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MFS welcome new apprentice

September 2020, Will Curran joins MFS as an apprentice MFS are pleased to welcome Will Curran to the team. Will finished his Level 3 National diploma in 'Construction & the Built Environment' with 2 Distinctions and a Merit in August 2020 and joins MFS as an apprentice. He is currently learning the ropes in estimating and design [...]

By |2020-09-24T14:49:56+00:00September 22nd, 2020|Featured News, MFS News|

Recognition for MFS, Norman’s August Blog

Recognition for MFS as a key specialist contractor, innovator in the use of concrete technology and for offering a highly cost effective solution for post-covid construction sites. Offsite Awards Finalists Masonry Frame Systems are up for two further awards this year, Best Use of Concrete Technology and Contractor of the Year. We share the shortlist with some [...]

Offsite Awards Finalist for Best Use of Concrete Technology

MFS announced as Offsite Awards Finalists in Best Use of Concrete Technology Category Our shortlisted entry with the Masonry Frame Systems i-Form Solution In 2019 we commenced trademarking our build method as the MFS i-Form solution, our P-DfMA approach to MMC. Design > Platform choice > Offsite Manufacture > Onsite Assembly. Manufacturing bespoke component parts offsite, [...]

By |2020-08-13T09:46:08+00:00August 4th, 2020|Awards & Achievements, Featured News, MFS News, MMC and P-DfMA|

Offsite Awards Finalist for Contractor of the Year

MFS announced as Offsite Awards Finalists for Contractor of the Year 2020 Our shortlisted entry The MFS i-Form Solution is the captive name of Masonry Frame Systems' structural build method and approach to P-DfMA, incorporating floors, walls, roofs to form the structural envelope. MFS were founded in 2004, as a masonry frame specialist contractor, saving time [...]

Robert Pointer awarded RICS Fellowship

Robert Pointer awarded RICS Fellowship MFS are proud to announce that Robert Pointer, our Commercial Director and Co–founder, has been awarded his RICS Fellowship.  Rob has been a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors for some years now and achieved his Chartered status in 1990. Over the last few months Rob has been working hard [...]

By |2020-07-08T15:51:26+00:00July 7th, 2020|Awards & Achievements, Featured News, MFS News|

SECBE Blog: Offsite Finalist

MFS are pleased to be an Offsite SECBE Awards 2020 finalist. The SECBE blog The MFS i-Form Solution is Masonry Frame Systems' structural and component-based build method, incorporating floors, walls, roofs that are manufactured offsite and assembled onsite to form the complete structural envelope of a building. A platform approach to DfMA & MMC. Read the full blog [...]

By |2020-06-18T16:20:33+00:00June 17th, 2020|Awards & Achievements, Featured News, MFS News, MMC and P-DfMA|

SECBE Blog: Health, Safety and Wellbeing SECBE Awards 2020 finalist

MFS are pleased to be a Health, Safety and Wellbeing SECBE Awards 2020 finalist. The SECBE blog At the centre of this submission is a new (to the UK) masonry block system called the Xella Silka Element system. Working in close partnership with Xella GmbH , Masonry Frame Systems (MFS) first looked at introducing this Modern Method [...]

By |2020-06-18T16:21:06+00:00June 10th, 2020|Awards & Achievements, Featured News, MFS News, MMC and P-DfMA|

MFS COVID-19 Secure working practices and RAMS

COVID-19 Secure Sites, MFS can still maintain 100% Productivity, 200% Quicker and 20% Cheaper - and here's how.. Several industry experts are currently questioning, ‘Does social distancing reduce productivity?’ – in many cases this will be so. Traditional methods will not be able to maintain ‘normal’ resource levels and unlikely to achieve 100% productivity whilst maintaining 2-metre [...]

By |2020-06-24T13:41:09+00:00May 6th, 2020|Construction Industry News, Featured News, MFS News, MMC and P-DfMA|

COVID-19 statement, open letter and continuing services

COVID 19 – MFS Trading and continuing services statement from Norman Hinckes, MD. We at Masonry Frame Systems Ltd have been closely monitoring the Government guidelines over recent days regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and the unprecedented impact this is having both at home and abroad. The Health, Safety and Wellbeing of all our employees and our daily [...]

By |2020-04-15T10:40:30+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Construction Industry News, Featured News, MFS News|

Platform DfMA first private sector project

Platform DfMA – a componentised approach to construction – is getting its first private sector run-out on a London office job. Read the full article >> Landsec, one of the UK’s largest commercial property developers, is working with integrated design practice Bryden Wood on a London office scheme which could transform how construction projects are [...]

By |2020-03-09T17:23:43+00:00March 9th, 2020|Construction Industry News, MFS News, MMC and P-DfMA|
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