Dunne wins frame for London’s most expensive housing job

Grant Prior 8 years ago
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Dunne has won four concrete frame deals worth £50m.

The specialist has been chosen by Brookfield Multiplex to carry out the top down construction and concrete sub and superstructure work within an existing grade A listed façade at The Glebe in Chelsea.

Dunne is set to start work later this month on the high specification residential development which is set to become London’s most expensive housing job.

Dunne has also won the contract to provide the sub and superstructure works at the White Collar Factory development in Islington, London.

Site works start in June for secant and load bearing piling, a top down construction of a basement with large concrete core construction and in-situ concrete to a 17 storey tower.

Dunne has also been awarded the contract by Sir Robert McAlpine to provide the specialist concrete sub and superstructure elements to the new Buckingham Energy from Waste Facility at Aylesbury.

The job will involve complex jumpform walls and a slipformed bunker with works due to commence in mid April 2014 with a 24 week programme.

Dunne has also secured the concrete sub and superstructure works at the new Glasgow College Campus on Cathedral Street, Glasgow also for Sir Robert McAlpine.

The works comprise of the concrete foundations, substructure, ground floor slab and several concrete stair cores of both slipform and traditional method of construction. Works are due to start this month.

Managing Director Kevin Graham said: “These works consolidate the company’s strategic position as one of the leading RC specialist providers in London and throughout the UK.”

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