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    Newmark Grubb Knight Frank ,  BGC Partners Inc  - 29.12.2015, 07:14

    Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Acquires Cincinnati Commercial Real Estate

    Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF), a division of leading global brokerage BGC Partners which services the financial and real estate markets, announces it has completed its acquisition of Cincinnati Commercial Real Estate, Inc. ("CCR").

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    News Editor  - 26.12.2015, 20:22

    Red 'Take Action' Rainfall Warning for Lancashire

    UK Met Office issues 'Red' severe rainfall warning for Lancashire, as Amber and Yellow warnings remain for other counties in Northern England, Northwest Wales and parts of Scotland.

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    EHC Global  - 25.12.2015, 10:33

    EHC Global Strengthens European and Middle East Operations

    EHC Global (EHC), a leading manufacturer of escalator and elevator components and solutions, is pleased to announce several key management appointments to support continued growth and new business initiatives in its Central Region operations.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 21.12.2015, 21:55

    Marc Rolland Commences Appointment as Sodexo Group CFO

    Marc Rolland has taken over from Siân Herbert-Jones as Group CFO of Sodexo.

  • (Photographer: Valeer Vandenbosch). (photo: Valeer Vandenbosch)
    Ecolab Inc  - 21.12.2015, 21:24

    Ecolab Foundation Makes US$1.1 Million of Schools Awards in 2015

    Continuing its legacy of support for education, Ecolab Inc. awarded US$1.1 million in grants to K-12 educators in the United States through the Ecolab Foundation’s 2015 Visions for Learning Educator Grants program.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 18.12.2015, 23:03

    Mitie and Big Local Support Festive Community Fair

    Mitie’s housing team supported the annual Wormholt and White City Big Local Christmas Fair, which took place on Friday 11 December within the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 18.12.2015, 22:56

    Election of Sheldon I. Cammaker as EMCOR Vice Chairman

    EMCOR Group has announced the election of Sheldon I. Cammaker as Vice Chairman.

  • (Photograph: James Knight). (photo: James Knight)
    Qognify Inc  - 17.12.2015, 14:40

    US$ 1.2 Million of Security Savings for Leading Oil & Gas Company

    One of the world's largest companies in the oil and gas sector has saved more than a million dollars thanks to security solutions from Qognify, formerly NICE Security, that enable the organization to remotely monitor and manage security for 25 locations.

  • (Photograph: Aleksandar Jovanovic). (photo: Aleksandar Jovanovic)
    Starboard TCN Worldwide Commercial Real Estate  - 17.12.2015, 13:02

    New Strategic Transatlantic Real Estate Alliance

    Starboard TCN Worldwide announces it will participate in a new strategic alliance with leading European commercial real estate advisor, GVA Worldwide.

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    News Editor  - 16.12.2015, 15:39

    Serco Reverses Disposal of Environmental Services & Leisure Divisions

    Serco Group has announced it is to retain its Environmental Services and Leisure businesses following the disposal of its offshore private sector business process outsourcing (BPO) operations and a review that reverses the group's previous statement on the future of the subsidiaries.

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    Swiss Re Corporate Solutions  - 16.12.2015, 14:25

    Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Names New Head of Property, Canada

    Swiss Re Corporate Solutions names Yvonne Steiner as Head of Property, Canada. Ms. Steiner will lead property underwriting operations for the region, with teams based in Toronto and Vancouver. She succeeds Claudio Totino who is retiring in 2016.

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    CCA Floors & Interiors  - 15.12.2015, 17:40

    CCA Floors & Interiors Acquires Canaday Industries

    CCA Floors & Interiors is pleased to announce that it has acquired long-term strategic partner, Canaday Industries based in Newport News, Virginia.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 15.12.2015, 12:54

    "Significant" Chelsea Harbour Contracts for Mitie

    Mitie, the facilities management company, has been awarded significant cleaning and security contracts with Chelsea Harbour Limited.

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    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 15.12.2015, 12:29

    BIFM Risk Management Guide

    BIFM has revised its Risk Management Good Practice Guide for the facilities management profession.

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    Mace Limited  - 14.12.2015, 13:39

    Mind Crowned Mace Foundation "Charity of the Year for 2016"

    To bring Mace’s 25th year celebrations to a close, the Mace Foundation has run a Charity of the Year campaign. This has seen over 2,000 employees around the world cast their vote for which charity they would like to see crowned, Mace Foundation Charity of the Year for 2016.

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    Daikin Industries  - 14.12.2015, 13:10

    Daikin Publishes Policy on Environmental Impact of HVAC Refrigerants

    Daikin Industries, the first manufacturer to launch residential and commercial air conditioners / heat pumps using the refrigerant HFC-32, has launched a new global publication explaining its policy and actions related to the environmental impact of refrigerants.

  • (Photograph: Gregor van Egdom). (photo: Gregor van Egdom)
    Serco Group Plc  - 14.12.2015, 12:51

    Serco Supports International Cybercrime Exercise

    Serco has taken part in a ground-breaking exercise run by the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) to test the international response to serious cyber crime.

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    Atkins Global  - 11.12.2015, 07:58

    Atkins Appointed Lead Designer for Nevada Freeway Project

    Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management firms, is to play a key role in developing the largest freeway project in Nevada's 151-year history.

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    Carillion PLC  - 11.12.2015, 07:42

    Carillion To Deliver £120 Million Northern Rail FM Contract

    Carillion has been selected by Arriva's UK Trains division as its preferred partner to provide facilities management and associated services worth an estimated £120 million.

  • arc-backed •Legacy Sport CIC in Huddersfield promotes healthy and active lifestyles. (photo: Legacy Sport)
    Interserve PLC  - 10.12.2015, 15:51

    Interserve and ASDA Back BITC Social Enterprise Programme

    A social enterprise support programme run by HRH the Prince of Wales’s charity Business in the Community (BITC) and supported by Interserve and Asda, which has created almost 3,000 jobs in London and the South East, launched in Yorkshire on Tuesday.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 10.12.2015, 15:35

    Fedcap's "Distinguished Corporate Partner Award" for ISS

    ISS is pleased to announce it received the "Distinguished Corporate Partner Award" at Fedcap's 2015 Celebration of Work Gala in New York City on 30 November 2015.

  • (Photograph: Pawel Tomkiewicz). (photo: Pawel Tomkiewicz)
    Ecolab Inc  - 10.12.2015, 15:13

    European First for Ecolab Pest Elimination

    Ecolab Pest Elimination has become the first pest management company in the United Kingdom to be certified to European Pest Management Standard (BS EN 16636).

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    ABM Industries Inc  - 09.12.2015, 14:02

    Acquisition of Westway Accelerates ABM's "2020 Vision"

    ABM, a leading provider of facility solutions, announces today that it has signed a definitive agreement acquiring Westway Services, a provider of technical engineering services, in an all-cash deal that uniquely positions the company to deliver complete solutions to clients in the United Kingdom.

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    Carillion PLC  - 09.12.2015, 10:20

    Strong Revenue Growth for Carillion

    Carillion 2015 pre-closing trading update reveals group is on track to achieve full-year targets.

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    AFG Group Inc  - 07.12.2015, 22:15

    AFG Group Awarded US$ 9.8 Million CM Contract

    AFG Group, Inc., a leading construction management (CM) firm, was recently awarded a multiple award 5-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

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    EastGroup Properties Inc  - 04.12.2015, 22:42

    144th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend for EastGroup Properties

    EastGroup Properties announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.60 per share payable on December 31, 2015 to shareholders of record of Common Stock on December 18, 2015. This dividend is the 144th consecutive quarterly distribution to EastGroup's shareholders and represents an annualized dividend rate of $2.40 per share.

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    QTS Realty Trust  - 04.12.2015, 22:15

    QTS Completes 2015 SOC 1® and SOC 2® Audits

    Independent audit demonstrates QTS' commitment to critical compliance standards.

  • (Photograph: Caroline Hoos). (photo: Caroline Hoos)
    Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Inc  - 04.12.2015, 14:20

    Aoxing Pharma Inaugurates Chinese Government-Funded Drug Research Center

    Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on research, development, manufacturing, and distribution of narcotic, pain-management, and addiction treatment pharmaceuticals, today announces the inauguration of its new Narcotic and Psychotropic Drug Research Center.

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    International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation  - 04.12.2015, 13:50

    New Secure Direct Link Services to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption

    IBM has announced it is expanding its Direct Link services through new collaborations with Verizon, Equinix, Digital Realty, among others, to help enterprises more quickly and easily adopt a hybrid cloud infrastructure.

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    BASF SE  - 04.12.2015, 13:23

    Support and Inspiration with Decorative Flooring Solutions by BASF

    The MasterTop PUre floor design campaign provides support for designers and architects to select appropriate seamless polyurethane floor systems for their projects.

  • Dr. Kurt Babirath People & Culture Director, ISS World.  (photo: ISS Facility Services)
    ISS Facility Services  - 04.12.2015, 12:59

    BEST RECRUITERS 2015 gold award for ISS Austria

    ISS Austria has received a gold certificate and quality seal for its recruitment performance for a second time following the largest, independent study of recruitment practices by the BEST RECRUITERS bureau.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 04.12.2015, 12:17

    Sodexo Shares Sustainability Initiatives During COP21

    During the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (COP21) Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services is sharing highlights of its actions and impacts that reduce environmental impacts at client sites, promote sustainable sourcing practices and optimize natural resource consumption.

  • (image: Cofely Gdf Suez). (photo: Cofely Gdf Suez)
    Microdesk Inc  - 03.12.2015, 15:24

    Top Trends for AECO Industry in 2016

    Microdesk, a leading provider of business and technology consulting services for the design and construction industry, today shares its predictions for the top trends that will shape the architecture, engineering, construction, and operations (AECO) industry in 2016.

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    ISSA  - 02.12.2015, 14:36

    Announcement of ARCSI's 2015 Award Winners

    The Association of Residential Cleaning Services International (ARCSI) has revealed its 2015 award winners at a ceremony hosted during the 2015 ARCSI Cleaning Convention, which took place in conjunction with ISSA/INTERCLEAN® North America 2015 in Las Vegas.

  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine  (photo: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine )
    HLW International  - 01.12.2015, 10:56

    Transforming the Future of Higher Education

    HLW International’s innovative architectural design of the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine set the stage that enabled this groundbreaking institution to establish a new standard for educating future healthcare providers.

  • (Photograph: Gideon Geldenhuys). (photo: Gideon Geldenhuys)
    Means of Escape  - 01.12.2015, 09:57

    More than Fire Extinguisher Maintenance

    Failing to use an accredited technician for fire extinguisher maintenance or fire risk assessment may be a costly mistake for many businesses.

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    Mouchel Consultting  - 30.11.2015, 16:00

    New KSA Director for Mouchel

    Mouchel Consulting, the international infrastructure company which is now part of Kier Group, has appointed Philip Bourne as Director for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Philip joins from Louis Berger where he held the position of managing director, Saudi Arabia.

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    Carillion PLC  - 30.11.2015, 09:51

    Carillion Renews Banking Facility

    Carillion has renewed its £790 million revolving bank facility and extended the maturity date by nearly three years.

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    RAVN Systems  - 28.11.2015, 20:18

    Robot Wins BLP Best Use of Technology Award

    RAVN Systems is pleased to announce that one of its clients, international law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), has won the award for Best Use of Technology at the British Legal Awards 2015.

  • A distribution transformer being commissioned. (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 25.11.2015, 20:17

    On-site or Factory Transformer Refurbishment?

    There are advantages and risks to undertaking transformer refurbishments both on-site and in factory settings according to Elizabeth MacKenzie, Technical Director at Winder Power.

  • Micro Data Centre (MDC). (photo: bokeh photographic - Alistair Gr)
    Data Racks Ltd  - 25.11.2015, 12:05

    Dataracks Launches Micro Data Centre

    Dataracks – the pioneer of cold aisle containment – is set to revolutionise the data centre industry again, this time with the launch of the Micro Data Centre (MDC).

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    BORDERPOL - The World Border Organization  - 25.11.2015, 09:56

    Securiport Signs as Gold Sponsor for 4th World BORDERPOL Congress

    BORDERPOL is delighted to announce that Securiport has become the Gold Sponsor for the 4th World BORDERPOL Congress in The Hague, Netherlands, on 8-10 December.

  • (Photograph: Simon Gray). (photo: Simon Gray)
    RICS RICS  - 25.11.2015, 09:43

    COP21: Built Environment Crucial to Attaining Emissions Targets

    The built environment has a vital role to play in helping governments meet their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions targets. These targets are going to be central to discussions when 196 governments meet in Paris next week for a crucial climate change summit hosted by the United Nations.

  • John M. Calderon (photo: EHC Global)
    EHC Global  - 24.11.2015, 23:45

    John M. Calderon Appointed Director of Marketing at EHC Global

    EHC Global (EHC), a leading manufacturer of escalator and elevator components, is pleased to announce the appointment of John M. Calderon as Director of Marketing.

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    BASF SE  - 24.11.2015, 18:07

    BASF announces winners of the open innovation contest on energy storage

    Four research groups each receive prize money of €100,000 for innovative battery concepts in competition that is part of BASF's anniversary year "co-creation" programme.

  • (Photograph: Elvis Santana). (photo: Elvis Santana)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 24.11.2015, 17:55

    Sodexo Runs Hospital Food Day

    Sodexo teamed up with the United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency (FSA) to run a food safety day for staff and patients at Central Manchester University Hospitals.

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    QTS Realty Trust  - 24.11.2015, 17:40

    One of Dallas' Most Influential Business Leaders

    QTS Realty Trust, a leading provider of secure, compliant data center solutions and cloud services, today announced that Travis Wright, Site Director at QTS' Dallas-Fort Worth data center, has been named one of North Texas' most influential business leaders by the editors of D CEO.

  • (Photograph: Jim Henderson). (photo: Jim Henderson)
    Cushman & Wakefield  - 23.11.2015, 14:32

    World’s Most Expensive Retail Street

    New York’s Upper Fifth Avenue is the most expensive retail street in the world with rents rising to US$3,500/sq. ft. in 2015, which is nearly 50 percent more expensive than second place Causeway Bay in Hong Kong, according to a global research report out today from Cushman & Wakefield.

  • Stowe House, Buckinghamshire (Photograph: Panoramio). (photo: Panoramio)
    News Editor  - 23.11.2015, 14:15

    Impact of Climate Change on National Trust Property Portfolio

    ‘Forecast Changeable’ report from the National Trust discusses the challenge of conserving the organisation's extensive property portfolio in the face of climate change.

  • (Photograph: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye). (photo: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 23.11.2015, 13:21

    "Good Overall Performance" from Mitie

    Mitie announces its half-yearly results for the six months ended 30 September 2015.

