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Considerate Contractors Award
Fantastic news! John F Hunt Demolition has been given the ‘Considerate Contractors Award’ for The Cambridge University Press Building! The Considerate Constructors Scheme was founded by the construction Industry in 1997 to improve its image and safety standards. The safety of our staff and those around us is critical, therefore John F Hunt is compliant with all regulations and fully committed to ensuring that this remains a key priority. John Ballantyne and the team have worked extremely hard to attain this...
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River Bed and Bank Lining and Armour Rock Revetment Works
Silverton Mill, Devon in 1933 & Silverton Mill before our Remediation team began demolition followed by the reconstruction of the River Culm.             Click the link below to read the full report. Silverton Mill
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Top of the safety charts
John F Hunt Remediation has received an ActsafE award from Bouygues UK for topping a safety league of 17 subcontractors working on various projects throughout the UK. Our score of 80% was achieved on the Willowfield Humanities College, Waltham Forest.  This recognition awards us for our exceptional levels of safety, health and environmental performance. The works involved sorting of landfill materials, delineation and pre-treatment of hydrocarbon contaminated soils and disposal of hazardous waste of the former scrap yard, commercial laundry and railway...
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The Group took part for the 3rd year running in the Little Britain Challenge Cup held in Cowes, Isle of Wight from the 12th – 15th September this year. The regatta, only open to those directly related to the construction industry consisted of 5 different classes competing in 5 races over the 4 days. Within our class, IRC 1 which had seven competitors in total we achieved a very impressive 4th place overall, much an improvement from last year! Clients and employees took to...
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John F Hunt Achieves Demolition Safety Accreditation
Congratulations to John F Hunt Demolition Limited, having achieved BS OHSAS 18001 registration on the 15th July 2013. This highly prestigious award included two thorough external audits of our Health & Safety Policies, procedures and supporting documentation as well as an on-site audit to assess the level of implementation at the former Co-op building in Dartford. This achievement proudly sits alongside our other awards: BS EN ISO 9001: Quality Management Systems BS EN ISO 14001: Environmental Management Systems The auditor commented “This project is...
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John F Hunt Whisper Generators Hired at World War Z Premier
The Power Services division of John F Hunt recently acquired new 1400 kva whisper generators. Almost as soon as they were delivered, they were hired out to power the stage and lighting at the London film premier of World War Z. We recently purchased four sets of the generators, which are the quietest containerised sets available in the UK currently.  The super silent generators come complete with synchronisation capabilities which means up to twenty can be connected to form a mini...
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John F Hunt Raises Money for Charity
John F Hunt is pleased to announce that our charity sponsored event successfully raised £55,882! The inaugural Birdshot Uveitis Charity Clay Pigeon shoot and auction was held this May, and sought to raise money for the Birdshot Uveitis Society, a charity that offers support and research towards the rare autoimmune eye disorder, helping to prevent needless loss of sight. The event was comprised of a clay pigeon shoot in the morning, followed by lunch, an auction and prize giving in...
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Considerate Contractors Gold Award
We are pleased to announce that the City of London has rewarded our Demolition division with the prestigious considerate Contractors Gold Award for their performance on the project at 5 Broadgate. The Gold Award recognises that the Code of Good Practice has consistently been exceeded throughout the life of the project.  It reflects a spirit of price, an awareness of the needs of the passing public and regard for the surrounding environment. The Considerate Contractor Scheme’s objective is to encourage operations on...
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Demolition Health and Safety on Site Reward Scheme

Demolition On Site Safety Award Three operatives from our Demolition team working on the strip out and demolition project at 18-20 Grosvenor Street in London have been awarded with high street vouchers for their outstanding contribution towards construction health and safety and behaviour on site throughout the lifecycle of this project. . Our Hazard card reward scheme was introduced by John F Hunt to encourage good behavioural safety on site. The scheme raises awareness for construction site safety and also...
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John F Hunt: Integrated Management System Through ISO 14001/ BS OHSAS 18001
John F Hunt Hire Services, incorporating Hire Centres, Plant Hire, Power Services and Thameside Lifting, is pleased to announce that we have achieved registration to ISO 14001:2004 (Environmental) and BS OHSAS 18001:2007 (Occupational Health & Safety).  The above registrations have been developed to comply with the ISO 9001:2008 (Quality) registration awarded to Hire Services in October 2012 to facilitate an Integrated Management System. The establishment of these systems has enabled our Hire Services division to review all of our business and...
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