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Last edited 08 Apr 2021
Construction industry acronyms - M
This article presents a list of construction industry acronyms beginning with 'M'.
For other letters click on the list below:
M - and E mechanical and electrical
m - Metre
M&A - Mergers and Acquisitions.
M&PC - Marine & Protective Coatings
M&R - Maintenance and Renewal
M&T - Monitoring and Targeting
M/L - Mid Level
M2M - Machine to Machine.
MAA - Moving Annual Average
MAC - Maximum Acceptable Concentration Or Maximum Allowable Concentration
MAC - Moves, Adds, Changes
MACE - Multipurpose Automatic Control Equipment
MAFF - Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
MAPP - Major Accident Prevention Policy
MAR - Management and Administration
MAWP - Maximum Allowable Working Pressure
MB - Management Board
Mbo - Management By Objective(S)
Mboca - 4,4'Methylene-Bis-(2-Chloroaniline)
MC - Main Contractor
MC - Mass Concrete
MCA - multi-criteria analysis
MCB - Manually Controlled Barrier
MCC - Manual Classified Count
MCCS - Microclimate Cooling System
MCD - Main Contractor's Discount
MCG - Major Contractors Group
MCP - Manual Call Point
MCS - Microclimate Cooling System
MCS - Mining Certification Service
MCW - Mains Cold Water
MD - micro deval
MDF - Medium Density Fibreboard
MDI - Diphenylmethane Diisocyanate
MDI - Methyl Diphenylene Diisocyanate
MDO - Medium Density Overlaid Plywood
MDPE - Medium Density Polyethylene
MDR - minimum design requirement
MDTSA - Methods For The Detection of Toxic Substances In Air
MDU - Multiple Dwelling Unit
MECH - Mechanical
MEIA - Middle East, India and Africa
MEK - Methyl Ethyl Ketone
MEL - Maximum Exposure Limit
MEL - Medium Energy Loss
MEMBR - Membrane
MENA - Middle East and North Africa
MEV - (Continuous) Mechanical Extract Ventilation
MEW - Minor Emerging Works
MFC - Melamine Faced Chipboard
MFP - Multi-Functional Plate
MG - Make Good
MGD – Make Good Defects.
MH - Major Hazards
MH - Manhole
MHFA - Mental Health First Aid.
MI - Mandatory Investigation
MI - Myocardial Infarction
MIC - Methyl Isocyanate
MIC - Minimum Ignition Current
MIO - Micaceous Iron Oxide
MIP - Mercury Intrusion Porosimetry
MIPPS - Ministerial Interim Planning Policy Statement
MJ - Movement Joint
MM - Managed motorways
mm - Millimetre
MML - Midland Main Line
MMMF - Man-Made Mineral Fibre
MO - Masonry Opening
MO - Modus Operandi
MOCA - 4,4' Methylene-Bis-(2-Chloroaniline)
MoD - Ministry of Defence
MoE - Means of Escape
MOL - Metropolitan Open Land
MOP - Method of Procedure
MoT - Ministry of Transport
MOTO - Memorandum of Terms of Occupancy
MP - Major Project
MPA - Major Projects Authority
MPC - Maximum Permissible Concentrations
MPE - Maximum Permissible Exposure
MPI - Magnetic Particle Inspection
MQ - Mines and Quarries
MR - Mandatory Reporting
MRA - Mutual Recognition Agreement
MRHI - Mineworkings Residual Hazard Index
MRL - Maximum Residue Limit
MRPQ - Mutual Recognition of Professional Qualifications
MRT - Mass Rapid Transit
MRT - Mean Radiant Temperature
MS - Mild Steel
MSCB - Multi-Service Chilled Beams
MSCP - Multi-Storey Car Park
MSIV - Main Steam Isolating Valve
MSLB - Main Steam Line Break
MSW - Municipal Solid Waste.
MT - Management Trainee
MT - Material Throughputs
MTA - Made To Assemble
MTBE - methyl tert-butyl ether
MTC - Measured Term Contract
MTL - Metal
MTO - Made To Order
MTS - Made To Stock
MVP - Minimum Viable Product
MW - Microwave
MW - Minor Works
MWF - Metalworking Fluid(S)
MWL - Miniature Warning Light
MWS - Main Water Supply
MZ - Middle Zone
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