  • (Photograph: Chris Lim). (photo: Chris Lim)
    BASF SE  - 23.11.2015, 13:02

    BASF Partners to Develop Smart Energy Solutions

    To mark its 150th anniversary, BASF is hosting a ten-day creative marathon, interactive conference and cultural programme that will end in Ludwigshafen and focus on the pressing question of how best to secure future energy supplies.

  • (Photograph: Guillaume Riesen). (photo: Guillaume Riesen)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 23.11.2015, 12:16

    BIFM Publishes Severe Winter Weather Guidance for FM Professionals

    BIFM has launched a Good Practice Guide to Winter Maintenance in partnership with RITIT which aims to provide facilities management (FM) professionals with practical advice and guidance to support them in developing better working practices around Winter maintenance.

  • (Photograph: N. Mattson). (photo: N. Mattson)
    Zillow Group  - 23.11.2015, 11:53

    Upper Manhattan Real Estate Prices Outpace Manhattan

    Property prices in the Upper Manhattan submarket increased 20.4 per cent in October, according to the October 2015 StreetEasy Market Report.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 20.11.2015, 11:41

    Solid Organic Growth and Improved Margin

    ISS, one of the world’s leading facility services companies, announces its interim financial report for the first nine months of 2015.

  • Michel Landel, Sodexo CEO. (photo: Sodexo)
    News Editor  - 20.11.2015, 11:14

    Sodexo Turns in a Strong Financial Performance

    French outsourcing giant increases operating profits by 21.7 per cent and records strong organic growth in the year to 31 August.

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    Sherwin Williams  - 19.11.2015, 19:16

    Sherwin-Williams Names Alabaster 2016 Color of The Year

    A flattering, natural white, Alabaster sets the tone for harmony and balance for the coming year.

  • (Photograph: Tamer Tatlici). (photo: Tamer Tatlici)
    Aramark Corporation  - 19.11.2015, 19:00

    Top Marks for Aramark in 2016 Corporate Equality Index

    Aramark, a global leader in food, facilities management, and uniforms, announces it has received a perfect score of 100 per cent on the 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a benchmarking survey and report on U.S. corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality which is administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

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    FCC Group  - 19.11.2015, 17:30

    FCC to Recycle Dallas Waste for 15 Years

    Spanish Citizen Services Group to build and operate plant to manage all recyclable waste from the Texan city under innovative € 270 million contract that includes performance-based renewal option.

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    Mafi Mushkila  - 18.11.2015, 15:59

    heatload.co.uk New Name for Mafi Mushkila Data Centre Testing Division

    Mafi Mushkila’s data centre testing division has been renamed heatload.co.uk in a move designed to better reflect its activities in this area.

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    BORDERPOL - The World Border Organization  - 16.11.2015, 14:38

    Latest Confirmed Speaker at World BORDERPOL Congress

    Mr Wil van Gemert, Deputy Director and Head of the Operations Department, EUROPOL is the latest confirmed speaker at this year's World BORDERPOL Congress.

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    Serco Group Plc  - 14.11.2015, 10:36

    Clean Hospital Sweep for Serco

    Serco, in partnership with NHS Forth Valley, has won the prestigious Golden Services Award 2015 for the cleanest healthcare premises with more than 250 beds. The awards recognise commitment and excellence in cleaning services.

  • (Photograph: Aviva PLC). (photo: Aviva)
    Interserve PLC  - 13.11.2015, 10:43

    Appointment of Interserve Chairman-Designate

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, is pleased to announce that Glyn Barker is to join the Board from 1 January 2016 and will become Chairman on 1 March 2016.

  • Elm EV with Seaward EVSE tester. (photo: Elm EV)
    Seaward Group  - 12.11.2015, 09:23

    Elm EV Adopts New Test Technology For Safe & Reliable Charging Point Operation

    One of the UK’s leading Electric Vehicle charging infrastructure companies has become one of the first to utilise new test technology for fast and efficient fault finding and maintenance of charging installations.

  • Shanghai (Photograph: Craig McCormick). (photo: Craig McCormick)
    NAI Global  - 12.11.2015, 08:54

    NAI Global Announces New Member Firm in Shanghai

    NAI Global, the largest global network of owner-operated commercial real estate brokerage firms, announces the addition of its newest member firm, NAI Sofia Group Shanghai.

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    Carillion PLC  - 12.11.2015, 08:36

    Over £100 Million of Canadian Support Services Contracts for Carillion

    Carillion and its subsidiary business, the Bouchier Group, have won support services contracts for a number of oil sector customers, including Shell and Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL), together with a maintenance and hard facilities management contract for the Canadian Government's Department of National Defence.

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    WTG Events  - 11.11.2015, 11:19

    HR Distinction Awards 2016 Shortlist

    The shortlist for the 2016 HR Distinction Awards has been released and includes Adidas, Pizza Hut, Sony Music, HSBC and facilities management provider, Mitie.

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    Statoil (U.K.) Limited  - 10.11.2015, 12:10

    Statoil Awards Catering Contracts for Mariner and UK Offices to ESS Offshore and 14forty

    Statoil (U.K.) Limited has awarded contracts for the catering and facilities services for its UK offshore and onshore operations to ESS Offshore and 14forty, both part of Compass Group UK & Ireland.

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    HEELEC Limited  - 10.11.2015, 11:45

    Energy Management Industry Meets in London

    Ahead of the 2015 Paris Climate conference, UK leading energy efficiency's movers and shakers meet at EMEX, The Energy Management Exhibition, a free to attend annual event taking place this week on Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th of November at ExCeL in London.

  • Nigel Perkins with Raggnar biomass system. (photo: Raggnar Power)
    Raggnar Power  - 09.11.2015, 10:47

    Raggnar Enters Market With New Power Generation Technology

    New renewable energy technology enables Raggnar to provide electricity and cooling.

  • Juggling act: 187,000 people a day become city dwellers, posing enormous challenges to basic infrastructure (photograph: Cilla Henry). (photo: Cilla Henry)
    Jane Embury  - 08.11.2015, 18:25

    How Safe Are Our Cities?

    We increasingly live and work in them. But how safe are our cities, and what does the future hold for them and for us? asks Jane Embury, marketing director with specialist global glazing supplier, Wrightstyle.

  • (Photograph: C. Comley). (photo: C. Comley)
    Mace Limited  - 06.11.2015, 12:47

    TfL Appointment for Mace-CPC JV

    Transport for London (TfL) has appointed a joint venture between Mace and CPC Project Services (CPC) as its Programme Support Partner for the upgrade of the District, Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City Lines of London Underground (LU).

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    Encycle Corporation  - 06.11.2015, 12:30

    Robert M. Chiste Named Encycle President and CEO

    Encycle Corporation, formerly REGEN Energy Inc., today announces the addition of Bob Chiste to the Encycle team as President and CEO. Bob has served as Encycle's Chairman since 2011 and previously served as Interim CEO. He has over 30 years of P&L experience in the energy industry and a proven track record of building several highly successful public and private companies over the past two decades.

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    Delaware North Companies  - 06.11.2015, 02:40

    Change of Leadership at Delaware North

    Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality and food service, has announced a leadership change for Delaware North Sportservice, its flagship operating company, and for its operations in the United Kingdom.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 05.11.2015, 12:25

    Michelin Star Chef Extends Partnership with Compass Group

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has signed a five year partnership to continue working with renowned Michelin Star-winning chef, Jason Atherton.

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    Carillion PLC  - 05.11.2015, 12:09

    Carillion JV In £125 million Dubai Trade Centre District Contract Win

    Dubai World Trade Centre has awarded Al Futtaim Carillion (AFC) the main contract to deliver the next phase of work on the Dubai Trade Centre District (DTCD), a major development located between the current Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre and Emirates Towers in the heart of the city's Central Business District.

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    NG Bailey  - 04.11.2015, 12:44

    NG Bailey’s IT Services Division Qualifies for ‘Network Services’ Agreement

    NG Bailey today announces it’s IT Services Division has qualified for the United Kingdom Government’s ‘Network Services’ Agreement, and is now tendering for PSN-compliant integrated communications and traditional telephony contracts.

  • Photograph: Joe Zlomek. (photo: Joe Zlomek)
    B-Scada Inc  - 04.11.2015, 10:50

    B-Scada Software Evolves Towards Predictive Maintenance

    B-Scada, Inc. has announced the release of the latest version of its popular SCADA application, Status Enterprise v4.0. With an impressive array of new features and enhancements – including an all-new CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) module.

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    News Editor  - 02.11.2015, 22:47

    EMCOR Bids Farewell to Frank MacInnis

    Following Frank MacInnis' retirement from EMCOR and the announcement of Steven B. Schwarzwaelder's election as a board member, a significant reapportionment of the group's share capital between key directors has been reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

  • (Photograph: Kym Parry). (photo: Kym Parry)
    Frost & Sullivan  - 02.11.2015, 11:11

    Australian FM Software Vendors Market

    Frost & Sullivan has published a new report on the facilities management (FM) software vendors market in Australia. The report includes information on the leading software-as-a-service (SAAS) and cloud-based real estate portfolio management solution providers.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 30.10.2015, 20:40

    Steven B. Schwarzwaelder Elected to EMCOR Group's Board

    EMCOR Group has announced the election of Steven B. Schwarzwaelder, a former Director of McKinsey & Company, to its Board of Directors.

  • (Photograph: Tomasz Kobosz). (photo: Tomasz Kobosz)
    Research and Markets  - 30.10.2015, 11:28

    Facilities Management in the UK's Healthcare & Education Sectors

    Research and Markets have announced publication of the "Facilities Management Outsourcing - Health and Education Market Report - UK 2015-2019 Analysis", which considers the support service needs of two of the largest public sector areas.

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    Richard Fennelly  - 29.10.2015, 22:51

    Maximising Commercial Refrigeration Performance

    Richard Fennelly, director of product development for CoilPod, discusses the relationship between condenser coil cleanliness and energy efficiency in commercial refrigeration applications.

  • (Photograph: Martin Boulanger). (photo: Martin Boulanger)
    Simon Rubinsohn ,  RICS RICS  - 29.10.2015, 08:56

    Mixed Outlook for Commercial Property Markets

    The commercial property sector reflects varied sentiment across global investor and occupier markets, according to Simon Rubinsohn, RICS Chief Economist.

  • (Photograph: Laurel Hunt). (photo: Laurel A. Hunt)
    Compass Group PLC  - 29.10.2015, 07:58

    Hat-trick of Foodservice Awards for Compass

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has won three awards at the 2015 Foodservice Cateys, one of the most prestigious awards in the catering calendar.

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    Interserve PLC  - 28.10.2015, 13:16

    Work Commences on Durham University Research Centre

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has started work on a new £11.5 million research centre for the Ogden Centre for Fundamental Physics at Durham University. The new building has been designed by Daniel Libeskind, the architect behind the redevelopment of New York’s World Trade Center.

  • Neil Devery, Signbox's Business Development Manager, inspecting output from the company's new Durst Rho P10 160 UV inkjet printer. (photo: Signbox Ltd.)
    Signbox Ltd  - 28.10.2015, 12:08

    Signbox Bolsters Production Capacity

    Signbox has enhanced its in-house production facilities with a new Durst Rho P10 160 UV inkjet printer, replacing its existing kit from the same supplier. The investment enables the visual communications supplier to significantly boost its production capacity.

  • Einstein Medical Center. (photo: Einstein Medical Center)
    Aramark Corporation  - 28.10.2015, 11:46

    Aramark Expands U.S. Healthcare Presence

    Aramark has announced two new contracts with Kennedy Health in New Jersey and Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Tennessee - as well as changes to existing agreements, as it expands its activities in the U.S. healthcare market.

  • Lee Roberts. (photo: Flora-Tec)
    Flora-Tec Ltd  - 27.10.2015, 17:58

    Lee Roberts Joins Flora-Tec

    Flora-Tec is pleased to announce that Lee Roberts has joined the team and will head up the company's Interiors division.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 27.10.2015, 12:13

    ISS Selects Martin Gaarn Thomsen as New Global COO

    ISS has appointed Martin Gaarn Thomsen as Group Chief Operating Officer (COO) for its Global Operations.

  • (Photograph: Eduardo Hanazaki). (photo: Eduardo Hanazaki)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 27.10.2015, 11:44

    Asset Management Systems Certification for Sodexo

    Sodexo has become the first services provider to offer a global asset management system in compliance with the new ISO55001:2014 standard.

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    Unipart Group  - 27.10.2015, 10:54

    Safe "Swords of Honour" for Unipart

    Manufacturing, logistics and consultancy provider Unipart Group has been acknowledged with seven "Swords of Honour" at this years British Safety Council awards.

  • Photograph: NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) . (photo: NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) )
    NoVo Foundation  - 26.10.2015, 18:47

    Women's Rights Movement to Occupy Former New York Prison

    New York's former medium-security female prison, the Bayview Correctional Facility, is to be redeveloped into The Women's Building - a new home for a leading women's rights group.

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    Jason Millett ,  Mace Limited  - 26.10.2015, 18:15

    Priorities for the UK's National Infrastructure Commission

    Jason Millett, chief operating officer (COO) for Major Programmes and Infrastructure at Mace discusses the consultancy and construction group's priorities for the United Kingdom's National Infrastructure Commission.

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    Securitas AB  - 26.10.2015, 10:03

    Securitas to acquire Diebold’s North American Electronic Security Business

    Securitas has agreed to acquire the commercial contracts and operational assets of Diebold Incorporated’s North American Electronic Security business - Diebold is the third largest commercial electronic security provider in the region.

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    Nispana Innovative Platforms  - 25.10.2015, 18:33

    Containing Waste

    A two-day summit in December which is being co-hosted by Qatar's Ministry of Municipality & Urban Planning, will consider one of the biggest challenges facing the rapidly developing Gulf state - how to manage growing volumes of waste.

  • (Photograph: Adam First). (photo: Adam First)
    G4S PLC  - 23.10.2015, 14:12

    Total Security Contract for G4S With Miami Dolphins

    Global security company, G4S has been selected to design, integrate and manage the security systems and operations at the home of the Miami Dolphins NFL team, the iconic Sun Life Stadium.

  • (Photograph: Jose Torres). (photo: Jose Torres)
    Compass Group PLC  - 23.10.2015, 13:44

    Retail Loss Prevention Team of the Year Award for Compass Group UK & Ireland

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has been named "Loss Prevention Team of the Year" at this year's Retail Fraud Awards.

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    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 23.10.2015, 13:23

    European Facility Management Conference (EFMC) 2016 - Call for Papers

    Proposals are being invited for presentations at the 2016 European Facility Management Conference (EFMC) which will take place in Milan on 8 and 9 June under the motto: “FM: Enhancing People and Business”.

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    News Editor  - 23.10.2015, 13:00

    Global IT Giant Awards QTS U.S. Data Centre Contract

    QTS has won a contract to provide custom data centre and colocation services to U.S. clients of the Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC).

