• (Image courtesy of BusyBeesCleaning). (photo: BusyBeesCleaning)
    Instructus Skills  - 22.08.2017, 16:56

    Ensuring Apprentices Receive the Skills they Need

    A survey of employers is being undertaken by Instructus Skills to ensure frameworks it is developing for Welsh apprenticeships in cleaning, environmental support services and facilities management, meet required purposes.

  •  (photo: Cheshire Fire Service)
    British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA)  - 22.08.2017, 15:26

    BCGA Fire Safety Guidance Update

    Important guidance on the steps to take in the event of a fire on or near gas cylinders has been issued for facilities managers by The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA).

  •  (photo: The British Cleaning Council (BCC))
    OCS Group  - 22.08.2017, 10:48

    Paul Thrupp Elected to Deputy Chair of The British Cleaning Council

    Paul Thrupp, OCS' Director of Operational Excellence, Destinations and Venues, was officially elected Deputy Chair of The British Cleaning Council (BCC) at its recent AGM.

  • (Photography by Daan Berg). (photo: Daan Berg)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 21.08.2017, 17:32

    Protecting the Lighting Industry

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA), has launched its own range of insurance products tailored for the lighting industry through LIA Insurance Services.

  •  (photo: Stulz)
    STULZ Klimatechnik GmbH  - 21.08.2017, 17:04

    New DCIM Software for Savings and Reduced Risk

    CyberHub ECO.DC from Stulz Digitronic monitors and optimises data centres, helping to reduce operating expenses and maximising performance.

  • Jordan Woods. (photo: BigChange Apps)
    BigChange Apps  - 21.08.2017, 16:26

    On Course for Success

    Jordan Woods now runs a thriving property maintenance business despite being made redundant by a large maintenance and FM business shortly following the birth of his son.

  •  (photo: Common Areas, Inc/SpaceList, Inc.)
    Common Areas  - 21.08.2017, 15:49

    Connecting Commercial Real Estate Globally

    Vancouver-based SpaceList and Tustin, California-based Common Areas have formed a strategic alliance to help building owners, brokers, property/facility managers, tenants and service providers bridge the gap between leasing and maintaining spaces.

  • Vitapure Drinks Company founder Ian Webb with business partner,  Richard Macadam.  (photo: Vitapure Drinks Company)
    The Vitapure Drinks Company  - 21.08.2017, 13:37

    New Beverages Vending Model for Gyms

    Surrey based start-up The Vitapure Drinks Company is launching its Vitastream Drink Station at BodyPower’s BP Fitness Trade Show at the NEC in September.

  • (Photography by Jonathan Juursema). (photo: Jonathan Juursema)
    BASF SE  - 21.08.2017, 13:00

    BASF Acquires 3D Printing Filament Producer

    BASF New Business has acquired 100 per cent of the filament producer Innofil3D, headquartered in Emmen, The Netherlands.

  • Soldiering on: cadets with the Northern Constabulary Pipe Band. (photo: Northern Constabulary Pipe Band)
    Carillion PLC  - 21.08.2017, 12:32

    Soft FM Defence Infrastructure Contracts Awarded to Carillion JV

    Carillion is pleased to announce that its Joint Venture has been awarded the HESTIA North, and Scotland and Northern Ireland Soft Facilities Management Multi-Activity Contracts.

  •  (photo: Serco Group Plc)
    Serco Group Plc  - 21.08.2017, 12:05

    Work Begins on Australia's Largest Prison

    Northern Pathways is pleased to announce that initial works for the new Grafton Correctional Centre have begun.

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    dmg events  - 20.08.2017, 15:37

    Growth Forecast for Indonesian Construction Market

    Population growth, rapid urbanisation and an increase in disposable incomes, are expected to propel the value of Indonesia's construction market from USD102,64 billion to USD 136,26 billion by 2021.

  • Hakan Lanfredi. (photo: Dussmann Group)
    Dussmann Group  - 18.08.2017, 15:11

    Change of Particulars of Dussman Group Executive Board Member

    Dussmann Group executive board member Hakan Yapici has married and assumed his wife’s family name.

  • Industrial
    Connected Light  - 18.08.2017, 14:38

    Back-of-House Retailer Energy Savings

    Although the benefits to front-of-house retail LED lighting are well understood, back-of-house lighting systems have historically received less attention.

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    Tamlite Lighting  - 18.08.2017, 13:09

    ESOS Phase 2 is Here

    A leading lighting manufacturer has urged businesses to ensure they comply early with the next phase of the UK's Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) which comes into force in December.

