Categories for Elements Europe

Bathroom Pod Install Complete at Plymouth Student Scheme

Pickstock Construction has completed install of all 60 Bathroom Pods into Block B at Crescent Point Student Accommodation scheme in Plymouth. The shape of Block B dictated that it was to be built traditionally with a concrete frame. Elements Europe’s Bathroom Pod solution was identified as a means to offer a modular solution thus speeding up the construction time on this block. A Canti Deck system was utilised to place […]

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Launch of Apprenticeship Scheme

Elements Europe is preparing for a recruitment drive of apprentices. The Human Resource Department has received over 200 applications for its apprenticeship programme at its production facility in Telford. The apprenticeship scheme is a 1-2 year NVQ programme and covers all trades throughout the business including welders, painters, electricians, plumbers and tilers to name a few. The HR department will whittle down the 200 plus applications to 100 and invite […]

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Rapid Install of Room Modules at One of the UK’s First Modular Private Rented Schemes

Elements Europe is installing one floor of completed Room Modules per week at one of the UK’s first modular private rented schemes, Creekside Wharf in Greenwich. Elements Europe are manufacturing and delivering 249 apartments to one of the UK’s tallest modular buildings. Essential Living appointed Elements Europe as the modular manufacturer for the two towered 23 and 12 storey residential development in the heart of London. The apartment types, of […]

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Apart-Hotel, Hammersmith Complete

Elements Europe has completed an 89 bedroom Apart Hotel in Hammersmith. Delivered as a turnkey solution, Elements Europe acted as the main contractor and off-site manufacturer for the scheme. The Room Modules were designed to a high specification of fixtures and fittings with a luxury look and feel. Each offer a comfortable and functional space with en-suite bathroom, sleeping area as well as desk space. Elements Europe also manufactured DDA […]

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Faster, Smarter, More Efficient: Building Skills for Offsite Construction

CITB, has released a research report on offsite construction that details how the adoption of off-site is changing the skills and training landscape for construction. The report details the drivers and barriers of growth and what the future demand for offsite is compared to industry expectations. It identifies the different job functions required for successful implementation of offsite and highlights gaps in training provisions. The report states that offsite construction […]

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Bathroom Pod Install Commences at Plymouth

The installation of 60 Bathroom Pods will commence this week at the student accommodation scheme, Crescent Point, in Plymouth. The state of the art accommodation which is being built by Pickstock Construction utilising Elements Europe’s modular solutions is on schedule to open in time for the September intake of students. Bathroom Pods will be installed into Block B which is a ten storey building, using a cantideck system. This method […]

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Bathroom Pod Install Starts for BCEGI

Elements Europe has started delivery of Bathroom Pods to BCEGI’s Salford regeneration development. Elements Europe has manufactured 911 Bathroom Pods to Phase 1 of the £700 million scheme in Salford, working on behalf of developer Scarborough Developments. Elements Europe worked closely with its client and also WCEC Architects to design and manufacture 9 different types of Bathroom Pod for 6 apartment blocks at the scheme. Elements Europe’s haulage team are […]

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Elements Europe to Attend Apprenticeship Show

Elements Europe will be exhibiting at the hugely successful Apprenticeship Show on Thursday 16th March. The show which will be held at the Telford International Centre will showcase a range of career and training opportunities available across Telford and the wider West Midlands. Members of Elements Europe’s HR team will be on hand to demonstrate the array of apprenticeships available at their 200,000 sqft manufacturing facility in Telford. “We have […]

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Plymouth Student Scheme Update

Plymouth student accommodation scheme is taking shape with just 90 Room Modules left to be installed. Elements Europe’s haulage team are now delivering 12 modules per day from its manufacturing facility in Telford. These are then installed by the professional on-site installation team. Dave Malkin, Site Manager commented “We are really pleased with progress. We have now increased the programme from 8 to 12 installs per day due to lighter evenings.” […]

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Leading Industry Representatives Visit Elements Europe

A group of leading industry representatives visited Elements Europe’s manufacturing facility in Telford. Over the course of two days representatives from JLL, Barratt Homes, Minerva Smart Cities, Enfield Borough Council, Tudor Blakeway, Cast Consultancy and Mark Farmer, author of the Construction Leadership Council’s Farmer Review “Modernise or die” discussed how Elements Europe and offsite construction can support accelerated housing delivery. Comparisons between offsite and onsite productivity were made closely examining […]

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