B&Q Blackpool

Client B&Q

Principle Contractor RG Group

Main Contractor IFS

Value £43K

Duration 8 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 were awarded this contract on the success we achieved at Altrincham in Cheshire.  Blackpool was our 2nd contract for RG Group

Working 24 hr shifts for 8 days, this project required the complete strip out of a recently closed B&Q store. Working to a strict deadline, in congested work areas, together with close collaboration with other sub-contractors.

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 successfully managed the geographical challenges of running the project meeting all deadlines and service standards.

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

IFS undertook a total of 310-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.