Award Winning Projects

The British Council For Offices Awards 2012

Congratulations to all winners in the British Council for Offices Awards 2012.

Plowman Craven's area referencing team is proud to have been involved in the following BCO award winning projects. Its contribution of accurate and reliable area referencing surveys assisted in the contractual sign off at development stage and was used in the marketing of these tenanted workplaces.

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The British Council For Offices Awards 2012
Corporate Workplace - Regional Winner London and South East
Sponsor: hurleypalmerflatt
Winner: Unison HQ
Location: 130 Euston Road, London
Commercial Workplace - National & regional winner - London and the South East
Sponsor: Jackson Coles
Winner: Heron Tower
Location: 110 Bishopsgate, London
Refurbished/Recycled Workplace London and South East
Sponsor: Grontmij
Winner: Conquest House
Location: 37-38 John Street, London
Projects up to 2,000m² - Scotland
Sponsor: N/A
Winner: Creative Scotland
Location: Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh
Innovation - National Winner
Sponsor: Land Securities
Winner: 7 More London Riverside
Location: London

British Construction Industry Awards 2012

Congratulations to all winners in the British Construction Industry Awards 2012.

Plowman Craven's Infrastructure and Measured Building teams are proud to have been involved in the provision of laser scanning services within the following BCI award-winning projects.

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British Construction Industry Awards 2012

Conservation Award

For a project designed and executive with respect or original fabric, design and form while making a minimum intervention consistent with safety and structural integrity.

Winner: King’s Cross Station , London
Commissioning authority: Network Rail
Principal designer: Arup
Architect: John McAslan + Partners
Principal contractor: Vinci Construction UK

How was Plowman Craven involved?

Plowman Craven is the primary survey contractor for all the Kings central Survey works.

Surveying all aspects of the sixty-seven acre site including all topographical, all existing structures and providing BIM deliverables for several existing key retained buildings.

Major Building Project Award - Sponsor: Arup

For building projects value at over £50m.
Winner: University of the Arts Campus, King’s Cross, London

Commissioning authority: Argent
Principal designer: Stanton Williams
Structural engineer: URS
Environment and services engineer: Atelier Ten
Principal contractor: BAM Construction

How was Plowman Craven involved?

As part of the Kings Cross Central development, Plowman Craven surveyed the existing old Train Assembly Shed and adjacent structures as the basis for the new University of the Arts Campus.

Laser scanning was the primary tool to capture in particular the high level truss and overhead information critical for design and heritage recording.

Best Practice Award - Sponsor: Balfour Beatty

For projects which involved processes adopted to understand and meet client needs; supported team working throughout; and maintained continuous improvement.
Winner: Quadrant 3, Air 1 Offices, London
Commissioning authority: The Crown Estate/Stanhope
Principal designer: Dixon Jones
Conservation architect: Donald Insall Associates
Principal contractor: Sir Robert McAlpine

How was Plowman Craven involved?

Following Plowman Craven's long term relationship with the Crown Estate on Regent Street, Net and Gross internal area measurement reports were produced on completion of this extensive mixed used redevelopment.

BIM Project Application Award

To recognise the teams that demonstrate the most innovative and forward thinking use of building information modelling techniques which deliver the greatest added value to clients.

Winner:
Victoria Station Upgrade
Mott MacDonald
London Underground
Taylor Woodrow-BAM Nuttall jv

How was Plowman Craven involved?

Plowman Craven undertook accurate laser scanning of all existing below ground infrastructure and all above ground structures including basement areas.

A detailed 3D model was produced and is still utilised to this day by TFL as the prime survey model for the scheme.

Deformation monitoring and control grid maintenance is still taking place by a specialist Plowman Craven team.

BCIA 25th Anniversary Award

To recognise excellence in a chosen theme which this year was set out as the generation, storage and delivery of energy.

Winner: Arup

How was Plowman Craven involved?

After more than twenty year of collaboration on key projects, Arup continues to be a Key Account for Plowman Craven.

The progressive thinking of Arup engineers aligns to Plowman Craven's market leadership in the use of new technology and commitment to deliver high-end deliverables to assist with engineering and design process