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News Editor  - 13.10.2020

Nurturing Equality and Unity

Siemens UK has signed up to the Race at Work Charter initiative developed by Business in the Community (BiTC) in partnership with the government of the United Kingdom to improve outcomes for BAME...

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News Editor  - 13.10.2020

Panasonic Expands Display Range

Panasonic has launched two new Series of 4K UHD LCD displays for collaborative workspace and learning environments, and the retail and hospitality sector.

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News Editor  - 13.10.2020

Helping People Back to Worship

A skin temperature screening solution from AMETEK Land is helping worshippers gather in churches, mosques, synagogues and temples.

Evotech directors, Mark O'Grady and John Lumb. (photo: Evotech Ltd)
News Editor  - 13.10.2020

Addressing Workplace IAQ

UK mechanical and electrical (M&E) contractor Evotech has launched Evotech Air Quality, a new division dedicated to tackling poor indoor air quality (IAQ) in workplaces.

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News Editor  - 12.10.2020

Supporting Communities in India with Meals

A partnership between Sodexo and public service organisations, India Food Banking Network and Zomato Feeding India, is providing 900,000 meals for COVID-affected communities.

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News Editor  - 12.10.2020

Reimagining Concierge Service

A new concierge service from UK hospitality provider Bennett Hay integrates traditional reception and hosting with security.

Pictured (L-R): Simon Mitchell, KERB CEO, Jon Davies, Levy UK managing director, Petra Barran, KERB founder. (photo: Compass Group UK & Ireland)
News Editor  - 09.10.2020

A Cutting Edge Street Food Partnership

Compass Group has taken another pioneering leap into the future of foodservice with an exclusive partnership with UK street food incubator and accelerator, KERB.

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News Editor  - 09.10.2020

LEEA Appointed As Apprenticeship End Point Assessor

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association has been appointed as an End Point Assessor (EPA) Organisation for the UK's new Level 3 standard Lifting Equipment Technician’ apprenticeship programme.

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News Editor  - 09.10.2020

Relocating to a Glorious Past

A specialist recruitment consultancy offering a range of construction, engineering and property roles is relocating to a former mill in the creative heart of Leeds in Northern England.

Pictured (L-R): Bimsense Chair, Nigel Hedley, with Maurice Disai (Mercia) and Bimsense executives Scott Pilgrim, Ian Yeo and Tim Mutlow. (photo: Shaun Flannery)
News Editor  - 09.10.2020

BIM Maintenance "Gamechanger" Secures Seed Funding

Two construction experts with a vision to revolutionise building maintenance by making Building Information Modelling more accessible, have raised £250,000 to bring their smart building solution to...

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News Editor  - 08.10.2020

LV Switchboard Partner Certification

Schneider Electric has introduced an EcoXpert LV Panel certification programme for partner manufacturers of power distribution and motor control LV switchboards.

CAREL on uChiller Process. (photo: CAREL INDUSTRIES S.p.A.)
News Editor  - 07.10.2020

Managing Process Chillers

CAREL has introduced µChiller Process which it claims as the first compact controller for the management of process chillers with On-Off and variable-capacity BLDC compressors.

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News Editor  - 07.10.2020

Free Virtual Run to Tackle Lockdown Mental Fatigue

UK hard services provider Pareto FM has launched a virtual 10km running event to encourage employees in the facility services sector to keep their minds and bodies active during lockdown.

Polystick XFR is a fire resistant and self-adhering waterproofing roof underlay. (photo: Polyglass U.S.A., Inc.)
News Editor  - 07.10.2020

Fire-Resistant Roofing Underlay

Polyglass U.S.A. have launched Polystick XFR, a dual-purpose fire-resistant and self-adhering waterproofing underlay for metal roof coverings in high-temperature applications.

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News Editor  - 06.10.2020

Embracing Diversity and Inclusion

Atalian Servest has announced the launch of new D&I platform, Creating Harmony, Respecting Others and Making Allies (CHROMA).

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News Editor  - 05.10.2020

Mental Health Matters

Compass Group's "You Matter" campaign builds on its partnership with charity Hospitality Action to improve support for employees who are experiencing mental health challenges.

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News Editor  - 05.10.2020

Hard Services Contract

Leading video game developer King ( has appointed Pareto FM to provide hard services at its UK headquarters on Wardour Street in Soho, London.

The Houston & Hawkes team (L to R): David Steel, Simon Houston,  Verity Bee and Dave Hawkes. (photo: Houston & Hawkes)
News Editor  - 30.09.2020

Aviva Investors Awards Catering Contract

Houston & Hawkes have been selected for a hospitality and catering contract at Belmont House, a multi-tenanted office building in Uxbridge, west London, owned by asset manager Aviva Investors.

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News Editor  - 30.09.2020

Digitising Safety Walks

A new app is helping 2,500 Compass Group employees conduct 'safety walks' at food preparation sites in 25 countries.

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit’s #GMIS2020 Digital Series. (photo: GMIS)
News Editor  - 30.09.2020

Digital Transformation is Key to Recovery

Transforming SMEs into digital enterprises is essential for providing resilience against pandemics according to several of the panelists participating in Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation...

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News Editor  - 30.09.2020

Employers Failing to Address Financial Pain

A new report suggests workers in the UK are experiencing unparalleled levels of financial stress with little support from employers during Covid-19.

The Riverview Business Park. (photo: Cushman & Wakefield)
News Editor  - 30.09.2020

Off-market Sale of LA Industrial Building

Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the disposal of a freestanding industrial building within the Riverview Business Park in Phoenix, Arizona, to Los Angeles based investment firm, Top Ten Partners...

Incoming board member, Ashley Thacker. (photo: LEEA)
News Editor  - 28.09.2020

LEEA Announces New Board Member

Steven Flint, CEO of The Rigging Shed in Western Australia, has succeeded Ashley Thacker as the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association's board member for Australasia.

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News Editor  - 28.09.2020

South London and Maudsley NHS Trust Contract

Artic Building Services has regained a planned preventative maintenance (PPM) contract for HVAC systems maintenance with the South London and Maudsley (SLaM) NHS Trust.

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News Editor  - 25.09.2020

Welcoming the New Temperature Checkers

Boris Johnson’s announcement of ‘COVID Marshalls’ to enforce his new 'Rule of Six' social distancing measure has added another new job type to an already growing list.

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News Editor  - 24.09.2020

Overcoming Communication Barriers with Technology

One of the UK's oldest manned guarding providers is piloting speech-to-text and machine translation to overcome obstacles to communication caused by face masks and language.

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News Editor  - 24.09.2020

400kV Al Hamudhia Substation Contract

The Iraqi Ministry of Electricity and Siemens Energy have signed a contract for the design and construction of a new 400-kV substation which is being funded by the Japan International Cooperation...