  • The real deal: Radisson RED Cafe-01. (photo: Graven)
    Graven Images  - 18.08.2017, 12:07

    Bringing Design to Life with VR Technology

    Graven working with the Soluis Group have extended the application of virtual reality (VR) technology in the design the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group's new Radisson RED chain portfolio.

  • (Photography by Robin Denton). (photo: Robin Denton)
    Cliveden Conservation  - 17.08.2017, 23:53

    Safeguarding Architectural Finery

    The Burrell Collection in Glasgow has appointed Cliveden Conservation to help protect precious architectural pieces whilst the museum undergoes a four-year refurbishment and re-display of its collection.

  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM). (photo: Lucion Services)
    Lucion Services  - 17.08.2017, 12:54

    Asbestos in Schools

    A new campaign by Lucion Services highlights the hazards of asbestos-containing materials in older school facilities, and includes a white paper describing how scanning electron microscopy (SEM) is used for air quality monitoring in the United Kingdom.

  • Driving Innovation: Ian Mcilroy. (photo: Interserve Plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 17.08.2017, 10:52

    Continuing to Focus on Customers

    Interserve has appointed Ian Mcilroy who has more than 30 years' experience with some of Britain's top brands, as its new retail sector director.

  •  (photo: Aircuity)
    Aircuity Inc  - 15.08.2017, 21:01

    Aircuity Launches 2.0 Platform for Commercial Buildings

    Aircuity announce the launch of their 2.0 platform which is targeted at commercial building operators seeking energy cost reductions and actionable insights into smart building strategies.

  • Pictured at the LIA Telford is LIA’s Commercial Manager Julie Humpreys and LAI Chairman Gay Byrne. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 14.08.2017, 15:40

    Looking to the Future

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and Lighting Association Ireland (LAI) have announced a joint agreement to work closely together.

  • Andy Donnell, ABM UK Group's Managing Director. (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 14.08.2017, 13:05

    New TFL Cleaning Contract for ABM UK

    Transport for London (TfL) has today announced it has awarded a five-year contract for the provision of cleaning and associated services to ABM UK – guaranteeing 2,800 people will receive the London Living Wage.

  •  (photo: Serco Plc)
    Serco Group Plc  - 14.08.2017, 12:50

    RoSPA Award for Serco's Forth Valley Royal Hospital Team

    Serco’s team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital has won the prestigious Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold Award for maintaining the highest health and safety standards at the hospital - for the sixth year in a row.

  •  (photo: Aegex Technologies)
    MobileWorxs Ltd  - 14.08.2017, 12:19

    MobileWorxs Appointed EMEA Aegex Tablet Partner

    UK-based enterprise mobility specialist MobileWorxs has formed a strategic partnership with US-based Aegex Technologies to supply enterprise tablets for the hazardous location market.

  • (Photography by Yarik Mishin). (photo: Yarik Mishin)
    GSE Media  - 14.08.2017, 11:30

    World's First Event Dedicated to Crowd Dynamics

    The world’s first major trade event in the rapidly expanding people analytics and crowd dynamics field, the People Movement and Management Show (PMMS), will be co-located with Security and Counter Terror Expo at London’s Olympia on 6th and 7th March 2018.

  •  (photo: British Sugar)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 14.08.2017, 09:44

    EMCOR UK Recognised For Work With British Sugar Again

    Leading facilities management provider EMCOR UK is delighted to announce it was recently presented its fourth RoSPA Gold Award since 2013 for its work with British Sugar.

  •  (photo: Expo 2020 Dubai)
    dmg events  - 10.08.2017, 16:16

    Expo 2020 Dubai: Supporting SMEs

    The latest report on Expo 2020 Dubai which has been prepared for attendees of the Middle East's largest construction exhibition by FM Industry partner dmg events, reveals more than 15,000 businesses have registered with the Emirate's online procurement portal for the exposition.

  •  (photo: Common Areas)
    Common Areas  - 09.08.2017, 17:47

    Cloud-Based Property Maintenance Management

    Common Areas today announces the launch of its new Company edition—an affordable cloud-based software for businesses to organize, schedule and track maintenance and repair teams and tasks online.

  •  (photo: Interserve PLC)
    Interserve PLC  - 09.08.2017, 10:16

    Interserve Half-year Results

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, reports its half-year results for the six months ended 30 June 2017.

