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Latest news about ongoing PCE projects

Dakota Hotel Manchester

  • Level 4 flooring units being installed
  • Offsite engineered flooring units in Manchester
  • Precast concrete flooring units being installed by PCE at Manchester Hotel
  • PCE installing offsite engineered precast flooring unit at Manchester hotel

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

May 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on 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 [...]

Kingston University Town House

  • Precast unit quantities include 275 columns 318 beams 50 solid walls and 52 stair lift core boxes
  • Offsite prefabricated precast concrete units erected by PCE Ltd
  • Offsite fabricated hybrid solution for the concrete frame
  • The use of offsite manufacture leads to an enhanced quality of the completed building

Kingston University update 10 – last of 315 precast frame beams installed on level 6

March 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 10 – last of 315 precast frame beams installed on level 6

6 double tees remaining to complete phase one The last of 315 pre-cast beams that make up the frame element has now been erected at Level 6 of the new Kingston University London Town House in London. 6 [...]

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

  • PCEs Chapel Wharf Team that has won the monthly Health & Safety Award

Chapel Wharf update 6 – PCE team scoops monthly safety award

May 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Chapel Wharf update 6 – 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 [...]

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 [...]

Emirates Old Trafford Hotel

  • Emirates Old Trafford Hilton Garden Inn constructed by PCE
  • Structural precast cores by PCE at Old Trafford Cricket Ground

Emirates Old Trafford update 10 – Hilton Garden Inn nearing completion

May 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Emirates Old Trafford update 10 – Hilton Garden Inn nearing completion

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Precast concrete, structural steelwork and insitu concrete PCE Ltd have designed the Hilton Gardens Inn at Lancashire Cricket Club's Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground using precast concrete, structural steelwork and insitu concrete to ensure that all [...]

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 [...]

Blackpool Police HQ

  • A number of curved reinforced precast concrete units
  • New precast concrete units at Blackpool police HQ
  • Offsite reinforced concrete custody suite in Blackpool
  • Precast reinforced concrete construction in Blackpool
  • PCE were appointed by Main Contractor Willmott Dixon as a specialist contractor

Blackpool Police HQ update 2 – curved walls provide clear line of site

September 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Blackpool Police HQ update 2 – curved walls provide clear line of site

Precast reinforced concrete construction PCE Ltd are providing the custody suite for the new Police Headquarters for Lancashire Constabulary's West Division at Blackpool. PCE were appointed by Main Contractor Willmott Dixon as specialist contractor on [...]

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 [...]

Portswood Road, Southampton

  • Precast concrete student accommodation by PCE Ltd
  • Offsite manufactured precast concrete installed in Southampton
  • Precast conscrete hybrid construction by PCE Ltd
  • Student Accommodation, Portswood Road, Southampton

Portswood Road, Southampton update 2 – 2,990 precast concrete elements

August 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Portswood Road, Southampton update 2 – 2,990 precast concrete elements

Student accommodation takes shape Sladen Estates and Peveril Securities have joined forces to develop the former B&Q site appointing Church Lukas as Architects and Bowmer and Kirkland as Main Contractor who in turn appointed F P McCann [...]

Babraham research facility, Cambridge

  • Precast boxes by PCE provide structural solidity for steel framed building
  • Offsite factory production of the stair and lift shaft boxes
  • PCE hybrid offsight precasty construction
  • Precast concrete volumetric boxes by PCE Ltd

Babraham – volumetric box structural core system shows precast advantages

April 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Babraham – volumetric box structural core system shows precast advantages

The Babraham Research Campus is acknowledged as a leading research and innovation campus for the UK and is home to both world-class academic research and commercial life-science companies. Additional campus buildings for this cutting edge [...]

Basingstoke Police Centre

  • Precast core solution for police investigation centre by PCE
  • Police Investigation Centre at Basingstoke for the Hampshire Police Authority
  • 36 precast hybrid custody cells by PCE
  • Precast core solution for police investigation centre by PCE

Precast core solution for police investigation centre

May 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Precast core solution for police investigation centre

MACE appointed PCE Ltd to provide the Custody Suite and 2 structural cores for the new Police Investigation Centre at Basingstoke for the Hampshire Police Authority. At Basingstoke a total of 36 custody cells are [...]