Sugar House Island
Location & Overview
John F Hunt Regeneration undertook the role of principal contractor on the £75 million regeneration project in Stratford, London. The site had previously accommodated heavy industrial usage, their legacy comprising underground storage tanks, pipelines, ducts, pits, and soakaways in addition to a residual process plant associated with a former oil terminal, printing ink and tar works. Significant pollution issues were present, including dense non-aqueous phase liquids in the form of coal tar in soils, heavy and light hydrocarbons, solvents, and creosote in the underlying gravels. Site preparation, remediation, and infrastructure of 10 hectares of former industrial land, including former gas works, printing, and dye works.