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Shanco Case Studies

Our case studies section showcases diverse projects, highlighting our innovative solutions and the tangible results achieved in enhancing infrastructure and client satisfaction.
July 23, 2024

Glory Farm Primary School – Foundations, Drainage, Services & Externals for a new 8 bay modular classroom block

Commercial Glazing Modular (CGM) is a company with extensive experience in providing commercial glazing services, primarily to the education and healthcare sectors. Recently, CGM expanded its business to include modular construction. On the recommendation of a modular consultant with whom they had previously collaborated, CGM engaged Shanco for a significant school project.
July 22, 2024

Supporting The UK Police Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum – Staffordshire

The Police Arboretum Memorial Trust, founded in 2013, aimed to raise £4M in order to build a memorial to represent and show respect to the dedication, courage and sacrifice of its members who have died while performing their duties. We at Shanco Contracts had the honour of working alongside the principal contractor on this poignant yet rewarding project.
June 26, 2024

Freshpak Barnsley Benefits From New Bunded Area

Freshpak Barnsley, a leading industrial facility, required the construction of a robust bunded area to take delivery of the new effluent treatment plant. The Main Contractor entrusted Shanco, renowned for its expertise in groundworks, to undertake the expansive scheme.
June 17, 2024

Navigating Logistics and Strict Restrictions: HMP Modular Building

Shanco, renowned for its expertise in groundworks and large number of operatives with Security Clearance, was contracted to provide essential groundwork services and new service trenching for a CAT C Prison facility. 
May 7, 2024

Installation of New Site-wide Services to HMP Facility Coinciding with Shanco Works for Expansion

This case study will highlight the successful completion of the site-wide service trench within the programme, resulting in positive feedback from the site manager.
April 30, 2024

EV-ready Car Park & Efficient Street Lights for the Ministry of Justice

As part of its commitment to sustainability, the MOJ built a new 30-space car park with integrated street lighting and EV charging points alongside Shanco’s simultaneous works within the facility. This case study outlines the planning, design and implementation of the project, highlighting the benefits and challenges faced during its execution.