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Chapel Wharf update 3 – offsite precast manufacturing benefits

Significant carbon footprint reduction resulting Developer Dandara's 995 build to rent apartment scheme at Chapel Wharf, a 4.2 acre site adjacent to the Lowry Hotel and between the River Irwell and Chapel Street in Salford, Manchester, is currently [...]

Chapel Wharf update 3 – offsite precast manufacturing benefits 2018-07-13T16:30:29+00:00

Paradise Circus update 9 – Delta Beam frame installation

Birmingham construction project demonstrates precast advantages Carillion is the main contractor for the enabling, infrastructure and demolition work on the Paradise Circus redevelopment project site and also secured the contract for the first building at Paradise – One Chamberlain [...]

Paradise Circus update 9 – Delta Beam frame installation 2018-07-13T16:11:51+00:00

Precast concrete construction – this is what can be achieved in 105 days!

The benefits of PCE's offsite hybrid construction techniques demonstrated The Capella Laboratory in Cambridge, being constructed by PCE Ltd in conjunction with consulting engineers Arup and main contractor the Kier Group is progressing rapidly. PCE are delivering the seven suspended floors of the structure (totalling [...]

Precast concrete construction – this is what can be achieved in 105 days! 2018-07-13T15:30:15+00:00

Construction: why it pays to listen to on site team members!

Safety and accuracy considerably enhanced by Roy's innovative idea Roy Turner is an erection general foreman employed directly by PCE Ltd. An idea came to him while he was working  on the Lexicon Bracknell town centre redevelopment. Roy suggested his erection improvement idea [...]

Construction: why it pays to listen to on site team members! 2018-04-03T15:40:54+00:00

Prestigious precast-focussed VW project to be showcased at “Advancing Concrete”

London Constructing Excellence Club to hear of innovative hybrid construction project Simon Harold, Business Development Director of PCE Ltd, will be presenting a case study of the newly completed 5 storey Volkswagen centre in Brentford, where an innovative procurement route [...]

Prestigious precast-focussed VW project to be showcased at “Advancing Concrete” 2016-06-16T16:21:45+00:00

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 being provided with [...]

Precast core solution for police investigation centre 2018-04-03T15:05:21+00:00

Bracknell update 2 – team safety award for PCE

High standards of construction site safety maintained PCE Ltd recently received the Team Safety Award at the ongoing Lexicon Bracknell town centre redevelopment being undertaken by the Bracknell Regeneration Partnership. It was awarded to PCE in recognition for the high [...]

Bracknell update 2 – team safety award for PCE 2016-05-05T15:49:16+00:00

Bracknell update 1 – GT long span floor units

The benefits of offsite hybrid construction PCE Ltd worked in co-operation with main contractor MACE to secure the Bracknell project. Following MACE’s appointment, design work started in earnest, as well as offsite production of the precast units, to meet [...]

Bracknell update 1 – GT long span floor units 2018-04-03T14:28:45+00:00

GT Slabs – for long span flooring applications

The GT Slabs flooring solution from PCE Ltd minimises structural depth and does not require any onsite structural topping compared to other precast concrete systems: this results in a structural weight saving of approximately 3.5 tonnes per car [...]

GT Slabs – for long span flooring applications 2018-04-03T14:13:49+00:00