Kingston University Town House updates

PCE Ltd are adopting an offsite structure approach for the new Kingston University Town House building project which is now underway in Kingston upon Thames near London.

  • PCEs Kingston University Town House project

Award-winning Town House project “a building worthy of the international stage”

September 27th, 2021|Comments Off on Award-winning Town House project “a building worthy of the international stage”

A building that successfully combines technical, spacial and BREEAM excellence PCE Ltd adopted it HybriDfMA offsite structural approach for the Kingston University Town House project, located in Kingston upon Thames near London. The Town House has been ...read more »

  • Kingston University Townhouse PCEs RIBA shortlisted project

Prestigious 2021 RIBA Stirling Prize nomination

September 23rd, 2021|Comments Off on Prestigious 2021 RIBA Stirling Prize nomination

Kingstown University Town House shortlisted for 2021 RIBA Stirling Prize PCE Ltd is delighted that Grafton Architects' Kingston Town House Project for Kingston University in Surrey is one of the shortlisted projects for the prestigious ...read more »

  • Civic Trust recognition for PCE Bespoke Systems project

Civic Trust recognition for PCE Bespoke Systems project

March 12th, 2021|Comments Off on Civic Trust recognition for PCE Bespoke Systems project

Kingston University Town House gets 2021 Civic Trust Award PCE’s Senior Project Manager Craig Billyeald said "Having been PCE’s Project Manager for the Kingston University Town House utilising the company’s HybriDfMA Bespoke System I am ...read more »

  • HybriDfMA bespoke system used for Kingston University Town House

PCE’s HybriDfMA structure acknowledged at virtual awards ceremony

November 10th, 2020|Comments Off on PCE’s HybriDfMA structure acknowledged at virtual awards ceremony

Kingston University Town House project receives further recognition PCE Ltd was delighted have been appointed as the HybriDfMA structure and facade specialist contractor by Main Contractor Wilmott Dixon for the prestigious Kingston University Town House ...read more »

  • PCEs Kingston University Town House project under construction

PCE’s multi award winning Town House project

October 26th, 2020|Comments Off on PCE’s multi award winning Town House project

PCE’s HybriDfMA Design Team Lead the Way in Offsite Engineering PCE Ltd winning the ‘Best Use of Hybrid Technology’ at the 2020 Offsite Construction Awards with the University of Kingston Town House project gave ...read more »

  • Tight site constraints required PCE to design the structure and construction programme to ensure minimum disturbance to students and public

Best use of Hybrid Technology award for PCE

September 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Best use of Hybrid Technology award for PCE

Kingston University Town House project wins Best Use of Hybrid Technology Award PCE Ltd's nomination for their Kingston University Town House project was successful during the recent prestigious 2020 Offsite Awards.  Nickie Brown, PCE's ...read more »

  • The Kingston University Town House component manufacture and construction procedures were controlled to the highest quality

PCE HybriDfMA project shortlisted for Offsite awards 3 times

August 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on PCE HybriDfMA project shortlisted for Offsite awards 3 times

Kingston University Town House shortlisted three times for Offsite Awards Following nomination by PCE Ltd, their Kingston University Town House project has been shortlisted in three categories for this year's Offsite Awards.  ● Education project ...read more »

  • PCE's six storey fully HybriDfMA project shortlisted

PCE’s six storey fully HybriDfMA project shortlisted

July 9th, 2020|Comments Off on PCE’s six storey fully HybriDfMA project shortlisted

Kingston Town House shortlisted for Concrete Society Awards 2020 PCE Ltd's Kingston University Town House project, was recently announced as one of the projects shortlisted for this year's Concrete Society Awards, having been nominated by Grafton Architects.  ...read more »

  • Kingston University Town House was completed using PCE’s HybriDfMA bespoke system
  • The project site was constrained in area by adjacent University buildings, the busy Penrhyn Road and an adjacent street
  • HybriDfMA bespoke system used for Kingston University Town House
  • PCE Ltd was appointed as Specialist Structural Frame Contractor for Kingston University
  • PCE’s HybriDfMA expertise uses a mix of structural and architectural precast and insitu concrete

PCE Ltd’s HybriDfMA bespoke system features at Kingston University Town House

June 10th, 2020|Comments Off on PCE Ltd’s HybriDfMA bespoke system features at Kingston University Town House

Students and other users appreciate Kingston University Town house Construction of the stunning six storey Kingston University Town House was completed using PCE Ltd’s HybriDfMA bespoke system, which enabled the project to become an environmentally friendly ...read more »

  • Kingston University Town House
  • HybriDfMA bespoke system used for Kingston University Town House
  • Kingston University Town House was completed using PCE’s HybriDfMA bespoke system
  • PCE’s HybriDfMA expertise uses a mix of structural and architectural precast and insitu concrete

