Como construction manager, Vince Simpson has recently received the CIOB Kent Centre Achievement Award at the annual Mid Kent College awards ceremony. The award recognises his first class honours in construction management and was presented to him by Kent Centre's finance manager Peter Smith.
Having completed the degree part-time over a four-year period, Vince has been asked to be a part-time ...
Mace Group is pleased to announce its participation in the UAE's leading sailing event, the Al Maktoum Sailing Trophy. Organised by the Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC), the event is a three-day regatta starting on Thursday 25th February.
The Mace boat, a Beneteau First 34.7, is competing in the division two class, and is fiercely competing for a position to finish in the top three.
Mace Plus is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the upcoming Improvement Efficiency South East (IESE) 2010 Conference and Awards in recognition of the achievements of local authorities in the south east.
The third annual IESE conference will encompasses themes surrounding construction, social care, waste, sustainable communities and procurement, followed by an evening awards ceremony at ...
Mace Group is shortlisted for eight Building Awards this year, a record for the international consultancy and construction firm and fitting for it's 20th aniversary year.
Project/Construction management firm of the year - Mace Group
Contractor (up to £300m) of the year - Mace Plus
Integrated supply chain of the year - Mace Business School
WRAP award for sustainable construction- Mace ...
Mace Plus is shortlisted in the Contractor of the Year (up to £300m) category at this year's Building Awards. Making the shortlist has rounded off a successful year for Mace Plus after celebrating its fifth birthday, experiencing significant growth and securing further projects in the education sector.
The team will face stiff competition from six other contractors at the awards ceremony on 22 ...
Following the successful completion of a £22m science campus for Cambridge Regional College in 2009, Sense has secured two new campus projects with the same client, which is working in partnership with Cambridgeshire County Council.
The new £3m Centre for Applied Learning, Society Health and Development Diploma will be constructed on the Addenbrookes Biomedical campus.
The £2.6m SmartLife low ...
In his quarterly contribution to Building magazine, Brian Moone of the Mace Business School reports on UK industry lead times and puts the "spotlight" on lifts, specifically those that will be installed in the Shard at London Bridge.
Having detailed the ups and downs of lead times for the full range of packages, Brian concludes his summary article with the following: "Lead times have fallen ...
Mace Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Sharp as construction director. Alex will have a specific remit to develop the CIBSE guide to data centre construction.
Alex joins from Wates Group and will use his skills, knowledge and market leverage to support Mace Technology's drive to continue as a market leader. His remit will run alongside the current work being completed ...
Sense has secured a place on the quantity surveying framework for the House of Commons. The framework will provide services across the parliamentary estate that includes the Palace of Westminster, Portcullis House and Millbank House.
The estate comprises over 2,500,000 square feet of space and is occupied by 659 MPs, 750 Peers, 1,700 House of Commons staff and 475 House of Lords staff. The ...
Macro received near-perfect feedback in three separate customer interviews conducted in early 2010. Each of the three London-based clients praised the Macro teams both on and off site, and provided scores of 99%.
"We're thrilled about the recent survey results," said Peter Brumby, Macro managing director. "They help to verify what we already know is true - that we provide a great FM service ...
Mace Plus has successfully maintained its ISO 14001:2004 standard for its environmental management system and practices.
During the one-day assessment, the auditor visited the Mace Plus office and the Globe Academy project. On site, the assessor noted clean routes, a tidy environment, protected trees and good waste management and pollution prevention practices.
ESH director John Knight said: ...
Mace has been engaged to work with Improvement and Efficiency South East (IESE) and Surrey authorities to assist with the preparation of an outline business case to identify opportunities to improve the efficiency of Surrey's public sector estate. The review will include not only Surrey County Council's assets but properties owned by the district and borough councils, police, PCT and ...
From March 28-31st, Mace Group will join key university estates directors at the Association of University Directors of Estates (AUDE) conference and exhibition taking place at Queen's University in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
AUDE is the only dedicated university estates event, representing the UK's 109 universities and 155 higher education institutions that currently hold membership. This ...
Sense, the cost consultancy arm of the Mace Group, has published its first quarterly construction industry inflation report of 2010. 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.
"Economists believe the UK officially exited its longest recession since World ...
John Boulby, Mace regions operation director for regeneration has spoken to Regeneration and Renewal outlining the new opportunities that exist in the sector despite looming cash shortages. Stating that the public sector squeeze will not drive Mace out of regeneration John explains how long term relationships and a broad range of experience is the key to weathering the storm: “Regeneration is ...
Hadley Mace Ltd has been appointed to the Homes and Communities Agency Delivery Partner Panel in the Central and Southern regions. Panel members, in addition to working on HCA projects, will be available for procurement to local authorities, regional development agencies and other public agencies to deliver new homes through programmes such as the Local Authority New Build and Public Land ...
Peter Brumby, Managing Director of Mace Macro, the facilities management consultancy has written a full report on the inaugural EU FM Summit held in the Netherlands in January 2010.
In "FM sans frontieres", Peter rounds up the mood, vision and sheer range of topics covered at the convention, which brought together a truly international spread of delegates, united by a common interest in ...
In addition to helping deliver a world-class visual arts facility for Colchester, Mace is helping to boost employment for the city’s local community. As work commences on the project, Mace has offered two local unemployed people the chance to gain valuable work experience as part of Essex County Council’s pre-apprenticeship programme which has so far seen 21 vulnerable people gain invaluable ...
Land Securities has appointed Mace Group on the prestigious Park House development on London's Oxford Street following a competitive tender.
The 500,000 sq ft Park House project, the largest development on Oxford Street for 40 years, will be delivered by the same highly successful team that delivered the Ropemaker project and will be led by director Jonathan Foster. Park House will provide ...
Following its annual survey amongst architects, BD World Architecture has named Mace Group as the number one project management company for the sixth consecutive year.
The survey asks architecture practices to rate which companies they most enjoy working with, under the categories of project managers, contractors, cost consultants, service and structural engineers. Testimonials from some of ...