  • Vehicle directional signage. (photo: Michael Courtney Design)
    Michael Courtney Design  - 08.08.2017, 00:49

    Case Study: University of Utah Wayfinding and Signage

    Michael Courtney Design has helped transform the University of Utah's wayfinding and signage Master Plan by focusing on user-friendly elements at its Salt Lake City campus. An easy to use orientation strategy, clear vehicular graphics and pedestrian-focused wayfinding and directories forms the foundation of the Master Plan for the sprawling University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City.

  • Alex Brothwood. (photo: Lumicom/The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 07.08.2017, 23:51

    Finding the Best Solution

    Alex Brothwood has recently joined Lumicom, The Lighting Industry Association’s (LIA) EEE Producer Compliance Scheme and will assume responsibility for supporting its operational activities.

  •  (photo: Saltire Facilities Management)
    Saltire Facilities Management  - 07.08.2017, 14:31

    Barclays Backs Bellshill FM Business

    Central heating and electrical services provider, Saltire Facilities Management, has secured funding from Barclays to drive growth plans and streamline business overheads.

  • (L-R) Stephen Welch, BIFM Ireland Region committee member and Ray Taylor, Operations Director of the summit’s leading sponsors Aramark, pictured at the launch of the 2017 BIFM Ireland FM Summit.  (photo: British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM), Ireland Region)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 07.08.2017, 13:59

    BIFM Ireland Summit Returns to Belfast

    The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Ireland FM Summit which is being sponsored by Aramark, Compass Group (UK & Ireland), H&J Martin and Sodexo, will return to Belfast on 17th November 2017.

  • Oman Exhibition and Convention Centre, Muscat, Oman. (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 07.08.2017, 13:20

    UAE Dominates Gulf Commercial and Retail Megaprojects Market

    Commercial and retail construction in the UAE continues to power ahead of comparable markets in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region when assessed by the number and size of projects, according to the latest report from BNC for The Big 5.

  •  (photo: OCS Group)
    OCS Group  - 07.08.2017, 12:07

    OCS Appoints Director of Operations for NEC Contract

    OCS Group has appointed Jeremy Dicks as Director of Operations for its facilities management contract with the United Kingdom's NEC Group.

  • 165 Fleet Street. (photo: Signbox Ltd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 04.08.2017, 13:38

    Bespoke Solution for Prestigious London Offices

    Recommended by Resonate Architects and appointed by contractors ISG, Signbox has played a crucial role in the renovation of multi-tenanted office building, I65 Fleet Street.

  • Croydon University Hospital. (Photography by Bob Walker). (photo: Bob Walker)
    Rapid News Communications Group  - 04.08.2017, 14:19

    Launch of ‘MedTalk’ Podcast

    The editors of four of the medical sector’s leading publications have joined forces to establish MedTalk, a new podcast for the medical device, digital health and pharma sectors.

  • Over 40 years of service: Andy Zelazny. (photo: General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 03.08.2017, 17:53

    Retirement of U.S. Sales Manager

    Andy Zelazny, National Sales Manager for General Pipe Cleaners (a division of General Wire Spring), has announced his retirement at the end of September after serving more than 40 years with the company.

  • A shining light: Louise Auty, head of supply chain management for Renaissance. (photo: Renaissance Ltd)
    Renaissance Ltd  - 03.08.2017, 18:26

    From Chocolate to Curtain Accessories

    Louise Auty is bringing more than two decades of experience in supply chain management with Dunlop, Nestle, Johnson and Johnson and other global brands, to her appointment as Supply Chain Manager for curtain accessories outfit, Renaissance.

  • CL5520: setting new standards for remote access control. (photo: CodeLocks Ltd)
    Codelocks Ltd  - 03.08.2017, 17:27

    Opening the Door to a New IoT-Enabled Smart Lock

    Following the success of their first smart lock last year, Codelocks have announced a new addition to the range, the CL5520.

  •  (photo: Ian Williams)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 03.08.2017, 17:04

    Liverpool Riverside Group Contract

    Ian Williams Ltd has been appointed by Liverpool’s Riverside Group to provide two key elements of its ongoing Liverpool property refurbishment plan.

  •  (photo: Axis Security Services)
    Axis Security Services  - 03.08.2017, 16:46

    Kinney Green Security Contract

    Axis Security has won a new contract to provide a manned guarding solution to the flagship property of City of London real estate consultancy, Kinney Green.

