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Current projects 2018-08-23T13:38:58+00:00

Latest news about ongoing PCE projects

Dakota Hotel Manchester

  • PCE complete offsite manufactured hybrid solution within the contract period
  • PCE delivered certainty for client GMI Construction in Manchester
  • The whole PCE team involved with the project have been outstanding from start to finish
  • PCE Ltd has now completed the construction of the offsite engineered Hybrid frame
  • Brick faced sandwich panel façade for the new Five Star Dakota Boutique Hotel
  • PCE used their HybriDfma approach
  • The construction team has completed the offsite engineered Hybrid frame

Dakota Hotel 12 – Hybrid frame construction complete

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Dakota Hotel 12 – Hybrid frame construction complete

Hotel superstructure design and build in Manchester PCE Ltd has completed the offsite manufactured Hybrid solution within the contract period, delivering certainty for client GMI Construction. PCE's offsite engineered Hybrid frame included a brick faced [...]

Kingston University Town House

  • The architectural colonnade structure at Kingston University Town House
  • PCE worked to develop an offsite fabricated hybrid solution for the concrete frame
  • The use of offsite manufacture leads to an enhanced quality of the completed building
  • Construction of the hybrid structural frame using two tower cranes
  • The use of offsite manufacture leads to a faster on site build
  • Precast concrete units are accurately detailed to achieve the desired minimisation of joint details

Kingston University update 12 – external escape stair assembly

August 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 12 – external escape stair assembly

... and how temporary propping collars are being successfully utilised Rapid progress is being made with the  architectural colonnade structure on the site of the Kingston University Town House project near London. PCE Ltd worked with Willmott [...]

Durham University

  • Mount Oswald Student Accommodation Durham University

PCE’s HybriDfma solution for Durham University underway

August 21st, 2018|Comments Off on PCE’s HybriDfma solution for Durham University underway

Design and procurement of the offsite manufactured components has started Interserve Construction Ltd has appointed PCE Ltd to provide structural solutions on a design and build basis using an offsite manufactured crosswall construction and architectural [...]

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

  • PCE Ltd are building at Dandara's Chapel Wharf project in Manchester
  • PCEs method of Offsite manufacture requires a reduced on-site workforce
  • PCEs collaborative approach will result in the four precast concrete structures

Chapel Wharf update 13 – the top 5 offsite construction advantages

August 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Chapel Wharf update 13 – the top 5 offsite construction advantages

Crosswall construction with precast concrete Construction work by PCE Ltd is progressing at an impressive pace on the site of developer Dandara's nine hundred and ninety five build-to-rent apartment scheme at Chapel Wharf in Salford. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]