Pountney Drive External Works




July 2014 – September 2014



General Scope

External hard landscaping works around social housing to make the enviornment safer and to aid the future maintenance of site.


  • Site clearance
  • Ironwork adjustment
  • Paving slab replacement works
  • Ground re-modelling and top-soiling
  • Brickwork repairs
  • Installation of street furniture
  • Construction of flexible asphalt footpaths
  • Construction of PCC slab mowing strips around footprint of flats
  • Land drainage and soakaways
  • Diversion and protection of existing services


  • Construction of various mowing strip designs to Value Engineer works.
  • Re-modelling of open spaces o reduce volume of imported soils to site.
  • Letter drops to local residents informing of works programme and disruption.
  • Regular meetings with Principle Contractor’s Liaison Officer.
  • Repair work broken down in to phases ensuring the construction works were undertaken in a safe manner, reducing the disruption and making it more convenient for the residents.

Customer Satisfaction


“Great job, great guys – well done!”
Mears Project Manager