  •  (photo: Thomas Telford/Institution of Civil Engineers)
    Thomas Telford/Institution of Civil Engineers  - 02.08.2017, 17:21

    Industry Consultation On NEC4 Alliance Contract Now Open

    NEC is looking to industry for feedback on the future of collaborative working, as it launches a consultation to shape its innovative new NEC4 Alliance Contract, uniquely designed to unite entire project teams on a single collaborative contract.

  • Representatives from The University of Northampton, Vital Energi, Mace and the professional team involved in the project celebrate the official opening of the energy centre. (photo: Vital Energi)
    Vital Energi  - 02.08.2017, 16:56

    Official Opening of Waterside Campus Energy Scheme

    A £6.5m biomass energy project at The University of Northampton’s £330 million Waterside Campus has officially opened and marks a completion of a 1.6km district heating network.

  • 12 Arthur Street (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 01.08.2017, 16:54

    A Stunning Brass-effect Tenant Directory

    Signbox has supplied a bespoke tenant directory sign for the reception area at 12 Arthur Street, near London Bridge.

  •  (photo: VOW Europe Limited)
    VOW Europe  - 01.08.2017, 16:29

    10 Per Cent Growth in Facilities Supplies

    VOW is reporting facilities supplies sales 10 per cent higher than last year after investing £500,000 in that part of its business during 2017.

  •  (photo: Compass Group / Levy Restaurants)
    Compass Group PLC  - 01.08.2017, 12:35

    Food for Life Served Here

    RZSS Edinburgh Zoo and official catering partner Levy Restaurants UK have received a Bronze award from the Soil Association’s "Food for Life Served Here" programme.

  •  (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG  - 01.08.2017, 12:10

    Energy Storage With Minimal Capital Investment

    A new offering from Siemens Financial Services (SFS) means customers have an affordable way to access energy storage technology.

  •  (photo: Kier Living / Kier Group Plc)
    Kier Group Plc  - 01.08.2017, 11:52

    Woodland to Mitigate Kier Living Carbon Usage

    As part of its new Greener Living campaign which launches today, Kier Living has partnered with Forest Carbon, a company leading the way in voluntary carbon woodland creation in the UK.

  • Julie Prior, Associate Head of School, Faculty of Business & Society, USW, LIA CEO Steve Davies and Principal Lecturer Stuart Green. (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 01.08.2017, 11:31

    HNC/HND: A First for the Lighting Industry

    This September will see the first ever UK Higher National Certificate (HNC) and Higher National Diploma (HND) courses in lighting being taught through the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and University of South Wales (USW).

  •  (photo: Intratone)
    Intratone/Cogelec SAS  - 01.08.2017, 11:08

    Casting Anchor in London

    Intratone recently held a meeting for its international partners aboard the Sunborn London Yacht Hotel.

  •  (photo: Bidvest Group)
    Bidvest Group  - 31.07.2017, 11:03

    Bidvest Acquires NOONAN

    Bidvest Group is pleased to announce it has completed an agreement with Alchemy Partners LLP to acquire its entire shareholding in NOONAN for a consideration of €175 million.

  • Michael Barnes, Grazing's new head chef. (photo: Grazing Catering)
    Grazing Catering  - 27.07.2017, 18:15

    New Appointment Strengthens Culinary Team

    Grazing Catering has announced the appointment of Michael Barnes as head chef.

  • The Metro™ power drain cleaner. (photo: General Pipe Cleaners/General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 27.07.2017, 17:54

    A Drain Cleaner with Root-Cutting Power

    General Pipe Cleaners announces the new Metro™ power drain cleaner featuring root-cutting power.

  • (Photography by Oimax). (photo: Oimax)
    Lamp Shop Online  - 25.07.2017, 19:15

    Employees Changing Fluorescent Tubes Without Training

    A recent survey of 1,000 people by online fluorescent tube retailer LampShopOnline has revealed that almost a quarter of office workers have changed a fluorescent light tube at work without appropriate safety knowledge.

  • DW Fitness. (photo: DW Fitness)
    G&H Maintenance  - 25.07.2017, 17:54

    DW Sports and DW Fitness Contract

    DW Sports and DW Fitness have appointed G&H Maintenance to manage 12 sites across London and Yorkshire.

  •  (photo: Optex)
    OPTEX Europe  - 24.07.2017, 12:42

    New Active Infrared Beams

    OPTEX has extended its range of SmartLine active infrared beams for outdoor Point-to-Point applications.

