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  • 13.11.2009
    Como has installied a giant information screen on top of London's BT Tower, all within a challenging 11 week timescale. Concieved by Imagination Europe Limited, the 360 degree LED screen - believed to be the highest of its kind in Europe and the Americas - will be used as an information band. Messages shown will be visible from various locations across the city. The screen is over 280 square ...
  • 12.11.2009
    The Bridge Academy in Hackney has won the SCALA (Serving Construction & Architecture in Local Authorities) Civic Building of the Year Award 2009. Judges commended the school building for its inspirational design which makes excellent use of a small, challenging site. The creative use of natural light with the tiered sectional form allows maximum use to be made of every square metre of ...
  • 12.11.2009
    Mace Plus hosted its ‘Plan A' breakfast briefing where Richard Gillies, Marks and Spencer director of Plan A, CSR and Sustainable Business was guest speaker. Marks and Spencer is a long-term client for the group and is currently leading the way in responding to the carbon reduction agenda with 'Plan A', a five year programme that focuses on five strands including climate change, waste and raw ...
  • 10.11.2009
    Mace Macro has been awarded a two-year maintenance contract by the Barbados Supreme Court to maintain the building and its systems, with the aim of protecting its overall asset value. The Macro team will observe the testing and commissioning of the building services and systems to make ensure they fully understand them before appointing local companies and suppliers, many of which were ...
  • 10.11.2009
    Sense, the cost consultancy arm of Mace, has published its final construction industry inflation report for 2009. This quarterly report is a download from the Sense website and provides an insightful overview on the current state of pricing within the construction sector and of the market itself. "Hopes that the economy would emerge from recession in the third quarter were dashed by ...
  • 05.11.2009
    Mace Group has scooped two awards at client Nationwide's annual supplier awards. The Mace team was up against the entire Nationwide supply chain and won two out of the five categories. The Nationwide Pride award for innovation was awarded to Mace Technology in recognition of its approach in helping to develop and optimise an IT solution for the Newbury data centre. The individual award went to ...
  • 04.11.2009
    The Crawley Library project has received the top prize in the 2009 West Sussex design and sustainability awards. Mace delivered the £16m project on time and budget leaving client West Sussex County Council highly satisfied with the result. Acting as project manager and contract administrator Mace successfully handed over the project at the tail end of last year and it was officially opened to ...
  • 02.11.2009
    Mace Plus have achieved a score of 36.5 out of 40 from the Considerate Constructors Scheme on the Evelyn Grace Academy in south London. The high score means the school is classified as 'an exceptionally good site' and results in an increase from its previous score of 34. The school was highlighted for excellent practices including the accommodation of 180 pupils and staff within temporary ...
  • 29.10.2009
    The directors of Mace Plus have spoken exclusively to Construction News and announced their plans to be a £200m company by 2012. The interview with Mark Castle, Terry Spraggett and Terry Nea marks Mace Plus' fifth anniversary and outlines their aim to grow the contractoring business organically by moving into new sectors and geographies, and winning larger jobs.  Follow this link to read ...
  • 29.10.2009
    Mace Group has been shortlisted as advisor of the year at the annual Excellence in BSF awards in recognition of its successful involvement in the national programme since 2004. In addition to the overall advisor award, five projects Mace is or has been involved in have also been shortlisted for various awards including best designs for new and remodelled schools, most inspirational use of ...
  • 27.10.2009
    Brian Moone has reported that secured workloads have fallen and another quarter has passed without any increase in works packages, in the latest issue of Building magazine. Brian comments: "Generally, lead times have fallen for the third consecutive quarter with no packages reporting an increase. Seven packages are reporting reductions in the time taken from receipt of order to mobilising on ...
  • 27.10.2009
    Director of the Mace Business School Brian Moone, provides his quarterly update as published in the latest issue of Building magazine: spotlight on cladding. With demand at a low ebb because of the recession, the downward trend for lead times across cladding systems is no surprise. Brian comments: "The lead time for cladding has fallen more than any other trade package this quarter and is at ...
  • 26.10.2009
    Mace Group's Spainish office team has received a 'Project 2009' award from CESINE, a leading publishing group within the Spanish Real Estate market. Mace was presented with the award for its overall contribution to project management in Spain. The award judges were largely united with five out of seven voting for Mace on the basis of the company's quality, procedures and high client ...
  • 23.10.2009
    Mace Group has won a project management appointment on a luxury residential development for client Guia Hill (Macau) Investments Limited, a joint venture between Macquarie Real Estate and VC Group. This follows an appointment to carry out a due diligence report of the project site and demonstrates Mace Group's continued work in the region. The US$32m scheme comprises 30 luxury apartments over ...
  • 22.10.2009
    Mace Group has been appointed as project manager and client representative on the £36m Basildon sporting village by clients Basildon District Council and Essex County Council. Basildon sporting village is intended to be the best sports facility in the East of England, providing premium, affordable and accessible sports, leisure and education facilities. Situated in the heart of Basildon, the ...
  • 22.10.2009
    Macro is pleased to announce the introduction of a new senior team in North America as a result of winning a seven-year deal with a financial services organisation to deliver facilities management services across its North American office portfolio. James McMullian will be the North American account manager, responsible for leading the strategic, operational and financial activities of the ...
  • 18.10.2009
    Mace Group has once again been ranked within the top 50 firms in The Good Employer Guide 2009, published by Building magazine. The top ranked companies were chosen from all firms within the British construction industry willing to take part and the winners were selected according to how their employees rated them in a questionnaire. Employees were asked to grade their firms in six areas: ...
  • 18.10.2009
    Mace's science and technology team has won a Sword of Honour award from the British Safety Council (BSC) for health and safety works at the Nationwide site in Newbury. Mace's health and safety services director, John Hanley said: "The Sword of Honour is considered the major achievement in terms of worldwide health and safety awards and the commitment of the technology team in upholding Mace's ...
  • 15.10.2009
    Mark Castle, managing director for Mace Plus, will present at the forthcoming Education Construction conference in London on 19th November. The conference will provide contractors, subcontractors, architects and engineers with vital insights into the future of the education construction market. Mark will host a seminar on 'lessons from delivering academy buildings', drawn from Mace Plus' ...
  • 14.10.2009
    Mace Group has been appointed by Prasa-Bogaris as project and construction manager for the RATC Urbanisation in Constanta, an approximately 100,000 sqm plot intended for a mixed commercial, retail, hotel and residential development. This is an ambitious project, being run by a joint venture between Prasa and Bogaris, two Spanish developers established in Romania, as part of their eastward ...

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