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July Site Visit – Newfoundland Tower, Docklands

LCEC visited the Newfoundland Tower project at Canary Wharf on 20 July 2017.  The project is a 60 storey residential tower which will contain 636 apartments as well as residents’ amenity space and a public restaurant. The site sits in a prominent location at the western end of the Canary Wharf estate overlooking the River [...]

2017-08-20T02:39:57+00:00 20th August 2017|2017 Events, Site Visits|

July Event – Digital Technology and Innovation in Crossrail

Click here to view the Digital Technology and Innovation in Crossrail Event Flyer. The club’s July meeting was held at the Museum of London Docklands, our fourth different venue of the year and despite the rather mixed weather plus competition from Wimbledon, turnout was good. Our main speaker Malcolm Taylor, Head of Technical Information at [...]

2017-08-02T05:41:39+00:00 2nd August 2017|2017 Events|

New Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence Club

If you or your colleagues would be interested in setting up a new "Cambridge Oxford Corridor Constructing Excellence Club" please click here to see the flier. Any commitment to membership or to fund an event would be most welcome. If you would like to sponsor an event, join the organising committee, become a member, or [...]

2017-08-02T04:00:21+00:00 2nd August 2017|News|

£3 billion: The real cost of winning work

Inefficient bid processes are massively reducing profit margins Research conducted by MarketingWorks and Reading University uncovered the real cost of the bidding process in the construction industry as almost £3 billion. myConsole, recently announced as the procurement partner for Digital Construction Week, will be holding a webinar to show the industry how they can use [...]

2017-05-25T11:23:30+00:00 25th May 2017|News|

May Event – NHBC Foundation: Tomorrow’s New Homes

Click here to view the NHBC Foundation: Tomorrow's New Homes event flyer. Our guest speaker for the evening, Clive Turner, is a research manager for the NHBC Foundation.  The NHBC Foundation carry out research and provide guidance and good practice for the house building industry.  In recent times the NHBC Foundation have published research reports [...]

2017-07-11T01:45:30+00:00 15th May 2017|2017 Events|

The Client-Architect Relationship: What Clients Think of Architects

The Client-Architect relationship: Join Constructing Excellence Croydon to hear the findings from the RIBA Client Liaison Group’s ground-breaking ‘Working with Architects’ survey and debate critical issues.   What should clients do to get the most from their architects? In a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world, how can architects reassure clients and  communicate the [...]

2017-05-14T11:59:10+00:00 12th May 2017|News|