MC Construction Touches Down at Manchester Airport

MC Construction has completed a £450,000 upgrade to a 48,000 sq ft hangar at Manchester Airport which is used to service vehicles used on the airfield, such as passenger buses, aircraft tugs and baggage trucks. The 15-week project was the Salford-based company’s first under a new Manchester Airport building services framework. MC Construction undertook below-ground … Continue reading “MC Construction Touches Down at Manchester Airport”

CE Manchester Chair Roger Burton to deliver key talk at Government Property and Estates Conference.

Roger Burton, chair of Constructing Excellence, explains how only a modernised and efficient construction sector can deliver the public estate of the future. The public sector’s ambition to modernise and improve its estate will not only require the disposal of surplus assets but the rationalisation of the £3bn property portfolio.  Reducing costs and increasing efficiencies … Continue reading “CE Manchester Chair Roger Burton to deliver key talk at Government Property and Estates Conference.”

Entries now open for the 12th Annual North West Regional Construction Awards.

Constructing Excellence in the Northwest, The School of the Built Environment at the University of Salford and the Centre for Construction Innovation are delighted to announce that the applications process for the North West Regional Construction Awards 2018 is officially now open. Now in their 12th successful year, the Awards provide an exclusive opportunity for the North … Continue reading “Entries now open for the 12th Annual North West Regional Construction Awards.”

£1.7m Surgery Expansion is just what the Doctor Ordered

A doctors’ surgery in north Manchester is expanding the services it offers to patients following a major extension and refurbishment scheme. The project has seen The Avenue Medical Centre on Victoria Avenue, Blackley, double in size. A two-storey extension has been built which links the surgery to a branch of Cohens Chemist. The extension houses … Continue reading “£1.7m Surgery Expansion is just what the Doctor Ordered”

Star Billing For MC Construction

MC Construction has won a place on a new public sector framework which will see the company carry out projects across Greater Manchester and other areas of the north west. The Salford-based company has been appointed by STAR Procurement, a shared procurement service for Stockport, Trafford and Rochdale Councils. STAR Procurement also works with public … Continue reading “Star Billing For MC Construction”

Entries to the North West Regional Construction Awards 2018 are now open!

Constructing Excellence in the Northwest, The School of the Built Environment at the University of Salford and the Centre for Construction Innovation are delighted to announce that the applications process for the North West Regional Construction Awards 2018 is officially now open. Now in their 12th successful year, the Awards provide an exclusive opportunity for … Continue reading “Entries to the North West Regional Construction Awards 2018 are now open!”

MC Construction Wins National Business Award

MC Construction is celebrating victory at a national awards ceremony for its approach to staff training and development. The Salford-based company, which has 70 staff, won the Commitment to People Development honour at the British Chambers of Commerce’s 2017 Chamber Business Awards. The judges said MC Construction has shown impressive commitment to the training and … Continue reading “MC Construction Wins National Business Award”

North West successes at the Constructing Excellence National Awards 2017

The awards are Constructing Excellence’s annual showcase for excellence in the built environment sector across England and Wales, and bring together the nine regional winners in each of thirteen categories to celebrate the very best of the best. There were a number of successes for the North West throughout the night: Integration & Collaborative Working – … Continue reading “North West successes at the Constructing Excellence National Awards 2017”

Work Experience Opportunities Sought

Manchester College Employability and Partnership team wish to engage with employers with a view to securing valuable work experience opportunities for their learners. The benefits of these opportunities are invaluable to the students in preparing them for the construction industry. For the employer it is a chance to raise their company profile in the community … Continue reading “Work Experience Opportunities Sought”