Recently completed Hybrid Construction projects by PCE

PCE Ltd is the market leader in the design and build of Hybrid offsite engineered structures principally using precast concrete, insitu concrete, and structural steelwork.

It has extensive experience within many construction sectors including custodial, commercial, residential and infrastructure and has an innovative approach to construction methods with the emphasis on efficiency and value engineering.

2020-12-01T15:36:36+00:00

Four storey lift and stair cores

Project Sienna, Basingstoke Safety Constructed during the initial Covid -19 lockdown with full implementation, and surpassing, all necessary appropriate safe working guidelines. Quality Components erected into the structures on a first-time fit basis due to the high offsite quality control by PCE during manufacture. [...]

2021-01-20T16:15:33+00:00

A six storey fully HybriDfMA offsite engineered structure

Kingston University Town House Safety PCE’s Total Safety Management approach ensured that, from initiation of Design to completion of the 6 storey, 10,000m² structure, all potential Health and Safety issues were considered and eliminated. Quality With extensive areas of the building’s internal and external [...]

2018-11-15T13:51:51+00:00

Paradise redevelopment project, Birmingham

Paradise, Birmingham City Centre Scale Over 2500 precast concrete and structural steel components used to form the two-storey Hybrid structure. Flexibility Hybrid design solution enabled flat obstruction free soffits reducing M&E costs and programme. Quality Offsite quality-controlled manufacture ensured the fit of [...]

2018-10-24T11:36:09+01:00

University of Lincoln student accommodation

Student accommodation at the University of Lincoln Scale 2,700 precast components forming three blocks of student accommodation, up to 11 storeys high. Flexibility Tight site boundaries and a single lane access road required thorough logistic planning and coordination to meet programme and allowance for other [...]

2021-02-12T11:40:51+00:00

HybriDfma secured successful project

North Wales Police Eastern Command, Wrexham Scale Three storey PCE HybriDfma engineered offsite structure to form the headquarters offices and the  thirty two cell custodial suite, incorporating holding cells and other ancillary rooms. Flexibility Using in house BIM design enabled accuracy of components, layouts and [...]

2018-07-31T17:09:35+01:00

PCE’s rapid response enabled timely student accommodation completion

Birmingham East Side Locks Scale Three hundred tonnes of precast units erected per day comprising of precast concrete crosswalls, solid floor units and load bearing architectural sandwich façade panels and other units up to 17 storeys in height. Flexibility PCE mobilised a  thirty five [...]

2020-09-29T10:54:51+01:00

Custody Suite for Lancashire Constabulary

Blackpool Police headquarters Scale A 42 cell custodial suite with ancillary rooms and grey concrete façade around the perimeter. Flexibility Utilisation of BIM design to achieve the complex radial layout of the custody suite ensured that all individual precast units and units connections were [...]

2018-05-24T08:49:10+01:00

6,150 precast concrete units for BHR development

BHR development, Berkshire Scale Over 6,150 precast components forming 3 hospital ward blocks and main entrance building. Flexibility The PCE Hybrid structural approach enables the correct choice of structural material to optimise the construction of the building and its use when completed. [...]

2018-05-24T08:49:26+01:00

Car park and retail design and build by PCE at Lexicon

The Lexicon, Bracknell Scale Over 3,500 Offsite manufacture components providing a 5 level multi storey structure for 1,036 car parking spaces and retail areas. Flexibility Suspended car park decks fall in two directions enabled by stepped bearings in wall and beam corbels. [...]

2018-11-08T15:49:15+00:00

Precast hybrid car park construction in Stafford

Precast hybrid car park construction, Stafford Scale 14 split level MSCP with a suspended floor area of 27,700m² Accommodating 1,032 car park spaces. Flexibility 133 portal units comprising 2 columns and one beam, cast as one unit to reduce the erection period PCE GT [...]

2018-07-19T15:51:37+01:00

525 bedroom state-of-the-art student accommodation

Student accommodation, Southampton Scale Erection of nearly 3,000 precast elements to form 525 student bedrooms. Flexibility Precast units programmed, delivered and erected in a ‘just in time’ basis, minimising site congestion. Quality Closely controlled accuracy of installation and high-quality finishing of all [...]

2018-05-24T08:50:24+01:00

BIM and off site construction a winner for VW dealership

Award winning VW dealership, Brentford Scale 15468m² of suspended floor are forming a four storey structure Showroom, service, stores and showroom 300m² of multi storey car parking. Flexibility PCE GT long span precast concrete floor units used for car park decks Hollowcore flooring units used [...]

2018-05-24T08:50:48+01:00

Motorway closure minimised during bridge repairs

Chievely Bridge , West Berkshire Scale Four concrete encased steel replacement beams. Flexibility Using two cranes and lift crews gave following trade contractors greater flexibility in completing their works. Quality Complex pre-planning and lift plan requirements. Programme Successful project completion [...]

2018-05-24T12:24:21+01:00

Structural cores for Basingstoke Police Centre

Basingstoke Police Centre Scale 36 cell custody suite using 237 pre cast units and 16 architectural sandwich panels. Flexibility Integration of PreFastCore solution for stair cores in the office. Design, manufacture and construction of feature stairs at the front of the office. Integration of [...]