Mace has teamed up with the children at Belmont Primary School to design and decorate hoardings for the London Borough of Bexley’s Civic Offices project.
As part of the Ivor Goodsite competition, run by the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS), the children have painted artwork onto the hoardings. Drawings include representations of other landmark buildings in Bexley as well as a variety of ...
Mace's cost consultancy team has produced its latest quarterly Tender Cost Update, providing a snapshot of construction market conditions and trends across the UK, Europe, North America and the Middle East. To view these reports, click below:
UK - Balance of power starts to shift as workloads increase
As workloads increase, the balance of power has definitely started to shift in the ...
On Thursday 7 November, The Shard, western Europe’s tallest building, will compete for the title of 'Best Tall Building Worldwide' at an event in Chicago, North America.
In July this year, the project, developed by Sellar Property, was awarded 'Best Tall Building in Europe' by the Council of Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The CTBUH Best Tall Building Awards is an independent review ...
In support of independent global charity, Movember, Mace has erected two giant ‘Macetaches’ on its iconic South Bank Tower project. The largest of the two colourful additions is 10m x 2m, with the other at 4.8m x 1.55m.
The Movember charity campaign helps raise vital funds and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer and mental health. Mace has supported the campaign for the last five ...
Mace is delighted to announce that Gareth Lewis, Chief Operating Officer for Construction, has won gold in the ‘New build and Refurbishment over £100 Million’ category at the Construction Manager of the Year Awards, for his work on The Shard. Mace was appointed as construction manager on The Shard by Sellar in 2009, on behalf of LBQ, and the project completed in 2012 as the tallest building in ...
On 24 October 2013, Mace’s Chief Executive Mark Reynolds joined a panel of CEOs for the Construction News Summit’s CEO Debate, titled ‘How will you do business in five years’ time?’
The one-day conference was a high-profile event bringing together contractors and delegates from across the supply chain to network, debate the macro view of the construction sector, and deliberate the ...
Mace’s facilities management arm, Macro, has been awarded a five-year facilities management consultancy contract, worth 15 million QAR (US $ 4.12 million) with Qatar Petroleum (QP). This contract will include the oil and gas provider’s relocation to a new HQ, consisting of 629,000 square metres of built up area in the Qatar Petroleum District in Doha.
Currently under construction, ...
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 ...