Matthews (Sussex) Limited were contracted by Sheen Lane Developments to undertake a complete strip out of the former three storey office building known the Merck Building ready for conversion to residential units.
The former office building required to be completely stripped back to the original concrete frame. This entailed removing all fixtures and fittings, all redundant M&E, ceiling tiles / ceiling grids, removing all fixings back to the concrete, removal of all redundant plant, supporting load bearing walls and removing some partition walls. All floor tiles and raised computer flooring were to be removed, the former lift cars were to be dismantled, the redundant back up generator was to be decommissioned and taken off site.
All arisings from the works to be removed off site to various licenced facilities. These works were to be undertaken on a short programme in line with the refurbishment works to be undertaken by the client.