B&Q Altrincham

Client B&Q

Principle Contractor RG GROUP

Main Contractor IFS

Value £36K

Duration 6 Days

Working Hours Out of Hours

RG Group are a £300m turnover UK wide construction business operating within the retail, commercial and industrial sectors. They undertake both the construction, relocation and closing of major retail premises across the UK. IFS have just completed a store closure contract for RG Group’s B&Q project at Altrincham Cheshire.

Working 24 hr shifts for 6 days, this project required the complete strip out of a recently closed B&Q store. extensive isolation of the general retail areas to protect the public from potential harm during the works.

Working 12 hour shifts the IFS team worked closely with, and in support of, the RG Group’s Project manager.

These challenging projects require a reliable and skilled workforce. A committed and focused approach to meeting deadlines together with a high emphasis upon Health & Safety good practice.

The working environment is fast-moving and congested. Careful and detailed planning and collaborative working was the order of the day.

The works were successfully completed on time and to budget. The project was completed in challenging conditions, with no accidents or near misses.

IFS have clearly demonstrated its capability to both manage and deliver successfully fast moving and challenging projects.

IFS undertook a total of 210-man hours with zero incidents, accidents or near misses.

Communications were key to the success to the project and IFS staff achieved maximum visibility to the project management team.

At A Glance

• Strip out of recently closed B&Q store
• Successfully completed on time
• Successfully completed within budget
• 210 man hours
• No accidents
• No near misses