Remediation and Earthworks

Client / Kier Construction
Site / Newhaven UTC
Value / £1.1m
Timescale / 11 weeks


Sanctus were employed to carry out the remediation, earthworks and enabling works at a former shipping yard in Newhaven Docks. The listed former marine workshops were converted into the state-of-the-art college buildings.

The works package included;

  • Remediation design and regulatory approval
  • Licensed buried asbestos removal
  • Reduced level excavations to construction formation levels
  • Excavations within listed buildings
  • Asbestos control measures and daily air monitoring
  • Capping layers and piling mats
  • Offsite disposal of all construction arisings
  • Validation and verification reporting.