2013 Events

December Event – Wine Tasting at the London Capital Club

Click here to view the event flyer. Julia Trustram Eve entertained, educated and embellished every conceivable attribute of a humble bottle of wine at the Festive LCEC event at London Capital Club on Thursday 12th December. We all experienced a blind date with several bottles of wine, most being compared to their English counterparts. We even discovered [...]

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November Event – The New RIBA Plan of Work 2013

Presented by Dale Sinclair. Nearly 80 attended LCEC’s November event at the Capital Club to hear Dale Sinclair present the new RIBA Plan of Work 2013. The new Plan was launched earlier this year and Dale, Director at Dyer Associates, was chairman of the drafting committee. We heard about the fundamental review undertaken and the [...]

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September Event – TfL Upgrading the commercial properties

Over 60 attended a memorable evening at the Capital Club on 10th September. A full house was enthralled by an excellent presentation from Graeme Craig of TfL who explained the enormous task that faces the team working on the upgrading of the station environments across their transport network. Illustrated with photographs of such gems as [...]

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July Site Visit – Cafe Royal

This was a very popular event!! The Crown Estate had a vision in 2003 to refurbish their central London Estate which include the Café Royal.  To achieve the vision a team was created from Mace as Construction Manager (construction management contract); Buro4 (B4) as Project Manager; Chipperfield Architects ; URS Scot Wilson for Structural ; Aecom for [...]

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June Event – The Energy Landscape 2013

As a change to the usual single presentation the event was formed by having 3 speakers doing 10 minutes each.  Feedback suggests this format went down very well. Richard Quartermaine opened the evening with the Sweett Group view on the sustainability landscape.  The issues and the speed of change are really factors that take industry [...]

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April Event – 10th Anniverary & Ray Crotty on BIM

This event held at the University of Westminster  marked the 10th Anniversary of the London Club.  Ray Crotty was the main speaker for the event and as an expert on BIM Ray took the floor to discuss BIM and where it is going. Don Ward of Constructing Excellence proposed a toast to the clubs 10th [...]

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March Event – Communicating & Engaging on Sustainability – Making It Happen

We were delighted to welcome Andrew Kinsey of Mace who spoke on the subject of practical sustainability.  He  drew on his experiences working on the Olympics and elsewhere.  Andrew discussed how to effectively communicate sustainability messages to promote action and engage project teams. Putting theory into practice including how Andrew helped deliver some exemplar sustainability [...]

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