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Wednesday, 11 December

News
Three Is The Magic Number

CBRE GWS has taken the Total FM contract with Three Mobile. Global Workplace Solutions has got the number following a competitive tender process. The contract covers...

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Fisher King

December 10 saw Amey announce that Amanda Fisher has been crowned as Acting CEO. She is the current MD of the Facilities Management, Defence and Justice Business at...

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Could The Weather Turn As Slippery As Our Politicians?

With the election fast approaching, what's the worst that could happen for those responsible for keeping the polling booths open on the big day? Well, the weather...

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The World's Local Bank Extends 4,000 Site Global FM Contract

HSBC has extended their global facilities management contract with JLL until 2024. The agreement spans the bank’s global real estate portfolio across 4,000...

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Extinction Back - For Election Week Blues

Their back again! The morning of December 6 saw Extinction Rebellion activists block roads - with the threat to cause more and more disruption misery throughout...

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Building Performance Awards - Who's On The List?

Who is on the shortlist for the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers Building Performance Awards 2020? We've got the answer The Graphene...

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PTSG - No Slowing Down

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Is Unhappiness The Secret To Happiness?

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IWFM And Microsoft Partner In Smart Buildings Research

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Email Ban Leaves People Feeling Disconnected

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Facilities Management
Now That's Smart! Summit Hits The Heights

November 27 saw the second Smart Building Technologies Summit convene in London organised by Verdantix and sharing insights on software, apps, smart lighting, remote...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
All I Want For Christmas

Jackie Furey explains the time for giving and sharing should also recognise the gift of time off during the festive period. In fact she recommends an unlimited leave...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Now That's Smart - Workforce Management Aids Growth

A cleaning & security business has improved control over thier operations with the adoption of employee scheduling and workforce management software from...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
Shopping For A Sparkling Clean Christmas

Steve Iles, general manager at ABM, discusses the importance of cleaning during the busy retail period pre-Christmas and of course during the winter sales. With the...

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People
Getting To Work With Right To Work App

A commercial contract cleaning company has teamed up with uComply to streamline and simplify their Right to Work checks. The company will use the uAuthenticate mobile...

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Education & Training
J.E.E.P. On Moving Don't Stop

Amey is working with Severn Trent to deliver a new apprenticeship programme, while ABM UK kicked off year three of their Junior Engineering Engagement...

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Environment & Sustainability
Wet, Wet, Wet - For Some But Not All

Many people in England will remember Autumn 2019 as a very wet season, yet this hasn’t been the case across the whole of the UK. There was significant flooding...

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Products & Projects
Hot To Trot - Growth On The Horizon

Rinnai, the manufacturer of heating & continuous flow hot water delivery systems for residential and commercial sites, has announced that it is planning on doubling...

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Energy Management
CHP Good Enough For The Crown

A combined heat and power system has been completed at Crown Place Norwich which has been converted by Crown Student Living into student accommodation. Helec was...

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Property
On Chesil Lodge

Chesil Lodge is a £16 million Extra Care facility that provides contemporary style homes for local residents of Winchester aged 55 and over. It is the latest...

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Technology
Cloud Construction, Maintenance & Renovation Documents

An international hotel group has deployed a content management platform to improve the running of hotel construction, maintenance and renovation. Accor is one of the...

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Fleet & Transportation
Keeping Track Of Workers On the Go

Ezitracker, the provider of workforce management solutions, has formed a strategic partnership with UTS Fleet, a camera, software and tracking specialist for business...

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Safety & Health
Vans Not Being Fitted With Proposed 2022 Safety Features

What Car? Vans' research has revealed that 88% of all new vans fail to meet any of the proposed European safety standards. Just one-in-10 new vans on sale today...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Building Bricks Of LEGO Campus In Place

The first two buildings have been set in place, as after four years of planning and construction, the LEGO Group opened the first phase of its new, state-of-the-art...

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