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The project consists of 5 shaftswith the diaphragmwalls, the deepest undertaken

in theUK at 90m. A 7mdiameter 7km long tunnel connects the shafts.This project

pushed technical boundaries of what is possiblewith self-compacting concrete and

steel fibre reinforcement in both the slip-formed tunnel lining and innovative slip-

formed shafts.

Nominated by

MVB Joint Venture

Owner

ThamesWater

Architect/Lead designer

Mott Macdonald

Main contractor

MVB

Consulting engineer

CH2MHill

Concrete supplier

Cemex UK Materials

Lee Tunnel Project, Beckton, London

The 330 bed hotel for Motel One faces Manchester’s Piccadilly Station. Making

extensive use of off-site concretemanufacturing technologies, the clean volumes

and elemental forms of the acid-etched Portland Stone coloured pre-cast

concrete facades provide a calmbackdrop to the adjacent Grade 2* listed

London Road Fire Station.

Nominated by

Hodder + Partners

Client

Olympian Homes

Structural engineer

Capita

Main contractor

Russells Construction

Precast concrete

FP McCann

Specialist subcontractors

VitecWebber Lenihan, Deloitte LLP,

Sandy BrownAssociates,

Stephen Levrant Heritage Architecture,

BrookeVincent and Partners,

Marcus GoddardConsulting

Motel One, Manchester

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