  • Christopher Walsh, PE, LEED AP (photo: Syska Hennessy Group)
    News Editor  - 23.10.2015, 11:31

    Engineering Veteran to Lead Syska Hennessy's Global FMCx Practice

    Consulting, engineering and commissioning firm Syska Hennessy has announced the appointment of Christopher Walsh, an engineering and building automation veteran, as head of its global facilities management and commissioning (FMCx) practice.

  •  (photo: Delta Electronics)
    Delta Americas ,  Delta Group  - 22.10.2015, 21:06

    Delta Americas Opens New Headquarters Designed to be LEED Platinum and Net Zero

    Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, today announces the opening of its new Americas headquarters in the City of Fremont that is designed to meet LEED Platinum and net zero standards.

  • Mark Bartlett, Managing Director of Signbox, accepts BSGA Award for 'Illuminated Sign of the Year'. (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 22.10.2015, 20:26

    Signbox Wins 'Illuminated Sign of the Year Award'

    Visual communications specialist Signbox has won the 'Illuminated Sign of the Year Award' at this year's BSGA Awards, which took place on Tuesday 13th October at the state of the art East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham.

  •  (photo: Taylor Morrison)
    Taylor Morrison  - 22.10.2015, 14:44

    Multiple Best PRISM Awards for Taylor Morrison

    Taylor Morrison's two Houston divisions walked away from this year's Greater Houston Builders Association Houston's Best PRISM awards with more than 20 awards whilst finishing as finalists in 30 other categories.

  • (Photograph: Wuevita). (photo: Wuevita)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 22.10.2015, 14:09

    The Next Battle in Real Estate’s War for Talent

    The shortage of real estate and workplace-focused data scientists is becoming a major concern for corporate real estate (CRE) departments, according to JLL research.

  • (Photograph: Zoltan Zasvari). (photo: Zoltan Zasvari)
    Advanced Workplace Associates (AWA)  - 22.10.2015, 13:33

    Putting the Workplace at the Heart of UK Productivity

    This year’s Workplace Week Convention will take place on Thursday 12th November at KPMG, Canary Wharf, with funds from ticket sales going to BBC Children in Need.

  • (Photograph: Anissa Thompson). (photo: Anissa Thompson)
    News Editor  - 21.10.2015, 17:30

    Smart Airport Technologies Market Report

    Business intelligence provider Visiongain has released a new report on the US$ 2.9 (£1.9) global smart airport technology market that includes growth forecasts to 2025.

  •  (photo: Immanuel Giel)
    BASF SE  - 21.10.2015, 15:58

    BASF Renews Ludwigshafen Site Agreement

    BASF has extended the site agreement with the 36,000 employees of its Ludwigshafen location to 2020, and committed to making investments, maintenance and upgrades of at least €6 billion (£4.4 billion).

  • Key market comparison. (photo: European Rental Association (ERA))
    European Rental Association (ERA)  - 21.10.2015, 14:40

    European Rental Market Growth to Create New Opportunities

    The European Rental Association (ERA) announces the publication next week of the ERA Market Report 2015, providing the most comprehensive data available on the European equipment rental industry. For the first time it provides country-specific data for Austria and Switzerland in addition to 12 other countries.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 20.10.2015, 19:34

    Aramark's New "Ring of Stars Program" Recognises Outstanding Associates

    Aramark has recognised 200 associates working in schools and universities, hospitals, sports venues, on delivery routes, and in businesses of all kinds from around the world with its inaugural "Ring of Stars programme".

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    Dataflex International BV  - 20.10.2015, 18:10

    Dataflex Launches New Product Range and Website

    Dataflex has launched an entirely new client experience following a revamp of its website, refresh of its product range, and the introduction of a tool to improve product selection and purchasing.

  •  (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 20.10.2015, 12:49

    President of Sodexo Ireland named in LGBT Top 100 for second year

    Margot Slattery, country president of Sodexo Ireland, has been named as one of the most influential LGBT business leaders for a second consecutive year.

  • Holbeck Urban Village (Photograph: Linda Spashett). (photo: Linda Spashett)
    Carillion PLC  - 19.10.2015, 18:20

    Carillion signs contract with Homes and Communities Agency for £80 million regeneration project in Leeds

    Carillion has signed a contract with the Homes and Communities Agency to deliver the regeneration of Tower Works in Holbeck Urban Village on Leeds' South Bank.

  • (Photograph: Odan Jaeger). (photo: Odan Jaeger)
    SmartDrive Systems  - 18.10.2015, 21:07

    SmartDrive Fleet Safety Solution Offers Configurable Video Protection

    SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced the introduction of the only video-based safety programme to provide fleet operators with a choice of video protection levels.

  •  (photo: Gustavo Molina)
    Emitac Enterprise Solutions (EES)  - 18.10.2015, 17:09

    Emitac Enterprise Solutions-Simarks Partnership to Provide Security Solutions

    Emitac Enterprise Solutions (EES), the leading provider of technology solutions in the Gulf region, announces a new partnership with cyber security company, Simarks, to provide enterprise-level threat protection against the next generation of cyber-attacks.

  •  (photo: Technomobs IT Solutions)
    Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA)  - 17.10.2015, 11:41

    DEWA Showcases Solutions for Smart Dubai Initiative at GITEX 2015

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is showcasing its latest smart services, initiatives, and solutions that support the Smart Dubai initiative at GITEX which ends on 28 October.

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    Nakheel Properties  - 17.10.2015, 11:17

    Nakheel Awards AED 2.3 Billion (£405 Million) of Contracts

    Dubai-based master developer Nakheel has announced the award of three major retail development contracts with a combined value of some AED2.3 billion (£405 million).

  • (Photograph: Dominic Wee). (photo: Dominic Wee)
    Frost & Sullivan  - 16.10.2015, 19:03

    Logistics, Environmental Services & Energy Management Outsourcers Honoured in Frost & Sullivan's Singapore Excellence Awards

    Some of Singapore's top support services firms have been honoured in the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Singapore Excellence Awards.

  •  (photo: Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET))
    Torch Marketing  - 16.10.2015, 15:12

    IET to Host Round Table at CIPRE 2016

    The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) will again host a round table discussion at Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience, Europe (CIPRE) which is next scheduled for March 2016 in The Hague, with the event to be filmed and made available to all 80,000 IET members worldwide.

  •  (photo: JLL)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 16.10.2015, 11:45

    Renowned Global Workplace Innovator Joins JLL

    Dr. Marie Puybaraud, a renowned workplace innovation and work "futurist" has been appointed Global Head of Research for JLL's Corporate Solutions business and will spearhead leading-edge research on the entire corporate real estate life cycle.

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    Veolia UK  - 16.10.2015, 02:17

    Refuse Team Authors Children's Book on Recycling

    Westminster Council's refuse team from environmental services company Veolia has authored an inspirational children’s book on recycling.

  • (Photograph: Carl Silver) (photo: Carl Silver)
    QTS Realty Trust  - 16.10.2015, 02:00

    High Baseline Authorisation for QTS Richmond and Atlanta-Metro Data Centres

    Two of the largest data centres in the United States have reaffirmed their ability to meet tough U.S. Government security requirements.

  • (Photograph: Fran Gamb). (photo: Fran Gamb)
    Aramark Corporation  - 16.10.2015, 01:41

    Aramark to Source 100 Per Cent Sustainable Tuna

    Aramark, the $15 billion global provider of food, facilities management, and uniforms, announced today that it will transition to 100% sustainably sourced canned skipjack and albacore tuna in the U.S. by April 1, 2016. Sustainably sourced tuna minimizes by-catch levels and helps maintain fish populations.

  • Burntwood School (Photograph: Adrian Toon). (photo: Adrian Toon)
    News Editor  - 15.10.2015, 20:56

    Burntwood School Awarded RIBA Stirling Prize 2015

    A campus of school buildings in Wandsworth have won the prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize 2015 for "Building of the Year".

  • (Photograph: Mindy Simon). (photo: Mindy Simon)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 15.10.2015, 19:31

    Strategic Relocation for FridgeWize

    Commercial refrigeration retrofitting specialist FridgeWize is expanding with a major move of its operations center to Kansas City.

  • (Photograph: Lotus Head). (photo: Lotus Head)
    Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA)  - 15.10.2015, 11:54

    Sustainable Catering a Game Changer

    Businesses that fail to embrace sustainability in their catering will get left behind as they miss out on a competitive edge and struggle to attract quality staff, an audience of facilities managers and hospitality professionals heard on Wednesday.

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    News Editor  - 15.10.2015, 01:51

    Frank MacInnis Announces Retirement from EMCOR

    Frank MacInnis, the visionary 68 year old construction industry veteran and former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of EMCOR Group, has announced his intention to retire from the company's Board at the end of October.

  • (Photograph: Guillaume Riesen). (photo: Guillaume Riesen)
    ASHRAE - Shaping Tomorrow's Built Environment Today  - 14.10.2015, 23:14

    Cold-Climate Buildings Design Guide

    The challenges associated with constructing and operating buildings in cold climates are addressed in a new publication from ASHRAE.

  •  (photo: Ware Malcomb)
    Ware Malcomb  - 14.10.2015, 21:36

    Ware Malcomb Recognised For Commercial Real Estate Design

    Leading international design firm wins the NAIOP's 2015 Niche Development of the Future - Medical / Medical Office Design Competition.

  • Lorna Donatone, CEO Global Schools at Sodexo, is one of several female executive board members and a founder members of SWIFT. (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 14.10.2015, 18:16

    Perfectly Balanced

    Sodexo has again topped the list of publicly quoted companies in France for gender balance within its leadership team.

  • (Photograph: Jeff Hire). (photo: Jeff Hire)
    Bradley Corporation  - 14.10.2015, 17:30

    Global Handwashing Day

    On 15 October, millions of people worldwide will be acknowledging the value of washing hands with soap and water by participating in Global Handwashing Day 2015.

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    Luminus Devices  - 14.10.2015, 13:31

    Luminus Announces New High Efficacy 3 Volt 3030 Mid-Power LEDs

    Luminus, Inc., a global manufacturer of high-performance LEDs, announced today a new family of 3 volt 3030 midpower LEDs offering a wide range of options including 200 lumens per Watt, 95+ CRI, and "candle-warm" 2200K. Luminus has been building a reputation as the market leader in high quality-of-light with their chip-on-board (COB) arrays and midpower products

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    AkzoNobel Global  - 14.10.2015, 11:18

    2015 European Responsible Care Award for AkzoNobel

    AkzoNobel’s achievements in product stewardship have been recognized with a European Responsible Care Award from the European Chemicals Industry Association (CEFIC).

  • (Photograph: George HH). (photo: GeorgHH)
    Noonan Services Group  - 14.10.2015, 10:52

    NOONAN to Acquire the Security Services Division of Brink’s in Ireland

    Multiservice company Noonan, the largest provider of strategically outsourced services in Ireland, has signed an agreement to acquire the security services division of The Brink's Company in the Republic.

  •  (photo: Raggnar Power)
    Raggnar Power  - 14.10.2015, 10:21

    Raggnar Appoints Leaders to Oversee Expansion in Wales and SW England

    Former Bristol Rovers and Mansfield Town defender and 20 year utilities veteran to spearhead expansion of renewable energy company.

  •  (photo: Butler Burgher Group (BBG))
    Butler Burgher Group (BBG)  - 13.10.2015, 18:36

    Butler Burgher Group (BBG) Adds Former CBRE Executive

    Leading due diligence executive Richard Dagnall has been appointed Senior Managing Director of BBG Assessment Services in Houston.

  • (Photograph: Netherlands Ministry of Defence). (photo: Ministry of Defence, Netherlands)
    BORDERPOL - The World Border Organization  - 13.10.2015, 15:42

    Keynote Speech by Royal Netherlands Marechaussee Deputy Commissioner

    Major General Van Den Brink, Deputy Commissioner, Royal Netherlands Marechaussee, is set to deliver a keynote address at the World BORDERPOL Congress on 5 November.

  • (Photograph: Greatal386). (photo: Greatal386)
    Aramark Corporation  - 13.10.2015, 14:59

    Aramark Extends Contract with Ireland's GUINNESS STOREHOUSE

    Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the $15 billion global provider of award-winning services in food, facilities management and uniforms, won a five year contract extension to manage in-house catering, hospitality sales and events at GUINNESS STOREHOUSE, Ireland's number one visitor attraction and event destination, it was announced today.

  • (Photograph: Mankind 2k). (photo: Mankind 2k)
    intu Retail Services  - 13.10.2015, 11:51

    Silver Sweep for intu Retail Services

    intu Retail Services, the facilities management arm of intu, the leading owner, developer and manager of prime regional shopping centres in the UK, is celebrating successful accreditation by Investors In People (IIP), the internationally recognised standard for people management.

  • Michael Bayer, HR Director Designate. (photo: Bilfinger)
    Bilfinger SE  - 13.10.2015, 10:44

    New HR Director for Bilfinger

    Michael Bernhardt has joined the executive board of Bilfinger from Covestro (formerly Bayer Material Science) and will succeed Dr. Jochen Keysberg as HR Director on 1 January 2016.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 13.10.2015, 08:17

    Compass Group UK & Ireland’s Chefs of the Year

    The fifteenth Compass Group UK & Ireland Chef of the Year competition took place at The Restaurant Show, at London Olympia last week.

  •  (photo: Carillion plc)
    Carillion PLC  - 12.10.2015, 13:01

    Successful Second Half for Carillion

    Carillion has signed contracts, secured preferred bidder positions, and been awarded frameworks worth some £1.7 billion since 30 June 2015.

  • (Photograph: Daniel Hopkinson). (photo: Daniel Hopkinson)
    British Council for Offices’ (BCO)  - 09.10.2015, 13:20

    Keynsham Civic Centre The "Best of the Best" Workplace

    Keynsham Civic Centre & One Stop Shop in Keynsham, near Bath, was named as the Best of the Best workplace in the country at the British Council for Offices’ (BCO) annual National Awards in London on Wednesday night.

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    Plintron Global Technologies  - 09.10.2015, 12:47

    50 Million Mobile Mobility Subscribers

    Plintron, a global player in cloud communications solutions, today announced that it had crossed the 50 million subscribers mark by providing mobility services for 50+ MVNO businesses in 21 countries, the first ever by a MVNX platform services company.

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    Veritiv Corporation  - 08.10.2015, 14:11

    Veritiv Corporation to Exhibit at ISSA/Interclean Annual Convention

    Saalfeld® and FORDIS®, market-leading redistributors of facility supplies, and subsidiaries of Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), will join forces to offer leading private brands at the 2015 ISSA/INTERCLEAN annual convention, October 20-23, 2015 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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    Trascent Management Consulting  - 08.10.2015, 13:38

    12th Annual Corporate Real Estate (CRE) & Facilities Management (FM) Americas Conference

    Leading global management consulting firm, Trascent Management Consulting, recently held its 12th Annual Corporate Real Estate (CRE) & Facilities Management (FM) Americas Conference at the Headquarters of Thomson Reuters in New York City.

