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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...

The ICDBP development in Dubai. (photo: ICDBP)
News Editor  - 23.09.2020

Optimising ICD Brookfield Place

The ICD Brookfield Place (ICDBP) development in Dubai International Financial Centre has selected the Facilio AI platform for its building performance optimisation.

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News Editor  - 22.09.2020

UK Local Authorities Delay Fire Door Checks

Door hardware supplier A Perry has condemned UK local authorities following publication of a reports that 60 per cent have fallen behind with conducting routine fire door maintenance, replacement...

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News Editor  - 22.09.2020

Transforming Cleaning Efficiency

A new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution from Clenetix is supporting cleaning operatives in meeting the needs of different locations.

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News Editor  - 22.09.2020

The World’s Most Durable Gasket?

Norwegian pipe sealing specialist Pipeotech is offering an industry-first 10 year "gas-tight" guarantee to specifiers of its DeltaV-Seal gasket from the oil and gas, chemical processing, maritime,...

Security improvements are helping EMR achieve its sustainability goals. (photo: EMR Group/Axis Communications)
News Editor  - 22.09.2020

Securing Net Zero

A security system at one of global ferrous scrap recycling leader, EMR Group's UK sites, is helping the company towards its zero waste goal.

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News Editor  - 21.09.2020

Supporting Connectivity on Amazon Sidewalk

Semtech is collaborating in the development of low-power, low-bandwidth connectivity for smarthome applications for Amazon's Sidewalk initiative.

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News Editor  - 21.09.2020

UniFirst Chevy to Make Final 2020 NASCAR Appearance

The No. 9 UniFirst Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE driven by Chase Elliott will make its final appearance at this year's South Point 400 NASCAR stock car cup series at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on...

Autogrill catering concession at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport. (photo: Autogrill SpA)
News Editor  - 21.09.2020

Schiphol Airport Extends Autogrill Partnership

Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport has extended its partnership with Autogrill subsidiary HMSHost from 2028 to 2036 in a deal that is expected to generate €1.8 billion.

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News Editor  - 21.09.2020

Smart Sensor Wins BCIA Award

Sontay's Smart Sensor for intelligent building applications has been selected for a "Technical Innovation of the Year" prize at this year's virtual Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) awards

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News Editor  - 21.09.2020

Inaugural Hard Hat Awareness Week

Hard Hat Awareness Week, a new initiative from brain injury charity Headway and PPE manufacturer Centurion, launches in the UK today.

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News Editor  - 18.09.2020

Serving the Global Community

Aramark Building Community (ABC) Day is taking on a new look this year as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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News Editor  - 18.09.2020

ISS to Host Global Digital Clean-up Week

On the eve of World Cleanup Day 2020, ISS is encouraging its 400,000+ employees to participate in the ‘Drive to 100 Environmental Campaign’ targeted at reducing energy used by hard drives and...

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News Editor  - 18.09.2020

CIPS Excellence in Procurement Award

Foodbuy UK, Compass Group's food procurement business, has been recognised as a "Best Initiative to Deliver Social Value through Procurement" at the 2020 CIPS Excellence in Procurement Awards.

Mitie Plc. North Middlesex University Hospital. (photo:  Ed Robinson/OneRedEye)
News Editor  - 18.09.2020

Showing Appreciation for Frontline Heroes

Mitie has awarded an extra day's holiday to over 25,000 frontline employees, and introduced benefits to ensure access to healthcare and support during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Pictured: Cushman & Wakefield managing director, Jack Chang. (photo: Cushman & Wakefield)
News Editor  - 17.09.2020

Sale and Leaseback of Crash Champions Portfolio

Cushman & Wakefield has executed a US $30 million sale leaseback of a multi-shop property portfolio in Greater Chicago in a transaction overseen by managing director, Jack Chang.

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News Editor  - 17.09.2020

Stark Group Selects IFRS 16 Lease Accounting Solution

Stark Group, the largest retailer and distributor of building materials in the Nordic region, is implementing Planon Universe for Financial Professioanls to help it comply with IFRS 16 lease...

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News Editor  - 17.09.2020

WorkSafe Analytics for Covid Security

Corporate and industrial analytics provider Empiricai has launched WorkSafe Analytics to help organisations monitor and evaluate COVID safety guideline compliance in real-time.

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News Editor  - 17.09.2020

New IBC Cleaning Solution

The Spray Nozzle People (SNP) have launched a solution for in-house cleaning of Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs).

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News Editor  - 16.09.2020

BMA Awards Hard Services Contract

Artic Building Services have been awarded a 5-year contract to deliver mechanical and electrical (M&E) and maintenance services at the British Medical Association (BMA) headquarters in Tavistock...

Kentec Intelligent Networking Solutions (iNS). (photo: )
News Editor  - 15.09.2020

Guaranteeing Network Integrity for Safety

Life-critical control systems manufacturer Kentec has launched Intelligent Networking Solutions (iNS) to interconnect and monitor fire alarm control panel networks across single sites.

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News Editor  - 15.09.2020

The True Cost of Covid Security

Over three-quarters of UK businesses are reporting increases in operating costs following the introduction of safety measures to curtail the spread of Covid-19.