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    Milliners Wharf, Manchester - Cradle/Reach and Wash Window Cleaning Manchester Case Study

    Here's how our Cradle and Reach & Wash Window Cleaning teams carry out window cleaning at Milliners Wharf in Manchester.


    Milliners Wharf comprises of 261 apartments and is located in New Islington a vibrant new Millennium Community in Manchester. These fantastic canal side apartments have been finished to a high specification with large picture windows and balconies. New Islington is within a 5 minute walk to the City Centre or one stop on the Metro to Piccadilly Station. The neighbourhood benefits from a state of the art healthcare centre, pharmacies, schools, shops, bars, restaurants, a water park featuring houseboats, a public park and is also within a short walk of Etihad Stadium home to Manchester City Football Club and Sport City, the stadium where the Commonwealth Games were hosted.

    Equipment and Staff Deployed

    • 2 x Qualified cradle operatives
    • 2 x Reach & Wash operatives
    • 1 x Ground supervisor
    • 2 x Fall arrest harnesses
    • Safety lanyards
    • Exclusion zones

    Cradle Window Cleaning in Manchester and the North West - HCS Cleaning Services

    Works Carried Out

    This building is cleaned via cradle/BMU window cleaning methods by our team of qualified cradle operatives, some inaccessible areas require us to use Reach & Wash methods. Issues faced on this particular project include factors such as, high footfall at ground level, this is managed by placing exclusion zones below the working areas. Another factor which needs to be considered are adverse weather conditions.

    Before we carry out any work, comprehensive site-specific Risk Assessments & Method Statements are provided along with a full Health and Safety information pack.