Demolition Contractors in Derbyshire

As one of the leading demolition companies in the UK, we at Hughes and Salvidge pride ourselves on providing a full-service demolition solution to our clients and projects across the country, all from our home base in Portsmouth.

With over 50 years of experience under our belt, we know exactly how to tailor our projects to your specific needs and requirements, whatever they might be. We have countless skills at our disposal, from quality assurance and health and safety expertise to our innovative approach and environmental care track record and will use all of these to make sure your project is completed to the highest standards.

We’ll guide and inform you every step of the way with our specialised client-facing approach. We check in with all our clients during every phase of their project, from initial budget costing through to completion, in order to make sure you know how the project is progressing and that you’re satisfied with the work.

We aim to complete all our projects in Derbyshire safely and to the high standard that we are well-known for.

Demolition services in Derbyshire

We offer a wide range of demolition services to accommodate all of your requirements:

  • Airport demolition
  • Bridge demolition
  • Chemical plant demolition
  • City centre demolition
  • Industrial demolition
  • Large commercial premises demolition
  • Marine/Dockyard demolition
  • Ministry of Defence site demolition
  • Nuclear decommissioning and demolition
  • Pharmaceutical plant demolition
  • Public sector demolition
  • Refinery demolition
  • School demolition
  • Steel foundry demolition
  • Tower block demolition
  • University buildings demolition
  • Utilities demolition

Why choose us?

Awareness of our corporate social responsibility is of paramount importance at Hughes and Salvidge. We successfully manage all the actions we undertake at each of our Derbyshire projects to minimise any potential environmental impacts or risks on our site, and encourage our staff to do the same in their day-to-day roles. We also aim to recycle in excess of 95% of all demolition arising from our project sites.

Our social responsibility initiatives have also been recognised in the wider industry, with Hughes and Salvidge becoming the first demolition company in the world to be awarded the Carbon Trust Certification for our continued reduction of carbon dioxide in our demolition projects.

Also, we were awarded the Recycling and Environmental World Demolition Award for our work in Southampton, and for the creation of our company-wide Green Hands Initiative, in 2016.

Demolition projects in the UK

Former LG Factory, Newport – Demolition, site clearance, asbestos removal

Manchester Airport, Manchester – Demolition, soft-strip, site clearance

Chimney Demolition, Oxford – Demolition, explosive demolition, site clearance

Project Wellesley, Aldershot – Demolition, asbestos removal and site clearance

Rowner Renewal Demolition Project, Gosport – Demolition, asbestos removal and site clearance

Weston Parade, Southampton – Demolition and asbestos removal

Ford Motor Company, Southampton – Demolition and decommissioning

HMS Daedalus, Lee on Solent, Hampshire – Demolition, asbestos removal and site clearance

Louisburg Barracks, Bordon, Hampshire – Demolition, asbestos removal and site clearance

Reclamation of Future Skills Centre Land, Bordon, Hampshire – Demolition, land remediation and site clearance

East Street Shopping Centre, Southampton – Demolition, asbestos removal and site clearance


“Hughes and Salvidge provided a full package including the removal of all recyclable material. The project was executed very professionally from the outset and throughout. Exceptionally user friendly organisation and would not hesitate to recommend.” – Steve Higgins, Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire

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