Mace Cost Consultancy has today published its tender price forecast for the UK, which has downgraded the forecast for 2017 and 2018. While maintaining its forecast for tender cost inflation nationally in 2016 at 4.0%, it expects this to fall to 3.5% in 2017 and forecasts 3.0% in 2018.
To read the full Tender Cost Update, please click here.
There are a number of economic factors creating levels ...
The construction industry offers a large variety of roles, allowing apprentices at the start of their career to make a positive impact on individuals, societies and communities.
Mace is proud to announce that our apprenticeship scheme for 2016 is now open.
Whether you like the idea of working on a construction site, in an office or both, there are plenty of exciting career opportunities to ...
Mace achieved BIM Level 2 accreditation before the Government’s 4 April deadline, allowing the company to tender for centrally procured UK Government projects.
Mace was assessed by BSI – a verified business standards company, which ensures construction companies are capable of delivering projects using BIM. Contractors who want to tender for centrally procured UK Government projects ...
In light of our report, ‘National Infrastructure and local benefits’, Jason Millett, COO of Major Programmes and Infrastructure at Mace, talks about the Northern Powerhouse and the need for investment.
Our analysis reveals reducing journey times to key services by one minute will generate major economic benefits of £1.6 ...
Congratulations to Mace’s assistant construction manager Paige Finnerty who won the Construction Delivery Category at this year’s Construction Youth Trust’s Duke of Gloucester’s Young Achievers Award. The scheme looks to recognise individuals who have demonstrated excellence in their career.
Paige started her career at Mace in 2012 as a team secretary, but inspired by her construction ...
London’s first air purification unit has been installed at Mace’s The Avenue site at Tottenham Court Road – an 115,000 sq ft high-end retail and office development for Exemplar, in partnership with AshbyCapital.
The unit covers a 4m2 area and can produce up to 2 million litres of purified air every 24 hours.
Air quality in Central London is amongst the most polluted in the UK, ...
Mace, Arup, CH2M and Turner & Townsend win bids
Heathrow ready to deliver expansion as soon as Government gives green light
Heathrow Expansion would boost UK economy by up to £211bn, while creating 180,000 jobs and 10,000 apprenticeships
Heathrow has announced today the four winning bidders to assist in expanding the airport.
Following a competitive process Mace, Arup, CH2M and Turner ...
New analysis reveals reducing journey times to key services by one minute will generate major economic benefits to northern city regions
Reducing travel times to key services such as doctor’s surgeries, hospitals or supermarkets by just 60 seconds could give the Northern Powerhouse an annual £1.6 billion economic boost, according to new research published today by Mace.
The new report, ...
Tracey Locke, Head of HR at Mace, talks about women in construction.
Today is International Women’s Day where we are celebrating women from all walks of life and of course, careers.
Recent data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that women now make up only 11.2% of the construction workforce – the lowest level recorded in three years. This is a massive issue and disappointment ...
Mace has been appointed as main contractor to build the first element of the second phase of the residential development at East Village, the former Athletes’ Village for London 2012.
East Village is already home to more than 6,000 residents across 2,818 homes, with planning consent for further phases in-line with the 2005 Stratford City Masterplan. Located adjacent to Queen Elizabeth Olympic ...
The Big Data Institute, which is destined for big things, topped out last week with Mace at Oxford University’s City Road Campus.
Every day, more data about our lives is being generated than ever before. When it comes to saving lives, the bigger the data the better. Ninety per cent of the data in the world has been created in the past two years alone, experts estimate and the reason for that ...
We are an international consultancy and construction company providing integrated services across the full property life cycle. We are expanding in sub-Saharan Africa and are looking for people with entrepreneurial spirit to join us and help us to deliver Africa’s built environment in a better way. You will have the chance to be part of a fast-paced, dynamic company delivering some of the most ...
On Thursday 25th February, The Lexicon’s Marks & Spencer building in Bracknell held its topping out ceremony with Mace and the Bracknell Regeneration Partnership to celebrate the project’s significant progress and reaching its tallest point of construction, bringing the project one step closer to its completion in spring 2017.
Mace was appointed as principal contractor by Bracknell ...
Mace has won its fourth award for the recently completed Birmingham New Street Station at the Rail Business Awards on 26 February, held at the London Hilton, Park Lane.
Mace, in partnership with Network Rail, won an award in the ‘station excellence’ category for creating a new, innovative station where a stunning triple height atrium, the size of a football pitch, floods the new concourse with ...
International facilities management company, Macro has been appointed by U.S. I.T. provider Verint Systems, to provide Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) services for three years, managing the entire supply chain. New York-based Verint Systems is a leading global provider of software and hardware for the security, surveillance and business intelligence community.
The appointment has ...
Mace’s regional fit out team in Leeds has been appointed by John Lewis to deliver the fit out to the retailer’s new store – its first in Leeds – as the anchor tenant of the new Victoria Gate development in the city centre. With its flagship store, John Lewis will become a key part of the new 53,400m2 (575,000 sq ft) Victoria Estate, which encompasses the adjacent Victoria Quarter.
Unique to ...
Our Mace teams from London, Manchester, Dubai, Istanbul, and Serbia are ready to meet you at MIPIM, Palais des festivals Cannes, France, from the 15-18 March. Come and visit us at the Manchester stand P1.A1.
If you would like to meet with any of our team please e-mail using the contacts below.
Mark Castle - Deputy COO, Construction
The UK Rail Industry Awards (UKRIA) was held on the 11 February in Battersea, London and saw Mace take home the ‘Outstanding Project over £20m’ category for Birmingham New Street Station. Working in partnership with Network Rail, Mace created a stunning triple height atrium that floods the new concourse with natural light, and Grand Central – a new destination retail shopping centre.
Mace was ...
Mace’s facilities management provider, Macro, has mobilised three further offices as part of their three-year contract with global software provider, Citrix. Macro’s appointment will now include work in Chalfont St Peter, London and Cambridge in the UK.
Over the past 24 months, Macro has worked in partnership with Citrix, a leader in virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS ...
The Mace construction team in Bracknell welcomed 80 year 5 pupils from Sandy Lane Primary School to the construction site of The Lexicon - the new development in the centre of the town - to learn all about the regeneration of Bracknell Town Centre. Pupils received a tour of the construction site, giving them a good insight into the rapid progress of building works and the transformation ...