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MFS & Industry News

Thrilled to see Mark Farmer appointed by the Government as MMC Housebuilding Champion

Thrilled to see Mark Farmer appointed by the Government as MMC Housebuilding Champion Housing minister Esther McVey has named Mark Farmer, author of the influential Modernise or Die report and CEO of Cast Consultancy, as ‘champion of modern methods of construction (MMC) in housebuilding’. Mark Farmer [...]

November 7th, 2019|

MFS welcomes Xella’s Michael Van Tendeloo to the UK

MFS welcomes Xella's Michael Van Tendeloo to the UK MFS welcome the recent appoint of Michael Van Tendeloo as Xella GmbH’s Business Development Executive for the UK. His clear focus is on development throughout London and the South East of England. Michael comes with a wealth of experience in BIM and [...]

November 7th, 2019|

Government responds to report on Modern Methods of Construction, P-DfMA

Government responds to report on Modern Methods of Construction and P-DfMA Following a recent report on Modern Methods of Construction from the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee, the government responds. The government welcomed the report on MMC, understanding the importance to “build homes faster while upholding quality” as the pace [...]

October 25th, 2019|

Matt runs 10k

Matt runs 1st ever 10k Really proud of MFS's Matt, who works with our planning team for running the Givaudan 10k at the Julie Rose earlier this month. A fantastic achievement, showing real dedication.

October 25th, 2019|

The Silka Challenge completed in just under six hours and our iPad winner

The Xella Silka Element Challenge was completed in just under six hours, and Lisa from Crawley Borough Council wins the iPad! A team of just three MFS heroes built the structural walls of a one bedroom apartment, using Xella's Silka large-format blocks and Lissmac mini-cranes LIVE at South East Construction Expo on Thursday [...]

October 3rd, 2019|

Two MFS Apprentices shortlisted for SE Construction Awards

Two of our MFS Apprentices shortlisted for SE Construction Awards 2019. MFS were thrilled to see two of our young apprentices shortlisted as finalists for the 2019 South East Construction Awards. Alex Martin and Morgan Regardsoe have shown plenty of promise and bags of enthusiasm for their training and [...]

September 10th, 2019|

Building The Future with Xella Presentations at SE Construction Expo 26th Sept 2019

"Building the Future with Xella" Presentations at 10.30am and 2.30pm at SE Construction Expo 26th September 2019. Xella will be giving two presentations at SE Construction Expo entitled "Building the Future" in the Xella Lounge at 10.3am and again at 2.30pm. Xella is at the very forefront of construction [...]

September 9th, 2019|