Buildings for retail purposes such as shops, department stores or retail markets are included in this section.

Exceptionally considerate construction at Multiplex Construction Europe Ltd’s Verde SW1 project

Published 9 November 2016 | Written by Content Writer

Multiplex Construction Europe Limited’s exciting Verde SW1 development in London’s Victoria involved the complete strip out of a seven-storey building to its bare concrete frame and its transformation into a striking 11-storey building. As principal contractor Multiplex Construction Europe Ltd (MPX) was working on behalf of client Tishman Speyer, and received exceptional and excellent scores by the Scheme Monitor for…

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Preserving comedy heritage – the McGee Group’s Leicester Square Hotel project

Published 27 September 2016 | Written by Content Writer

McGee is a specialist sub-contractor and main contractor which provides a broad spectrum of services including construction, demolition, decontamination, civil engineering and telecommunication services. Its focus on quality, expertise and innovation ensures that McGee has become a byword for excellence in the industry. This was clearly demonstrated during McGee’s demolition of a hotel and cinema in Leicester Square when the team helped rescue the…

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Considerately constructing the Bolton Interchange project – Kier Construction Northern

Published 14 September 2016 | Written by Content Writer

The £25million development of Bolton town centre will include new retail and office outlets and a newly configured transport network. Working on behalf of the client, Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM), Kier Construction is redeveloping the road and pedestrian system and creating a bus and rail interchange complex, complete with retail outlets and office space. The construction is taking place…

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Improving the image of Coventry City centre with the guidance of the Scheme – Balfour Beatty

Published 24 August 2016 | Written by Content Writer

Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group which finances, develops, builds and maintains innovative and efficient infrastructures that underpin daily life, support communities and enable economic growth. Situated at the heart of Coventry City centre, Balfour Beatty’s Gosford Street Public Realm project on behalf of client, Coventry City Council, scooped a CCS National Site Award in 2016. With its site offices…

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Innovation in-built at Mace’s triple Gold Award-winning 5 Broadgate project

Published 20 July 2016 | Written by Content Writer

One of Mace’s latest high profile ventures is to construct the new UK headquarters of global financial firm UBS at 5 Broadgate. Appointed by British Land and Blackstone Group, Mace is delivering this world-class office building of approximately 700,000 sq. ft, containing state-of-the-art facilities for trading staff, employees and clients. Mace Associate Director, Mandeep Tiwana said: This is just one project…

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Jeakins Weir’s project to extend council offices in Loughborough is highly praised by the Scheme

Published 7 July 2016 | Written by Content Writer

With its headquarters based in Corby, Northants, Jeakins Weir is the East Midlands’ largest independent contractor, specialising in construction, responsive repairs and property development. Enabling the usual council services – including weddings and registrations – to continue unhindered during the construction process was a key element of the successful Southfields Project. Commenting on the benefits of being registered with the…

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Manton Building Contractors have proven that even small projects can be considerate

Published 25 November 2015 | Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator

Birmingham based, Manton Building Contractors is one of the leading regional constructors, who undertake both public and private sector projects. Their particular expertise is seen in the social housing, health, local authority and education sectors. This small project with an approximate value of £150,000 in Green Moors, Lightmoor Village, Telford focused on fitting out a newly constructed retail premises, comprising…

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