Happisburgh Lighthouse

Removal of paint from a large staircase

Happisburgh lighthouse paint removal using low pressure dry blasting

VariBlast were approached by Happisburgh Lighthouse Trust to remove all measured areas of existing, internal missionary paint coatings from all stone and concrete staircase soffits and step edging.

The works were successfully completed using low pressure dry blasting techniques, ensuring no damage or de-facing of the existing substructure occurred.



  • Happisburgh, Norfolk


  • Happisburgh Lighthouse Trust

Principal Contractor:

  • VariBlast Ltd


  • 3 Weeks

Completion Date:

  • December 2015

Services Used:

  • Low Pressure Dry Blasting

Materials Used:

  • Olivine Blast Media