  •  (photo: )
    CMD Ltd  - 24.07.2017, 11:55

    Cutting Corporate Lighting Costs

    The ability to configure lighting so that it is on only when needed can reduce commercial building operating costs by up to 20 per cent, according to a report from power solutions company CMD.

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    dmg events  - 24.07.2017, 10:27

    Growth in Urban Greening and Landscaping Forecast for GCC

    Dubai's thriving construction market is set to drive demand for outdoor-specific design and build projects, according to the latest GCC Hotels & Leisure Market industry report produced for Big 5 Outdoor Design & Build Show organisers, dmg events, by Ventures ONSITE.

  •  (photo: Mitie )
    Mitie Group PLC  - 21.07.2017, 15:47

    Cleveland Police Contract

    Mitie’s Care & Custody Health business has been awarded a three-year custody management contract with Cleveland Police.

  •  (photo: Giraldi Associati Architetti)
    Giraldi Associates Architects (GAA)  - 20.07.2017, 18:27

    Adidas Hollywood Opening

    A new Adidas store which opened last month at Hollywood's Shoe Palace was designed and project-managed by the Giraldi Associates Architects practice.

  •  (photo: Compass Group Plc)
    Compass Group PLC  - 20.07.2017, 17:29

    New Range of Personal Protective Equipment for Women

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has launched a range of industry-leading personal protective equipment (PPE) specifically designed for women.

  • St George in the East Vicarage. (photo: St George in the East Vicarage)
    Delta Security  - 20.07.2017, 16:49

    Helping to Secure St George in the East

    Delta Security, the CCTV and access control specialist, has installed a video door entry and intruder alarm system into the vicarage attached to St George in the East Church, for long-standing client, the London Diocesan Fund.

  •  (photo: )
    dmg events  - 19.07.2017, 16:47

    Dubai Announces US $8 Billion of Smart City Infrastructure Investments

    The government of Dubai has announced a roadmap that includes 545 smart initiatives and services spread across eight government entities and two smart districts.

  • The UK's Atomic Weapons Establishment Headquarters at Aldermaston. (photo: )
    Baker Hicks Limited  - 19.07.2017, 16:15

    UK Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) Contract

    BakerHicks has been awarded a new five-year Managed Services contract by the United Kingdom's Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) to provide support in the capture, recording, updating, management and maintenance of AWE’s baseline configuration data.

  • Sir Crispin Davis, OBE. (photo: Rentokil Initial)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 19.07.2017, 15:30

    Appointment of Non-Executive Director

    Rentokil Initial plc today announces the appointment of Sir Crispin Davis to its Board as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 20 July 2017.

  • Multiple rows of filing cabinets in an office or medical establishment, overflowing with files.  Narrow depth of field to emphasize the  (photo: unknown)
    BM Advisory LLC  - 19.07.2017, 15:01

    BM Advisory Facilitates Sale of Margolis Business Systems

    Richard Keley and Michael Solomons of BM Advisory LLP, Joint Administrators of Kent-based Margolis Business Systems Limited, have successfully concluded a sale of the Company’s business and assets to Margolis Group Limited.

  • Sinetica Office Interior (photo: Sinetica)
    Dale Office Interiors  - 19.07.2017, 14:02

    Workplace Quality Matters

    A survey by office design specialists Dale Office Interiors has revealed that the key to getting the most out of staff in the workplace is to provide varied spaces to work and relax in.

  • Clocking-in. (photo: Bodet)
    Bodet Ltd  - 18.07.2017, 18:12

    Wholefood Company Goes Biometric

    Buy Whole Foods Online has just installed the latest biometric, interactive time and attendance system to provide accurate and reliable staff attendance data.

  • 123Net Datacenter walkway. (photo: 123Net )
    EkkoSense Ltd  - 18.07.2017, 17:46

    Thermal Optimisation in UK Data Centres

    Seventy-eight per cent of the UK's data centres are non-compliant with ASHRAE best practice guidelines, according to a recent survey of thermal optimisation practices.

  • (Photography by Mike Waistell). (photo: Mike Waistell)
    Britcon (UK) Ltd  - 17.07.2017, 17:52

    Facilitating Access to Sheffield Hospital

    Building and civil engineering company, Britcon has secured a £280,000 contract to improve main entrance access to Sheffield’s Northern General Hospital.

  •  (photo: The LIA Laboratory/The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 13.07.2017, 15:22

    Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Testing

    Electrical products with active components must be tested if they have the potential to cause interference, under UK and European Union CE Mark rules.

