Cornwall’s Demolition Experts

For residential buildings to industrial projects.

Clearance of the site of the Pro Surf Shop, Newquay after a major fire.

Active Groundworks are your local specialist in demolition work. We take on residential and industrial work, from partial dismantle projects to full ground clearances. Our experienced and qualified team will guide you through the process and will advise you on health and safety, planning regulations, waste disposal and recycling.

Environmental Green Policy.
With our experience we can utilise the correct size machinery and waste transfer vehicles to release less pollution to the environment, this is only one of our ongoing commitments to the environment. We also aim to recycle as much as possible, from crushing materials for refuse in the construction industry to reclaiming products for resale and reuse.

When planning your project the word ‘Asbestos’ will strike fear into the most hardy of site managers. Active Groundworks offer surveying and sampling for the licenced removal of asbestos, so rest at ease, we have it covered.

With constant changes to the construction industry best codes of practice, we are constantly updating and training staff to be as safe and efficient as possible. All our operatives have a minimum of CSCS up to SMSTS and NVQs.

Clearance of the site of the Pro Surf Shop, Newquay after a major fire.

Health and Safety.
With every project we are 100% fully committed to ‘Safety First’. Starting with producing a full risk assessment and method statement we cover all aspects to upkeep our ‘zero’ accident statistic.

Active Groundworks are mindful of our surroundings and take great care in reinstating the area in which we work, back to its original condition as if nothing was ever there.

Emergency Response.
In the most harrowing of times and when reactive professionalism is paramount, Active Groundworks can assist with sensitivity and understanding. From fire to flood, we can assist and will work with insurance companies to make things easier in times of trouble.

Where We Work.
Active Groundworks are happy to take on any project throughout Cornwall. We work from our offices in Truro but are happy to travel to any location from: Landsend, Penzance, Marazion, St Ives, Hayle, Helston, Camborne, Redruth, Falmouth, Truro, St Austell, Newquay, Wadebridge, Bodmin, Liskeard to Launceston – No job too big, no job too far.

Read our useful article, featuring advice you should consider if you are looking to demolish a building in Cornwall >


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Clearance of the site of the Pro Surf Shop, Newquay after a major fire.


Clearance at Parkway Timber, near Bodmin after a major fire.

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