Mace has published its Tender Cost Update for the UK market, increasing its 2015 forecast for tender cost inflation nationally to 4.5% and in London to 5.5%, both up 1.0% from the previous quarter. The tender cost increase in this month’s report comes as a result of the growing demand in most regions and improving contractor margins. Read the full report here.
Mace found that due to the ...
On Friday 30 January 2015, at Mace Foundation’s annual Burns Night Supper, the charitable company celebrated its second anniversary, reflecting on achievements while also welcoming Michael Hanson as the Foundation’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer. As one of the most significant dates in the Foundation’s calendar, this year just over £97,000 was raised for our strategic ...
Mace has published its Tender Cost Update for the Middle East and Indian markets. This quarter has seen the Middle East market dealing with a severe drop in oil prices, while India is set to become the fastest growing major economy over the next two years. To read the full report, please click here.
In this month’s update, Mace’s Cost Consultancy team has focused on the major ...
Mace's cost consultancy team has produced its latest quarterly Tender Cost Update, providing a snapshot of construction market conditions and trends across Europe, Middle East & India, North America and South Africa. To view these reports, click below:
Europe - EU adopts Quantitative Easing as deflation threatens and growth stalls
Disappointing growth and collapsed oil prices have ...
Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has appointed a consortium of CH2M HILL and Mace to undertake all real estate and construction delivery related programme management services for its Dubai Trade Centre Jebel Ali development - the master district that will also host Expo 2020 Dubai within a secure gated area when the six month event debuts in October 2020.
US firm CH2M HILL and Mace formed a ...
An agreement has been signed by Nottingham Trent University and Mace to explore ways of working together.
With a shared interest in Building Information Modelling (BIM), the two organisations have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see them explore ways to collaborate on research, shared lectures, placements and more.
Peter Westland, Dean of the university’s School of ...
As part of celebrating 25 years of a better way, we have officially launched the Mace baton, named The Adventurer, to visit our projects across the globe and raise vital funds for Mace Foundation.
As one of three companies to have delivered the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, we are echoing the famous torch relay where 8,000 people carried the torch 8,000 miles to symbolise the ...
The Technology and Renewable Energy team have done it again, winning the British Safety Council's prestigious Sword of Honour for their work at Project Fox. This marks the third time this business unit has won the Sword of Honour and the fifth time for Mace overall.
Project Fox, based in Leicester, involved the completion of two identical, four-storey subterranean buildings housing the ...
This year Mace is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The company was founded in 1990 by five enterprising construction professionals who believed that there was a better way to deliver for clients and the communities in which we work.
We believe that for Mace every day is an adventure. Every challenge is an opportunity to think and do differently. Every space, every structure, every city is a ...
Mace Associate Directors Rick Gray and Paul Dalton have made it onto the prestigious New Civil Engineer (NCE) magazine Future Leaders list 2014.
The annual NCE Future Leaders list aims to highlight infrastructure professionals who have demonstrated strong leadership qualities, including an ability to inspire others, an understanding of the issues facing the world and high technical ...
Mace has been appointed by Singapore-based developer Oxley Holdings Limited, and UK-based Ballymore, to deliver phase 1 of the Royal Wharf residential project in the heart of London’s Dockland Area. On this initial phase, Mace will be acting as construction manager on what will become the biggest new Docklands neighbourhood since Canary Wharf was built 20 years ...
Natural light hit the floor of the new concourse at Birmingham New Street station this week as the final layer of concrete was broken through as part of the development’s new atrium.
Over 4,000 tonnes of concrete, which made up much of the roof of the old shopping centre, has already been removed and demolition experts are preparing to demolish the final 2,000-tonne layer which made up the ...
Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visited Sky’s redeveloped campus in Osterley, West London yesterday, where Mace recently completed the construction of the Believe in Better Building. The building will be the new home of Sky Academy, a series of initiatives using the power of television, creativity and sport to help young people unlock their potential and ...
Debra Ward, Managing Director for Europe and North America at Macro, is this year’s winner of the Women in the City Woman of Achievement Award 2014, sponsored by Misys - a leading financial services software provider. Debra took home the FM and the Overall Award following the 12th Annual Women in the City Celebration Lunch, held in the City of London.
Heading up the Macro Executive team Debra ...
The newly-opened Hong Kong Science Park Phase 3a + 3b has won the highly-commendable ‘Grand Award’ at the Green Building Awards (GBA) 2014. Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) and Mace picked up the award in front of over 420 industry leaders at a gala dinner in the Conrad Hong Kong hotel.
Developed by the Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) and the Professional ...
On Tuesday, 25 November, a group of Mace employees received the prestigious ‘Road Runner’ award at The Prince’s Trust Corporate Employee Engagement Awards 2014.
‘Road Runner’ finalists are commended for making a significant contribution to a Prince’s Trust running event. The team - Hannah Fitzgerald, Ed Dixon, Peter Rice-Evans and Steffan Raw-Rees - raised an outstanding £14,000, with match ...
The Mace Investment team worked in partnership with the University of Edinburgh to complete the new 318 student unit scheme, Deaconess House, in the heart of the university’s city centre campus, in time for the 2014/15 term.
The redevelopment of the former NHS Lothian headquarters site was undertaken by GRAHAM Construction and comprised the retention and refurbishment of the original Victorian ...
Jason Millett, Mace’s COO for Major Programmes and Infrastructure, has been appointed as an industry advisor to work with The Mayor on his new London Infrastructure Delivery Board. Other appointees include senior figures from the public sector and some of the UK’s biggest firms. The first board meeting took place at City Hall on 5 November.
The capital is set to exceed its record level of ...
Debra Ward, Managing Director of Macro, has been awarded the prestigious Women in the City award for facilities management.
The annual Woman of Achievement Awards are organised by Women in the City, an establishment that is dedicated to the promotion and celebration of female talent. Since 2007, these awards have given recognition to a long list of senior level women who are actively ...
Mace is attending Data Centre Dynamics (DCD) 2014 from 19-20 November at the ExCel Centre, London, UK.
DCD is the largest conference and networking event in the UK technology sector and brings together over 2,000 professionals, 100 speakers and 90 exhibitors together to provide insight into the operational, tactical and strategic issues driving innovation in the industry ...