  •  (photo: Intratone)
    Intratone/Cogelec SAS  - 12.07.2017, 15:16

    Success with the CIH Expo

    Intratone has reported ‘significant interest’ in its new product ranges following its presence at the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) Conference and Exhibition.

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    FM Editor  - 12.07.2017, 14:41

    Carillion Continues its Stock Market Slide

    Troubled FTSE 250 outsourcer Carillion's shares are tumbling for a third consecutive day over concerns that a rights issue will be required to bail it out from a debt pile larger than its current stock market capitalisation.

  •  (photo: Hesco Bastion Ltd)
    Hesco Bastion  - 12.07.2017, 09:42

    Hesco Launch Civilian Defence

    HESCO has launched a range of defensive barriers specifically to combat threats to civilians at high profile entertainment, sports and social events.

  •  (photo: The Management Recruitment Group)
    The Management Recruitment Group  - 11.07.2017, 17:02

    Celebrating Our Tenth Birthday

    On Monday 3rd July FM recruiter MRG celebrated its 10th style.

  •  (photo: Baldwin Boxall)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 27.07.2017, 18:01

    EN54 Certificate for Touch Screen Microphone

    Baldwin Boxall is delighted to announce that it has just received the EN54 certificate for its brand new touch screen microphone, a market-leading unit which customers are already keen to get their hands on.

  • The Birstall team with Ronnie the Rhino – the Leeds Rhinos’ mascot. (photo: UPVC Maintenance Supplies)
    UPVC Maintenance Supplies  - 11.07.2017, 16:33

    Supporting the Rhinos Foundation and Yorkshire Air Ambulance

    On Friday 7th July UPVC Maintenance Supplies hosted an Open Day to raise funds for two chosen charities.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 11.07.2017, 15:05

    7-Year Storstockholms Lokaltrafik Contract for ISS Sweden

    ISS A/S, a global leading facility services provider, and PostNord, a leading logistics company in the Nordics, will significantly expand their partnership, almost tripling the size of the current contract to approximately SEK 450 million annually.

  •  (photo: ThyssenKrupp AG )
    ThyssenKrupp AG  - 11.07.2017, 14:38

    In-house thyssenKrupp Industrial IoT Platform Connects Machinery

    A new "toii" Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) predictive maintenance platform developed by thyssenkrupp has successfully connected machinery within the group's materials division.

  •  (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG  - 10.07.2017, 17:16

    Supporting the Salzburg Festival

    Siemens has added to the safety, security and comfort of the internationally renowned Salzburg Festival by installing cutting-edge technology that guarantees the acoustics and indoor environment of opera houses built for the event.

  •  (photo: Carillion)
    Carillion PLC  - 10.07.2017, 10:50

    Directorate Changes at Carillion

    Carillion plc announces today that Keith Cochrane has been appointed as Interim Group Chief Executive, while a search is undertaken for a permanent appointee.

  •  (photo: Infineum Group)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 10.07.2017, 10:29

    TFM Infineum Contract

    EMCOR UK is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract to perform total facilities management services for Infineum UK at its Global Headquarters & Business and Technology Centre.

  •  (photo: Ronald Macdonald House Charities)
    ISS Facility Services  - 07.07.2017, 18:08

    Funds Raised for Families with Sick Children

    A team from ISS Netherlands has raised EUR 28,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) which provides vital support for children and families during difficult times.

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    Interserve PLC  - 06.07.2017, 16:30

    Learning from the Consumer World

    Companies should aim to create a sense of ‘brand loyalty’ among their employees in the same way that consumer businesses do with their customers, according to a new study by Interserve.

  •  (photo: )
    FM Editor  - 05.07.2017, 15:58

    Extension of Middle East Event Partnerships

    FM Industry and FM Magazine have extended long-standing promotional partnerships with dmg events, organisers of The Hotel Show - the Middle East's most prestigious hospitality industry event, and the organisers of the International Property Show 2018.

  • (Photography by Andy Greenhouse). (photo: Andy Greenhouse)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 05.07.2017, 13:19

    Targeting the Employee Commute

    Tackling journeys to and from the office will dramatically reduce most businesses’ carbon footprint, according to resource efficiency specialist Ecosurety.

  •  (photo: Guenther Bakeries)
    Axis Cleaning and Support Services  - 05.07.2017, 12:40

    Guenther Bakeries Contract Extension

    UK-based Axis Cleaning and Support Services has been awarded a new, five-year cleaning and hygiene maintenance contract with Guenther Bakeries at its Banbury site.

