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Friday, 13 December

News
Dining Out On LV

The sales team at one FM company will be dining out on the story of their latest contract win - LV=, the largest friendly society in the UK, has chosen Incentive FM to...

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FM - CBRE Top Trends Report

December 11 saw CBRE Global Workplace Solutions publish the 2019 edition of their Top Trends in Facilities Management report. The latest version of this annual report...

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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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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

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

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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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Energy Management
Digital Transformation - Energy In Energy, Lagging Behind Elsewhere

In the energy efficiency field there has been a high rate of digital transformation - but elsewhere in FM just seven per cent are using new technology to stay ahead of...

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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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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Scousers Score As Liverpool Nets Skills Boost

The contractor behind several important building projects in Liverpool has launched a skills academy in the city to equip dozens of local people with qualifications to...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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