From constructing a caravan park from a green field site to putting land drains into a playing field our skilled workers have the experience and knowledge to fulfil and wide range of projects.
HFN can advise on the most appropriate drainage system, offering a design and construction service. Options available to you include:
HFN has the capability, equipment and experience to undertake any major earthworks project. Using our own specialist range of heavy machinery and plant including dumpers, 360° excavators and tracked excavators from 1 tonne to 20 tonne, our on site team of qualified civil engineers will manage the project from start to finish, taking into account environmental sensitivities and keeping waste and disruption to an absolute minimum. All our operators are formally trained, tested and certified to the industry standard.
Type of work undertaken includes: top soil stripping and subsoil formation, through to major cut and fill operations, subsoil stabilisation and re-spreading of topsoil.
Design and construction of lakes, ponds and water features in the landscape.
HFN specialise in all environmental requirements for lake construction and restoration.
HFN undertake all types of inland lake dredging projects, silt removal and contaminated algae sludge.
We have a wide range of equipment to undertake this type of work, ranging from long range excavators, grab excavators, to specialised floatation machinery. We carry out these types of projects in various public open spaces either removing the slit off site to registered landfill sites or left on site to dry out.
HFN also specialise in the construction of lagoons, lakes and wetlands for agricultural, fishing farms and recreational uses.
At HFN we construct sympathetic paving and cityscape schemes to help improve the aesthetic appearance of our urban spaces, whilst taking into account the fine balance between environmental sustainability and the social and economic needs of the site.
Our work combines modern engineering techniques and state of the art design and materials with traditional craftsmanship to help ensure we meet the needs of individual clients and authorities. Urban and inner regeneration projects range from maximising space for pedestrians, parking and other amenities, to environmental projects and planting schemes.
At HFN we use a range of surfacing materials and components during our landscape and engineering projects including macadam, bitumen and chippings, rubber crumb, play tile and the HFN resin bond and resin bound surfacing systems.
Our skilled workers have the experience and knowledge to deal with a wide range of surfacing requirements, from contemporary and attractive, safe and durable, through to hardwearing and practical suitable for:
Ground stabilisation following local de-forestation, to avoid possible land slippage
Re-grade the moorland face and support the gradient with gabion baskets, backfill with local granite stone
All works carried out by HFN team of specialist hardworks operators using 15 tonne 360° HFN excavators
Works value £100,000
HFN were appointed as Principle Contractor for this contract.
Extensive dredging and pond clearance work undertaken
Further tree and shrub clearance works undertaken to adjoining stream courses
Contract completed on time and to the satisfaction of the Environment Agency.
Project Value £60,000.
HFN operated as Principle Contractor for the external hardscape works within this project.
A major refurbishement to the flats themselves was undertaken by others.
Majority of works undertaken by HFN's own skilled workforce, including gas points, earthing rods, fire hydrants, drainage and bollards, in co-ordination with lighting and CCTV companies, controlled and monitored by HFN delivered the project to budget and within timescales.
Project Value: £500,000.
HFN were appointed Principle Contractor to undertake the construction of a new churchyard entrance at the south east corner of the public car park, in Knowle
These works involved small scale demolition, site clearance, excavation and filling to foundation trenches, block and stone work construction, hardcore sub-bases to paving’s and tarmacadam works.
HFN were also appointed to conduct phase two of the works programme which involved the excavation of all existing footpaths and installation of new timber edging, sub-bases and tarmacadam followed by new resin bond surfacing works.
Works value £25,000
HFN were appointed as a nominated sub-contractor to Connaught’s by Sandwell Homes.
Project Value £340,000