Chapel Wharf updates

//Chapel Wharf updates

Chapel Wharf update 11 – 3,400 offsite engineered precast units in 37 weeks

33% of the precast concrete units installed for residential construction project PCE’s offsite Hybrid engineered approach to construction (HybriDfma) requires a reduced on-site workforce, provides enhanced Health and Safety, and ensures speed of construction and a high quality build. [...]

Chapel Wharf update 11 – 3,400 offsite engineered precast units in 37 weeks 2018-07-13T16:36:22+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 10 – a 21 tonne 10.21m wide precast unit arrives on site

Delivered on a "just in time" basis Clear blue skies over Manchester witnessed the installation of the heaviest internal precast concrete wall unit to date at Dandara’s Chapel Wharf project in Manchester.  PCE Ltd are the specialist design [...]

Chapel Wharf update 10 – a 21 tonne 10.21m wide precast unit arrives on site 2018-07-13T16:35:36+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 9 – how all this can be achieved with only 38 on site staff

The benefits of leaving behind the "traditional" construction approach A total of only thirty eight employees from PCE Ltd, comprising of highly skilled site operatives and technical and site management, are located on site currently at Chapel Wharf, Salford. [...]

Chapel Wharf update 9 – how all this can be achieved with only 38 on site staff 2018-07-13T16:35:11+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 8 – 2,900 offsite precast units in 34 weeks

How offsite manufacture keeps onsite construction moving The on site construction of Chapel Wharf, a residential project in Salford, Manchester for developer Dandara, is making considerable and rapid progress. PCE Ltd has been engaged as the specialist design and build [...]

Chapel Wharf update 8 – 2,900 offsite precast units in 34 weeks 2018-07-13T16:34:45+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 7 – PCE team scoops monthly safety award

Top of the safety league at Manchester construction project PCE Ltd's Team has won the monthly Chapel Wharf  project Health & Safety Award for April 2018 - being the top of the league table with 61 points. Pictured above [...]

Chapel Wharf update 7 – PCE team scoops monthly safety award 2018-07-13T16:33:35+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 6 – offsite design and build

Collaborative approach with Sir Robert McAlpine PCE Ltd's collaborative approach with Main Contractor Sir Robert McAlpine will result in the four precast concrete structures, costing approximately £24 million, being erected on site over a 22 month programme. Dandara's 995 build to [...]

Chapel Wharf update 6 – offsite design and build 2018-07-13T16:33:18+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 5 – crosswall construction with precast concrete

Offsite manufacturing benefits evident in Manchester PCE Ltd's work is continuing apace at Dandara's build to rent apartment scheme at Chapel Wharf in Salford, Manchester, where the benefits of offsite manufacture are becoming evermore apparent. The development, which ranges [...]

Chapel Wharf update 5 – crosswall construction with precast concrete 2018-07-13T16:32:58+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 4 – level 7 construction underway

New levels on blocks A and B PCE Ltd are now underway with the construction of level 7 of Block A and level 6 of Block B at Dandara's build to rent apartment scheme at Chapel Wharf in Salford, [...]

Chapel Wharf update 4 – level 7 construction underway 2018-07-13T16:31:18+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 3 – offsite precast manufacturing benefits

Significant carbon footprint reduction resulting Developer Dandara's 995 build to rent apartment scheme at Chapel Wharf, a 4.2 acre site adjacent to the Lowry Hotel and between the River Irwell and Chapel Street in Salford, Manchester, is currently [...]

Chapel Wharf update 3 – offsite precast manufacturing benefits 2018-07-13T16:30:29+00:00

Chapel Wharf update 2 – precast concrete panels arrive onsite

Crosswall construction for Manchester project The Chapel Wharf development will consist of four high rise apartment blocks that comprise the development, ranging from 13 to 23 storeys in height. The scheme has been designed by Architect Axis Mason and [...]

Chapel Wharf update 2 – precast concrete panels arrive onsite 2018-07-13T16:29:49+00:00