Specialist Service Provider for Demolition, Dismantling, Decommissioning, Asbestos & Hazardous Waste Removal.
Thompsons of Prudhoe are a national demolition and dismantling specialist, winning the title of “Demolition Specialist of the Year 2014” at the prestigious national Construction News’ Specialists Awards, being shortlisted as Finalists again in 2015, 2016, and shortlisted in the Category of Project of the Year under £1Million in 2017.
Over the last few decades we have developed a specialism in asbestos removal and dismantling work in high-hazard sectors such as chemical, petrochemical, oil, gas and pharmaceutical facilities, most of which were COMAH sites. The largest project we have undertaken to date has a Contract Value of over £25M.
• Certified by LRQA to:
• Accredited by:
Achilles Building Confidence and
• Members of the trade associations: ARCA, NFDC, FTA, ESA, BSC and NOF Energy
• Licensed by:
Health & Safety Executive (asbestos removal)
Environment Agency (waste recycling operations)
Office of the Traffic Commissioner / VOSA (fleet of 95 HGVs)
• Insured for:
£10m – Employer’s Liability
£10m – Public Liability
£10m – Professional Indemnity
£4m – Contractors All-Risk
Over 130 specialist operatives are employed directly by Thompsons in its demolition division. As a company, Thompsons of Prudhoe Ltd employs over 240 staff.
We are keen to promote safety, training and apprenticeships in the demolition sector.
Delivery of our commitment to excellence in safety, environmental and technical performance is demonstrated by our externally validated certifications, accreditations and our membership of the most appropriate trade associations for our business.
As well as high-hazard COMAH facilities, Thompsons of Prudhoe have carried out all types and sizes of industrial dismantling and demolition projects such as whole industrial estates, incinerators, distilleries as well as working in the nuclear sector for over a decade.
Whilst mechanical, civil demolition techniques are our core offering, we bring great experience of specialised techniques such as manual, robotic and the controlled felling of columns, chimneys and towers, as well as the rare use of explosives to bring down the largest or most difficult of structures on specialist industrial facilities.
Providing front-line site services for all varieties of projects for over 70 years, we bring the experience, professionalism and insight to deal with any logistical, multi-party co-ordination, community liaison and regulatory issues that might arise in any scheme, irrespective of geographical location.
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Demolition, Dismantling, Decommissioning, Asbestos & Hazardous Waste Removal.