Mace Plus has issued a white paper titled "The building blocks of successful school building" that explores best practice and provides useful information on the delivery of new and improved educational facilities.
The paper is a response to the government-driven capital investment in upgrading and rebuilding fatigued educational facilities to bring them into line with 21st century standards. ...
A Mace Technology team will deliver a new sustainable heat capture technology for the Telehouse West project.
The surplus heat created by racks of servers will be used to power residential and business properties in the surrounding area. The decision to install the system stems from the strict regulations issued by the Greater London Authority (GLA).
Wind turbines, river water cooling and fuel ...
The Bridge Academy has been recognised by the Federation of Plasterers and Drywall Contractors as a unique example of what can be achieved using the metsec framework. Mace Plus directors will be attending the annual Plaisterers' Awards 2009 to see if their project is successful.
The project is one of the leading contenders to win the top prize at this year's awards ceremony. Mace Plus will sit ...
Mace Living has secured a place on the Poplar HaRCA (Housing and Regeneration Community Association) framework alongside 13 other contractors.
Poplar HaRCA is a registered social landlord that manages around 8,490 homes in Poplar that were transferred from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Its aim is to work with the local community and partners to make Poplar a better place to live.
Mace Living has held a workshop designed to engage with its supply chain to emphasise key health and safety issues.The workshop was designed to aid the development of good working relationships with the supply chain and ensuring each part understands the high expectations and level of quality required.
The event kicked off with a presentation by John Knight and Rob Kremis addressing Mace ...
The Mace aviation team at Heathrow has completed the critical enabling works for the closure of Terminal 2 with the handover of the last two projects, QB bussing and Pier 7 baggage and connections.
QB bussing was a logistically challenging project which included the remodelling of the central terminal roads system to construct new bus routes. The majority of the works were completed at night ...
Sense, the cost consultancy arm of the Mace Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Fisher as new associate director in the South West. Gary will be based in Bristol and will be responsible for strengthening the group’s cost consultancy offer in the region.
Gary has experience in a variety of sectors including retail, residential, commercial and major office developments. Having ...
Mace has been appointed by NaREC, the National and Renewable Energy Centre, to undertake the project management of the marine drive test facility in Blyth, Northumberland. The facility will enable testing of marine drive systems and other wave energy device components before deployment to the 'real' environment. NaREC is recognised throughout the world as a centre dedicated to accelerating the ...
Her Majesty The Queen has officially opened the new Ashmolean Museum. The Ashmolean re-opened to the public on 7 November, following a major multi-million pound redevelopment led by a Mace project and programme management team.
Her Majesty visited a number of the galleries before visiting the rooftop restaurant, where she was formally introduced to architect Rick Mather and Steve Tighe of Mace ...
David Bill, director for public sector in the South East, will be speaking at the forthcoming Building Schools Exhibition and Conference (BSEC) being held on 24-25th February 2010 at Excel in London.
BSEC is a two-day event that brings together those at the forefront of school rebuilding initiatives, from policy makers to suppliers as the leading platform for sharing ideas and information. The ...
Mace Retail director Matt Turner presented at the Building Supermarkets Conference in London, on 'Supermarket's response to the design and build of energy efficient low waste stores.'
In his presentation Matt covered designing and building energy-efficient, low waste stores, using timber rather than steel to reduce embedded carbon, getting the spacing right for reduced heating and cooling and ...
Mace Living, together with a Mace project management team, has refurbished, extended and altered over 160 cottages at Whiteley Village.
Located across 200 acres in Walton-on-Thames, the village refurbishment project was rolled out in phases. Each cottage has been completely stripped down to allow for major structural works to take place, including the replacement of roofs and extending or ...
Como has held its third annual ‘State of the market' breakfast briefing with guest speaker Digby Flower of CB Richard Ellis, who shared his thoughts on the future of the fit out market with over 80 industry leaders.
Key points from Digby's presentation included the prediction that there will be a shortage of large scale buildings between 2010 and 2014 as the development pipeline ‘dries up' as ...
Sense has been appointed to provide cost consultancy services for the delivery of a three car enhancement programme for client Docklands Light Railway (DLR).
The London City Airport extension runs from Canning Town to King George V station at North Woolwich via London City Airport and will play an important part in London 2012 Olympics.
The line has four new stations which now connect local ...
Mace in the Midlands is delighted to be awarded the title of professional consultancy team of the year at last night’s West Midlands Property Awards 2009, beating off the shortlisted competition from DBK and Rider Levett Bucknall.
Mace received high praise from the judges due to its extensive project portfolio in the Midlands spanning all sectors from arts and commercial to urban regeneration ...
Mace in Spain has completed Hines Zielo shopping mall in Madrid. Designed by architect Alberto Martin Caballero, it is the first shopping centre in Europe to receive the prestigious Silver LEED certification, marking the development as being built with sustainability in mind.
Mace provided project and construction management services to deliver the project on time and to the required quality ...
Hampshire County Council's headquarters, Elizabeth II Court, has been awarded the accolade "Sustainable Project of the Year" at last night's Sustainability Awards beating off competition from a rival Mace project Crawley Library. Mace worked with the council to turn their 1960s office block into one of the most sustainable working environments in the country. The headquarters was also used at ...
Mace Plus has hosted a site tour of the new build Teddington School in Richmond for its year 11 students. The tour was used to demonstrate the health and safety measures put in place by Mace Plus, as main contractor on the project.
Assistant project manager, William Boitey, led proceedings with a site induction and an explanation of the safety practices used in the build of the school. He ...
Mace has achieved practical completion on the LG Arena in Birmingham. Formerly the NEC Arena, the venue was officially renamed on 1 September 2008 as part of a sponsorship deal with global electronics giant LG. The £29 million redevelopment has seen the 30 year-old venue transformed into a 21st Century total entertainment experience, with new seating, hospitality, bars, restaurants and other ...
Mace Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Horenko as the new regional director for Asia.
Michael said: "It's an exciting time to be involved in any way with Asia, with its diverse cultures, various stages of development and without doubt, enormous growth potential. I have been lucky to have spent most of my career in Asia and am privileged to now represent Mace Group in the ...