Miramar Nursing Home

Demolition project background

After completing all of the phased enabling and demolition works over a number of years at the live nursing home for Denne Construction, DDS Demolition successfully tendered the demolition of the final section of the Care Home following the construction of the new replacement facility.


  • Establish welfare facilities, etc
  • Erect Heras fencing where necessary to create a demolition exclusion zone
  • Confirm isolation and termination of services in the building – liaise with Denne Construction
  • Remove asbestos and other hazardous materials
  • Soft strip furniture, fixtures, fittings and non-load bearing structures
  • Demolish buildings to underside of slab
  • Breakout foundations to a depth of 1.5m
  • Batter edges to voids
  • Remove all demolition, rubbish and soft strip materials arising
  • Erect a timber hoarding on post demolition

Achievements & Successes

  • This building was centered in a highly built up residential estate requiring careful consideration of the local residents and management of the works as not to effect their environment.
  • DDS demolition carried out the works to budget and programme with no affect the working environment to the day to day running of the adjoining live care home.
  • Complete Client Satisfaction.