This project is a new build production facility for Gestamp an international group that manufactures parts for Jaguar, Land Rover, Toyota, BMW, Honda and many others. The new 550,000ft2 building will safeguard 800 jobs in the local area. The previous site use included a chemical works with significant historical contamination and relic structures, our works have included bio-remediation of soils and removal of previous structures.
The new works involve numerous 6m deep reinforced concrete press and conveyor pits. With the water table across the site varying from 1m to 4m deep extensive temporary works, dewatering and treatment of groundwater was required.