Mace Cost Consultancy expects tender pricing to remain competitive as construction output continues to contract. Securing cash flow is paramount for contractors competing for a decreasing number of projects. National tender prices are forecast to contract by 2% this year and by a further 1% in 2014, before stabilising in 2015. In London prices are expected to show a 1% reduction this year and ...
As a month of award wins reaches a close, there was still time for some last minute celebrations today as Mace's Emirates Air Line team picked up two awards at the Ground Engineering Awards 2013.
Industry experts gathered in the surroundings of Grosvenor House Hotel to see the Emirates Air Line team consisting of Mace, Bachy Soletanche, TfL, Buro Happold and URS take home the awards for ...
The Mayor, Boris Johnson, has announced the 25 developers chosen to sit on his new land procurement panel, set up to accelerate the delivery of housing in London by making it faster, easier and cheaper for public land owners to bring forward land for development.
As a result of the transfer of assets under the Localism Act 2011 the Greater London Authority (GLA) is currently one of the largest ...
Mayor of London, Boris Johnson visited the Lyric Hammersmith to see first-hand how its ambitious £16.5 million development project is taking shape and to reinforce his commitment to the project and its work with young people in the local community.
Nick Abbey, IESE Framework Director from Mace was present to give the Mayor a tour of the site and also to introduce him to George Bruin, a ...
Mace Executive Chairman Stephen Pycroft was given a personal commendation at last night’s Building awards when he scooped Building’s personality of the year. Introducing the award, Joey Gardiner, assistant editor at Building Magazine, described Stephen Pycroft as, “Not only providing outstanding service to the company, but to the construction industry.”
Referencing Mace’s achievements over the ...
Mace is celebrating today after achieving three big wins at Building Magazine's prestigious awards ceremony last night, in an event that recognises excellence in the construction industry.
Industry leaders gathered at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel where Mace walked away with project and construction management firm of the year; The Shard won Building’s project of the year and Executive ...
Today the £225m regeneration scheme from Hadley Mace has officially opened its marketing suite to showcase the stunning development created by the joint venture. Supported by the Mayor of London and working in partnership with the Royal Borough of Greenwich, L&Q and NHS Greenwich, the former Greenwich District Hospital site will be transformed into one of the most desirable postcodes in ...
This weekend the doors opened to the first half of the new concourse at Birmingham New Street station, in advance of the new station opening at the end of the month.
Over 200 volunteers were invited to trial the features and facilities of the new concourse and to navigate the site using some example scenarios to test elements such as the ticket office, wayfinding signage and access to ...
George Osborne has unveiled his ‘dramatic intervention’ for housing by injecting £4.5 billion of investment into tackling housing issues as part of the 2013 Budget.
However, is this enough to solve our housing problems? Mace’s Operations Director for Regeneration, Kevin Cowin responded on the day of the Budget in a column published in the Local Government Chronicle.
Kevin Cowin is currently ...
Mace supports the charity-event Time to Shine for the fifth year running to inspire young people with disabilities to take part in sports in the spirit of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
As part of a three year strategic partnership with WheelPower, the Mace Foundation invited Gemma Collis, Paralympic fencer; Louise Sugden, co-captain of the Paralympics GB women’s wheelchair basketball team; ...
Mace’s higher education team has had another successful Association of University Directors of Estates (AUDE) exhibition and conference. Bringing together top estates directors from the higher education sector, the three day event was a great platform for delegates and exhibitors to discuss the latest issues impacting university estates including the delivery of major programmes and projects ...
Macro has won a contract with Colt Technology Services, to operate the facilities services management of its Europe-wide business.
Working with Colt, Macro will deliver a seamless programme to create a service which standardises processes across the company’s 72 properties in 13 countries. Macro will implement robust procedures and initiatives that will be consistently applied in every ...
Mace has won the top prize at the NCE/ACE Consultant of the Year Awards, walking away with the award for UK Consultant of the Year 2013.
The award is in recognition of 2012 as one of the company's most significant years when we successfully delivered the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games as part of the CLM consortium, built The Shard, western Europe's tallest building, and achieved ...
Mace has achieved two major project award wins at the ICE London Civil Engineering Awards including the Building Award for the Place project and the Evening Standard People's Choice Award for the Emirates Air Line.
The awards celebrate the people, organisations and companies that have contributed to outstanding engineering achievements in the capital in the spirit of creating, improving and ...
Mace's No.1 Silo building project in Cape Town's Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (V&A) has been featured in a five-page article for the South African publication "Building Africa".
The article explores the challenges associated with the delivery of a large, mixed-use development and the preservation of its heritage. Mace was appointed in 2011 as project manager and principal agent on the ...
Mace has celebrated National Apprenticeship Week across London, Manchester and Birmingham hosting industry events to create apprenticeship roles across the regions. Working in partnership with education providers, local authorities, and local contractors, companies and students have been bought together in a week of networking activities.
In London, pipe fitting apprentices Ryan ...
Mace's Heathrow project team exhibited at the Heathrow Careers Fair last month. The one day event, held at the Renaissance Heathrow Hotel, was attended by 5,500 students from schools and colleges located within the five Heathrow boroughs of Ealing, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Slough and Spelthorne.
Over 76,500 people work for over 320 companies at Heathrow Airport and the event showcased the range ...
The Mace project team on the iconic 42 storey Tadawul Tower in Saudi Arabia, recently celebrated the completion of the 12,000 cubic metre raft foundation concrete pour.
Mace has been working on the project as project and cost manager since early 2010 and has achieved 500,000 accident free man-hours since the start of the project.
The project is planned for completion in early ...
Working on some of the most complex programmes and projects across the world, Mace's property and infrastructure expertise is helping to realise and shape sustainable cities of the future.
Please come and visit us on our stand in the London Pavilion to share our experiences, learn more about our current work and meet the team.
Stephen Pycroft Executive Chairman Mark Reynolds Chief Executive ...
Mace's Andrew Kinsey has been honoured with a Rising Star award at this year's Ecobuild – the world's largest event for sustainable design, construction and the built environment.
As Mace's Head of Sustainability for Construction, Andrew beat off five finalists to take home the inaugural Rising Star Award during the UK Green Building Council's (UKGBC) sixth birthday members' reception.