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Vulcan Mill update 2 – stair cores, basement columns and Deltabeams

Basement level construction gets underway in Manchester PCE Ltd has begun work on the Hybrid structure which will form the basement of the final phase of the Vulcan Mill residential development in Manchester. It consists of precast concrete columns, [...]

Vulcan Mill update 2 – stair cores, basement columns and Deltabeams 2018-08-22T15:14:28+00:00

Dakota Hotel update 6 – level 1 walls and Delta Beams installed

Bathroom pods lifted into hotel rooms in Manchester PCE Ltd has now installed and grouted all the level one walls on the new Dakota Boutique Hotel project in Manchester. Bathroom pods are being moved into position now that the level [...]

Dakota Hotel update 6 – level 1 walls and Delta Beams installed 2018-07-13T11:26:29+00:00

Paradise Circus update 9 – Delta Beam frame installation

Birmingham construction project demonstrates precast advantages Carillion is the main contractor for the enabling, infrastructure and demolition work on the Paradise Circus redevelopment project site and also secured the contract for the first building at Paradise – One Chamberlain [...]

Paradise Circus update 9 – Delta Beam frame installation 2018-07-13T16:11:51+00:00

Capella update 15 – integration of precast façade

Complex services strategy pays dividends The Capella Laboratory in Cambridge is being constructed by PCE Ltd using two cranes on a confined site - with a relatively small footprint between two existing and in-use facilities.  The building is being designed [...]

Capella update 15 – integration of precast façade 2018-07-13T15:35:09+00:00

Paradise Circus update 3: first Delta beam installed

Innovative design in tandem with hybrid construction The first Delta Beam is now being installed by PCE Ltd in Birmingham City centre as part of the 17 acre Paradise Circus redevelopment project. Over 2,500 precast concrete and structural steel [...]

Paradise Circus update 3: first Delta beam installed 2018-07-13T16:14:52+00:00

Capella update 13 – final precast concrete columns installed

External glazed panels to follow next The last precast column has been erected on site at Capella, Cambridge, with the project still running on time. The facility is being constructed by PCE Ltd to provide world class scientific and [...]

Capella update 13 – final precast concrete columns installed 2018-07-13T15:34:05+00:00

Construction: why it pays to listen to on site team members!

Safety and accuracy considerably enhanced by Roy's innovative idea Roy Turner is an erection general foreman employed directly by PCE Ltd. An idea came to him while he was working  on the Lexicon Bracknell town centre redevelopment. Roy suggested his erection improvement idea [...]

Construction: why it pays to listen to on site team members! 2018-04-03T15:40:54+00:00

Capella update 5 – 250m³ of concrete into the retaining walls

Mechanical plant lifted into position Rapid progress onsite as PCE Ltd pump over 250m³ of concrete into the retaining walls of the Capella building in Cambridge - a building that has been designed to provide world class scientific and research [...]

Capella update 5 – 250m³ of concrete into the retaining walls 2018-07-13T15:14:32+00:00

Capella update 2 – first precast wall panel – only 4,134 units to go!

PCE developing smarter hybrid structural solutions The first basement wall panel have just been delivered to site at Project Capella in Cambridge - a building that has been designed to provide world class scientific and research facilities with a stringent [...]

Capella update 2 – first precast wall panel – only 4,134 units to go! 2018-07-13T15:14:07+00:00