Newry firm mac-group on target for €185m turnover

Newry Firm mac-group On Target For €185m Turnover

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Newry-headquartered construction and fit out firm mac-group has secured contracts worth more than €90m (£78m) across the UK and Ireland in the last six months. mac-group is a privately-owned Main Contractor specialising in the construction, refurbishment and fit-out of commercial real estate. It has offices in Newry, Dublin, London and Birmingham and employs a direct workforce of over 140.  The …

Deloitte Report Shows Surge In Belfast Construction Driven By Hotel Boom

Deloitte Report Shows Surge In Belfast Construction Driven By Hotel Boom

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A raft of new hotel developments in Belfast has helped construction activity in the city centre hit its highest level in a decade, according to a new report released today by Deloitte. The report, the second annual Belfast Crane Survey produced by Deloitte Real Estate, shows a total of 25 schemes under construction in the city centre – 22 of …

Ulster University Students Partner With Leading Built Environment Firms In Innovative Educational Initiative

Ulster University Students Partner With Leading Built Environment Firms In Innovative Educational Initiative

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Ulster University students in the final year of their Architectural Technology and Management degree programme have taken part in a novel Rapid Industry Feedforward Session, working with 12 of the leading construction companies in Northern Ireland. The new approach allowed 25 students to gain expert feedback on their final year projects from leading industry figures. Companies in attendance included global …

Plans For The Redevelopment Of City Centre Have Been Re-Submitted

Matthew Morrison Planning

A £400 million urban regeneration scheme for central Belfast has been submitted to Belfast City Council following extensive public consultations. The development proposal has taken account of views expressed in the consultations and significant revisions have been made, which will help deliver a new forward-thinking vision for this part of Belfast City Centre. The proposed scheme will deliver a vibrant …

Mac-Group Secures River House Refurbishment Contract

Mac-Group Secures River House Refurbishment Contract

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Newry-based mac-group has secured a £11m contract to refurbish Belfast’s River House into premium grade A office space. The project will support 160 jobs throughout the construction phase. The specialist firm is a contractor in the construction, refurbishment and fit-out of office space and commercial buildings. Established in 2002, it currently has offices in Newry, Dublin, London and Birmingham. River …