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Kingston University update 11 – construction of the colonnade underway

Offsite fabricated hybrid solution for the concrete frame Kingston University appointed RIBA award winning Grafton Architects for their new landmark teaching building for their Penrhyn Road campus in Kingston Upon Thames. The six storey building will be the [...]

Kingston University update 11 – construction of the colonnade underway 2018-07-13T15:58:12+00:00

Dakota Hotel 10 – level 4 brick faced precast concrete sandwich panels installed

Level 5 flooring units added and level 6 walls underway More architectural brick faced precast concrete sandwich panels for the Dakota Boutique Hotel project in Manchester have been delivered to site and erected as part of the building façade. PCE Ltd has [...]

Dakota Hotel 10 – level 4 brick faced precast concrete sandwich panels installed 2018-07-13T11:29:34+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

Dakota Hotel update 9 – level completed in only 2 weeks!

Level three of Manchester hotel complete PCE Ltd is currently installing the offsite engineered flooring units for level four of the forthcoming luxury five star Dakota Boutique Hotel project in Manchester. The structural elements of level three have now been completed, [...]

Dakota Hotel update 9 – level completed in only 2 weeks! 2018-07-13T11:28:36+00:00

“Winner of winners” recognition for PCE’s offsite engineered laboratory project

Offsite engineered concrete construction methods successfully address "significant" site challenges PCE Ltd was recently acclaimed as recipients of the Offsite Construction Awards Winner of winners award - beating over 200 other "pioneering projects" and "innovative products", according to a recent report [...]

“Winner of winners” recognition for PCE’s offsite engineered laboratory project 2018-04-30T14:02:07+00:00

Offsite Hybrid Structural Concrete benefits demonstrated at Town House

Kingston University project construction techniques in focus PCE was recently pleased to show Dr David Hancock, Construction Director at the Cabinet Office and Andrew Minson Executive Director of the Mineral Products Association, around the Kingston University Project to demonstrate [...]

Offsite Hybrid Structural Concrete benefits demonstrated at Town House 2018-04-17T10:42:00+00:00

Hundreds view “giant 3D jigsaw” at Kingston University open day

Mayor, students and members of the community see benefits of offsite Hybrid construction The Mayor of Kingston borough, Councillor Julie Pickering, paid her second visit to the site of Kingston University's new "flagship education building", just 10 months after [...]

Hundreds view “giant 3D jigsaw” at Kingston University open day 2018-04-05T10:48:39+00:00

PCE awards for offsite hybrid construction project in UK

Best practice in offsite construction The annual Offsite Construction Awards, "are a platform to showcase innovation, celebrate best practice and recognise overall expertise in offsite construction." The prestigious ‘Winner of Winners’ Award (being received by PCE's managing director Nickie [...]

PCE awards for offsite hybrid construction project in UK 2018-03-12T11:05:20+00:00

Kingston University update 9 – cantilever support structure

Hybrid construction approach highlighted The cantilever support structure above the main entrance to the new Kingston University London Town House has been completed, with PCE Ltd's Hybrid construction approach enabling an effective solution to what otherwise would have presented a considerable [...]

Kingston University update 9 – cantilever support structure 2018-07-13T15:56:53+00:00