PCE’s kit-of-parts approach provides speed and accuracy

June 10th, 2020|Comments Off on PCE’s kit-of-parts approach provides speed and accuracy

"...hybrid concrete structure sets the stage for some monumental spaces at Kingston University" The new Kingston University Town House is described as "a signature project – intended to become the building that people primarily associate with the ...read more »

  • 10000m2 Concrete Frame completely exposed in terms of concrete finishes and connections
  • PCEs Simon Harold presenting HybriDfMA advantages at Offsite Expo
  • PCE's innovations and challenges met with offsite construction project
  • PCE at Offsite Expo demonstrate innovation at Kingston University Townhouse

Offsite Expo: presentation to showcase PCE’s HybriDfMA construction advantages

September 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Offsite Expo: presentation to showcase PCE’s HybriDfMA construction advantages

Focus on PCE's Kingston University project Business Development Director Simon Harold will be demonstrating at Offsite Expo how PCE Ltd's HybriDfMA approach on the recent Kingston University Town House project showed how their innovative ...read more »

Kingston University update 15 – time lapse video shows Town House construction

December 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 15 – time lapse video shows Town House construction

An offsite fabricated Hybrid construction approach PCE Ltd worked with main contractor Willmott Dixon during the tender phase to develop an offsite fabricated Hybrid solution for the concrete frame of the new Kingston University Town ...read more »

  • Crane jib removal preparation at Kingston Town House
  • Crane jib being lifted down between buildings in Kingston
  • Kingston University Town House setting up for slew
  • Crane being removed at PCEs Kingston project
  • The 12.5 tonne Double Tee units have been lowered through the building using an adjustable Chain Block
  • Allowing the units to be lowered at an angle through an opening smaller than its own length

Kingston University update 14 – Double Tee units being installed through the structure

December 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 14 – Double Tee units being installed through the structure

PCE infills the structure following the removal of the second tower crane The latest update for PCE Ltd's Kingston University Town House project at Kingston upon Thames near London, focuses on the installation of Double Tee ...read more »

  • PCE has completed manufacturing and are nearing construction completion on Kingston University’s Townhouse Project
  • This pushes the boundaries of what can be achieved with PCE’s HybriDfma approach
  • PCE’s HybriDfma construction approach in London
  • The site of the Kingston University Town House project near London
  • Architectural finished concrete being used for 175 external mullion and spandrel panels and over 300 beams and columns

Kingston University update 13 – completion of colonnade

November 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 13 – completion of colonnade

Making the concept possible! PCE has completed manufacturing and are nearing construction completion on Kingston University’s Townhouse Project. It’s been a challenging but very satisfying project for the PCE Design, Manufacture and Construction teams involved.  ...read more »

  • 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 ...read more »

  • 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 ...read more »

  • PCEs solution to a structural challenge solved with hybrid techniques
  • PCE completing of the cantilever support structure at the Townhouse
  • Partially suspending the 22 tonne wall from the Level 4 slab above
  • PCEs hybrid construction approach at Kingston University Townhouse
  • PCE are supporting the wall until the permanent structural solution is achieved
  • Construction of the hybrid structural frame using two tower cranes

Kingston University update 9 – cantilever support structure

February 12th, 2018|Comments Off on 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 ...read more »

  • The majority of the suspended flooring is formed from 229 Double Tees
  • PCE Ltd worked on the offsite fabricated hybrid solution for the concrete frame
  • PCEs use of their Slingsafe system help improve site safety
  • The use of offsite manufacture leads to an enhanced quality of the completed building
  • Following the appointment of Wilmott Dixon by Kingston University PCE received a contract worth over £8 million
  • Construction of the hybrid structural frame using two tower cranes

Kingston University update 8 – collaborative approach delivers Health, Safety and environmental benefits

February 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Kingston University update 8 – collaborative approach delivers Health, Safety and environmental benefits

Willmott Dixon and PCE's determined commitment to site safety and community consideration Recent inspections on the site of the new Kingston University London Town House project have demonstrated the benefits of the collaborative approach adopted by Willmott ...read more »

  • PCEs hybrid construction techniques at Kingston University
  • Concept drawing of Kingston University London Town House auditorium
  • Construction of Kingston University London Town House auditorium
  • Offsite produced precast concrete by PCE Ltd in London

Kingston University update 7 – concept becoming reality

December 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Kingston University update 7 – concept becoming reality

Auditorium construction nearing completion An interesting comparison can now be made between the concept drawing and latest photographs of the auditorium of the new Kingston University London Town House project. The use of offsite manufacture is ...read more »

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