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Saturday, 20 July

News
Andover Fire Delivers £110 Million Dent In Ocado's Business

The Ocado Group PLC released its interim half year results on July 10 showing that the cost of the fire at its robot controlled warehouse in Andover cost the business...

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Hotel Or Motel Premier Inn? First Fire Pictures

At 2:22pm on Thursday July 18, the Avon Fire and Rescue Service Tweeted that further elements of a Premier Inn had fallen on to the dual carriageway of the A4108 not far...

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Biodiesel Generators Aiding Tropical Deforestation?

Anyone using biodiesel for their generators or for their fleets should know that increasing imports of Used Cooking Oil to the EU for use as biodiesel feedstock could...

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Why Was The Tulip From Foster Damned?

Sadiq Khan has damned Foster+ Partners' The Tulip project to the rejection pile after sanctioning yet another expansion at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and...

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Rebels Yell More, More, More - Five Days Of Disruption Planned

July 15 saw Extinction Rebellion return to British Streets to cause disruption across five UK cities -  Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Leeds and London - with the threat...

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News
Corp's Values

Tavistock Relationships, has won the contract to deliver a new three-year pilot mental health centre in the City of London. The City of London Corporation’s...

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Howzat - River Boat Party Is Catch Of The Day

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Businesses Want To Lead Climate Change Fight

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Big Business To Be Forced To Declare Climate Impacts

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123456 - 23.2 Million Cyber Victims Used This Password

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Environment & Sustainability
From The Chippy Or The Rain Forest - Where does You Biofuel Come From?

Along with fleet operators, there are more and more companies that can afford biofuel generators searching for used cooking oil based fuels - but there are concerns...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Corps Business

French international bank BNP Paribas has appointed Corps Security to a three-plus-two-year contract to provide security services in London. More than 40 Corps...

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People
Funding Boost To Meet Growing Demand For Cycle Parking

A plan from Transport for London includes improved cycle parking outside 10 stations in the coming year, along with 1,400 new spaces in residential...

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Education & Training
Dobson The Deal Maker Graduates And Celebrates

A University College Of Estate Management alumna has been recognised for making the highest number of transactions in Yorkshire and the North West in 2018. Michelle...

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Energy
Getting Your Head In The Cloud

It's time to get your head around energy data management operating as a Cloud service that can be deployed to  a much wider audience, more cheaply and with...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
The Whisper Is Out

Washroom services provider PHS Group has formed a partnership with Mitsubishi Electric to launch a new, low running costs, 'whispering' hand dryer. The PHS...

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Safety & Health
58% Of Schools Across Greater Manchester Contain Asbestos

A Freedom of Information Request has revealed that schools across the UK are riddled with asbestos with no plans to remove it. The request was made by JMW Solicitors....

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Property
A Funny Thing Happened To The Forum

Queensgate Investments and Rockwell have been given the green light to knock down the Kensington Forum and turn it in to a new hotel, serviced apartment and conference...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Flex At 25 - Just Flexing Its Muscles

Flexible working space and co-working space is still on the rise all over the world but the concept is at least 25 years old - so ThisWeekinFM decided to look back...

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Facilities Management
Arriving At A Lofty Position

The Stratford at Manhattan Loft Gardens, a ground-breaking development in East London, has selected Polyteck to deliver hard services FM. Located between the Queen...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Building College Benefits From £Billion Leeds Bonanza

Leeds College of Building have expanded their estates portfolio as phase two of the South Bank Campus, a £13-million development, has officially opened. The...

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Technology
Aussie Rules Land Samsung In Hot Water

Samsung has landed in hot water and in court in Australia for misleading water resistance for its phones in 300 advertisements. The Australian Competition and Consumer...

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Products & Projects
Tops Tips For Hot Water Heating Units

Pete Seddon lists the most important points of ensuring that continuous flow hot water heating units are well serviced and maintained to ensure the longest possible and...

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Fleet & Transportation
EV Charging - An Introduction To Induction

Solar, high speed and induction charging are set to revolutionise electric transport as new investment for British engineering to develop electric charge...

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