  • (Photograph: Andrew HA). (photo: Andrew HA)
    Serco Group Plc  - 08.10.2015, 13:16

    Serco urges Canterbury charities to apply for £30,000 waste collection funding

    Canterbury City Council’s environmental service partner, Serco is welcoming new applications from local charities, community or voluntary groups for its Waste Collection Guarantee (WCG) Fund. Organisations have until midnight on Sunday 18 October to apply for a share of the total £30,000 on offer over the next two years.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 08.10.2015, 13:02

    Aramark Partners with Dickies® to Offer Flame-Resistant Workwear

    Brand-name apparel will ensure workers look smart whilst remaining safe.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 08.10.2015, 12:31

    Triple Crown for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK is delighted to announce that the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has named it across three lots - hard, soft and Total Facilities Management (TFM) services.

  • (Photograph: Karsten Rohrbach). (photo: Karsten Rohrbach)
    News Editor  - 07.10.2015, 14:53

    Good Cheer for Troubled FTSE 250 Outsourcer

    RWE npower renews multi-million pound integrated facilities management contract with Mitie.

  •  (photo: Savills PLC)
    Savills PLC  - 06.10.2015, 18:53

    Savills Boosts Building and Project Consultancy Team

    Savills has recently boosted its building and project consultancy team with two new appointments in Scotland.

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    G4S PLC  - 06.10.2015, 17:27

    G4S Africa achieves Top Employer certificate 2016

    For the fourth consecutive year, G4S Africa has achieved ‘Top Employer’ status from the Top Employers Institute for excellence in employee conditions.

  • QBlade (photo: FridgeWize)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 06.10.2015, 17:10

    FridgeWize Named Finalist in Prestigious Platts 2015 Global Energy Awards

    Q-Blade nominated to win "Commercial Application of the Year" award.

  •  (photo: Regus Group)
    8x8 Inc.  - 06.10.2015, 16:44

    8X8 TO DEPLOY GLOBAL REGUS ENTERPRISE CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS SOLUTION

    8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT), a leading provider of cloud-based unified communications and contact centre solutions, today announced a global deal with Regus, the leading global workplace provider, to deploy its cloud-based enterprise communications service.

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    News Editor  - 05.10.2015, 11:38

    Axminster Golf Day Raises £3,000 for The Furniture Makers’ Company Charity

    Axminster Tools and Machinery recently held a successful golf day in support of The Furniture Makers’ Company charity.

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    CEDAR st  - 04.10.2015, 23:57

    Living Smarter in Small Spaces

    Chicago-based CEDARst says living small is taking off in a big way as renters and owners look for spaces to call home.

  • Paul Angus and Kevin Bruce. (photo: Universal Systems Solutions)
    Universal Systems Solutions  - 02.10.2015, 12:24

    Sony CCTV First for Newcastle City Council

    Universal Systems Solutions, a security integrator from North East England, has been commissioned by Newcastle City Council to install the world's first Sony ultra-HD 4K CCTV camera at the Newcastle Rugby World Cup 2015 Fanzone in the city's Science Central development.

  • (Photograph: Danny Tubbs). (photo: Danny Tubbs)
    The Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS)  - 02.10.2015, 11:47

    Urban Resilience in the Age of Hurricanes

    150 experts from the fields of advocacy, development, government and academia recently participated in a debate on the state of resilience planning in New York City as it was announced that (now-Category 4) Hurricane Joaquin had changed its trajectory for the East Coast of the United States.

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    Wates Group  - 02.10.2015, 11:02

    Acquisition of Shepherd Engineering Services (SES) and Shepherd FM by Wates

    Wates Group has reached an agreement to acquire Shepherd Engineering Services (SES) and Shepherd FM, together with a significant number of contracts and strategic frameworks from Shepherd Construction Limited.

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    News Editor  - 02.10.2015, 08:21

    Rentokil Initial Completes Steritech Group Acquisition

    Rentokil Initial has completed the acquisition of leading North American pest control businesses, Steritech Group, Inc.

  • Boston (Photograph: Mark Neuburger). (photo: Mark Neuburger)
    SIREAS LLC  - 30.09.2015, 17:13

    Leaders Launch International Corporate Real Estate Advisory Firm

    New strategic real estate advisory firm SIREAS offers proven expertise in cost-saving CRE portfolio, facilities and sourcing management.

  • Yash Kapila (photo: JLL)
    30.09.2015, 13:22

    New COO for Integrated Facilities Management, EMEA at JLL

    Yash Kapila moves back to Europe after seven years with JLL’s India business.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 30.09.2015, 12:11

    Leading the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 11 Consecutive Years

    Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, is once again the top rated company in its sector on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI).

  • (Photograph: Sureash Kumar). (photo: Sureash Kumar)
    Ensilo Inc  - 30.09.2015, 11:36

    Singapore Malware & Advanced Targeted Attacks Workshop

    enSilo and ARIM Technologies have held a workshop in response to the growth of cyber-security threats in Asia.

  • CAFM Explorer reporting dashboard. (photo: Idox PLC)
    Idox PLC  - 29.09.2015, 13:22

    White Paper: Facilities Management and CAFM

    Idox, the company behind the popular CAFM Explorer software application, explains why technology provides all the solutions to the challenges facing estates and facilities management teams today.

  • (Photograph: John Lee). (photo: John Lee)
    LIA Laboratories ,  The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 29.09.2015, 12:50

    TRT Lighting Joins LIA Laboratories UMSUG Scheme

    LIA Laboratories welcomes TRT Lighting to their Unmetered Supply Measurement Certification Scheme which validates lighting manufacturers' power data for unmetered supply (UMS) applications.

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    Kentish and Co  - 28.09.2015, 18:11

    Vicky O’Farrell joins Kentish and Co

    People development experts Kentish and Co have appointed Vicky O’Farrell MBIFM as an associate. O’Farrell will be focusing initially on leadership development programmes.

  • (Photograph: Nino Satria). (photo: Nino Satria)
    The 3M Company  - 28.09.2015, 10:13

    3M Introduces "Active Safety" Digital PPE Management Tool

    3M has created a new radio-frequency identification (RFID) tag and cloud-based software tool for EHS professionals working in manufacturing facilities who are responsible for personal protective equipment (PPE).

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    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA)  - 26.09.2015, 00:33

    Water Testing at Southeastern Veterans' Center Reveals Legionella

    Routine water testing at the Southeastern Veterans' Center (SEVC) in Spring City, Pennsylvania has identified the presence of Legionella bacteria in the water treatment system.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 25.09.2015, 23:49

    Integrated Thales UK FM Contract for Mitie

    Mitie, the facilities management company, has been awarded a £40m+ contract with Thales UK Ltd., part of Thales, a global technology leader for the aerospace, transportation, and defence and security markets.

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    The Ingenious Air Company  - 24.09.2015, 18:19

    RAC Air Conditioning Product of the Year 2015

    Its official, The Ingenious Air Company’s HE-Z Hi-Velocity small duct system is the Air Conditioning Product of the Year (system or standalone) at this year’s RAC Cooling Industry Awards.

  • (Photograph: Universal Design Studio). (photo: Universal Design Studio)
    Servest Group  - 24.09.2015, 13:55

    Hotel Housekeeping Contract for Servest

    Facilities management provider Servest Group has won a contract with Ace Hotel London Shoreditch to provide full housekeeping services.

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    dmg events  - 24.09.2015, 13:41

    Design Summit Brochure Available to Download

    Held on Tuesday 24 November, The Design Summit will bring together architects, consultants, urban planners, engineers and contractors and will be the only conference in the Middle East to offer FREE detailed insight into the latest design trends, new technologies and techniques.

  • (Photograph: Noel Abejo).      (photo: Noel Abejo)
    The Building Futures Group  - 24.09.2015, 00:00

    Creating Tomorrow’s Workplace

    The Building Futures group are proud to continue our long-standing partnership with the "Creating Tomorrow's Workplace" facilities management and property event which will be held at the Radisson Blu - Heathrow on 14 and 15 October.

  • Neil Murray (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 23.09.2015, 23:17

    Changes to Sodexo UK & Ireland Management Team

    Sodexo has announced Neil Murray will succeed Debbie White as Region Chair for the UK and Ireland following her appointment to CEO for Healthcare Worldwide.

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    First Capital Real Estate  - 23.09.2015, 22:56

    First Capital Real Estate Acquires Advisory Firm in $175 Million Transaction

    First Capital Real Estate Investments, LLC announced today that it concluded the acquisition of United Realty Advisors, LP, the external advisor to United Realty Trust Incorporated ("URTI").

  • Seaward engineer undertaking electrical testing at HMP Winchester. (photo: Seaward Group)
    Seaward Group  - 23.09.2015, 22:19

    ALL-ROUND SAFETY MANAGEMENT AT HMP WINCHESTER

    Advanced portable appliance testing (PAT) instrumentation is helping the facilities management team at HM Winchester Prison fulfil a range of essential health and safety responsibilities.

  • (Photograph: Kerem Yucel). (photo: Kerem Yucel)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA) ,  LIA Laboratories  - 23.09.2015, 21:13

    LED Group Becomes LIA Laboratories Registered Photometric Lab

    The LIA Laboratories are proud to announce LED Group as an 'LIA Laboratories Registered Photometric Laboratory’.

  • (Photograph: Pietro). (photo: Pietro)
    Bacardi Limited  - 23.09.2015, 10:50

    Bacardi Tree Planting Initiative Beautifies South Florida

    Bacardi USA, Million Trees Miami and American Forests joined forces recently to plant 20 trees in Miami Gardens, Florida. As part of American Forests' Community ReLeaf program to help beautify local neighborhoods, the Bacardi team of employees came out with their sleeves rolled up and ready to work.

  • Pam Moscrop. (photo: Macro)
    Macro Limited  - 23.09.2015, 05:42

    New London Portfolio Director for Macro

    Following the recent announcement of Macro’s new operational structure, Pam Moscrop has been appointed as London portfolio director.

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    Veritiv Corporation  - 23.09.2015, 05:18

    Veritiv to Showcase Lean FM at IFMA World Workplace Conference & Expo

    The Facility Solutions segment of Veritiv Corporation will present its Lean Facility Maintenance service offerings at the 2015 International Facility Management Association (IFMA) World Workplace Conference & Expo to be held from October 7-9 at the Colorado Convention Center, in Denver.

  • (Photograph: Carl Silver). (photo: Carl Silver)
    Mafi Mushkila  - 22.09.2015, 19:09

    Mafi Mushkila and Optimum Power Services Join Forces for Data Centre Testing

    Mafi Mushkila, a leading provider of data centre services, has announced that it has entered into a formal strategic partnership with load bank testing, generator and UPS rental equipment provider, Optimum Power Services (OPS).

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 21.09.2015, 11:34

    Setting the Scene for the Opening Chapter of Springer Nature

    Signbox has helped with the development of bespoke signage and visual communication solutions at three buildings operated by new educational publisher Springer Nature.

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    Carillion PLC  - 21.09.2015, 10:56

    Carillion JV Selected for £292 Million A14 Upgrade Package

    Highways England has awarded a joint venture between Carillion and Balfour Beatty (50:50) the third construction package that forms part of the £1.5 billion planned improvement programme to upgrade the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon.

  •  (photo: Farnek Services LLC)
    Farnek Services LLC  - 20.09.2015, 14:10

    New Consultants to Champion Farnek's Environmental Strategy

    UAE-based total facilities management company Farnek has recruiting a number of key executives to support its rapidly expanding sustainability business, buoyed by soaring demand for expert consultancy services in energy, water, carbon and waste management.

  •  (photo: MAK Group)
    MAK Group  - 19.09.2015, 12:47

    Cityscape Debut for Wadi Ghalib Residential Resort

    Kharafi Group has announced the launch of its latest project, the “Wadi Ghalib” residential resort, during the Cityscape Exhibition at the Cairo International Convention Center (CICC).

  • (Photograph: Ben Ullman). (photo: Ben Ullman)
    G4S PLC  - 18.09.2015, 11:45

    G4S Product to Revolutionise Business Travel Safety

    G4S, the world’s leading security company, has launched the G4S TravelAware app, a ground-breaking security tool designed to inform business travellers across the globe.

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    Interserve PLC  - 18.09.2015, 11:19

    Interserve's Anne Fahy Appointed Non-executive Director at SThree

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, announces that Non-Executive Director Anne Fahy will join the board of SThree (LSE: STHR), the international specialist staffing business, as a Non-Executive Director from October 1, 2015.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 17.09.2015, 11:54

    ISS UK Introduces New Staff Training and Development Programme

    ISS UK has revolutionised its training by introducing 'I can at ISS', a fully integrated programme endorsed by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) which can is accessible to all company employees at every stage of their career.

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    Versar Inc  - 17.09.2015, 11:13

    Record Fourth Quarter Revenues for Versar

    Versar has announced record financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and year ending in June 26, 2015 which included the acquisition of Johnson Controls Security Systems (JCSS).

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    Aramark Corporation  - 17.09.2015, 10:47

    Aramark Employees Join Global Effort to Empower Families

    Thousands of Aramark employees have volunteered to help families lead healthier lives and gain job skills on Aramark Building Community Day.

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    ABM Industries Inc  - 16.09.2015, 18:28

    ABM Rebrands GBM Support Services Group Limited

    ABM expands its UK brand presence within key industries.

  •  (photo: Aramark)
    Aramark Corporation  - 15.09.2015, 10:47

    New Vibe to Combat Workplace Hunger

    Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the US $15 billion global provider of award-winning services in food, facilities management and uniforms, is meeting workplace hunger head-on with an innovative new micromarket concept called Vibe,

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 15.09.2015, 10:14

    Eighth Gold RoSPA Award for Mitie

    Integrated facilities management (FM) services provider Mitie has celebrated winning its eighth consecutive Gold Medal award with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).

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    BORDERPOL - The World Border Organization  - 15.09.2015, 09:46

    Dutch Immigration Minister to Deliver Keynote Opening Address at World BORDERPOL Congress

    Dr. Klaas Dijkhoff, State Secretary of Security and Justice and Minister for Immigration, The Netherlands, will deliver an opening keynote address at the 4th World BORDERPOL Congress on 8th December.

  • (Photograph: M P). (photo: M P)
    News Editor  - 14.09.2015, 11:14

    Victoria PLC Acquires Interfloor Group for £65 Million

    Carpets and floorcoverings manufacturer and distributor, Victoria PLC, has announced the acquisition of underlay manufacturer, the Interfloor Group, in a deal that is being part-financed through a rights issue and placement.

  • (Photograph: Nico van Diem). (photo: Nico van Diem)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 14.09.2015, 10:19

    Four of France's Leading Companies Join Forces to Support Refugees

    Air Liquide, Michelin, Sodexo and Total are joining forces to assist refugees being resettled in France.

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    News Editor  - 13.09.2015, 13:20

    Official Investigation into Mecca Crane Collapse

    His Highness King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia has pledged an open investigation into Friday's tragic collapse of a crane on the site of the Grand Mosque in Mecca which left 107 people dead.

