Underground Experience Museum - Staffordshire

Underground Experience Museum - Staffordshire

The Museum is part of the former Chatterley Whitfield Colliery which is listed as an Ancient Monument.  The assignment was to make safe the Museum, following several collapses of the sidewalls, by total dismantling and recovery of contents.

The demolition contract covered; removal  of coal measures material; removal of concrete materials, stockpiling and crushing; recycling of steel materials; recovery of all underground machinery and artefacts for subsequent restoration and display.

Wardell Armstrong was responsible for production of contract documents, supervision of site works and contamination testing and reporting.