25th October 2021 -We had an emergency call on 23rd October to help make safe a property that had seen a gas explosion in Portsmouth. Having to react quickly and help the council & gasboard secure the area, glad to say we have complete the works until their investigations are finished.
16th July 2021 -We are pleased to have taken delivery of our new Kobelco SK140SR-7.
6th March 2020 -Our site team at our Redhill project for Vinci Construction have received an 'Excellance Award' for their delivery on site.
27th November 2019 -Achieved a 'Perfect Delivery' on our Burrell House, Portsmouth project for Morgan Sindall.
27th September 2018 -Today we took delivery of our new Kobelco SK140SRL.
19th July 2018 -Another new Volvo! The EC300 EL arrives, another happy operator!
1st March 2018 -Another one! Our Volvo EC180 EL braved the cold weather and arrived.
26th February 2018 -The first of our new Volvo's delivered today. A brand new EC250 EL!
13th October 2017 -We are proud to announce we have been awarded 'Best Specialist Contractor' at the Property & Construction Awards 2017.
14th February 2017 -New McCloskey R70 Screener delivered today and straight to work on site!
28th October 2016 -Wessex Demoliiton has achieved the Achilles Building confidence standard.
5th October 2016 -Wessex Demolition get the first Volvo EC480 High Reach in the UK.
24th February 2016 -The big one arrives, our Volvo EC480E High Reach has been delivered to us!
18th January 2016 -Another Doosan to the fleet, DX300LC-5 is on the way.
15th January 2016 -Our second Volvo EC250EL arrived!
22nd December 2015 -We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
22nd October 2015 -Case Study for Lehnhoff Variolock Quickcoupler System used by Wessex Demolition.
7th August 2015 -We've got another one! Doosan DX63 has arrived.
31st July 2015 -The latest addition to our fleet - Doosan DX380.
25th June 2015 -We have excavators en route to Demo Expo 2015, come and see our machines in action!
11th May 2015 -Delivery of new Volvo FMX-420 (32 Tonne) Hook-Loading lorry.
18th March 2015 -Wessex take delivery of new Volvo FMX-420 Tipper Lorry.
28th January 2015 -Arrival of our newest addition to the fleet - Volvo EC300EL Excavator with Lehnhoff Quick-Coupler.
7th January 2015 -Delivery of our new Volvo EC250EL Excavator with Lehnhoff Quick-Coupler.
5th January 2015 -Wessex Demolition & Salvage have been selected as a finalist for the Construction News Demolition Specialist of the year award.
2nd January 2015 -We hope everyone had a Merry Christmas & we wish you all a Happy New Year!
20th November 2014 -Wessex Demolition start the dismantling works at Shepherd Printers, Portsmouth.
21st October 2014 -Purchase and collection of new Wessex Demolition Volvo FMX-420 (32 Tonne) Hook-Loading lorry.
30th July 2014 -Wessex Demolition awarded with STEM: Gold Level (Kent County Council Low Carbon Initiative), measuring and monitoring our environmental impacts and taking action to reduce them.
29th July 2014 -Delivery of our new Dust Boss (DB-60) Oscillation Unit.
14th May 2014 -Purchased (CAT2 80 tonne) Volvo FH 540 Bulker/Low Loader.
2nd March 2014 -Invested in a Oil-quick OQ70/55 for our Doosan DX255 Excavator.
11th December 2013 -Wessex Demolition were nominated by Hampshire Fire & Rescue Services and won the Partnership Award in the Annal Celebrating Success Awards 2013 held at their HQ in Eastleigh.
5th December 2013 -Acquired a Doosan DX140 LC Excavator & Doosan DX55 Mini Excavator.
12th July 2013 -
Acquired a Brokk 100 Robotic Demolition machine.
1st July 2013 -Partnership formed with Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service, Wessex Demolition will be assisting the training of fire-fighters in the Hampshire area, offering sites that have potential to be included in live fire training operations.
23rd January 2013 -Acquired a new Sandvik QJ241 Crusher.
17th January 2013 -Accredited with Safety Management Advisory Service (SMAS).
25th October 2012 -
Accredited within Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS).
25th September 2012 -Wessex Demolition & Salvage Ltd have been elected as members of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC).
December 2011 -Acquired 72 ton Doosan DX480 High Reach Excavator.