Simpson Park, Nottinghamshire

Developers

107 acres
of developable land
Up to 1,600
new homes
600 meters
of new on-site highways
17 acres
of remediated land
30 acres
of remediation to former coking works

BUILDING A PLACE FOR PEOPLE IN THE EAST MIDLANDS

The Project: Award-winning strategic housing development on a former colliery site, comprising:

  • Ground remediation including removal of contamination and underground obstructions
  • An internal link road enabling housing development
  • Up to 1600 new homes
  • New community facilities including primary school, family pub and public open space

Client: Harworth Group plc

Services Provided:

  • Project management
  • Design team management
  • Contractor procurement
  • Contract administration
  • Cost management

Key Achievements:

  • Planning consent secured on first 996 units
  • Successful demolition of colliery winding tower
  • Extensive remediation of former coking works site
  • Successful delivery of Phase 1 works to enable initial land sales

Project Solutions:

  • Close working relationship with engineers to successfully analyse risk
  • Close monitoring of overall development costs to ensure successful delivery of serviced parcels of land with minimal cost overruns
  • Successful contract management of works using the NEC form of contract