Ground floor (Car Park) – Contractors Compound Set‐up, Scaffold & Saw Cutting
  • Erection of the scaffold roof and gantry crane mechanism. Disturbance – some low‐level noise and disturbance from the use of hand and electric tools and manual handling of scaffolding.
  • Saw / Disk cutting of the car park slab. Disturbance – some medium level noise and disturbance from the use of large saw/disk cutting equipment into the concrete slab. Craning of sections.
  • Contractor deliveries to the site will be frequent, but measures are in place to control traffic flow – they are not expected to restrict the movements of delivery vans or visitors.
‐1 Basement (Lankester room) – Site Set‐up & Scaffolding
  • Erection of site hoardings, scaffold crash deck to support slab above to be removed. Disturbance – low‐level disturbance due to the use of hand and electric tools to form the hoardings. Some noise from handling the scaffold tubes.
  • Contractors will access the area via the fire escape stairs on the Abbot’s Kitchen side of the library.
‐2 Basement (The Stack) – Site Set‐up & Scaffolding
  • Erection of site hoardings, scaffold crash deck to support slab above to be removed. Disturbance – low‐level disturbance due to the use of hand and electric tools to form the hoardings. Some noise from handling the scaffold tubes.
  • Contractors will access the area via the fire escape stairs on the Abbot’s Kitchen side of the library.
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