  • (Image: Dragan Sasic). (photo: Dragan Sasic)
    News Editor  - 13.09.2015, 11:26

    U.S. and Chinese Officials Conclude 'Frank and Open' Cyber Security Talks

    Four days of discussions between senior U.S. and Chinese officials focusing on cyber security ended on Saturday in anticipation of a visit to Washington DC later this month by Chinese Premier, Xi Jinping.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 11.09.2015, 14:53

    Ecolab Named to 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), North America

    Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technology and services, has been named to the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America Index.

  • (Photograph: Antonio Azevedo). (photo: Antonio Azevedo)
    News Editor  - 11.09.2015, 14:07

    BIFM Supporting S-Lab Conference (16-17 September, Leeds)

    BIFM (the British Institute of Facilities Management) has announced its support for the 2015 Supporting World Class Science Conference and Awards organised by S-Lab, an initiative for improving the performance of laboratory facilities. This year's speakers include Kim Toufectis, Master Planning Program Manager with NASA.

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    HUMAX Electronics  - 10.09.2015, 07:42

    Humax to Launch Butler Smart Home Solution at IBC 2015

    Humax announces that it will unveil its 'Butler' smart home solution at IBC 2015 (September 11 - 15).

  • Linus Ericsson (Left), CEO of AGL with Daniel Gorosch (Right), Managing Director of JLL Sweden. (photo: JLL)
    09.09.2015, 21:59

    JLL's Swedish Business Acquires Financial Risk Advisory Firm

    The recently announced acquisition of financial risk management firm AGL will enhance the debt management capabilities of JLL's Swedish business.

  • (Photograph: Ian Dun). (photo: )
    CCA Floors & Interiors  - 08.09.2015, 20:18

    CCA Floors & Interiors Appoints New CEO

    CCA Floors & Interiors, Inc. announced today that Ken Hirshman has been appointed the company’s new Chief Executive Officer.

  •  (photo: Macmillan Cancer Support)
    Environmental Resource Group (ERG)  - 08.09.2015, 17:34

    ERG Supports World’s Largest Coffee Morning

    ERG (the Environmental Resource Group) will be supporting this year's World’s Largest Coffee Morning event by raising money and donating to the cancer charity's cause.

  •  (photo: Hitachi Trains)
    Hitachi Rail Europe ,  Hitachi Ltd.  - 07.09.2015, 03:36

    Inauguration of £82 Million Rail Vehicle Manufacturing Facility

    New Hitachi plant brings train design and manufacturing "back to its birthplace" in North East England.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 07.09.2015, 02:39

    ISS Wins Major New Zealand FM Award Again

    ISS has been named 'New Zealand Facilities Management Company of the Year' in the Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards for the second year in a row.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 07.09.2015, 00:59

    FLIK Hospitality Brings Rapport to the United States

    Compass Group subsidiary, Flik Hospitality Group, has launched leading guest services provider Rapport in America following its huge success in the UK.

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    News Editor  - 06.09.2015, 01:10

    Resignation of Granite Trust's CEO

    Granite Real Estate Investment Trust has confirmed the departure of Thomas Heslip, CEO of the property trust with 30 million sq. ft. of North American and European property under management.

  •  (photo: China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), Edimotion)
    China International Furniture Fair (CIFF)  - 04.09.2015, 21:00

    2nd Chinese Edition of the Global Furniture Outlook Seminar 2015

    The 2nd Chinese edition of the Global Furniture Outlook Seminar 2015 will focus on Asia (the world's fastest-growing furniture market) and take place in Meeting Room M2‐04 of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Shanghai on 10th September 2015 between 2.00pm and 5.30pm.

  • Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton. (photo: Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust)
    Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust  - 04.09.2015, 13:12

    Transfer of Sodexo Soft FM Staff to NHS Hospital Trust

    Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust has taken over a contract to provide housekeeping, portering, cleaning and catering services under an arrangement that sees 650 Sodexo staff integrated into the Trust.

  • (Photograph: Clement Lau). (photo: Clement Lau)
    CBRE Group  - 04.09.2015, 12:30

    CBRE Completes GWS Acquisition

    ​CBRE Group, Inc. announces it has completed the acquisition of Johnson Controls, Inc.'s Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) business.

  • (Photograph: Griszka Niewiadomski). (photo: Griszka Niewiadomski)
    Clorox Healthcare  - 04.09.2015, 10:01

    Antimicrobial Stewardship, Environmental Hygiene & Infection Control

    Clorox Healthcare Partners with the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) to raise awareness on the link between antimicrobial stewardship, environmental hygiene and infection control practices.

  • (Photograph: T.K. Steven) (photo: T.K. Steven)
    Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government  - 04.09.2015, 00:46

    Hong Kong Real Estate Transactions Lower

    Property transactions in Hong Kong fell in August according to the latest monthly statistics from the Administrative Region's Land Registry.

  • (Photograph: Fletcher). (photo: Fletcher 6)
    Cushman & Wakefield ,  C&W Services  - 02.09.2015, 12:51

    Launch of C&W Services by Cushman & Wakefield

    Following the successful completion of Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ’s historic merger, the new Cushman & Wakefield is proud to announce the launch of C&W Services, a new brand dedicated to providing integrated facility services. It is the only business within commercial real estate to offer self-delivery facility service capabilities.

  • (Photograph: Eva Halsdorfer). (photo: Eva Halsdorfer)
    Mace Limited  - 02.09.2015, 02:03

    Mixed Fortune for European Construction – Mace

    Mace's Tender Cost Update suggests a mixed recovery for construction in Europe.

  • Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE (Photograph: Ali Al Efain). (photo: Ali AlEfain)
    Mace Limited  - 02.09.2015, 01:39

    Upbeat Tender Cost Update for Middle East and India from Mace

    Mace has published its bi-annual Tender Cost Update for the Middle East and Indian markets and forecasts growing construction activity despite falling oil prices.

  • (Photograph: Bob Dole). (photo: Bob Dole)
    Mace Limited  - 02.09.2015, 01:17

    United States Tender Cost Update from Mace

    Mace has published its Tender Cost Update for the US market, forecasting continued growth in construction activity.

  • Washington State Convention Center (Photograph: Lara Swimmer). (photo: Lara Swimmer)
    Michael Courtney Design  - 02.09.2015, 00:45

    From Complexity to Confidence

    Case Study: elevating the guest experience at Washington State’s largest event facility.

  • Nick Burnham. (photo: Siemens Building Technologies)
    Siemens Building Technologies  - 01.09.2015, 23:57

    Siemens Building Technologies Announces New Head of Sales

    Nick Burnham is the newly appointed Head of Sales for solution sales at Siemens Building Technologies and joins the business from the Siemens Energy Management Division.

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    Rentokil Initial plc  - 01.09.2015, 08:42

    Acquisiton of Steritech Group Inc.

    Rentokil Initial plc today announces the agreement to acquire The Steritech Group, Inc., one of the leading pest control businesses in North America, further accelerating the growth of its pest control business.

  •  (photo: Buildingstart.com)
    Building Start  - 01.09.2015, 08:04

    Digital Documentation for Cooling Tower Inspections

    Mobile device software from BuildingStart allows facility managers and building owners to test and record Legionella bacteria levels and other health hazards, eliminating paperwork and contractor expenses.

  •  (photo: Rentokil Initial plc)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 28.08.2015, 13:07

    Rentokil Initial Acquires Anderson Pest Solutions USA

    Rentokil Initial plc announces the continued expansion of its pest control business with the acquisition of Chicago-based Anderson Pest Solutions.

  • A distribution transformer being commissioned. (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 27.08.2015, 14:17

    Winder Power Expands

    20 new jobs to be created by the end of 2015 as a result of "significant" growth.

  • (Photograph: Sisk). (photo: Sisk)
    Servest Group  - 27.08.2015, 11:50

    Renewal of Servest's Contract with Roberts Bakery

    Facilities management service provider Servest has renewed its catering contract with the Frank Roberts & Sons bakery.

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    News Editor  - 27.08.2015, 11:16

    Half-Yearly Profits Rise for Buoyant Interserve

    FTSE 250 support services and construction group Interserve Plc has reported strong revenue and profit growth as its future order book swells to £8.3 billion.

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    Bodet Ltd  - 26.08.2015, 16:31

    Staff Communication Terminal Wins Award for Bodet

    A new award-winning interactive attendance and communication terminal that integrates with card, key fob and fingerprint access systems, has scooped a coveted 2015 Red Dot innovation and design award.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 25.08.2015, 14:31

    Ecolab and Trucost Expand Water Risk Monetizer

    Free globally accessible cloud-based analysis tool will help building owners and operators of industrial & manufacturing facilities better plan for disruptions to local water supplies.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 25.08.2015, 13:52

    Mitie Named as Preferred Bidder by Deloitte

    Mitie has been named "preferred bidder" for a five-year integrated FM contract with Deloitte in the United Kingdom.

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    Mafi Mushkila  - 25.08.2015, 13:24

    Mafi Mushkila Selects Extech TH10 for Integrated Systems Testing

    Mafi Mushkila, a leading provider of data centre services, has announced that it has selected Extech Instruments to supply its TH10 USB temperature monitoring device for use during Integrated Systems Tests (IST).

  • (Photograph: Zsombor Benko). (photo: Zsombor BENKO)
    News Editor  - 24.08.2015, 10:03

    A Tale of Two Markets

    July's seasonally adjusted property transaction statistics from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) suggest a mixed outlook for UK property, with falling residential purchases and renewed activity in the non-residential sector.

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    Frost & Sullivan  - 24.08.2015, 07:54

    Frost & Sullivan Applauds Dermalog

    Based on its recent analysis of the biometric products market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes DERMALOG with the 2015 African Biometrics Company of the Year Award. DERMALOG is the leading German biometrics manufacturer and has achieved substantial commercial success in Africa.

  • (Photograph: Nottingham Post). (photo: Nottingham Post)
    CE Facilities Services  - 24.08.2015, 07:23

    CE Facilities Services Acquires Octavian Security's UK Subsidiary

    CE Facilities Services has announced the acquisition of Octavian Security in the United Kingdom, as part of its on-going implementation of an integrated facilities services delivery model.

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    AkzoNobel Global  - 21.08.2015, 16:49

    450 volunteers Transform Rio Favela for AkzoNobel “Let’s Colour” Event

    The on-going transformation of Rio de Janeiro’s famous Santa Marta favela continued last weekend when 450 volunteers from the city took part in one of the biggest ever “Let’s Colour” events to be staged by AkzoNobel’s Decorative Paints business.

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    News Editor  - 21.08.2015, 16:08

    New Online Learning Packages from BIFM

    BIFM (The British Institute of Facilities Management) has introduced packaged e-learning licences for employers sponsoring distance learning staff working towards Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications.

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    Crane Merchandising Systems  - 20.08.2015, 12:24

    New VP & European GM for Crane's Coffee Business

    Crane Merchandising Systems has named Gillian White as Vice-President (General Manager) for its European Coffee business. She will report directly to Alan Hollis who was himself promoted to President by the leading vending solutions provider earlier this year.

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    CBRE Group  - 17.08.2015, 19:09

    CBRE Appointed Lease Agent for Sunrise City in Russia

    CBRE has been appointed by developer Sunrise Capital Ltd, to begin leasing and marketing retail space at Sunrise City in Naberezhniye Chelny, Russia.

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    Abraaj Group  - 15.08.2015, 15:03

    Acquisition of Latin American Courier & Light Logistics Company

    The Abraaj Group, a leading investor operating in global growth markets, has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Latin American courier and light logistics solutions company, URBANO.

  • (Photograph: MGHamburg). (photo: MGHamburg)
    News Editor  - 14.08.2015, 18:03

    Bankruptcy for Royal Imtech NV

    Rotterdam court rejects global technical support company's application for protection from bankruptcy following the collapse of refinancing talks on Tuesday and yesterday's suspension on Euronext.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 13.08.2015, 23:29

    Ecolab to Acquire U.S. operations of Swisher Hygiene

    US $40 million (£25 million) cash purchase expected to extend Ecolab's institutional client base and service coverage.

  •  (photo: Interserve PLC)
    Interserve PLC  - 12.08.2015, 15:11

    Continued Growth and Strategic Momentum

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, announces its half-year results for the six months ended 30 June 2015.

  • (Photograph: Joe Brockerhoff). (photo: Joe Brockerhoff)
    News Editor  - 11.08.2015, 22:57

    Dubai Real Estate Continues to Slow

    JLL has reported a "significant decline in residential sale activity" in Dubai during the second quarter of 2015 and falling rental returns as a result of oversupply.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 10.08.2015, 11:07

    New Global HQ for Ecolab

    Global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, Ecolab, has acquired the 17-floor North Tower in St. Paul, Minnesota from Travelers and announced it will be transforming the building into new global Headquarters by the end of 2018.

  • (Photograph: Pierre Amerlynck). (photo: Pierre Amerlynck)
    Compass Group PLC  - 10.08.2015, 09:27

    Compass Group-Alzheimer’s Society in Fund Raising & Educational Partnership

    Compass Group UK & Ireland’s healthcare businesses which include Medirest, WhiteOaks and various retail interests, have partnered with the Alzheimer’s Society in an initiative that is expected to raise awareness about the condition.

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    Carillion PLC  - 07.08.2015, 15:16

    MP Welcomes Carillion Apprentices at King’s Cross

    Richard Harrington MP, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Apprenticeships, met 25 new carpentry apprentices during a visit to Carillion’s King’s Cross training centre.

  • Roy Underhill, centre, with a group of students and their book stands made to a design by Thomas Jefferson. (photo: )
    Warwickshire College Group  - 07.08.2015, 06:40

    Students Flock to Furniture Workshops

    North American woodworking experts have been passing on their skills to over 70 furniture enthusiasts attending summer workshops at Royal Leamington Spa College.

  • The StubHub Center (Photograph: Y. Toyoda). (photo: Y. Toyoda)
    ABM Industries  - 07.08.2015, 05:52

    ABM and AEG Renew Global Partnership

    ABM has extended its global partnership with sports and entertainment leader AEG, and will continue to service top venues including STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, The O2 in London, StubHub Center in Carson (California), and the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg.

  • RAF Alconbury (Photograph: Awacs). (photo: Awacs)
    Compass Group PLC  - 07.08.2015, 04:09

    £3.5 Million Contract for ESS

    ESS Support Services Worldwide, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has won a five year contract with the US Air Force's Department of Defence Dependents Schools (DoDDS).

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    News Editor  - 06.08.2015, 01:35

    A New Approach to Body Armour

    A new ‘Tabard Style’ stab-resistant vest promises to make life easier for front-line transport, security and facilities management staff.

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    Markit Ltd. ,  Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)  - 04.08.2015, 18:38

    Slowdown in UK Construction Growth

    According to results from the most recent survey of purchasing managers by Markit and The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), construction output in the United Kingdom slowed in July amidst weaker housing activity.

