Mace is delighted to confirm that the Mace Foundation has become a Patron of RedR, an international disaster relief charity committed to supporting people affected by natural and man-made disasters. In a new strategic partnership, the Mace Foundation will support RedR both financially and with skills and expertise for the next four years. The Mace Foundation will be presented with a ...
Mace’s facilities management arm, Macro, has won a three-year contract with Siemens Real Estate (SRE) to manage the facilities services of its entire UK and Ireland property portfolio. This property portfolio is made up of over 80 of Siemens’ properties and will see Macro manage service delivery and provide project management to Siemens’ regional offices and production and manufacturing ...
In her third column with Building magazine, Director of Sustainability Isabel McAllister discusses the need for a new professional chartership to help sustainability professionals get their voice heard.
There’s plenty of enthusiasm among sustainability professionals, but it may take a new professional chartership to make our message heard.
A few weeks ago ...
Mace is exhibiting at this year's 'The Airport Operator Association' (AOA) Annual Conference from 21-22 October taking place at The London Hilton Metropole hotel.
The theme of the 2013 event is "UK Airports: Delivering Sustainable Aviation". The exhibition and conference dinner will bring together key decision makers from the UK's regional airports and a wide range of suppliers in the ...
Mace has been accredited a 5-star rating – the highest level – following an audit by Building Confidence. Mace is the first company to maintain a 5-star accreditation for three consecutive years.
The detailed two day audit was undertaken by Achilles Building Confidence and is a widely recognised accreditation standard used by 17 buyer organisations and over 1,500 suppliers in the UK ...
Mace is attending the Leading European Architects Forum (LEAF) International in Berlin, Germany, from 16 to 18 October, with Elvin Box, Associate Director presenting on Accelerating developments during times of austerity.
Elvin’s presentation will focus on the role of an investment partner in construction and will highlight Mace’s leading role at Greenwich Square, London. Elvin will be joined ...
Mace is exhibiting at CoreNet Global North American Summit from 21-23 October 2013 at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
As the world’s leading association for corporate real estate (CRE) and workplace professionals with over 7,000 members, CoreNet Global’s mission is to advance the effectiveness of the CRE industry and provide an environment for knowledge sharing, learning ...
The Shard, London, has been awarded Major Building Project of the Year (over £50m) at the British Construction Industry Awards (BCI) Awards 2013.
Announced at a ceremony at the Grosvenor Great Room, Park Lane, London, on a night where Park House was shortlisted for the same award, client Sellar Property Group recieved the award and was supported by representatives from Mace and WSP.
International facilities management company Macro has appointed Debra Ward as its new Managing Director, responsible for Europe and North America.
Debra is joining Macro in the New Year after six years as the managing director of MITIE Client Services where she helped to grow the business through the implementation of new and innovative strategies.
With a strong academic background, ...
Andrew Kinsey, Head of sustainability for construction, recently spoke at both the BRE SMART Resource Conference and The Timber Expo to share knowledge on two major areas of the sustainable construction sector today. At both presentations, Andrew discussed how Mace is pushing forward to become a leader in sustainability and how this effects both the way the business operates and the way in ...
Mace is exhibiting from 8–10 October at this year’s Cityscape Global conference, held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, UAE.
The prestigious networking event brings together over 25,000 regional and international investors, developers, architects and designers, governmental authorities and more, to share knowledge and gain industry insight on global public and ...
As part of Open Doors 2013, local Greenwich schools and construction colleges were offered an opportunity last weekend to take a behind the scenes look at Greenwich Square.
Open Doors is an industry initiative to show the diverse and exciting range of career opportunities that construction has to offer and the wide range of skills required to make buildings and infrastructure part of our ...
Having been appointed as Mace’s new chief executive in January 2013, Mark Reynolds gives his first official interview with Allister Hayman, news editor at Building magazine, on the company’s focus and plans for growth to 2020 and why he’s “sticking to the fast lane”.
Described in the article as having a track record for setting “bold growth targets”, Mark discusses the 2020 £2bn-turnover ...
Mace, working with The Prince's Trust, has helped six young people secure job opportunities on its UK construction sites through a four week initiative called 'Get into Construction'. Funded by Mace Foundation, the 'Get into Construction' programme marks the start of a four year partnership with youth charity The Prince's Trust, providing unemployed young people with free training and work ...
On 21 and 22 September, Mace will be taking part in Open House London, which celebrates all that is best about the capital’s buildings, places and neighbourhoods. Every September, it gives people a unique opportunity to get out and under the skin of London’s amazing architecture, with over 830 buildings of all kinds opening their doors to everyone – all for free.
This year Mace’s Emirates Air ...
Macro, Mace's facilities management subsidiary, is pleased to announce the appointment of Imran Akram as the new Global fm24 Director and Sasha Memedovic as the Head of Service Delivery for fm24, Macro’s 24/7 global helpdesk and CAFM service.
Macro has appointed Imran Akram as the new fm24 Director to support worldwide growth for its helpdesk, CAFM and reactive and asset management ...
Professor David Philp, Head of BIM at Mace, chaired a breakfast seminar on 17 September at our headquarters at 155 Moorgate with the theme BIM: driving construction integration.
During the seminar, David focussed on the impact that BIM is having in the public sector and was joined by James Pellatt, Head of Projects at Great Portland Estates whose presentation looked at the impact BIM is ...
Mace’s Investment team officially celebrated the opening of Assam Place on Commercial Road in East London by hosting an evening event for 65 clients and other guests last week. Assam Place, a former brewery and whisky warehouse, has been transformed into a high-specification development comprising 346 luxury student accommodation units and over 37,500 square feet of commercial and retail ...
For the first time in almost ten years, a network of tunnels underneath Birmingham New Street station has been opened by Mace working in partnership with Network Rail to allow West Midlands Fire Service to conduct a live training exercise.
Situated just 4m beneath the station’s 12 platforms and spanning 132m in length, the tunnel, which closed in 2004, was previously used for Royal Mail postal ...
Mace has reached practical completion on the No. 1 Silo project in Cape Town, South Africa, and has successfully handed over the project to the V&A Waterfront. To coincide with its completion, the project has also won in the category for Office Development for South Africa in the 2013 International Property Awards in the African regional competition
Situated on a sea front location, No. 1 ...