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New 20 & 50 kva Generators, Secure Units & the New ‘Hybrid Power Generator’!
We have just taken delivery of some brand new 20 kva and 50 kva generators and a number of secure container units to house generators sized 20 kva up to 100 kva, giving our customers peace of mind that their generators are safe no matter where they are. The secure units are fully ventilated for exhaust extraction and come with a built in 1750 litre fuel tank in the base. Just to whet your appetite, we have also received our newly...
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100 Ton Crane Lift Kicks Off Demolition at Tottenham Court Road
John F Hunt Demolition undertook a 100 Ton Crane lift for raising new demolition equipment onto the 7th floor at the Tottenham Court Road project. Following the briefing, the team commenced positioning the Mobile Crane and outrigger mats in their correct locations clear of any service manholes or neighbouring basement walls. Once the crane was set-up and all checks performed, the communication via radio between the Banksman and the Crane operator began. Up went the 20 Ton Excavator, followed by three 5 Ton...
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Onwards and Upwards at John F Hunt Demolition
Congratulations to Andy Page who has just passed his Level 3 NVQ in Advanced Management entitling him to membership of the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and adding the accreditation ‘MInstLM’ to his title. Andy is undertaking his ‘Assessment of Professional Competence’ (APC) through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is hoping to sit his assessment in November to become a full Member, he’s also focused on increasing his ICIOB accreditation to ‘Member of the Chartered Institute of...
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Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro For Charity: Bill's Account
The trek began at the Rongai route entrance of the Kilimanjaro National Park. Our group, which consisted of 21 "equally stupid", I mean, "intrepid trekkers", made our way over the next 4hrs (at a rather pedestrian pace set by the porters) to the Myers Camp Site at 2760 mtrs above sea level. “This is going to be easy” we thought! The night was spent camping under the African night sky which was beautifully illuminated by the seemingly endless number of stars. Fantastic....
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The Demolition of Bedford Avenue Has Begun!
John F Hunt have started another prestigious project at Bedford Avenue, the team have successfully removed all Hazardous materials and soft stripped the building back to the structure. A fully sheeted scaffold has been erected to encapsulate our works, this scaffold not only provides protection but reduces our environmental impact to the surrounding neighbours. Within the building our temporary works engineers have designed and installed a temporary works propping system to the structure allowing the demolition equipment to be lifted to roof level. Before... After... Demolition...
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30 & 40 kva Generators ‘Power’ Landfill Builds Throughout the UK
John F Hunt Power are now the first choice supplier for a national company based in North Wales, who specialise in build work at large landfill sites. The average hire package comprises of a 40 or 60 kva generator and a single phase distribution board with a mixture of 16 and 32 amp sockets. These units are mainly used to run the on-site sleeping accommodation. The company have had up to ten sites on the go at one time and have hired...
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We Have A New Komatsu Excavator For Hire!
Our new Komatsu Excavator has a rounded profile with minimal protrusions at both the front and the rear. Its short tail swing radius is perfect for work in tight spaces whilst keeping a wide working range. The engine is EU Stage IIIB/EPA Tier 4 interim certified making it the perfect machine for the use in built up locations with emission restrictions. Along with the standard equipment the Komatsu PC138-10 Excavator also incorporates a rear camera, 3 meter dipper arm, large upper structure...
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Waste Management Award for Michael Tully
Michael Tully, an asbestos operative for John F Hunt Environmental, working on site at the Bradwell Nuclear Power Plant has been given a special award for his excellent management of asbestos on site. Here Michael is pictured receiving the award with Malcolm Brasted, Waste Manager and Demolition Manager on the left and Asbestos Manager Gary MacKnight on the right. Following a difficult period for waste management at Bradwell, our team has been praised by the Clients for managing and controlling the works...
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