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Latest news about ongoing PCE projects

Dakota Hotel Manchester

  • Offsite engineered precast sandwich panels being installed at Manchester Hotel
  • Sandwich panels being installed by PCE at Dakota Hotel Manchester
  • The Manchester Dakota Hotel development forms part of the Evans Property Group strategic plan

Dakota Hotel 11 – the first sandwich panels for the final level

July 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Dakota Hotel 11 – the first sandwich panels for the final level

Manchester hotel project is nearing completion The first sandwich panels for the final level were recently installed at the nine storey five star deluxe hotel for the Dakota Boutique hotel chain which is being built on [...]

Kingston University Town House

  • Offsite fabricated hybrid construction by PCE Ltd
  • Precast concrete components on PCEs Town House project in London
  • Offsite engineered precast constrion by PCE in London
  • Insulation at Kingston University Town House
  • PCE has worked with main contractor Willmott Dixon on this London based project
  • PCE is working on a Design, Manufacture and Construct basis

Kingston University update 11 – construction of the colonnade underway

June 20th, 2018|Comments Off on 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 [...]

Paradise, Birmingham

  • Precast concrete units by PCE in Birmingham
  • PCE erecting their PreFastCore units at Paradise in Birmingham
  • PCEs PreFastCore construction at Paradise Birmingham
  • Offsite precast concrete construction by PCE in Birmingham

Paradise update 15 – combined lift and stair cores

August 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Paradise update 15 – combined lift and stair cores

Offsite engineered precast concrete modular units PCE Ltd are currently working on the 17 acre Paradise redevelopment project with a contract value approaching £5 million to design and build a two storey Hybrid structural frame at [...]

Chapel Wharf, Manchester

  • Precast concrete offsite engineered component at Chapel Wharf in Manchester
  • PCE Ltd is the specialist design and build contractor for the four tower blocks
  • PCE is constructing level 12 at Block A in Manchester
  • After 37 weeks on site PCE had erected over 3400 units
  • The high standards of construction being achieved by PCE are evident
  • Offsite construction methods at Chapel Wharf in Salford

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

June 18th, 2018|Comments Off on 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 [...]

Royal Holloway, London

  • PCEs structural steelwork at Royal Holloway University
  • Precast concrete, structural steelwork and insitu concrete
  • Precast concrete components and structural steel by PCE
  • New Department of Electronic Engineering being build by PCE Ltd
  • Royal Holloway University auditorium area under construction by PCE Ltd

Royal Holloway update 3 – precast and insitu concrete with structural steelwork

September 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Royal Holloway update 3 – precast and insitu concrete with structural steelwork

Collaboration is the key for successful project outcome The Hybrid construction approach adopted by PCE Ltd is very much in evidence during the latest construction phases the future home of the Royal Holloway University of London [...]

Bolton Interchange

  • 850 precast concrete units have been manufactured offsite
  • PCE Hybrid precast concrete units arriving on site

Bolton interchange update 2 – £48 million bus station podium

May 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Bolton interchange update 2 – £48 million bus station podium

Precast concrete units arrive on site The new interchange has been developed by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Bolton Council and will include a new bus station opposite the current train station in Trinity Street according to [...]

Mersey Gateway

  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 9
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 1
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 3
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 4
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 5
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 6
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 8
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete stairway by PCE 7

Mersey Gateway update 4 – assembling the precast concrete stairways

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Mersey Gateway update 4 – assembling the precast concrete stairways

Clifton Road Bridge stairways manufactured offsite PCE Ltd were appointed by VolkerLaser to replace six old large precast concrete staircase units at the Clifton Road Bridge in Runcorn and have supplied and installed their normally reinforced precast concrete replacements, which [...]

CEF, Durham

  • The lift and stair cores are constructed with PCE’s Prefastcore system
  • GT Flooring Unit have enhanced thermal resistivity
  • Over 290 precast concrete and steel beam components
  • GT Floor Unit design includes embedded pipework in the soffit
  • PCEs GT floor units are used in long span multi-storey car park construction

CEF Durham update 3 – GT flooring units provide structural frame solution

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on CEF Durham update 3 – GT flooring units provide structural frame solution

Programme savings and reduced floor thicknesses result The lift and stair cores are of CEF's new data, IT and marketing centre in Durham are being constructed with PCE Ltd’s Prefastcore system, which provides a safe, fast and dimensionally [...]

University of Lincoln

  • An anticipated onsite duration of less than 6 months
  • Student accommodation construction in Lincoln
  • 11 storey high precast student accommodation
  • Bowmer and Kirkland who are Main Contractor this construction project

Offsite techniques enable construction when space is at a premium

January 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Offsite techniques enable construction when space is at a premium

Three blocks of precast student accommodation The site of the most recent student accommodation project in Lincoln would present a real challenge with more "traditional" construction methods. The site is a particularly tight one, being [...]

Wrexham Police HQ

  • PCEs Hybrid Design and Build solution for a new Police Headquarters5
  • PCEs Hybrid Design and Build solution for a new Police Headquarters3
  • PCEs Hybrid Design and Build solution for a new Police Headquarters2
  • PCEs Hybrid Design and Build solution for a new Police Headquarters1
  • PCEs Hybrid Design and Build solution for a new Police Headquarters5

Wrexham Police HQ 2 – erection of the hybrid structural frame

July 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Wrexham Police HQ 2 – erection of the hybrid structural frame

A variety of structural precast components being utilised Erection of the hybrid structural frame has now commenced on site by PCE Ltd at Wrexham following their in-house design which led to a variety of structural precast [...]

Birmingham East Side

  • Birmingham East Side update 3 high speed offsite construction
  • PCE's Birmingham precast construction project progresses

Birmingham East Side update 3 – high speed offsite construction

May 26th, 2016|Comments Off on Birmingham East Side update 3 – high speed offsite construction

Precast concrete solution for student accommodation The Birmingham East Side Locks high rise student accommodation project is progressing at an impressive pace by utilising the offsite engineering solutions that have been constructed by PCE Ltd. East [...]