Refurbishment of Speedy Hire, Newtown Road, Hove

Client: Selits Ltd
QS: Stiles Harold Williams
Engineer: Gyoury Self Partnership
Value: £465,000
Programme: 20 Weeks

The refurbishment of a dilapidated  asbestos clad industrial unit comprising the replacement of the cladding to the roof and external walls, rebuilding of some external walls, internal demolition and the provision of a new office and washroom facilities.  The project included the replacement of the entire mechanical and electrical installations and renewal of all internal finishes. Externally a substantial retaining wall alongside the dis-used railway sidings was rebuilt, drainage runs replaced, areas of the  concrete hardstanding to the car park remade and the entire area  covered with a new tarmac finish.