  •  (photo: The Management Recruitment Group)
    The Management Recruitment Group  - 05.07.2017, 12:09

    Now We Are Ten

    Specialist FM recruiter The Management Recruitment Group is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

  •  (photo: hfx Ltd)
    hfx Ltd  - 05.07.2017, 11:49

    Innovative Cloud-based Access Control Solution

    hfx has become one of the first UK-based companies to develop a cloud-based Solution-as-a-Service Access Control system.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 04.07.2017, 17:08

    LIA and BSI Group in New Agreement

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and the BSI Group (British Standards Institution) are pleased to announce a new agreement which will allow customers of both organisations to benefit from their expertise and specialisms.

  •  (photo: Intratone)
    Intratone/Cogelec SAS  - 03.07.2017, 20:30

    Securing an Entire Client Portfolio

    Specialist security installer, Green Gate Access Systems, is rolling out Radio Frequency (RF) receiver equipment manufactured by Intratone across its entire portfolio of 400 clients with secured doors and gates.

  • CL50 Mortice Latch (photo: Codelocks Ltd)
    Codelocks Ltd  - 03.07.2017, 18:36

    Cost-effective Light Duty Entry Control

    Codelocks has introduced two new additions to its range of easy-to-install locks, with the announcement of the CL50 and the CL160.

  • The Flexicore® closet auger in action. (photo: General Pipe Cleaners/General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 03.07.2017, 17:20

    Flexicore® Closet Auger

    The Flexicore® closet auger from General Pipe Cleaners claims to be the most durable and kink-resistant in the industry.

  • All set for Scandinavia: water treatment batches. (photo: Grotech Production)
    Grotech Production  - 03.07.2017, 16:50

    Scandinavian Water Treatment Granules Contract

    Contract manufacturer Grotech Production has had its trial contract to pack and ship water treatment granules to a client in Scandinavia extended.

  •  (photo: Sheffield Council)
    eyevis UK  - 03.07.2017, 16:33

    Leading the Fight Against Congestion

    A new Urban Traffic Control Centre containing the latest video wall technology has helped Sheffield City Council monitor millions of journeys and fight congestion in its first 12 months of operation.

  •  (photo: Sentinel Commercial)
    Sentinel Performance Solutions Limited  - 29.06.2017, 15:12

    Approaching Shutdowns Productively

    Water treatment specialist, Sentinel Commercial, is urging building maintenance engineers to take advantage of planned shutdown periods to review water quality in boiler plants.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 29.06.2017, 15:26

    Telford & Wrekin Council and Enterprise Telford Become LIA Ambassadors

    The Lighting Industry Academy (LIA) is delighted to announce Telford & Wrekin Council and Enterprise Telford as their latest Academy Ambassadors.

  •  (photo: Sky Revolutions)
    Sky Revolutions  - 29.06.2017, 14:06

    Drone Effectiveness Survey

    A Sky Revolutions survey has found that construction and facilities management companies need the support of commercial operators to deploy drones effectively.

  • Test vehicles for the MethaMorphosis project. (photo: FCC Group)
    FCC Group  - 27.06.2017, 16:23

    25th Anniversary of the EU LIFE Programme

    FCC is contributing to the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the LIFE programme, the European Union’s financial instrument for the environment for the 2014-2020 period, with a practical demonstration of the MethaMorphosis project at municipal waste-treatment centre, Ecoparc 2.

  •  (photo: Swarco Traffic)
    SWARCO Traffic  - 26.06.2017, 17:23

    EV Charging Units Head for Heathrow

    eVolt’s 200th electric vehicle (EV) Rapid Charging unit has been supplied to London Heathrow Airport, after the charge point supplier was awarded the contract to provide the UK’s largest airport with 18 of its units.

  • An FCC truck used for waste collection in the United States. (photo: FCC Environmental Services U.S.A.)
    FCC Group  - 23.06.2017, 16:20

    Texan Waste Management Contract for FCC

    The City of Rowlett, Texas has awarded FCC a contract for the collection of all residential and commercial solid waste with an estimated value of $32.5 million.

  • (Photography by Artur Bieniek). (photo: Artur Bieniek)
    Association of Noise Consultants (ANC)  - 23.06.2017, 11:00

    Celebrating Top-flight Acoustic Performance

    The skills and ingenuity of UK-based acoustic professionals working on national and international projects across a variety of environments were celebrated at the Association of Noise Consultants' (ANC) Acoustic Awards ceremony in Birmingham.

