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Monday, 15 October

News
Rethinking Outsourcing - Local Government In Throes Of U-turn?

There is a declining appetite for outsourcing in local government according to research from the New Local Government Network which is calling for a rethink in...

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Emcor Shines On World Mental Health Day

Emcor UK undertook a series of activities in the week ending October 12 to mark World Mental Health Day which fell on October 10. The activities have been designed...

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£3 Billion On Capital And The Same Again On FM - Universities Spend Big

The UK’s university estates have invested over £3 billion a year in new buildings and spend the same again on maintenance, energy, cleaning and security as...

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National Apprenticeship Week 2019 Date Announced

The date of the 12th annual National Apprenticeship Week - to take place in 2019 – has been announced and will run from 4 to 8 March 2019. Following the most...

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Vision Expressed - Mitie Splashes Cash On Security Group Having Dispensed With Pests

Mitie has moved as fast as it can to acquire Vision Security Group from Compass for £14 million having just sold its pest control business for £40 million to...

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Clickity-click, Clickity-clack, Train Refunds Now On The Right Track

Rail passengers are set to benefit from a simple 'one-click' automated compensation claims systems, available via smartphones and smartcard registration. New...

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Audio Visual Technology - Try Leasing

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New Ways Of Working - The Real Game Changer For H&S

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Mates In Mind Welcomes Mental Health Initiative

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Digital Transformation – Facility & Property Management

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Facilities Management
Double Diamond - Partners Say Cheers To Pub Contract Win

Joint MDs of a Midlands FM firm are drinking to a seven figure, three-year deal to work for a major UK pub, bar and restaurant operator. Diamond Facilities Support,...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Out Of This Nettle - Danger - We Pluck This Flower - Safety

Shakespeare’s Globe, the iconic theatre based on Bankside, London, is to see Cordant Security provide a 24 hours a day, year round staffed security solution as the...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
UK Construction Week - Expo Gets Off To A Digital Start

The conclusions drawn from the opening debate at this year’s UK Construction Week, which closed on Thursday at Birmingham's NEC, is the future success of...

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Technology
CAFM/BIM - Blowing A Real-World Tempest At The Met

Three big names, including the Met Office, have created a real-world driver for the realisation of CAFM and BIM integration - exploiting the time and cost savings of...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
New Bag is Ab Fab For Girls that Bin Not Flush

A new partnership between PHS Group and FabLittleBag is helping businesses to address the environmental issues associated with the disposal of their sanitary waste,...

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Environment & Sustainability
89% Of People Call For More Sustainable Packaging

New research says 89% of people believe packaging should change. The data shows the public want packaging to include recycled material, be more easily recyclable or be...

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Products & Projects
Market Survey Shows Rinnai Tops For Quality Product In Continuous Flow Water Heating

Plumbing and heating engineers have reviewed and rated Rinnai continuous flow units and systems as a leader in a recent survey into hot water heating delivery systems and...

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Energy
Clean Energy Gets Welcome In The Valleys

Swansea is to receive £36 million UK government funding for its clean energy tech breakthrough in the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, the Chancellor, Philip...

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People
Coffee And Casual Beats Wacky

As the corporate world spend millions competing with weird and wacky office designs, new research reveals that Brits actually want a flat white or cappuccino as...

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Fleet & Transportation
Severn Bridge - Rhad Ac Am Ddim Doll - Toll Free From December

Tolls on the Severn Crossings will be abolished on Monday 17th December, just in time for the festive getaway, the government announced on Tuesday October 2. The move...

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Property
The Eagle Has Landed - Eagle House Joins Rent24

Co-working and flexible space firm, The Brew, with properties in London including Eagle House near Old Street, has just signed a deal with global co-working provider...

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Education & Training
ICOM Launches Guide To Water Treatment For Commercial DHW

‘Water Quality Consideration of Domestic Hot Water Systems for Commercial Applications’, is the latest water treatment guide published by the Industrial and...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
A Wellbeing Strategy - Vital For Property Managers

Florence Nightingale told hospitals that they needed more windows, better ventilation, improved drainage and more space. This was great advice in the early days of...

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Safety & Health
Workplace Health Experts Join Committee

The Health & Safety Executive has appointed experts in the gig economy and mental health to its Workplace Health Expert Committee. The Workplace Health Expert...

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