The high value and visibility of this £15m+ ultra-luxe residential project for a major land client meant that Bouygues UK could not afford to fail at Hempel Gardens. It was complex, involving retention of a conservation-protected façade, with a limited site footprint and costly supply chain.

Despite some early challenges, incoming project director Augustin Dufour gained rapid and effective control and planning rigour, with the support of an experienced planner and the rapid planning capability of Powerproject. He was rewarded by an individual Silver medal at the Construction Manager of the Year Awards, while the company completed a project of which it could be immensely proud, spot on the planned completion date for the reworked project. Click here to read the full case study.