wider Watch It Come Down group and we’re thrilled to announce that the group have been awarded the FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme) silver accreditation this month! And considering it isn’t handed out readily to just anyone, we’re very proud of this achievement and wanted to share … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on The Watch It Come Down group gets FORS Silver!
Syd Bishop and Sons help support Paul run the London Marathon! There is no denying that running a marathon is a huge commitment and achievement, with all the months of training and dieting to raise fitness levels, not to mention the mental preparation for the race. It’s a mammoth task that should not be taken … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Colleague running the Virgin London Marathon
Here at Syd Bishop and Sons we are proud to introduce our new monthly blog, aimed at keeping our clients and customers fully informed of all aspects of our work and company. As specialists in the fields of demolition, waste management and asbestos, you can be sure we have a wealth of experience and knowledge … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Welcome To The Syd Bishop News Page