News and articles from Clarke Nicholls Marcel

150 Holborn Lead Contractor Appointed

June 18th, 2018

International consultant Dar Group has appointed McLaren as lead contractor to deliver its new UK headquarters in central London.
Dar Group is growing its business in the UK and the new nine-storey landmark HQ has been designed by Perkins + Will, with CNM as Civil and Structural Engineers.

Main construction work on the 185,000ft2 mixed-used development at 150 Holborn will start in mid-2019.

Image credit: Dar / Perkins + Will

ICE Award for FiftySevenEast in Dalston

March 26th, 2018

Designed by Jestico + Whiles, CNM’s latest project for Taylor Wimpey Central London and main contractor Bennett Construction won Best International Project at the Irish Construction Excellence Awards at a Gala Evening in Dublin on Sunday.

Image credit: Jack Hobhouse Photography

BCO Awards 2017 – 20 Eastbourne Terrace wins National Refurbished/Recycled Workplace

October 5th, 2017

Following on from it’s regional award in May, 20 Eastbourne Terrace is now the National Winner for Refurbished/Recycled Workplace at the 2017 BCO Awards.

Image credit: Hufton + Crow

Basement excavation complete on UCLH Phase 5

August 2nd, 2017

The excavation of the new 18m deep 3 storey basement for the new £50m hospital building for UCLH is now complete. The new facility located on Huntley Street in central London will, once complete in 2019, house a new state-of-the-art centre for ear, nose, throat and dental services.

Construction proceeding at pace at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory at Harwell

May 18th, 2017

Work on site for the new Facilities Support Building at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory at Harwell in Oxfordshire continues at pace. Contractor Wilmott Dixon and specialist steelwork fabricator/contractor Hambletons are nearing completion of the primary steel structure to CNM’s design.

Best London Refurbished/Recycled Award for 20 Eastbourne Terrace

May 18th, 2017

The refurbishment of No. 20 Eastbourne Terrace for Land Securities won the ‘Best London Refurbished/Recycled Workplace award’ at the BCO (British Council of Offices) awards for 2017.

“An increase in floor area has arisen, the judges noted, by reorganising the core and staircase as well as through intelligent extensions to the office floorplates which now provide excellent views from the office.” BCO (2017, May 18). Refurbished/Recycled Award. Retrieved from

Planning Consent Granted for 411-415 Wick Lane

April 30th, 2017

CNM’s latest project for repeat client Taylor Wimpey East London was granted planning consent by the London Legacy Development Corporation Planning Committee on 25 April 2017.

Wick Lane is a 18,329m2 residential-led mixed use development in Bow.

Six unique buildings with their own character will provide 176 high quality residential units. External residential courtyard amenity spaces are provided on first floor level podium levels.

One and two storey commercial units and a designated general industrial unit will provide employment space for existing and new local businesses. A retail unit is also provided at ground floor.

A new pedestrian connection will be provided via stairs and ramps to the Greenway, linking the site to the London Stadium and Stratford.

Image courtesy of dRMM architects. Visualisation by Cityscape.

Wear Red for RedR

February 10th, 2017

A big thank you to CNM structural engineer Rachael Humphreys for organising this year’s corporate fundraising activities.

Wear Red is the global day of fundraising in aid of disaster relief charity RedR.

Please click here form more information on RedR.

On site at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory at Harwell

January 9th, 2017

Work is well underway on site for the new Facilities Support Building at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory at Harwell in Oxfordshire. Contractor Wilmott Dixon has completed the bulk earthworks and other enabling works in advance of the construction of the new CNM designed building.

Planning Consent Granted for The Reach

November 1st, 2016

CNM’s latest project for repeat client Peabody was unanimously granted planning consent by Greenwich Planning Committee on 1 November 2016. The Reach is a 5,522m2 residential-led mixed use development in Plumstead, which will provide 66 high quality homes arranged around a new communal garden and includes flexible community and commercial space at ground floor.