Who's Using PPC2000

PPC2000 has been used by a wide variety of clients and constructors on a wide variety of projects including those listed below.  If you have additional information regarding users of PPC2000 please email it to webmaster@acarchitects.co.uk

Central Government

  • NOMS (formerly HM Prison Services): National prisons construction programme
  • Department for Work & Pensions: £737m nation-wide Job Centre Plus Programme achieving audited savings of 18% using a group of 14 constructors, winner of OGC Government Procurement Award 2003 and the "Building" Health and Safety Award 2003
  • HM Revenue and Customs: central purchasing body established by Mapeley Estates for office refurbishment works
  • Office of Government Commerce: PPC ranked first in report on Partnering Contract forms commissioned by OGC from Arup Project Management

Education

  • City of London (Southwark): City of London Academy (Southwark) Award-winning £20m Bermondsey Academy project with Wilmott Dixon (see also case study)
  • City of London Corporation: Islington City Academy - new build plus refurbishment of the Richard Cloudesley SEN School
  • City of London Corporation: KPMG Hackney City Academy - the 100th City Academy to be opened
  • Dorset County Council:  Schools frameworks and a series of other school projects with Rok, Bluestone, Alfred McAlpine and Benson
  • Durham County Council:  Major schools framework with Wates (ODPM Pathfinder project)
  • Kent College: Campus project
  • London Borough of Islington: Arts & Media School
  • London Borough of Lewisham:  Watergate Special School (recognised as DfES Model Special School) plus additional schools projects (see also case study).
  • London Borough of Haringey
  • Reading Borough Council:  £18m Meadway Special School project
  • University of Reading: Campus project
  • University of Westminster:  Fit out and refurbishment of office space;  Refurbishment of New Cavendish Street campus;  Refurbishment of Students' Union social space

Health and Care

  • University Hospital Dubai: £500m newbuild teaching hospital
  • Bath & North East Somerset Council:  £25m care homes programme with Leadbitter
  • Central & Central Housing Trust:  Programme of care homes with Castleoak Construction
  • Dorset Trust:  Programme of care homes
  • Gateshead NHS Trust:  £10m hospital ward extension at Queen Elizabeth Hospital with Amec Capital Projects
  • Northurmbria Healthcare NHS Trust:  £1.5m extension to pathology department at North Tyneside General Hospital with Bowey Construction
  • Poole Hospital NHS Trust:  Operating theatre extension project with Rok, and other hospital projects
  • Yeovil Hospital NHS Trust:  Refurbishment project with Bluestone

Transport and Engineering

  • BAE Systems:  Runway and related transport projects
  • Durham County Council:  Major highways/engineering framework with Balfour Beatty (ODPM Pathfinder project)
  • Manchester Airport Group Plc:  Construction management adaptation for terminal reconfiguration projects
  • Virgin Trains/West Coast Trains:  Station refurbishment projects (see also case study)

Leisure/Hotels

  • De Vere Hotels and Leisure:  Major golf and holiday lodge development
  • Formby Pool Trust:  New swimming pool
  • Paignton Zoo:  £7m Living Coasts project with Dean & Dyball
  • Jarvis Hotels: major hotel refurbishment project in Manchester
  • Whitbread: hotel extension programme

Office/General Building

  • BAE Systems:  Office and Research Facility
  • Bank of England: refurbishment projects for secure premises and for mechanical and electrical plant
  • Dubai Multi Commodities Centre: £500m newbuild mixed use office and hotel complex
  • Metroplitan Housing Trust:  £7m environmentally friendly office building with Thomas Fish & Sons
  • Octavia Housing Trust:  Offices
  • Standard Chartered Bank:  Offices in Ghana
  • City of London Corporation:  Tottenham Court Road development of new state of the art offices within a preserved facade with retail units and residential flats

