Case studies

See examples of our work and how we add value to clients projects by reading the case studies below.

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Land Quality case studies

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Northern Gate

At the end of summer 2022 NHBC’s Land Quality Service (LQS) team was commissioned by Bellway Homes North West to undertake a review of the proposals for the redevelopment of former farmland in Deeside, Wales into residential dwellings.

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Pinhoe Quarry

We initially worked with the client to review the remediation and earthworks proposals prior to outline planning consent being granted in 2012. The bulk of the earthworks were completed between 2014 and 2016, with the final works and geotechnical and environmental monitoring being completed in 2017.

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Harworth Group

NHBC’s Land Quality Service (LQS) team includes geotechnical and geo-environmental specialists who work to remove the uncertainty about whether a site is suitable for future housing development, including challenging brownfield sites.

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NHBC Accepts case studies

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Ultrapanel Building Technologies

The Ultrapanel ‘room in the roof’ System is a brand new precision engineered system that was created to meet the demands of volume residential housebuilders.

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Building with Porotherm clay blocks is an innovative method of construction with the reassuringly traditional values of clay material; it delivers versatile, high performance and sustainable walls.

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By securing NHBC Accepts we are able to demonstrate to industry colleagues and customers that our systems have been comprehensively reviewed by third party construction and insurance experts and found to be of the highest standard.

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We are the UK’s leading independent provider of warranty and insurance for new-built homes, but we also provide expert support for house-building and commercial construction with a range of products and services. 

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