Our groundworks team work with our major construction project teams across the region, ensuring it is all controlled in-house.

We have more control over the quality and programme of the works, and the scope to value engineer.

Groundworks comprise of stripping out the site, reducing level digs, forming piling mats, installing roads and drainage, constructing formworks and foundations, installing service trenches, preparing pile caps, setting out the site, all enabling works, cabin bases, footpaths, temporary fencing, concreting floors.

Sewell’s proactive approach means great partnership working and we’re all really pleased with the overall outcome.

Paul Cook, Strategic Programme Manager in the Capital Development Team, University of Leeds

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