The Mace team at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre commemorated a milestone on 4th December as the structure of the new theatre reached its highest point.
Considering the nature of the building and its clients, the ceremony was never going to be a small production. Over 1000 guests were invited to share the event including all those who have worked on the transformation of the theatre throughout ...
Como has just completed extensive refurbishment and fit out to Cat A of Rreef's 41 Moorgate building achieving practical completion on 14 October 08. Rreef is the global investment management business of Deutsche Bank's asset management division. The former tenant in this building was German bank Unicredit (formerly HypoVereinsbank) and Como was also involved in the fit out at Moor House when ...
FM World, the award-winning fortnightly magazine of the British Institute of Facilities Management, has identified Macro's Bill Heath as one of the pioneers of the FM sector.
The initiative, sponsored by FM service provider Sodexo, was launched in September to discover who has helped to create and steer the industry and has had a major impact on its development over the past 30 years.
Macro staff member Natalie Georgiou was announced as runner up in the PFM Partnering Excellence Award that recognise the exceptional contribution made by a junior employee - up to supervisor level - to the success of a partnership.
Natalie was employed by Macro to work with client Invesco as a Reception Supervisor. In this role Natalie assisted in the development of a solution to deliver ...
Sense Cost Consultancy has been appointed by the Tresham Institute to provide cost consultancy services on the latest phase of their development and rationalisation programme. Tresham Institute is a College of Further and Higher Education with campuses in Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough in Northamptonshire and The Rutland College in Oakham. Tresham opened a brand new £20 ...
Mace Group has successfully delivered Qurum City Centre, the first in a series of community malls that MAF is planning to develop across the region. Strategically located in the commercial hub of Muscat's upmarket Qurum area, the opening of this new-build mall on the 27th October was a resounding success, with 85% of shops trading on the first day, including the Carrefour hypermarket.
After many months of hard work and an extensive review of the newly developed management plan, Mace's company's dedicated residential contracting team, received 9001:2000 accreditation by external auditor, British Standards Institute (BSi) on the 24 October 2009.
9001:2000 is the international recognized standard for quality management systems, establishing global standards for quality good ...
Mace has successfully delivered phase two of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in time for the opening of one of the world's largest oil and gas exhibitions.
The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) opened with a flourish with over 21,000 industry personnel and distinguished guests flooding through its doors on the first day, breaking all opening ...
Como project manager John Darling won a gold award at last night's CIOB Construction Manager of the Year awards at the Grosvenor Hotel. Now in its 30th year, these awards aim to recognize outstanding individual performances and are highly sought after in the industry.
John, entered for his work on the 20 Victoria Street project for The Attorney General's Office, had some stiff competition in ...
Little Britain Challenge Cup 08 turned out to be the most successful yet for the Como team who have competed in the event for the last four years. The event, now in its 21st year is the largest corporate regatta in Europe with over 250 boats and over 3000 construction professionals competing in the Isle of Wight over four days. The weather conditions ranged from brilliant sunshine to ...
Representatives from Mace Macro encountered more than they bargained for during a pre-planned helpdesk mobilisation project for client Invesco at its Houston Texas office, when Hurricane Ike blew through.
With the storm approaching, David Craig of Macro and Mei Yee Gurrin of fm24 suspended the helpdesk project to assist the Invesco FM team to implement business continuity plans and secure the ...
Mace Group has once again been ranked within the top 75 firms in The Good Employer Guide 2008, 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 staff rated them in a questionnaire.
Staff were asked to grade their firms on six criteria: corporate ...
On 21st October, Mace Sustain won The City of London Lord Mayor's Dragon Award for economic regeneration. The annual awards encourage organisations across Greater London to become involved in the regeneration of their local communities. While the social inclusion category covered Mace Sustain's work with socially excluded groups of people, the economic regeneration category was more ...
Mace is proud to announce that the company has been ranked No. 2 in the 2008 Sunday Times Top Track 250 league table of Britain's biggest mid-market private companies. This follows impressive gains for the last three years, from 132nd place in 2005 and 54th in 2006 to 13th in 2007 and the hard to beat 2nd place this year. The Top Track 250 was a pull out in Sunday's paper (19th October) and ...
Mace Group, its client British Land and the various main contractors celebrated the topping out of Ropemaker, an iconic commercial office building in the centre of London, on Thursday 25th September. The event commemorated the 20-storey commercial office building reaching its structural height. Designed by Arup Associates, the 586,000 square foot development is due for completion in mid-2009. ...
Mace Group has been shortlisted in the Construction Consultant of the Year category for the inaugural Gulf States Building Awards 2008. The awards were open to entries from companies in the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.)
Other shortlisted entrants for this category include:
Currie & Brown
Mace Sustain was short listed for Consultant of the Year at the Safety and Health Practitioner and Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (SHP/IOSH) Awards 2008.
Mace Sustain entered its behavioural management of safety programme on the BG Group's headquarters refurbishment project. The objective was to provide a behaviour-based approach to managing safety that would enable client Mace ...
Mace Plus, the contracting arm of Mace Group, has been given the green light to commence work on Teddington School, a Building Schools for the Future (BSF) One School Pathfinder project, procured under the IESE framework for client London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. Mace Plus has a strong reputation in the education sector, working on many key innercity academies.
Phased construction ...
A Mace team working on Hillside Special School in Plymouth saw its efforts pay dividends with the achievement of a customer satisfaction rating of 100% from client Plymouth City Council.
Hillside School proved a unique and challenging project for Mace as it is the first new school building in the country to specifically address the requirements of special educational needs specific to ...
Mace Macro, the dedicated facilities management arm of Mace is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Smart and Kevin Keil to its senior management team.
Andrew has joined the Macro leadership team and become responsible for all consultancy activities within Macro including strategic, operational and occupancy projects. He has over 15 years experience in the delivery of complex, ...