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Tuesday, 22 January

News
Travelodgical? Man In Mini Digger Smash-up Detained

January 22 saw Merseyside Police confirm that they had located a man suspected of causing major damage to a hotel in Liverpool by driving a mini digger through windows...

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Charging Around Uni Allows Charging Around Uni

A walkway at the University of Birmingham will take the movement of students hurrying along it and convert it to energy so they can charge their phones at benches along...

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Government Departments In Disarray As Migrant Workers Add To Brexit Woes

With the Government already in disarray over more Brexit drama, striking workers brought fresh disruption to the corridors of power on January 22 in fight for the living...

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Renta Robot - Vacumbots For Hire Let Cleaners Focus On Other Things

Ezitracker, a provider of workforce management software, has collaborated on a project to increase productivity in the cleaning environment by introducing Robotic Vacuum...

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Trinity Wholly Bought By PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group has acquired Trinity Fire & Security Systems, a fire and security provider which has its head office in Exeter. Paul Teasdale,...

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Power To The People - Volkswagen To Become Electric Supplier

The Volkswagen Group is establishing a company for energy offerings and charging solutions - and aiming to be a global dominator in 'sustainable...

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Feeling Blue? Take The Rewards & Attitudes Survey

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Ringley Confidence As Winter Blows In

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Vocation Frustration Leading To Office Exodus

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New Year Resolutions - Help To Stop Smoking

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Restoration Without Drama - Three Theatre Revival

Wyndham’s, the Gielgud and the Prince of Wales, three evocative names synonymous with the glamour and prestige of London’s theatreland, have all recently...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
VIP Opens Doors For Project Light

Comelit Group is supplying the VIP door entry solution to the first phase of Project Light at London's Canada Water in Southwark. The deal is with Ardmore Group, who...

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Facilities Management
Full Of Grace - Mitie Win Wings Past Other Suitors

Mitie would have been saying a few Hail Marys when it was announced in early January that VINCI Airports had bought the major stake in London Gatwick Airport and...

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Energy
Vauxhall Energy Empowers Community

The Vauxhall Energy community energy programme has reached completion with the installation of a solar array to drive renewable energy into the community. Vauxhall...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
New Look For Infrared Urinal Flush Control

Cistermiser have updated their IRC infrared urinal flushing control valve with improved aesthetics and an array of practical new design features. The IRC employs...

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Products & Projects
Battening Down The Barricades As The Beast Sits In Waiting

Carrying out weekly checks on automatic doors in the run-up to the UK’s envisaged worst winter in 70 years is being urged. Weather forecasters are predicting...

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Safety & Health
An Essential Guide to Designing and Maintaining Rooftop Walkways

Working at height doesn't have to be perilous, writes Barry Eagle. A well designed and maintained rooftop walkway reduces the threat of accidents by creating a secure...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Compact Water Softener Grabs Build It Award

Kinetico has bagged best Plumbing or Draining Product at the Build It Magazine Awards 2018 with its Kinetico Premier Compact Water Softener. Said Mark Nepsted from...

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Environment & Sustainability
By Gove - Polluter Pays In Resources & Waste Strategy

Businesses and manufacturers are to pay the full cost of recycling or disposing of their packaging waste under the government’s Resources and Waste Strategy...

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People
Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me

Daylight-starved office workers crave better lighting in the darkest working weeks of the year. But with sunrise at 8:01am on December 21st 2018 and sunset at 3:52pm...

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Education & Training
Think Dethunked - IWFM Conference Replaces Stalwart

ThinkFM, that stalwart of the FM industry conference calendar is no more. The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management has announced a national summit operating...

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Technology
Wireless, Install Anywhere Mini Sensor Released

UK electronics manufacturer, Pressac Communications, has released a new range of mini, wireless, low energy sensors for monitoring temperature, humidity, dry contact and...

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Fleet & Transportation
3.1% On Rail Fares As TfL Faces Big Freeze

Transport for London fares will be frozen for a third year in a row and a weekly Oyster maximum will be launched - but rail fares for getting around the country and in to...

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Property
Malaysia Money For Battersea Bonanza

The Permodalan Nasional Berhad and The Employees Provident Fund Board of Malaysia will be acquiring the commercial assets within Phase 2 of the Battersea Power Station...

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