  • International Monetary Fund Headquarters, Washington DC (photograph: Cliff Owen). (photo: Cliff Owen)
    RICS RICS  - 03.08.2015, 23:51

    RICS Membership Training for IMF's FM Staff

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) have signed a training agreement that will result in RICS membership for the IMF's facilities management staff.

  • Steve Davies, CEO, The Lighting Industry Association, Iain Grant, Contracts Manager, Pochin Construction Ltd, Paul Hinkins, Chair of Telford Business Board & Tony Howells, BIS (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills). Photograph by Steve Leath. (photo: STEVE LEATH)
    News Editor  - 31.07.2015, 19:04

    New Laboratory and Learning Centre at the LIA

    Europe's largest organisation representing the lighting industry, The Lighting Industry Association (LIA), has announced an early 2016 completion date for its new state-of-the-art product testing facility and Learning Centre.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 30.07.2015, 23:57

    Record Second Quarter Revenues for EMCOR

    EMCOR Group has announced record revenues of US $1.65 Billion (£1.05 Billion) for the second quarter of 2015 which ended on 30th June.

  • (Photograph: BRCWCS). (photo: brcwcs)
    Research and Markets  - 29.07.2015, 11:10

    New Data Centre Cooling Market Report

    Research and Markets has announced the publication of a new report on the global data centre cooling market which is forecast to expand from US $6.26 Billion in 2015 to US $11.85 Billion in 2020. The report analyses the needs of enterprise users and special requirements of cloud hosting and colocation service providers.

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    News Editor  - 28.07.2015, 17:27

    International Property Show Extends FM Magazine Partnership

    The International Property Show (IPS) has renewed its long-running promotional partnership with the GCC edition of FM Magazine. The oldest facilities management publication in the Middle East will work with organisers of the region's largest real estate conference and exhibition to increase awareness of IPS 2016 which takes place in April.

  • (Photograph: Andrew Rabbott). (photo: Andrew Rabbott)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 28.07.2015, 15:12

    Raymond Blanc OBE and Sodexo to Revamp RHS Chelsea Flower Show Hospitality Experience

    Raymond Blanc OBE and Sodexo Prestige have partnered with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to revamp the Hospitality Village and President’s Marquee at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show which is sponsored by M&G Investments.

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    News Editor  - 28.07.2015, 12:15

    Qatari Riyal 1.69 billion (£297 million) Contract for UrbaCon-Sacyr JV

    Design and build contract in the Ras Bufontas district of Doha is part of Qatar's master plan for an Economic Zone adjacent to Hamad International Airport (HIA).

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    Interserve PLC  - 28.07.2015, 11:11

    Interserve Increases RoSPA Awards Tally

    Interserve has scooped over 20 awards in this year’s Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Awards, taking the company’s total RoSPA honours during the last decade to more than 220.

  • (Photograph: Safetycare). (photo: Safetycare)
    News Editor  - 28.07.2015, 04:30

    United States Brings Chemical Hazard Communication Guidelines into Line With Globally Harmonized System

    The US Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has announced it is to follow the European Union by aligning its Hazard Communication (Haz Comm) Standard with the UN's Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).

  • National Theatre of Ghana, Accra. (photo: Philips NV)
    Royal Philips  - 28.07.2015, 01:12

    21st Century LED Lighting Solution for Iconic National Theatre of Ghana

    Philips invigorates iconic National Theatre in Accra with spectacular connected LED lighting.

  • (Photograph: Milen Yakimov). (photo: Milen Yakimov)
    Serco Group Plc  - 27.07.2015, 23:58

    Green Light from UK Government for New Degree Apprenticeship Scheme

    A new degree-level apprenticeship in management developed by a group of 40 employers and universities, headed by Serco, has been given the green light by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).

  • Martin Ford. (photo: Flora-Tec)
    Flora-Tec Ltd  - 24.07.2015, 16:39

    Martin Ford Joins Flora-Tec

    Corporate horticulturalist Martin Ford has joined Flora-Tec as Business Development Manager.

  •  (photo: Mitsubishi Jet Towel)
    Fawn Litchfield ,  Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 23.07.2015, 04:29

    Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel Provides Constant Operating Cost Savings

    Hidden costs have been the undoing of many a good facilities’ manager. Hand dryers that are used constantly can add a surprising amount to overall electricity bills, so efficient dryers will, over time, reduce costs significantly. Fawn Litchfield of Mitsubishi Electric looks at the benefits of air jet dryers.

  • (Photograph: Rept0n1x) (photo: Rept0n1x)
    Carillion PLC  - 22.07.2015, 12:26

    Carillion-Kier JV Selected for £475 M6/M20 Smart Motorway Contract

    Carillion, in Joint Venture with Kier, has been awarded a contract by Highways England for a package of smart motorway works that have an estimated value of up to approximately £475 million.

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    Ridge Tool N.V. ,  Emerson Inc.  - 20.07.2015, 11:33

    RIDGID “Innovation Roadshow”

    This September, Ridge Tool Europe launches under the slogan “Driving Innovation since 1923” a highly expected event, the RIDGID Roadshow.

  • James Sutton (photo: BIFM)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 16.07.2015, 12:25

    New Leadership Team at BIFM

    The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) today announced that its Board of Directors has asked current Chief Operating Officer, James Sutton, to fulfil the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) following the resignation of Gareth Tancred. John Coke is also appointed as the organisation’s new Finance Director.

  •  (photo: LafargeHolcim)
    LafargeHolcim S.A.  - 16.07.2015, 11:22

    A New Leader For a New World

    LafargeHolcim has officially launched around the globe with five key focus areas, as CEO Eric Olsen announces key elements of the Group's future ambitions.

  • (Photograph: CoolGuy). (photo: CoolGuy)
    Compass Group PLC  - 15.07.2015, 15:02

    Kettering Hospital Contract for Compass

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has successfully secured a new 10-year contract to deliver retail, food and beverage offers at Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in a ten year deal worth an estimated £1.3 million in annual revenues.

  • (Photograph: Francisco Anzola). (photo: Francisco Anzola)
    Carillion PLC  - 14.07.2015, 11:45

    £80 Million BP Oman Contract for Carillion Alawi

    Carillion's market leading business in Oman, Carillion Alawi, has been awarded a contract by BP to build the operational base and accommodation complex for its Khazzan gas project.

  •  (photo: Clearabee)
    Clearabee  - 09.07.2015, 23:02

    Heatwave Hospitality Boom Exposed by Emergency Rubbish Removals

    Soaring temperatures and customer demand drive threefold increase in emergency waste collections.

  • (Photograph: Swire Chin). (photo: Swire Chin)
    Bilfinger Europa ,  Bilfinger SE  - 07.07.2015, 16:41

    5-year TFM Bank Contract for Bilfinger Europa

    Bilfinger Europa to deliver integrated M&E, security, cleaning, pest control, reception and management services to Europe Arab Bank.

  • (Photograph: Phil Landowski).   (photo: phil landowski)
    Aramark Corporation  - 07.07.2015, 15:56

    Aramark Celebrates Hot Dog Month with Fanciful Franks

    The beloved Hot Dog continues to top the charts at ballparks across the United States.

  • (Photograph: Where Italia srl). (photo: Where Italia srl)
    Grohe AG  - 07.07.2015, 15:37

    Solutions for a sustainable life

    GROHE is a partner of “ARGE Deutscher Pavillon” at Expo Milano 2015.

  •  (photo: Mitsubishi Electric)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 07.07.2015, 15:21

    Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel blows away show visitors

    Mitsubishi Electric is reporting its most successful ever attendance at the Facilities Show, held this June in London’s ExCel Centre.

  •  (photo: Levy Restaurants UK)
    Compass Group PLC  - 04.07.2015, 02:53

    New Levy Restaurants UK - Wasps Partnership

    Levy Restaurants UK - the sports, leisure and hospitality sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland - and Wasps, owner of the Ricoh Arena, have announced a 15-year extension to their existing partnership in a deal expected to generate £195 million in total turnover.

  •  (photo: Chris Close)
    Carillion PLC  - 04.07.2015, 02:37

    Carillion Appoints New Board Member

    Carillion plc is pleased to announce that Keith Cochrane has been appointed a non-executive director of the Company with effect from 2 July 2015. Keith will serve on the Audit, Remuneration, Nomination, Sustainability and Business Integrity Committees.

  • (Photograph: Philafrenzy). (photo: Philafrenzy)
    Winder Power  - 03.07.2015, 18:16

    Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution Contract for Winder Power

    A major contract win with Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution (SSEPD) is expected to generate new jobs at Winder Power.

  •  (photo: Jaroas)
    Kent County Council  - 02.07.2015, 09:25

    Kent County Council Delighted With Heathrow Recommendation

    In its response to the Air Commission recommendation for a new northwest runway at Heathrow Airport, Kent County Council says the decision will be a "huge relief" for thousands of residents.

  •  (photo: Mace)
    Mace Limited  - 01.07.2015, 10:29

    Mace Team in Record-breaking Aerial Performance

    “Mace Spirit of Adventure” global aerial performance team breaks Guinness World Records title for ‘Most people performing aerial silks’.

  • Almaty, Kazakhstan (Photograph: Michael Grau). (photo: Michael Grau)
    News Editor  - 30.06.2015, 12:57

    Allegation of Ignored FBI Tip-Off in Compassgate

    The Guardian newspaper investigation into suspected fraud against the Compass Group by employees of its Kazakh subsidiary has claimed prosecutors were slow to respond to an FBI tip-off, as the policy director of Corruption Watch and chief executive of whistleblower charity, Public Concern at Work, call for an urgent review by the home secretary.

  • Raggnar engineers installing a new biomass system. (photo: Raggnar Power)
    Raggnar Power  - 29.06.2015, 10:20

    Sales Leader to Drive Raggnar Expansion

    Craig White has left David Lloyd Leisure to join Raggnar Power as sales director.

  • <p>The Designopolis Mall, Cairo (photograph: Ace Project Management).</p> (photo: Ace Project Management)
    Online News Editor  - 28.06.2015, 15:06

    Qalaa Holdings Restructures Debts

    African private equity firm Qalaa Holdings has announced the divestment of its interest in Cairo's Designopolis Shopping Mall to Financial Holdings International (FHI) in an innovative debt-for-equity and property exchange deal.

  •  (photo: Mitsubishi Jet Towel)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V. ,  Garry Lewis  - 26.06.2015, 12:00

    Little and Often

    An understanding of typical electric hand dryer usage patterns is essential for developing lower energy models, says Mitsubishi Electric UK's Garry Lewis.

  • <p>Carbondale, Colorado (Photograph: Carbondale Town). </p> (photo: Carbondale Town)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 25.06.2015, 17:28

    FridgeWize Team Completes "Ride for the Child" Bike Race

    FridgeWize participates in Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) annual fundraising event in Carbondale, Colorado.

  •  (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 24.06.2015, 16:00

    A Strong Sense of Tradition

    Signbox has just completed a small but complex wayfinding project at the popular Wellington Mills housing co-operative in London, SE1.

  •  (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 24.06.2015, 13:00

    NSI Guarding Gold for Sodexo

    Sodexo has achieved the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) Guarding Gold approval for its security control room services.

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    Interserve PLC  - 23.06.2015, 10:48

    Interserve Preferred Bidder for New Defence Rehabilitation Centre

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been selected as preferred bidder to build the new £200 million Defence establishment at the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre (DNRC) at Stanford Hall, near Loughborough.

  • <p>(Photograph: The Astana Times).</p> (photo: Astana Times)
    News Editor  - 22.06.2015, 17:19

    Carrying a Moral Compass

    Guardian newspaper investigation alleges historic 'facilitation payments’ made by Compass Group's Kazakh subsidiary.

  • <p>Factory floor.</p> (photo: The Ingenious Air Company)
    The Ingenious Air Company  - 21.06.2015, 17:26

    Draught-free System Finalist for Top Industry Awards

    The draught-free, HE-Z series, Hi-Velocity system from The Ingenious Air Company is a finalist in two categories at this year’s RAC Cooling Industry Awards 2015.

  •  (photo: Clearabee)
    Clearabee  - 15.06.2015, 15:29

    Edinburgh Plant Completes Clearabee's National Rollout

    New Musselburgh facility and local hires enable next-day rubbish removal in Scotland and complete Clearabee's presence on mainland Britain.

  •  (photo: The 3M Company)
    The 3M Company  - 10.06.2015, 14:58

    3M Announces 2025 Sustainability Goals

    3M announces its 2015 Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s sustainability progress and new goals for the next decade.

  •  (photo: Compass Group)
    FM Magazine  - 10.06.2015, 01:20

    Kepler Reaffirms Compass Group "Hold" Rating

    Kepler Capital Markets follows Credit Suisse and Numis Securities by issuing "hold" recommendation to Compass Group investors.

  •  (photo: Mitsubishi Electric Europe)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V. ,  Garry Lewis  - 05.06.2015, 17:30

    Lower-cost Hand Drying Solution

    In an expanding economy facilities managers are under pressure to prevent operating costs from spiralling. Mitsubishi Electric UK's Garry Lewis discusses the energy efficiency of the company's Jet Towel hand dryer range.

  •  (photo: One Nine Elms)
    Interserve PLC  - 05.06.2015, 13:19

    Interserve - China State JV Named Preferred Bidder for Battersea Development

    Joint Venture company created by Interserve and China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) chosen as preferred bidder for Dalian Wanda's £550 million One Nine Elms Battersea development.

  • A flag with the logo of German technology firm Siemens is seen on company premises in Berlin in this May 30, 2014 file photo.   To match Special Report RUSSIA-CAPITALISM/MIDDLEMEN     REUTERS/Thomas Peter/Files (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS LOGO SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY) (photo: THOMAS PETER)
    Siemens Building Technologies  - 04.06.2015, 18:44

    Siemens to Focus on Solutions Business for Building Security

    Following the sale of its security products business on 1 June, Siemens Building Technologies has announced the company will focus on software-based security solutions.

  •  (photo: UK Green Building Council)
    LINTEC EUROPE (UK) LTD  - 04.06.2015, 02:20

    Lintec Graphic Films Becomes UK Green Building Council Member

    Lintec Graphic Films is pleased to announce the company became an associate member of the UK Green Building Council in April 2015.

  • <p>(Photograph: Ahmed Al-Shukaili).</p> (photo: Ahmed Al-Shukaili)
    Mafi Mushkila  - 04.06.2015, 01:37

    Major USA Data Centre Order for Mafi Mushkila

    Data centre services provider Mafi Mushkila has announced its innovative 3.5kW server emulator has been awarded Listed status by independent safety organisation Underwriters Laboratories (UL), following a major US order.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 01.06.2015, 17:12

    Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Welcomes New Members

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) is pleased to announce the addition of several new members.

