DHD operate a range of company owned and maintained crushing equipment, including rock crushers, which can handle all types of demolition building materials for safe disposal or recycling. Removes the need for a client to sub-contract crushing services.

CrushingCrushing , including concrete crushing, reduces the size or changes the form of waste materials for easier disposal or recycling. There are many different types of machinery designed to carry out specific crushing tasks including:

  • Jaw crushers
  • Cone crushers
  • Gyratory crushers
  • Impact crushers
  • Vertical shaft impactors


Disposal of materials from a demolition is often environmentally damaging. Crushing all rubble and demolition waste on site enables:

  • Waste brick and concrete crushed to client specification
  • Reuse as part of efficient and cost-effective regeneration
  • Reduced transportation

Concrete and hardcore are crushed into different grades of aggregate on site for reuse.

swadlincote3Duty of Care

All on site crushing machinery is operated by our fully trained and experienced demolition teams according to a full working method statement and specific risk assessment produced for all works.

DHD ensures that our waste crushing operations do not cause:

  • Risk to human health
  • Pollution to water, air or soil
  • Risk to plants or animals
  • Nuisance from noise, dust, fumes, smoke and odour
  • Adversely affect the countryside or places of special interest

Our compliance with strict industry regulations ensures that each and every crushing operation is successfully completed to the highest standards of environmental safety.