Explore Factory Visit

FMDC Ltd’s Irene Mantovani recently visited the Explore Manufacturing – part of Laing O’Rourke’s factory to carry out a review of precast concrete panels for 1 Leadenhall, an office building in the City of London, by Make Architects. Adamson Associates Architects are executive architects and Multiplex the Main Contractor for the project. FMDC Ltd‘s involvement as façade consultants for the project started at […]

Stonecutter Court

The first unitised panels by Focchi Group are up on Stonecutter Court by architects tp bennett for developers CO-⁠RE London. FMDC Ltd provided façade engineering services at design stages and are currently employed post-contract by Mace, the Main Contractor for the project. FMDC Ltd | tp bennett | CO-⁠RE London | Focchi Group | Mace#facadedesign#facadeengineering#londonarchitecture https://lnkd.in/e-yfphxEhttps://lnkd.in/eDfh6Kvb

FMDC Paris Trip

FMDC Ltd recently enjoyed an office trip to Paris. A great couple of days spent sampling the Parisian life and visiting some of the city’s famous buildings, old and new alike. Back in London after an inspirational break and a welcome change of scenery, re-energised and ready again to deliver on our very busy workload! FMDC […]

Grants Precast Visit

FMDC Ltd‘s Alessio Marostica and Duncan Richards recently enjoyed an informative and very useful visit to the Grants Group‘s precast quarry and precast manufacturing facility in Doncaster, with our friends from Woods Bagot (Fabrizio Cazzulo, Alex Fox and Alan Ma). Glenn Henson and Mick Denyer generously gave their time and expertise to discussions around a new (confidential) project, which we hope will be submitted for planning shortly. We saw completed […]

Marmomac Verona Stone Fair

FMDC Ltd’s Bruno Miglio and David Richardson attended the Marmomac Verona Stone Fair last week. It was a great event seeing plenty of materials and meeting new and old friends from the industry. Really good to catch up with Andrea Angheben, the author of a fantastic book on Italian porphyry, and Manuel Simoes, who worked with FMDC Ltd on the supply of the […]

FMDC 10 Year Anniversary Party

Last night we celebrated FMDC Ltd‘s tenth anniversary, together with over 200 friends from the facade industry, architects, clients, and contractors, who have supported us and with whom we’ve had the pleasure to work since our inception in 2013. Too many people to tag here, but thank you all again for attending our party and for […]

Berkeley Square

As part of the Mace novated team, FMDC Ltd‘s Antonio Mezzacappa recently attended Loveld’s factory to inspect some of the precast concrete panels for Berkeley Square, by architects Piercy&Company for Berkeley Estate Asset Management. This office building will feature Secco Sistemi stainless steel windows, stone faced precast panels fair faced panels by Loveld, including four shades of red pigments and white and grey panels. The inspection was […]

New FMDC Website

FMDC Ltd‘s new website has launched! This captures ‘who we are’, ‘what we do’ and ‘why we do it’, showcasing our capabilities and brilliant staff. Please take a look and check out a selection of our notable completed projects over the last 10 years, as well as our latest news and opportunities at www.fmdc.co.uk. FMDC Ltd#facadeengineering#facadedesign

Perelman Performing Arts Center (PAC NYC)

On Wednesday 13th September the Perelman Performing Arts Center (PAC NYC) had its ribbon cutting ceremony ahead of its formal opening the next day. The building is located on the World Trade Centre site in New York and the brainchild of Joshua Prince-Ramus of REX Architecture. The ceremony was hosted by Mike Bloomberg, as well as the current Mayor […]


Tony McManus, the lead on the refurbishment sector within FMDC Ltd, presented at the CENTRE FOR WINDOW AND CLADDING TECHNOLOGY AGM yesterday. Tony discussed some practical examples of key considerations for existing fabric covering a diverse range of buildings from different moments in time over the last 100 years. We would like to thank David Metcalfe and everyone involved at […]