Mace Macro has been awarded a two and half year contract extension by client SABMiller plc. The new contract term is a vote of confidence in Macro's ability to continually evolve the contract since its initial award in 2006. During the last three years Macro has increased the scope of service to three sites and mobilised a new site in Reading.
The implementation and management of Macro's ...
May saw practical completion achieved on Ropemaker, which was delivered exactly on programme and, at £170 per square foot, £10m under budget, for long-term client British Land. The integrated Mace Group team provided project management, construction management, cost consultancy (Sense) and a fixed price organisation and logistics service (via Mlogic).
Mace Group project director Jonathan ...
As work progresses on Mace Plus's Grafton Street project in Mayfair, the site has been temporarily transformed into Europe's largest urban gallery, the "One Spirit Showcase", displaying works by students and graduates of the Royal Academy Schools.
The 19m x 43m canvas is the result of a competition created online by Futurecity with the sponsorship of Royal Academy Schools and project developer ...
Mace Sustain's community regeneration team joined forces with homeless charity Centrepoint to promote its Building, Learning and Training programme (BuiLT), to give homeless young people a greater chance of employment. In the 18 months since the partnership began, Mace Sustain has successfully engaged and supported more than 50 people into work.
Young residents at the charity have ...
In an integrated and efficient Mace solution for the healthcare sector, we are working very successfully as part of Support Services Partnership (SSP) in south west London to deliver a range of projects for a group of local Primary Care Trusts (PCTs). Sense is providing cost consultancy services and subject to a VFM audit, the construction works will be carried out by Como under a design and ...
Mace's utilities sector is to host ‘The Mace Celebrity Cricket Challenge, in aid of WaterAid' at the BritOval on Friday 24 July 2009.
The event will see the UK water industry take on the infamous Bunburys - the world's number one celebrity cricket team. The Bunburys, founded by David English MBE, include personalities such as Rory Bremner, Eric Clapton and Ian Botham amongst many other ...
Macro has been selected by the Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) to provide facilities management services to its new corporate headquarters located in Angel, London.
The contract was awarded following a competitive tender process with Mace Macro mobilising the contract within a period of three weeks to provide reception, mailroom, hospitality, cleaning, internal planting, waste and ...
Como is celebrating more awards success for the mixed use design and build development it delivered for clothing retailer Reiss.
The scheme designed by Squire & Partners and completed in July 2008, won an award at the prestigious 2009 Annual RIBA Awards on 21 May. Running since 1966, RIBA Awards are awarded for buildings that have high architectural standards and make a substantial ...
Disaster recovery is a core part of the planning and management of any sizeable business, and is a fast moving field where both process and technological knowledge are to the fore. Guy Miller, Director of IT at Mace was interviewed for TechTarget.com, giving an insider's perspective on the options facing those who must plan for when disaster strikes.
Guy, who is in charge of both Mace's ...
Macro international has been awarded the 'FM Consultant of the Year Award' for the second time running at the Middle East Facilities Management Awards 2009, held in Dubai on the 25th of May.
Speaking to i-FM Bill Heath, managing director of Macro international said "We're really pleased for everyone involved with Macro international and proud of the hard work the team in the Middle East has ...
Mace's aviation team has been appointed by the Nigerian Ministry of Commerce and Industry as project manager for the preparation of a masterplan for a new $600m international airport in Lagos.
The new airport will be built next to the 16,500 hectare Lekki free trade zone and will cater for the ongoing development of the south-east region of Lagos State. The Lekki corridor is a naturally formed ...
The integrated Mace team at Ropemaker has secured a customer satisfaction score of 97% from British Land, following the on time and under budget practical completion in May.
The £150m shell and core building is being delivered through an integrated service offer, with Mace providing project and construction management services, Sense providing cost consultancy and Mlogic providing fixed priced ...
Mace has been appointed by Siemens Real Estate to provide project management and cost consultancy services on the development of new production and servicing facilities for its industrial turbo-machinery business in Lincoln. The project involves the consolidation of Siemens' existing Lincoln based businesses onto the new 30 acre Teal Park site on the outskirts of Lincoln. The industrial gas ...
The latest issue of Building magazine saw Sense Cost Consultancy provide a specialist cost update on the construction industry. In the first of three articles exploring trends in the main building elements, Sense took the opportunity to examine the toll the recession is taking on prices in three sectors: substructure, superstructure and cladding.
To continue reading the full article please ...
Mace Plus has beaten off the competition to take the £29.5m first phase to revamp St Paul's School in Barnes, south London.
The initial phase includes music and science buildings, comprising 18 laboratories and a library, plus infrastructure and landscaping works. Work starts on site later this year and is due for completion in 2011.
To read the article as published on Contract Journal, please ...
Mace Living's affordable housing scheme for Pocket Living has once again been recognised as one of the best in the affordable housing market - this time at the prestigious Evening Standards Homes & Property Awards, which is now in its 18th year.
The Weedington Road project received a highly commended award in the ‘Best new development in the affordable homes sector' at the awards ceremony ...
Abu Dhabi National Hotel's JW Marriott Abu Dhabi Resort and Spa development has achieved four million working hours without a major accident. This has been achieved over a 15-month period, which makes this all the more impressive.
This 450 million AED project sees 18 different nationalities working together, and at its peak will have over 4,000 operatives on site.
The resort and spa is ...
Mace Group's healthcare team submitted an article for inclusion in the National Association of Primary Care Review. The article discussed the use of private sector supply chain management systems in the healthcare sector.
Dr Matthew Williams-Gray, a senior strategic health consultant at Mace explained the benefits of the supply chain model, which Mace has placed at the heart of its successful ...
Mace Macro (Mace's facilities management team) has extended its relationship with Invesco to provide services to its European portfolio, in a contract worth £1.8m per annum.
Macro is currently mobilising a full range of services including cleaning, maintenance, reception, mailroom, repro-graphics, waste, security, environmental, health and safety, fire and energy management across offices ...
Mace announced today that despite the global economic decline and challenging market conditions, that it has had another successful year of increased turnover and profits.
Group turnover up by 14% to £608m
Profit before taxation up 38% to £14.9m
2009 order book 79% secured at 2008 year end
Group Chairman and Chief Executive, Stephen Pycroft commented: "I am delighted to ...