  • <p>R Holding's Black Square plaza (Ajman, UAE)</p> (photo: R Holding)
    R Holding  - 31.05.2015, 11:12

    UAE's R Holding Rolls Out Community Mall Concept

    R Holding has announced £125 million (AED 700 million) of retail projects will be marketed under the "CityLife" brand in Ajman and Dubai.

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    Macro Limited  - 30.05.2015, 00:55

    Macro continues work on extended role with Citrix

    Macro has mobilised eight further offices across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as part of its three-year contract with Global software provider, Citrix.

  • <p>(Photograph: Monkey Business Images).</p> (photo: Monkey Business Images)
    Compass Group PLC  - 30.05.2015, 00:31

    Lewisham School Meals Contract for Compass

    Chartwells, Compass Group UK & Ireland’s specialist provider of catering to schools, academies, colleges and universities, has been awarded a contract by Lewisham Council to provide school meals.

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    Carillion PLC  - 29.05.2015, 18:53

    Carillion Acquires Outland Group

    Carillion announces acquisition of one of Canada's leading support services businesses.

  •  (photo: )
    Torch Marketing  - 26.05.2015, 16:20

    Thai Provincial Electricity Authority to sponsor CIPRE Asia

    Provincial Electricity Authority confirm Platinum Sponsorship of​ inaugural Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Asia event.

  • LINTEC EUROPE (UK) LTD  - 20.05.2015, 18:49

    New Insect Repulsion Solution

    Optron, the latest addition to Lintec’s Wincos range of window films, is an inventive new approach to repelling insects in environments where hygiene is paramount.

  • <p>BIM Global Campaign image (Procad).</p> (photo: Procad)
    Interserve PLC  - 14.05.2015, 14:59

    Interserve achieves BIM Level 2 Certification

    International support services and construction group Interserve has become the first main contractor to be certified as BIM Level 2 compliant under BRE's Global Business Systems Certification Scheme.

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    Cushman & Wakefield  - 12.05.2015, 21:07

    Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ Announce Merger

    Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ have reached a definitive agreement to merge and are set to become one of the largest real estate services companies globally.

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    CBRE Group  - 11.05.2015, 17:08

    Global Real Estate Investors Expect to Increase Acquisitions in 2015

    CBRE reports London is the number one global property target as secondary markets gain popularity.

  • (Photography by Evans Bench). (photo: Evans Bench)
    Compass Group PLC  - 09.05.2015, 10:51

    Supporting National Receptionists’ Day

    Award winning guest services provider, Rapport, is supporting National Receptionists’ Day on 13th May with a range of activities and initiatives. The day is celebrated in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

  • <p>(Photograph: Peter Franz).</p> (photo: Peter Franz)
    Compass Group PLC  - 06.05.2015, 10:19

    VSG Celebrates 15 Years

    Leading security specialist Vision Security Group (VSG), part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is celebrating 15 years of delivering security with vision.

  • <p>CIFF Milan Press Conference.</p> (photo: CIFF)
    China International Furniture Fair (CIFF)  - 05.05.2015, 09:59

    Hit for CIFF at Salone del Mobile

    Organisers describe a recent press conference in Milan as the"turning point" for the world's largest furniture exhibition.

  • <p>(Photograph: Beo Beyond).</p> (photo: Beo Beyond)
    Luminus Devices  - 04.05.2015, 05:26

    In the Spotlight

    Luminus to replace metal halide with ultra-high density COBs in retail lighting applications.

  • <p>(Photograph: B S K).</p> (photo: B S K)
    Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH)  - 01.05.2015, 14:50

    Inspiring Leadership

    IOSH Ireland 2015 Conference to focus on spearheading safety leadership and behavioural change within organisations.

  •  (photo: FridgeWize, Inc.)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 01.05.2015, 03:56

    FridgeWize Launches New Website

    New website showcases energy-efficient enterprise business solutions and resources.

  •  (photo: Yotel)
    Bodet Ltd  - 01.05.2015, 02:54

    YOTEL Crew go Hands On at Airport Hotels

    Affordable luxury hotel group YOTEL have just installed an automated, biometric time and attendance system in their innovative European airport hotels.

  • <p>King's Lynn (photograph: Visit Norfolk).</p> (photo: Visit Norfolk)
    Raggnar Power  - 30.04.2015, 12:12

    Renewable Energy Hub for East of England

    Renewable energy provider Raggnar Power and Reeve Wood, the hardwood flooring manufacturer, today announced a new partnership to establish a renewable energy sales and service centre at King’s Lynn in Norfolk.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 29.04.2015, 19:29

    VSG Secures Five BSIA Security Awards

    Vision Security Group (VSG), part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is celebrating after its dedicated people won five regional British Security Industry Association (BSIA) Awards.

  • <p>(Photograph: Eruanno).</p> (photo: Eruanno )
    Interserve PLC  - 29.04.2015, 17:42

    Historic Renovation for Interserve

    International support services and construction group Interserve is to renovate the University of Edinburgh’s McEwan Hall.

  • <p>Nuffield Health Woking Hospital.</p> (photo: Nuffield Health)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 29.04.2015, 17:33

    Making a Big Difference

    A team at Nuffield Health Woking Hospital working for Sodexo has won Surrey County Council’s "Making a Difference" Award.

  • <p>Corporate ID badge.</p> (photo: Identilab)
    Identilam Ltd  - 29.04.2015, 12:42

    Synchronise Your Identity

    New cloud-based ID card database solution announced by IDentilam.

  • <p>IPS 2015.</p> (photo: International Property Show)
    International Property Show  - 27.04.2015, 18:13

    Post-International Property Show Boost for Dubai

    IPS 2015 organisers announce plans to double exhibition floorspace in 2016.

  • <p>Westside Development (Photograph: Maris Interiors).</p> (photo: Maris Interiors LLP)
    Capital Properties  - 27.04.2015, 13:46

    Capital Appointment

    Tristan Capital appoints Capital Properties to undertake property management service for Westside office campus in Hemel Hempstead following acquisition by investment fund.

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    FridgeWize Inc  - 27.04.2015, 13:16

    FridgeWize Announces New High Efficiency HVAC EC Motors

    Leading provider of energy-efficient commercial refrigeration solutions FridgeWize, has announced a new vertical comprised of HVAC EC Motors targeted at larger hotel, hospital and office building applications.

  • <p>Lincoln's Inn.</p> (photo: NG Bailey)
    NG Bailey  - 24.04.2015, 18:46

    CCTV Failing UK Employees

    CCTV survey from NG Bailey’s IT Services division finds 60 per cent of employees fear theft, physical attacks and trespassers at work.

  •  (photo: Riello UPS)
    Riello UPS  - 11.04.2015, 01:20

    Riello UPS Signs Fakouri Electrical Engineering as U.S. Distributor

    Fourth largest global manufacturer of uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) enters US distribution partnership with Fakouri Electrical Engineering (FEE).

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    FM Magazine  - 10.04.2015, 00:47

    Shaping Reality

    A new series of training courses from entrepreneur Dave Manners promises a sea change in approaches to professional development.

  •  (photo: Bayer MaterialScience)
    Bayer MaterialScience  - 08.04.2015, 01:57

    Sign of the Times

    New Bayer polycarbonate sheet products provide eye-catching commercial signage solution.

  • (Photograph: FrancisTyers). (photo: FrancisTyers)
    NHS Property Services  - 26.03.2015, 16:23

    NHS Property Services and BIFM in Professional Development Partnership

    Closer cooperation will help to "identify skills gaps and training needs".

  • Raggnar engineers installing a new biomass system. (photo: Raggnar Power)
    Raggnar Power  - 26.03.2015, 12:23

    Raggnar Power appoints new directors as it strengthens for growth

    Promotes Iain Ralston to MD as Nigel Perkins is set to lead wider range of activities within the Group.

  • (Photograph: Photograph: Helical Bar) (photo: Helical Bar)
    Carillion PLC  - 26.03.2015, 12:01

    £124 million UK Construction Contract for Carillion

    First Phase of Bart's Square development in the City of London will include residential, office and mixed-use facilities.

  • (Photograph: Wirral Globe) (photo: )
    Sodexo S.A.  - 26.03.2015, 01:47

    Global Chef brings Taste of Sweden to the UK

    Daniel Leidstedt serves Swedish up at schools and universities across the country as part of a three-week tour organised by Sodexo.

  •  (photo: G4S)
    G4S PLC  - 25.03.2015, 21:46

    Cash Solutions launch new Cash Collections Service

    G4S Cash Solutions, the UK leader in cash management solutions, has launched it's latest cash collection service, Cash45.

  •  (photo: Bilfinger)
    Bilfinger SE  - 25.03.2015, 20:24

    Bilfinger modernizes holiday complex Prora on Rügen

    Engineering and services group Bilfinger has won the order to modernize a part of the Prora architectural monument on the Baltic Sea island of Rugen.

  •  (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 24.03.2015, 22:46

    Sodexo launches Ethical Manifesto for a "fairer and better society"

    Sodexo, the world’s largest services provider, has launched its Public Service Pledge, an ethical manifesto for its contracts and conduct, for citizens and communities.

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    G4S PLC  - 23.03.2015, 21:24

    Industry Leader to Head up G4S UK Cash Solutions Business

    G4S plc, the world's leading security company, announces the appointment of Bill Hoyne as managing director of its UK Cash Solutions business.

  •  (photo: Cooperative Facility Support (CFS))
    Cooperative Facility Support  - 23.03.2015, 14:50

    Launch of new CFS Website

    Cooperative Facility Support (CFS) are pleased to announce the launch of their new company website.

  • The Oberoi Centre (photo: )
    Raine & Horne  - 23.03.2015, 14:19

    Raine & Horne Opens Dubai Office

    Raine & Horne Dubai has officially launched in one of the UAE’s fastest growing business districts as the company announces its intention to expand into other Emirates.

  • Raggnar engineers installing a new biomass system. (photo: Raggnar Power)
    Raggnar Power  - 19.03.2015, 03:27

    Renewable energy hub for North East Scotland

    New facility will also host Raggnar HQ while building work completes on permanent home.

  •  (photo: Stobbart Biomass)
    Interserve PLC  - 12.03.2015, 14:16

    Interserve JV Wins £150 Million Contract to Build Rotherham Biomass Plant

    Interserve-Babcock & Wilcox Vølund joint venture awarded £150 million contract by the Brite Partnership North East to build a biomass-fired power plant in Rotherham.

  • CIFF 2014 (photo: )
    China International Furniture Fair (CIFF)  - 12.03.2015, 13:53

    4th Global Office Furniture Outlook (March 29th, 2015)

    "wellbeing & performance: office seating" has been chosen as the tagline for this year's Global Office Furniture Outlook in Gungzhou, China, reflecting the tide of change and innovation that is sweeping the global office furniture market.

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    AkzoNobel Global  - 12.03.2015, 05:33

    A Colourless Future for London

    Londoners were recently greeted by the bizarre spectacle of a group of colorless commuters traveling through the city as part of a stunt staged by AkzoNobel's Dulux paint brand to highlight how current consumer tastes may result in a colourless future.

  • (Illustration courtesy of Cécile Graat). (photo: Cécile Graat)
    Damac Properties  - 12.03.2015, 05:01

    Social Media Influencers Summit names DAMAC Properties as Partner

    The Arab Social Media Influencers Summit (ASMIS) has named DAMAC Properties as a partner for the event which will be held in Dubai on March 17 and 18.

  • (Photograph:  Soren Bjerg). (photo: Soren Bjerg)
    Johnson Controls  - 12.03.2015, 04:42

    Johnson Controls Named Best Company for CSR in China

    Award recognizes volunteer efforts by employees.

  • A-Chem Headquarters, Alfreton, Derbyshire (photo: A-Chem Ltd)
    A-Chem Ltd  - 12.03.2015, 02:25

    Celebrating 50 Years of Success

    Derbyshire based surface cleaning and protection products manufacturer celebrates five decades of innovation and growth.

  •  (photo: Asure Software)
    Asure Software  - 11.03.2015, 23:47

    New UK and EMEA Website for Asure Software

    New site strengthens Asure’s global, local presence.

  • Aerial view of the Port of Felixstowe (Photography: John Fielding). (photo: John Fielding)
    Winder Power  - 09.03.2015, 11:23

    Significant Port of Felixstowe Contract for Winder

    Leading UK manufacturer of power and distribution transformers secures one of its largest design, manufacture and install contracts to date with the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk.

  • Jamie McDonald receiving his award (pictured with Paula Milton, CX Sales Director, Financial Services and Head of CX Service at Oracle). (photo: Carillion Plc)
    Carillion PLC  - 06.03.2015, 12:02

    Carillion’s Customer Experience Director Receives Top Award

    Jamie McDonald, Customer Experience Director at Carillion has been honoured with the Customer Service Strategic Leadership Award at the prestigious UK Customer Satisfaction Awards held in London on Tuesday 3rd March.

  • Dashboard capture. (photo: Logi Analytics)
    Logi Analytics  - 05.03.2015, 17:06

    Integral delivers innovative, award-winning property maintenance service with analytics and visualisations from Logi Info

    New case study on Integral’s new Uptimeplus service with a focus on the data visualisations and analytics.

  • Decanter Collection (photo: Passoni Nature)
    Passoni Nature  - 05.03.2015, 16:30

    A seat for every palate!

    Decanter Collection from Passoni Nature furniture debuts globally at the  Salone del Mobile in Milan.

  •  (photo: United Utilities)
    United Utilities  - 05.03.2015, 06:03

    Steve Fraser Apologises for United Utilities Millom Pumping Station Debacle

    Managing Director of United Kingdom's largest listed water company sorry for events leading to imposition of £750,000 fine on Tuesday, but says there is no evidence of "any ill effects" on the environment despite court finding of reckless failure against the company.

  • Biddeford High School (Photography by JS Photography. Copyright Harriman). (photo: Joseph St.Pierre)
    Simoco Group  - 03.03.2015, 15:45

    North American School District Deploys Simoco Digital Mobile Radio System

    Biddeford School District in Maine, USA, installs Simoco Xd DMR system to improve its communications.

  • Volkswagen Group UK headquarters, Milton Keynes. (photo: Volkswagen Group)
    Compass Group PLC  - 03.03.2015, 14:22

    Eurest Fuels new Partnership with Volkswagen Group UK

    Workplace foodservice experts, Eurest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has secured a new contract with Volkswagen Group UK to provide catering services to a number of Volkswagen Group, Bentley and Porsche UK offices.

  • Clearabee junk operatives at work. (photo: Clearabee)
    Clearabee  - 03.03.2015, 13:57

    Rubbish remover Clearabee signs up to Living Wage

    On-demand rubbish removal company accredited as a Living Wage employer.

  •  (photo: Asure Software)
    Asure Software  - 25.02.2015, 05:04

    Asure Software Announces availability of New AsureSpace Touch Panels

    More responsive touch screen, compact design and stronger visual display make user-friendly panels even more convenient and powerful space management tools.

