Case Studies

250 City Road

250 City Road is a landmark development in Islington designed by world renowned architects Foster + Partners. It will eventually comprise 930 apartments and penthouses spread across eight buildings, including two landmark towers, and the aim is to create a ‘waterside neighbourhood’ with shops, restaurants, a luxury hotel and office space.

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Cathedral is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England. Dating back to 597, it forms part of a World Heritage Site and is the cathedral of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

Circle Square, Manchester

Circle Square is a £750 million development on the site of the former BBC building in Manchester. Being constructed as a new city centre neighbourhood in the heart of Manchester’s Oxford Road district, Circle Square will take eight years to complete. During the slipform phase, MPB Structures needed a hoisting solution to enable operatives to get into the slipform rig in the safest manner possible. This was required on three core structures - buildings 2,4 and 6 - with a requirement to reach 60m, 80m and 115m high.

Snow Hill Phase 3 Development

Birmingham’s Snow Hill development forms part of a 20-year, £600 million plan to help make the city a global finance hub, otherwise known as ‘Birmingham’s Canary Wharf’.

Waterside Campus Student Accommodation

Kier Construction is currently in the process of building the student accommodation village at the University of Northampton’s new £330 million purpose-built Waterside Campus.