Mace is a founding partner in the new Sir Simon Milton University Technical College. The project was given the green light this week by the Department for Education and it will be established in Westminster by September 2015, with an aim to train and inspire a new generation of engineers, technicians and business leaders for transport engineering and construction jobs.
Based close to Victoria, ...
Throughout 2014, Mace will be hosting a series of practical Building Information Modelling (BIM) roadshows that reflect some of the key workflows and underpin Mace’s BIM delivery model: ALi360.
Under the theme ‘BIM: driving integration in construction’, the series will bring together experts from Mace and our partners to show how BIM, and its digital workflows can be implemented to ...
Macro has appointed Chris Bond as Director of Consultancy for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
Chris Bond is a Chartered Engineer with over 20 years' asset and facilities management experience. He joined Macro in January 2013 and has since made valuable contributions to projects across a range of sectors, including commercial, residential, hotels and leisure, and transportation ...
Mace’s Infrastructure and Aviation team sponsored the opening plenary session at the Runways UK conference in London. This one day conference was the first time that the three shortlisted projects within the Airport Commissions’ review, had the first chance to present their proposals to the key stakeholders in the aviation industry.
During the plenary session, Sir Howard Davies, Chair of the ...
Mace has announced that Como’s Managing Director, Steve Root has stepped down and been succeeded by Trevor Bacon, formerly Property Services Director at Tesco. Steve Root will continue in a part-time capacity, focussing on developing key strategic relationships.
Steve Root joined Mace in 2005 and was appointed as MD of Como in 2008, taking on some of the largest, fastest and most complex ...
Mace's international facilities management subsidiary, Macro, has appointed Nigel Davies as Director of Operations, responsible for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
With an engineering degree and an MBA, Nigel has spent the last thirty years working for international companies such as GECO Engineering, Thermo LLC and Mitsubishi Electric, negotiating large projects with clients, ...
The Mace Foundation has launched a new four-year partnership with Coram’s children’s charity.
This partnership will see Mace supporting Coram’s housing service which provides support and accommodation for care leavers and homeless young people.
The partnership kicked off to a seasonal start, with eleven of the Mace employees participating in a Santa Run in London. A festive bake off and ‘wear ...
Following recent major project wins within the Rail, Highways, Energy and utility sectors, Mace is growing its infrastructure team. We are looking to recruit the best talent that the industry has to offer to fill a broad range of roles across different levels.
We want to hear from people looking to take on a UK or international challenge from assistant managers starting out in their ...
On 12 December, Richard Blakeway, Deputy Mayor for Housing, Land and Property at the GLA, joined Hadley Mace to celebrate the ‘topping out’ ceremony at Greenwich Square. This event marked the first major construction milestone for the £225 million landmark development, set to transform the former Greenwich District Hospital site by providing 645 new homes.
The ceremony celebrated the ...
On Monday 9 December Mace joined the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, and TfL Transport Commissioner, Sir Peter Hendy, at City Hall for an industry summit to launch the new Construction Logistics and Cycle Safety standards.
Developed by the industry, for the industry, the new Managing Work Related Road Risk (WRRR) standard has been established to help make London’s roads safer for all road ...
Bill Heath, the Chairman of international facilities management provider, Macro, has once again been ranked in the top six in FM Middle East’s Power 50 list. He has been featured alongside some of the most influential FM leaders in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
The Power 50 list has been created by the leading Middle East FM publication and the results have been based on this year’s ...
Mace has won the Energy Buyer of the Year category at the Energy Awards 2013. The award is in recognition of Mace devising and implementing an innovative energy purchasing strategy by establishing an Energy Hub, which has resulted in substantial cost and carbon savings.
In the energy market, Mace is a major energy user, through its corporate and construction projects and a major energy ...
Mace has supported artist Alex Chinneck on his latest installment, ‘Miner on the Moon’, the grand finale to MERGE Festival for 2013. This project is a large-scale, site-specific work, giving the illusion of a house turned upside down and is located on Blackfriars Road.
The previously derelict site has had its façade turned upside down with a design that celebrates the ...
Mace celebrated the first anniversary of the Mace Foundation last Friday 29 November.
Last week there was a drinks reception at 155 Moorgate for the Foundation’s strategic partners and Mace employees. Hundreds of Mace employees have participated in volunteering and fundraising activities over the last 12 months. The event was an opportunity for the Foundation’s trustees to say thank you to ...
Mace has appointed Richard Palczynski as Head of Programme Management, as part of its ongoing commitment to developing its role in infrastructure and programme management delivery.
Richard joins Mace to lead its global programme management service. His previous role was working at engineering consultancy Parsons Brinckerhoff. During his career, he has worked on major UK infrastructure ...
The Mayor of London came to Greenwich Square this week to launch his new initiative for low-cost homes for Londoners. Ahead of the press conference on Monday, Boris Johnson visited the site to assist in the pouring of a concrete slab that formed part of the L&Q Housing Association structure, which was captured by TV cameras and photo journalists. As well as helping to pour concrete ...
Macro's Technical Manager Manoj Patil has won the Young Engineer of the Year Award at the Middle East MEP Awards 2013, held in Dubai.
The award recognises "an up-and-coming individual whose aptitude, skills set and personality points to a bright future in the MEP sector". The judges highlighted Manoj's broad background within construction, consultancy and maintenance.
Chairman of Macro, Bill ...
Our marketing department was named Marketing team of the Year at the annual B2B Marketing Awards last night. Now in its ninth year, the B2B Awards are the largest and most prestigious purely-B2B marketing awards in the world.
The winners are chosen by an independent panel of marketers and they celebrate the most innovative, creative and forward-thinking marketing of the year, whatever the ...
The Emirates Air Line has won the Infrastructure or Transportation Structure of the Year category at the prestigious Structural Awards 2013.
The Structural Awards, run by the Institution of Structural Engineers, celebrate international excellence in structural engineering design and receive over 100 project submissions each year spanning 13 categories. The black tie awards ceremony took place ...
The Shard, London, has won Major Project of the Year at the Constructing Excellence National Awards 2013 at a ceremony at the Tower Hotel, London.
Constructing Excellence is the single UK based organisation charged with driving the change agenda in construction. Existing to improve industry performance in order to produce a better built environment, they are a member led organisation operating ...