  • (Photograph: Osad Mathew).  (photo: )
    Torch Marketing  - 23.02.2015, 19:14

    Critical Infrastructure Protection Europe to open with Ministerial Keynote

    Opening keynote presentation to be delivered by Mr Ivo Opstelten, Dutch Minister for Security and Justice.

  • Sydney's new International Convention Centre. (photo: )
    Total Facilities  - 23.02.2015, 18:53

    TOTAL FACILITIES OFFERS SNEAK PEEK OF SYDNEY’S NEW INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE

    Centre, scheduled to officially open in December 2016, is set to be Australia’s premier integrated convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct.

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    International Property Show  - 23.02.2015, 18:27

    Dubai Statistics Centre: Construction Accounted for 7.89 per cent of Emirate's H1 2014 GDP

    The construction sector contributed 7.89% to Dubai’s Gross domestic product (GDP) in the first half of 2014, according to the latest report from the Dubai Statistics Centre.

  •  (photo: Clearabee)
    Clearabee  - 23.02.2015, 16:25

    UK homes and businesses clear up in record "Junkuary"

    Rubbish removal firm experiences record demand as Spring Clean starts early.

  • UBM’s new headquarters at 240 Blackfriars. (photo: UBM plc)
    Signbox Ltd  - 17.02.2015, 18:18

    UBM’s new London headquarters brought to life by Signbox

    Expert project management and quality signage solutions underpin successful fit-out.

  • August 2014: World's largest law firm Baker and McKenzie announces new Global Services Centre will be located in Belfast (Photograph: Press Eye Photography). (photo: Press Eye Photography)
    CBRE Group  - 14.02.2015, 06:17

    The Only Justice is Outside the Halls

    83 per cent of law firms seek to reduce property overheads as open plan debate hots up.

  • (Photograph: Yenhoon). (photo: Yenhoon)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 12.02.2015, 20:35

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) secures £1.3M funding

    United Kingdom's Regional Growth Fund to support Europe's largest lighting industry trade body with £1.3 million in new funding.

  • Integral clients include the Ministry of Defence in the United Kingdom (Photographer: Harland Quarrington). (photo: Harland Quarrington)
    Logi Analytics  - 09.02.2015, 22:00

    Integral Leverages Logi Info to Deliver Innovative Property Maintenance Services for Critical Systems

    Personalised analytics and visualisations powered by Logi form part of award-winning approach for property asset maintenance.

  • Paul Gatcliffe  (photo: Environmental Resource Group (ERG))
    Environmental Resource Group (ERG)  - 09.02.2015, 18:53

    Paul Gatcliffe Appointed ERG Managing Director

    Waste industry veteran's appointment to take effect from 1 February 2015.

  • Huawei headquarters in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China (Photograph: Brücke-Osteuropa) (photo: Brücke-Osteuropa)
    ISS Facility Services  - 06.02.2015, 21:47

    ISS China wins large Integrated Facility Services contract

    World’s largest supplier of mobile telecommunications infrastructure equipment outsources facility services to ISS.

  • RE 60 crimp action (photo: Bas Brodie)
    Ridge Tool N.V. ,  Emerson Inc.  - 06.02.2015, 21:09

    THE RIGHT TOOLING AT THE RIGHT TIME KEEPS THE JOB MOVING

    New electrical tool designed to reduce the number of tools electrical contractors have to carry around.

  • CIFF 2014 (photo: )
    China International Furniture Fair (CIFF)  - 05.02.2015, 04:01

    Even greater innovation from CIFF in 2015

    The expansion of the world's biggest furniture event will see the global furniture industry descending on a second location in China, as Shanghai joins Guangzhou as a host city.

  • Powerful finding: a third of local councils in the UK have adopted electric vehicles.vehicles. (photo: Intelligent Car Leasing)
    Intelligent Car Leasing  - 05.02.2015, 01:57

    Are UK Councils Amped up for Electric Vehicles? Revealing New Study Investigates.

    Results from the first major study on local authority electric vehicle use based on United Kingdom Freedom of Information requests to 433 local councils, has just been released.

  • Matt Design Range (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 03.02.2015, 03:16

    Signbox introduces the Matt Design range of pictogram wayfinding signs

    New signs inspired by the simple beauty of nature.

  • (Photograph: Al_HikesAZ ) (photo: Al_HikesAZ )
    Sonim Technologies  - 29.01.2015, 22:27

    PHOENIX FIRE DEPARTMENT TO USE SONIM XP7 SMARTPHONES FOR BIG GAME EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

    Pilot program to test ultra-rugged LTE Android devices for their durability, battery life and next generation public safety applications.

  •  (photo: By AgnosticPreachersKid (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons)
    Brookfield Asset Management  - 28.01.2015, 15:18

    Brookfield to Establish Global Facilities Management Business

    Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (“Brookfield”) has announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the other 50% of its Canadian and Australian facilities management businesses from Johnson Controls Inc. for approximately US$200 million. This acquisition will facilitate a merger with its wholly owned businesses in the Middle-East and South America as part of a broader plan to create the leading global facilities management business.

  • The Brighton Centre (photo: Nviro)
    Nviro Limited  - 28.01.2015, 14:47

    Nviro sparkles in extended run at The Brighton Centre

    Hosting concerts, conferences and other high-profile public events creates significant challenges for venue managers. From foyers to auditoriums and washrooms, cleanliness is usually the first benchmark of a visitor's experience. Nviro explains how it is helping The Brighton Centre to polish its performance by delivering flexible, responsive and highly efficient cleaning services in the seaside town’s bustling events complex.

  • University of Gastronomic Sciences (Photograph: Georgius LXXX) (photo: Georgius LXXX)
    Compass Group PLC  - 27.01.2015, 14:12

    Strategic Partnership Between Compass Group & University of Gastronomic Sciences

    The University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo and Compass Group PLC, one of the world’s leading food and support services companies, have signed a new strategic partnership to share and develop best practice in the food industry.

  • Rom Valley Way (Photograph: John Winfield). (photo: John Winfield)
    Capital Properties  - 26.01.2015, 18:38

    IM PROPERTIES AWARDS RETAIL PARK MANAGEMENT CONTRACT TO CAPITAL PROPERTIES

    IM Properties has appointed Capital Properties to undertake the property management of its newly-acquired retail park, Rom Valley Way, in Romford, Essex. 

  • Imdaad waste collection Truck. (photo: Imdaad Facilities Management)
    dmg events  - 26.01.2015, 14:02

    GCC’s waste-to-energy market to sustain 25 per cent growth amidst region’s intensified zero waste & recycling efforts

    Upcoming regional WTE projects expected to produce between 300 and 500 MW of power by 2020.

  • Palm Hills Development is Egypt’s second largest property developer. (photo: Palm Hills Development)
    EFS Facilities Services  - 24.01.2015, 16:02

    Landmark MoU between Palm Hills Development and EFS Facilities Services for provision of facilities services in Egypt

    Dubai-based EFS Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Egypt's second largest property developer for the provision of integrated facilities services on an exclusive basis.

  • Salisbury House (Photograph: Lottemess) (photo: Lottemess)
    The Building Futures Group  - 23.01.2015, 14:17

    New offices for The Building Futures Group

    The Building Futures Group is delighted to announce its move to new premises at Salisbury House, in the heart of London, close to Finsbury Square. The Building Futures Group is the leading voice representing the cleaning, facilities management, housing, property and parking sectors.

  • (Photograph: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye). (photo: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 23.01.2015, 13:56

    Turner Broadcasting Contract for Mitie

    FTSE 250 strategic outsourcing company, Mitie, has been awarded a facilities management (FM) contract with Turner Broadcasting.

  • (Photograph: Maruska). (photo: Maruska)
    Capital Properties  - 23.01.2015, 01:01

    CAPITAL PROPERTIES STRENGTHENS FACILITIES MANAGEMENT TEAM WITH NEW SENIOR APPOINTMENT

    Innovative property management firm, Capital Properties, develops its facilities management division with the appointment of Liz Foster as Facilities Management Director. 

  • (Photograph: Ivan Vicencio).      (photo: Ivan Vicencio )
    Total Facilities  - 23.01.2015, 01:01

    FLUSHING OUT AUSTRALIA’S BEST BATHROOM FACILITY

    The search is on to find Australia’s ‘king of thrones’ – the facilities manager with the loveliest loos in the land -  with nominations now open for the for the inaugural  Australia’s Best Bathroom Facility  awards.

  • (Photograph: Michael & Christa Richert). (photo: Michael & Christa Richert)
    Environmental Resource Group (ERG)  - 22.01.2015, 15:08

    Gold again - The Lamp Recycling Company has a bright future!

    The Lamp Recycling Company, a division of ERG, has been recognised as one of the top 20 collection points by Recolight, achieving Gold Status for the collection of disused lighting tubes and bulbs from customers across the UK.

  • (Photograph: Margan Zajdowicz) (photo: Margan Zajdowicz)
    Siemens AG  - 22.01.2015, 12:44

    Siemens to supply new baggage handling system at Los Angeles International Airport

    Los Angeles International Airport selects company to supply new outbound baggage screening and inbound baggage handling system (project completion planned for Summer 2017).

  • (Phogograph: Adam Masters) (photo: Adam Masters)
    Acquire Real Estate  - 22.01.2015, 12:17

    Acquire Real Estate Launches Ground-breaking Property Investment Platform for Individuals

    Acquire Real Estate has launched a groundbreaking crowd investing platform that opens up a new world of commercial real estate investments to accredited investors, allowing them access to institutional-quality deals that didn't exist until now.

  • (Photograph: Panhard) (photo: Panhard)
    National Audit Office (NAO)  - 21.01.2015, 14:42

    Managing the BBC’s Estate

    The BBC has made good progress in rationalizing and upgrading its estate, according to a report by the National Audit Office.

  •  (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 21.01.2015, 13:23

    Safety Surges at Winder Power

    Winder celebrates two years incident free.

  • Stanlow Refinery (photo: )
    Compass Group PLC  - 20.01.2015, 10:06

    14forty secures contract with Essar Oil UK Ltd

    Compass Group (UK & Ireland) subsidiary 14forty has secured a £8.85 million contract with Essar Oil UK Ltd to continue to provide services at the Stanlow manufacturing site.

  •  (photo: Balfour Beatty)
    Balfour Beatty  - 19.01.2015, 10:12

    Balfour Beatty appointed to new £1.5 billion public Civil Engineering Framework

    Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure company, today announces it has been appointed as the sole contractor to a new UK-wide civil engineering and infrastructure framework for public works. The framework is valued at up to £1.5 billion, runs until February 2019 and individual projects are expected to be valued at up to £40 million.

  • Colliers International Global Headquarters, Seattle. (photo: Colliers International)
    Colliers International Group Inc  - 19.01.2015, 09:18

    Mary Beth Kuzmanovich Joins Colliers International as US Healthcare Services Director

    Appointee holds leadership roles with BOMA and has served on the boards of United Way, North Mecklenburg Child Development Association, Davidson Land Planning Commission, Davidson Planning Board and the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce.

  • (Photograph: Constantin Deaconescu) (photo: Constantin Deaconescu)
    Aramark Corporation  - 19.01.2015, 07:58

    Aramark Top Employer for Diversity

    US $15 billion global provider of award winning services in food, facilities management and uniforms recognized for its commitment to diversity and inclusion by two of the United States' leading business publications.

  • (Photograph: Flavio Takemoto) (photo: Flavio Takemoto)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 16.01.2015, 10:50

    DNA of a Successful Facilities Manager

    A new report from the BIFM People Management Special Interest Group (SIG) reveals the genetic makeup and occupational habits of successful facilities managers.

  • Size does matter: Richmond data center of QTS (second largest data center in the world). (photo: QTS)
    QTS Realty Trust  - 16.01.2015, 10:22

    QTS Services Now Available Via Carahsoft GSA Schedule 70

    United States data center leader approved for use by Federal Agencies.

  • (Photograph: Robert Linder)
 (photo: Robert Linder)
    Environmental Health & Engineering (EH&E)  - 15.01.2015, 16:50

    New white paper on hospital fire safety

    New whitepaper shows hospitals how to investigate and resolve fire wall breaches to advance life safety in healthcare.

  • (Photograph: Whrelf Siemens) (photo: Whrelf Siemens)
    Mafi Mushkila  - 15.01.2015, 12:52

    Mafi Mushkila doubles warehouse capacity to prepare for Data Centre World 2015

    Mafi Mushkila, the leading provider of data centre services, has doubled its warehouse space to in preparation for what promises to be a very busy and successful Data Centre World 2015.

  • Cable Tidy: Harmonys system requires minimal cabling. (photo: )
    Bodet Ltd  - 15.01.2015, 11:07

    New Integrated PA and Alerts System introduced by International Time Management Specialists

    Harmonys, a versatile network-based PA, audio and bell sounding system has just been launched by International time management specialists Bodet Ltd.

  • National Physical Laboratory (Photograph: Andrew Brookes). (photo: Andrew Brookes)
    Serco Group Plc  - 15.01.2015, 10:37

    Serco farewell to National Physical Laboratory (NPL) after 19 years of innovation

    "It's with a mixture of pride and sadness that we say farewell to the NPL" (Ian Downie, Serco's Managing Director of Strategic Partnerships).

  • (Photograph: Andrew Bell) (photo: Andrew Bell)
    Interserve PLC  - 15.01.2015, 10:13

    Interserve wins £32 million Docklands Light Railway facilities deal

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has won a seven-year contract to provide cleaning and security services for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), on behalf of KeolisAmey Docklands.

  • Under development: former BT building, 126 Spa Road, is one of several properties currently being developed by Hyde. (photo: Hyde Group)
    Hyde Group  - 14.01.2015, 14:07

    Hyde announces new tender process for £30m cleaning and maintenance contracts

    The Hyde Group has announced plans for a new £30m framework agreement model for the procurement of combined cleaning and grounds maintenance contracts throughout London and the South East.

  • (Photograph: Compass Group) (photo: Eurest)
    Compass Group PLC  - 14.01.2015, 11:46

    Business booming for Compass Group Eurest subsidiary

    Micromarket 24 - the UK's first foodservice industry micromarket of its kind, reports rapid growth in the 12 months since its launch.

  • Oxwellmains waste treatment hub (Photograph: Viridor) (photo: Viridor)
    Interserve PLC  - 14.01.2015, 11:25

    Interserve wins Viridor contract at East Lothian Energy Recovery Facility (ERF)

    Interserve-Babcock & Wilcox Vølund JV awarded EPC (Engineer Procure Construct) contract at Oxwellmains waste treatment hub in East Lothian, Scotland.

  • Moevenpick Hotel & Apartments (Bur Dubai)  (photo: Moevenpick Hotels & Apartments)
    04.01.2015, 12:15

    JLL Advises on Dubai’s First Open Market Hotel Transaction

    JLL Hotels & Hospitality is pleased to announce on behalf of Kingdom Hotel Investments ("KHI") the successful sale of the Movenpick Hotel & Apartments located in Bur Dubai, Dubai.

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