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Sunday, 22 July

News
Stirling Prize Shortlist Announced

The six-long shortlist for the 2018 RIBA Stirling Prize for the UK’s best new building was announced on Thursday, July 19. The list of exceptional buildings...

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Not So Funny With Peace, Love & Understanding

Liz Peace, who has a huge love and knowledge of the property game, has taken responsibility for the restoration of Westminster after years of farcical delays and...

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Pod Points - Super Cool & Superdry

Global clothing brand Superdry has invested in nine Pod Point electric vehicle charge points for its Cheltenham headquarters after seeing rapid growth in the number of...

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Latest Government Estate Strategy Released

As the Government released its update on 2014's Estates Strategy, Oliver Dowden, the Minister responsible for its implementation, said: "This strategy will...

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Carillion's Thousand Jobs Saved - Three Go From Fold Street

The start of the week beginning July 16 had some better news for staff of the bankrupt Carillion. Over 1,000 employees had transferred to new suppliers during the...

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Smart City Movers Get Innovation Boost

The first innovation loans have been offered to 13 businesses improving smart cities and transport and working on the challenges of accelerating urbanisation and climate...

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Summer Boat Party - An Absolutely Titanic Event

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Don't Get Hot, Get Smart

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Get The Inside Out

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Once You Learn, It's Just Like Not Riding A Bike

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Facilities Management
Ever Increasing Circles

Tyco has reverted to being called Johnson Controls; Total Solutions Group has become a Living Wage Provider; British Film Institute will use Carlisle for CCTV; Roxana...

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Technology
The Internet of Things - A Webinar Invite

The Internet of Things. With new sensors, gateways and uses cropping up almost daily, is it time for management Apps to step up their game? And is it time you joined a...

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Property
Swindon, Gehry and Abandonment

The competition winning designs for a new museum and art gallery in Swindon - taking the Frank Gehry designed Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (1997) as inspiration - have been...

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Safety & Health
Don't Do Dodgy Drones

Only use approved commercial drone users or you could be out of pocket – the Civil Aviation Authority has warned. If you are paying someone to fly a drone you...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Productivity, Wellbeing, Agile Working - It's Time For The Talking To Stop

Can we really design our workplaces for better behaviours? asks Luis De Souza. I’ve studied the evolution of the workplace for many years – and...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Is It Your Time For Body Worn Cameras?

Traka has launched a new downloadable paper to open a discussion on the opportunities and challenges of introducing body worn technology. The paper, entitled 'Body...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
The Disgusting 'Truth' About Jet Air Dryers

Kimberly-Clark Professional - the paper towel company - has attacked the use of hand dryers again, inviting visitors to a specially convened website 'to discover The...

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Energy
Powerpacks Pack A Punch At Park

Photon Energy has installed four Tesla Powerpacks for a pioneering energy storage project at Manchester Science Park. Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP) has...

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Products & Projects
King Of The Castle For Dirty Rascals

Rinnai continuous flow and solar panels have replaced a stored hot water system at Peckforton Castle - an historic home repurposed as a popular luxury hotel and...

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Environment & Sustainability
Care Firm Pioneers Company Wide Recycling Scheme

One of the UK’s largest private care providers has launched an initiative to recycle half of the waste it produces. The Regard Group, which provides supported...

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Education & Training
Reverse Mentoring - Connecting With Your Younger Self

PMP Recruitment has been exploring the concept of reverse mentoring which pairs junior and senior team members. There are approximately 1.8 billion millennials in the...

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Fleet & Transportation
Abbey Road

Under the stewardship of MD Abbey Petkar, Magenta Security Services has introduced electric vehicle charging points at their offices in Hounslow. The installation boosts...

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People
Tradespeople - Living The Good Life - No Stress But Blood Pressure High

Tradespeople are UK’s least stressed but a study has also flagged hidden health risks for those on the tools.  The Good Life Report, a study by AXA...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Extra Fast Construction In Wood You Believe It?

Metsä Group’s new visitor centre in Äänekoski, in Central Finland, is a prime example of fast construction using wood. The 1,000sq.m building...

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