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Current projects 2018-10-29T12:19:25+00:00

Latest news about ongoing PCE projects

Vulcan Mill, Manchester

  • PCE Ltd has been appointed by Manchester based Russells Construction Ltd
  • The new building will sit adjacent to the original Vulcan Mill a former Victorian machine work
  • PCEs HybriDfma construction approach in Manchester
  • The offsite-engineered, HybriDfma structural solution from PCE
  • PCEs offsite-engineered, HybriDfma structural solution approach
  • Construction update at Vulcan Mill in Manchester
  • A composite concrete:steel support for the Hollowcore units
  • This part of the structure has been constructed using precast concrete columns
  • Steel reinforcement and insitu concrete was used with the Deltabeams by PCE

Vulcan Mill update 3 – construction of basement and under-croft parking complete

October 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Vulcan Mill update 3 – construction of basement and under-croft parking complete

Residential development project update PCE has successfully completed construction of the basement, under-croft parking and amenity areas for a 101-apartment residential development at Vulcan Mill in central Manchester for main contractor Russells Construction. This part [...]

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
  • PCEs offsite engineered construction in Kingston
  • 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

  • 995 Build to Rent apartment scheme being built by Sir Robert McAlpine
  • PCEs Offsite Engineered predominately precast concrete crosswall structural approach
  • All the blocks are being constructed full height including the Offsite pre-glazed external architectural envelope
  • PCE's pre-glazed external architectural envelope in Manchester

Chapel Wharf update 14 – first two towers structurally topped out

October 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Chapel Wharf update 14 – first two towers structurally topped out

The precast concrete crosswall structural approach The first two apartment blocks have been structurally completed within the agreed construction programme as a result of PCE’s Offsite Engineered predominately precast concrete crosswall structural approach used on [...]