Housing

  • Amicus Housing Group:  Various housing projects
  • Ashfield Homes ALMO:  Decent Homes programme with Bullock, Frank Haslam Milan and Connaught
  • Bolton Metropolitan Borough council:  £270m Decent Homes programme with Connaught Property Services, Bramall Construction, Bardsley Construction, Durose & Gourlay, HT Forrest and Bolton and Home
  • Catalyst Housing Group:  Major development programme with several constructors
  • Cheltenham Borough Homes:  Decent Homes programme
  • Community Housing Association:  Development projects including Mare Street, Hackney (Housing Forum demonstration project)
  • Contour Housing Group:  Various housing and development projects
  • Derby Homes:  Decent Homes programme
  • Dunedin Housing Association: 22 new build timber kit flats, Edinburgh
  • Eden Housing Association:  Development projects
  • Elmbridge Housing Association:  Catch-up repairs programme
  • Family Housing Association:  Various development projects
  • Family Housing Association (Wales):  Various development projects
  • Genesis Housing Group:  Various development projects including Ridgemond Park Stevenage with Hill Partnerships
  • Glasgow Housing Association:  £650 Decent Homes programme and new build housing
  • Greenwich, London Borough of, with Makers, Apollo, Mears and Greenwich Building Services
  • Hackney Homes:  Decent Homes programme with Connaught, Mansell, Mullaley, Kier and Lovell.  Winner of SOPO award and with 20% savings achieved through supply chain partnering
  • Hastoe Housing Group:  Development projects using off-site manufacture, part of Amphion programme
  • Hounslow Homes:  Decent Homes programme with Astraseal, Lovells, United House, Balfour Beatty and Connaughts
  • Hyde Housing Association:  Development projects using off-site manufacture including Amphion (Housing Forum demonstration projects)
  • Impact Housing Association:  Development projects
  • London Borough of Barking & Dagenham:  Decent Homes programme
  • London Borough of Ealing:  South Acton Regeneration programme with Wates and Catalyst Housing Group
  • London Borough of Hackney:  Nightingale Estate £13m project with Wates (Local Government Task Force demonstration project) and Phases I and II Decent Homes programme with Kier, Lovell, Connaught, Mansell and Mulalley
  • London and Quadrant Housing Trust:  Development projects
  • Maidstone Housing Trust:  Decent Homes programme
  • Metropolitan Housing Trust:  Various development and refurbishment projects
  • Newcastle ALMO:  Your Homes Newcastle - Decent Homes programme with 12 constructors
  • Nottingham City Homes:  £300m Decent Homes programme with Mears, Mullalley, Bramall, Bullock and Lovell
  • Octavia Housing Group:  Various development projects
  • Peabody Trust:  Two projects with Rok and Wates each involving off-site manufacture
  • Places for People:  Refurbishment and development projects
  • Portsmouth Housing Association:  Development project
  • Presentation Housing Association:  Various development projects
  • Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea TMO:  Decent Homes programme with Kier and Higgins
  • Rushcliffe Homes:  Decent Homes programme with Bullock and Frank Haslam Milan
  • Stadium Housing Association: McKay Trading Estate £25m mixed use development with Wates, and other development projects
  • South Somerset Homes:  Development programme with Connaught, ROK and Mansell
  • South Staffordshire Housing Association: Decent Homes programme
  • Thames Valley Housing Associaton:  Development projects
  • Valleys to Coast Housing:  Decent Homes programme with Bowater Windows, Dunraven Manufacturing, Connaught and Lovell
  • Wakefield & District Housing:  £760m Decent Homes programme over a five year period with Mears, Bullock and Keepmoat
  • Walsall Housing Group:  Decent Homes programme with Octopus (Electrical), Superior Plumbing Installations, Graham Holmes, Astraseal, Nationwide Windows, Select Windows, Wates, G Purchase Construction and Frank Haslam Milan
  • Watford Community Housing Trust:  Strategic programme of Decent Homes and newbuild works including establishment of a central purchasing body and with emphasis on sustainability and resident involvement
  • Welwyn Hatfield Council:  Planned refurbishment programme with Mears
  • Western Challenge Housing Association:  Development projects including multi-project adaptation of PPC2000 (Housing Forum and Constructing Excellence demonstration project)
  • Westminster City Council/City West Homes:  £540m Decent Homes programme
  • Whitefriars Housing Group:  £240m Decent Homes programme with Astraseal, Anglian, Wates and Lovell
  • Wirral Partnership Homes:  £170m Decent Homes programme with Roy Hankinson, Connaught Property Services, Lovell Partnership and Wirral Partnership Homes (Building Services)