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McCann and Partners Celebrate National Gingerbread Day with Bake Off!22nd November 2021

What better way to celebrate National Gingerbread Day than with a bake off?

Congratulations to our new BREEAM Assessors Julie and Virginia!15th November 2021

A big congratulations to Julie Ostermeyer and Virginia Clement who are now fully licensed BREEAM Assessors.

A Warm Welcome to Nicholas Yeubery to the Team1st November 2021

McCann and Partners are pleased to welcome Nicholas Yeubery as an Electrical Engineer.

McCann and Partners Welcome Three New Members to the Team19th October 2021

We are delighted to welcome a trio of new starters at McCann and Partners - Hayley Barratt-Bentley and Shamma Tasneem both join the thermal modelling team and Katie Williams joins the admin department.

Whitehead Building Services Win the 2021 McCann and Partners Charity Golf Day16th September 2021

McCann and Partners hosted a charity golf day at Cottrell Park Golf Club, St Nicholas in aid of Innovate Trust this September – where more than £3,000 was raised and an impressive TWO hole in ones were achieved!

McCann and Partners Welcomes Virginia Clement to the Team19th August 2021

We are delighted to welcome Virginia Clement to McCann as a Senior Sustainability Consultant.

Welcoming Joshua Boyd-Smith to McCann and Partners13th July 2021

We are delighted to welcome Joshua Boyd-Smith as part of McCann and Partners’ mechanical building service team.

Women in Engineering Day 2021: Q&A with Electrical Engineer Alex Middlemiss23rd June 2021

To celebrate Women in Engineering Day 2021, we talked to McCann & Partners Electrical Engineer Alex Middlemiss about her experiences in the industry and the advice she'd give other women wanting to work in the field of engineering.

McCanns and Friends to Take on the Longest Day Golf Challenge for Charity8th June 2021

A team including two members of the McCann and Partners team are taking on the Longest Day Golf Challenge on the 21st June in an effort to raise money for the brilliant MacMillan Cancer Support.

World Environment Day 2021 2nd June 2021

How is embodied carbon affecting climate change and what can we do to prevent it?

Welcoming Alex Middlemiss and Julie Ostermeyer to McCann and Partners30th April 2021

McCann and Partners is delighted to welcome Alex Middlemiss and Julie Ostermeyer as the newest members of its team.

350,000 construction roles to be created by 2028 to achieve UK net zero19th April 2021

More than 350,000 new construction roles will be required by 2028 to reach the UK government’s commitment to achieving ‘net zero’ emissions by 2050.

Women in Construction Week 202110th March 2021

To mark Women in Construction Week, we sat down with Mechanical Engineer Xilai Chen to find out what challenges she experienced in carving out a career in engineering, and how and why she wants to challenge other women to do the same.

McCann and Partners Appointed to Achieve Well Building Standard at New John Street Office2nd March 2021

JR Smart has appointed McCann and Partners to assist with the achievement of WELL Building Standard at its new John Street office development in Cardiff City Centre.

Cardiff Interchange Becomes UK’s First HQM ONE Certified Building26th January 2021

Cardiff Interchange has been awarded Home Quality Mark (HQM) ONE certification for sustainability; the first HQM scheme to be certified in Wales and the first HQM ONE scheme to be certified in the UK.

Graham Carr Promoted to Mechanical Associate22nd January 2021

It is with great pleasure that we would like to announce the promotion of Senior Engineer Graham Carr to Mechanical Associate.

McCann and Partners Shortlisted for BREEAM Champion Award 20215th January 2021

McCann and Partners are delighted to have been shortlisted for the BREEAM Champion Award 2021 as recognition for our work in sustainability throughout 2020.

Phase 1 of the Lakeside Wing at University Hospital of Wales Completed14th December 2020

McCann and Partners are delighted to have provided MEP Design for Phase 1 of the new £33m, 400-bed hospital wing built to assist with winter bed pressures and treat coronavirus patients in Cardiff.

Project completion at the Department of Work & Pensions Treforest 6th November 2020

McCann and Partners are delighted to have provided MEP Design and BREEAM services for the new Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) office in Treforest, which celebrated completion this October.

This is Engineering Day 20203rd November 2020

To celebrate This is Engineering Day 2020 this Nov 4th, we sat down with Mechanical Associate David Airey to talk about his career journey within engineering and the many ways that he has seen the industry change over the past four decades.

The WELL Building Standard announces launch of WELL v224th September 2020

The WELL Building Standard has this month announced the launch of its newest model, the most dynamic, resilient and validated version to date – WELL v2.

How can offices re-emerge safely from lockdown? Post-pandemic CIBSE Guidance released.19th August 2020

Last month, the Chartered Institute for Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) updated its “Emerging from lockdown” guidance for businesses that are considering bringing staff into office premises.

First Class Honours degrees for Kian Spillane and Geraint Harcombe27th July 2020

McCann and Partners would like to congratulate our own Electrical Engineer Kian Spillane and Mechanical Engineer Geraint Harcombe on achieving their degrees at the University of the West of England this month.

McCann and Partners adds FITWEL to its sustainability offering24th July 2020

On Friday 17th July, McCann and Partners’ Michael Davey (Associate Director) successfully passed the FITWEL Ambassador exam.

Women in Engineering Day: Q&A with Mechanical Engineer Victoria Boreham-Payne23rd June 2020

To celebrate Women in Engineering Day 2020, we sat down with McCann & Partners Mechanical Engineer Victoria Boreham-Payne to talk about her experiences in the industry and the advice she'd give other women wanting to work in the field of engineering.

Six ways you can work sustainably from home 5th June 2020

With so many of us working remotely, there are a wealth of opportunities to act sustainably and do our bit to reduce the carbon footprint during this time.

McCann and Partners' COVID-19 Update3rd April 2020

The Government has sent a clear message that it requires all businesses and workplaces to advise their employees to work at home, wherever possible.

Health and Safety Regarding COVID-19 16th March 2020

The safety and wellbeing of our staff and clients is of the utmost importance to us, and with the Coronavirus developing in Wales and the wider UK we have outlined the following policies to ensure the strictest safety measures are in place.

McCann projects shortlisted for RICS Social Impact Awards 202012th March 2020

McCann and Partners would like to wish big congratulations to the teams behind three of its MEP design projects, which have all been shortlisted for the RICS Social Impact Awards 2020.

Women in Construction Week Q&A: With Sustainability Consultant Joanne Elizabeth Didcock4th March 2020

To celebrate Women in Construction Week 2020, we sat down with McCann & Partners Sustainability Consultant Joanne Elizabeth Didcock to talk about her experiences in the industry and the advice she'd give other women in building services.