Case Study


University of Nottingham

Client: G F Tomlinson & Sons Ltd

Location: Advanced Manufacturing Building, University of Nottingham

Contract Value: £500,000

Dunton Environmental Ltd was appointed by G F Tomlinson Buildng Ltd in July 2016 to carry out shallow earthworks, remediation and verification testing prior to development of a new Advanced Manufacturing Building, located in the southern part of the Jubilee Campus Extension of the University of Nottingham, Derby road in Nottingham.

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G F Tomlinson is a family-run construction firm that has grown to become one of the Midlands most respected and recognised brands in the industry sector.

Following all set specifications, Dunton Environmental executed the –

  • Excavation and treatment of 600m3 of soils containing free product with Bio accelerator™.
  • Treatment of encountered groundwater prior to re-use for dust suppression.
  • Excavation of asbestos impacted soils and removal and disposal of asbestos containing material.
  • Removal and disposal of 324m3 of Horsetail from the south eastern site boundary alongside the river.
  • Re-engineering of the ground surface including cut and fill to requested levels and highways standards, and the construction of pile mats.

“We found Dunton to be a professional and competent subcontractor who performed to programme throughout, adhered to health & safety requirements and provided an excellent service. We were very satisfied.”

Tim Smith
Quantity Surveyor