MacConvilles News

Shortlisted for LABC regional awards 2020

MacConvilles Surveying shortlisted for South East LABC Building Excellence Awards. MacConvilles are delighted to have been shortlisted today for two LABC regional awards. We are proud of our involvement in both Sussex based projects; Wealden Crematorium and Lady Bee Marina. The LABC Building Excellence awards recognise the very best in technical innovation and construction quality across England […]

Back to Work: Social Distancing on Site.

  Yesterday, people in England who “can’t work from home” were “actively encouraged to go to work.” Ben Coombs, Head of Quantity Surveying at MacConvilles explains what measures have or can be put in place to help safeguard our health on site now that we are going back to work? In the first couple of […]

Working through the Pandemic

While the Government has put a stop to all non-essential works, thanks to a certain global pandemic, we are now required to work slightly differently. But we are still working. It has been a steep learning curve. We have all needed to turn our hand to tasks that are unfamiliar and out of our comfort […]

The Joy of Quantity Surveying

From the very first plans, all the way through to completion, Quantity Surveyors play a part in every aspect of building work. So, what is it about their job that keeps them motivated and eager to get back on the building site? For Ben Coombs, Director of Quantity Surveying at MacConvilles, it’s a little bit of […]

The Joy of Building Surveying.

Director Toby Rollestone has over 25 years’ experience in the building and surveying industry, making him a trusted source of help and advice when it comes to property repairs and maintenance. He now manages a team of expert dedicated surveyors and has many unique ideas when it comes to managing complex issues. Here he discusses […]

Here’s to another great year with MacConvilles.

Season’s Greetings  As another year draws to a close, we would like to take a moment to appreciate the hard work and dedication of our staff, management team and amazing clients, who always present us with the most interesting challenges, trusting our experience and ability to solve their problems. Here is just a snippet of […]

Season’s Greetings from MacConvilles.

This Christmas MacConvilles Surveying has chosen not to send traditional cards to our friends but instead support the charity CRASH. CRASH is a unique, practical charity that assists homelessness and hospice charities with construction related projects, creating places that care for people.  

Fire Door Safety 2019

What Goes on Behind Closed Fire Doors?

With Fire Door Safety Week right around the corner, we thought that now would be the perfect time to talk about the importance of fire doors for any building project and how our professionals at MacConvilles can help you. Do You Know Where Your Fire Doors Are? Chances are, you will come across fire doors […]

MacConvilles Scoops the BAHBA Professional Services Award 2019

MacConvilles Surveying is delighted to announce that they have won the 2019 Brighton and Hove Business award for Professional Services. Presented at the 14th Business Awards on the 25th July, this accolade was given for strong management, financial status and ethical profile. As MacConvilles enters its 81st year in the industry, they are able to […]

Pine Grove Enterprise Centre Officially open for Business.

Yesterday MacConvilles Surveying were delighted to attend the official opening of the new Crowborough Town Council offices and Enterprise Centre at Pine Grove by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant for East Sussex. MacConvilles provided Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Contract Administration and Principal Designer services on this project for the town council. We are delighted to have been involved […]

BBC:Brighton, Brexit and Construction

Following MPs rejection of all Brexit options last night it is unclear what our future with Europe will be and uncertainty looks likely to remain a familiar face for the time being. Whilst the Construction Industry is not a fan of uncertainty, steps can be taken to minimise risk allowing your project to get started […]