I&R Demolition and Groundworks Ltd are a  family business operating nationwide.

We have many years experience in the Demolition and Groundworks industry with a first class record and reputation. Whilst being based in the North West our services are available nationwide having undertaken contracts all over the UK including London.

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I & R Demolition Preston offer highly skilled and qualified teams of Demolition operatives ensure all our sites run smoothly safely and completed to the customer’s requirements. With our determination for quality and service has led I&R Demolition & Groundworks Ltd to build strong working relationships with our clients having our oldest working relationships spanning 15 years, knowing they can rely on us to do a perfect job every time.Our highly skilled office staff are on hand to provide you with any help you require throughout the contract till completion including all relevant surveys and reports prior to Demolition works commencing.

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I&R Demolition & Groundworks Ltd are specialists in deconstruction and stripping out.From large scale distribution centres and working factories to new high street shop fit outs. Our activities include:Warehouse rackingConveyor systemsRemoval and relocation of heavy duty machineryTemporary ceilings and floorsNon load bearing wallsHeating systems including ducting pipes and air con systemsRedundant gas and water pipesElectrical cables including lighting and cable trays

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Health and Safety

We aim to lead and to establish best practice within areas of all our company activities.I&R Demolition Ltd aim to achieve a safe working environment for our staff, clients and general public, that is why we have a comprehensive health and safety policy based on current legislation and best practice for the sectors we operate in.We ensure all our staff have the correct training and have appropriate knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications to undertake work. All our staff are fully qualified CSCS, CCDO and CPCS operators so you can rest assured knowing your site is in safe hands.

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“Quality is of a very high standard”

“We have used I&R Demolition & Groundworks Ltd numerous times over 9 years on various types of projects including Demolition of redundant warehouses to constructing new lorry loading areas. Their work quality is of a very high standard and we can always rely on I&R to come up with new solutions and ideas to accomplish any job as efficient and to our required budget”

Martin Griffin – (Managing Director) Sutcliffe Play 

“professionalism, efficiency and quality of work”

“Scanlite Visual Communications Ltd has employed the services of I&R Demolition and Groundworks Ltd for over 7 years for a wide range of projects from the Demolition of our old factory to installation of new drainage system with bio tank. I&R have also undertaken and managed high profile projects for us nationwide on high security military bases. I would gladly recommend the services of I&R to anybody for their professionalism, efficiency and quality of work”

Dave Carter (Managing Director) – Scanlite Visual CommunicationsPlay 

“The team at I&R can always be relied upon”

“For over 15 years I&R Demolition and Groundworks Ltd have conducted many projects for Tetrad Ltd including large scale demolition of mill, warehouse and ancillary buildings to a full overhaul of our factory layout with new access roads, loading bays and drainage systems. The team at I&R can always be relied upon to complete any job efficiently to budget and to the highest standard possible, we hold I&R as our only contractor that we trust to have access keys to our site when work can only be undertaken on the weekend no other contractor is entrusted with this. Over the years the relationship between Tetrad Ltd and I&R has gone from strength to strength and will continue to grow in the future.”

Peter Sherliker (Director) – Tetrad Ltd 

I&R Demolition is fully conversant in all aspects of demolition. We are able to work in all situations, including city centres, residential, industrial and commercial.

We work to the highest standard ensuring that all demolition projects undertaken are managed correctly and that we comply with all legal legislations and requirements.We carefully plan and do fully intrusive surveys prior to any work starting to ensure that all safety aspects and timescales can be carried out in the most environmental manner and any restrictions are already resolved. We prepare and submit all documents relating to the particular project including detailed, site specific, Method Statements, a Construction Phase and Environmental Plan plus plans for Site Waste Management and Health and Safety issues.No job is too small, our team of professionals is an experienced, directly employed workforce, able to advise and execute simple or complex projects in the safest manner.I&R Demolition Ltd have an excellent reputation with nationwide companies and local authorities. We have been accredited for our health and safety, efficiency and professionalism on projects operating fully nationwide.

Our core business is demolition and we have many years of experience within the industry. I&R Demolition, whilst Preston based, work on projects throughout the length and breadth of the country. Services include:

General demolition – Hardcore crushing – Demolition of factories and mills – Industrial and commercial demolition – Strip outs for refurbishments – Recycled aggregates – Residential demolition – Site clearance – City centre demolition – Agricultural demolition – Groundworks