DM Habens operates primarily in the public sector but also undertakes contracts for commercial sector clients. We regularly execute projects for:
Hampshire County Council / Portsmouth City Council / Portsmouth Diocese / Portsmouth NHS / Surrey & Borders NHS / West Sussex Community Solutions / Royal Hampshire County Hospital / Portsmouth University / Chichester University / Progress Housing / Isle of Wight NHS / Also directly for local schools, churches and architects.
The services we offer include:
Management Service to include Design / CDM Coordination / Design and Build / Onsite Supervision, including Health & Safety / Skilled Operatives / DDA Works / Fire Precautions Works / Joinery Production Workshop / Polishing Facilities to a Factory Finish / Mechanical Services / Electrical Services / CCTV Services / Groundwork
We have worked on various schools within the local community with works ranging from extensions, new builds, refurbishments, landscaping and playground equipment. We have carried out these works outside of term time as well as within an occupied school environment.
DM Habens healthcare projects include:
Hospital wards / Seclusion/ De-Escalation Rooms / Operating theatres / Care homes / Birthing Units/ Link Corridors / External Works / Canteen and Restaurant Facilities.
We are experienced in working in an operational environment where it is necessary to maintain the day to day capability of the hospital while the construction project is undertaken as well as being sensitive to the service needs. We have experience of delivering projects within Mental Health, Learning Disabilities, Health Centers and Hospitals.
We are experienced in working with both housing associations and private clients. Our private housing projects include, refurbishment, alterations, extensions and new builds.
Our work for housing associations includes residential care for people with special requirements and social housing. We have recently been carrying out a lot of external repair works including balcony, roof and communal stairwell repairs.
We have worked on a number of community projects for a variety of clients, these include community and children’s centres, church renovation and cafés. Our work on Yellow Kite Café in the heart of Southsea Castle and Highbury Community Centre are examples of where we excel in this area.
A CDM Co-ordinator must be appointed for most commercial construction projects under the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015.
DM Habens is a qualified CDM Co-ordinator with a comprehensive understanding of the design processes, health & safety issues, construction methods and legislation which are required for effective CDM Co-ordination.