  •  (photo: Goodyear)
    Skyco Skylights Inc.  - 23.06.2017, 10:41

    NFPA 204 Heat and Smoke Vent Inspections

    A recent survey by Costa Mesa, California-based Skyco Skylights discovered that half of the low-slope commercial roofs in the state need re-roofing or maintenance to meet NFPA 204 (International Building Code and International Fire Code) requirements.

  •  (photo: Amur Energy)
    AB Agri Group  - 23.06.2017, 09:23

    Chipping Into Food Waste 'Soup'

    Food manufacturers are being offered the chance to play a part in transforming the renewable energy landscape, by contributing to the first anaerobic digestion (AD) feedstock specifically designed to give a guaranteed production of biomethane.

  •  (photo: Logan Energy)
    Logan Energy  - 22.06.2017, 15:36

    Advancing Clean Energy

    The successful installation of hydrogen technologies at the Levenmouth Community Energy Project represents the dawn of a new energy era for the United Kingdom, according to Edinburgh-based Logan Energy.

  • (Photography by Natthawat Wongrat). (photo: Natthawat Wongrat)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 22.06.2017, 15:10

    Anglian Water Contract

    EMCOR UK is delighted to announce it has been awarded a contract by water utilities company Anglian Water to perform integrated facilities management services across 84 of its UK sites.

  •  (photo: )
    Kit Out My Office  - 21.06.2017, 21:19

    Avoiding Embarrassing Office Encounters

    A survey by online office furniture retailer Kit Out My Office reveals that confusion over meeting rooms can result in some very, very awkward office encounters.

  •  (photo: Moz Designs)
    Móz Designs  - 21.06.2017, 20:28

    Expansion of Laser Cut Metal Solutions

    Oakland, California-based Móz Designs have released five new patterns for their award-winning Laser Cut metal collection which allows architects and designers to control light and flow through space in interior and exterior applications.

  • New LIA President, Dave Ribbons. (photo: LIA)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 21.06.2017, 15:24

    LIA Welcomes Dave Ribbons as President

    At the LIA’s Annual Luncheon in May, Peter Scott from Fern-Howard handed over his tenure as President of the LIA Council of Management to Dave Ribbons of Lutron EA.

  •  (photo: Serco Group plc)
    Serco Group Plc  - 21.06.2017, 14:02

    Rivertime Accessible Regatta

    Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, operated by Serco on behalf of Sport England, welcomed HRH The Princess Royal last week for the Thames Valley's first ever Rivertime Accessible Regatta for young people with disabilities.

  •  (photo: )
    Interserve PLC  - 20.06.2017, 16:38

    Defence Infrastructure Contract Extension for Interserve

    Interserve has been awarded a two-year contract extension to continue as infrastructure support provider for four strategic international UK Armed Forces bases.

  • (Photography: AHP Architects). (photo: AHP Architects)
    Compass Group PLC  - 16.06.2017, 13:56

    North Middlesex University Hospital Trust Contract

    Medirest, the healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has secured a contract to deliver soft facilities management and retail services to North Middlesex University Hospital Trust.

  •  (photo: ONELAN)
    ONELAN Limited  - 16.06.2017, 13:06

    North American Strategic Alliance

    Digital visual communications company ONELAN and global pro AV distributor Stampede Global, have announced a strategic alliance to support customers with enterprise-level content, network and device management software in North America.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster Global Holdings)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 15.06.2017, 20:32

    ServiceMaster Inaugurates Memphis HQ Hub for IT Innovation

    ServiceMaster announced the opening of its new innovation and accelerator space, Ground Floor, today.

  • HRH the Duke of Gloucester (right) & Mr Fernando Capelastegui, FCC Environment’s Director in Severn Waste Services. (photo: FCC Environment)
    FCC Group  - 15.06.2017, 17:03

    Duke of Gloucester Opens FCC Severn Waste Services EfW Facility

    HRH The Duke of Gloucester officially opened EnviRecover – FCC’s’ flagship waste treatment facility today. The facility is operated by the company through Severn Waste Services as part of its contract with Worcestershire County Council and Herefordshire Council.

  •  (photo: Stulz)
    STULZ Klimatechnik GmbH  - 15.06.2017, 14:42

    CyberRack Heat Exchanger Door

    Stulz UK has launched the CyberRack, a new chilled water rear heat exchanger, with cooling capacity from 19 to 32kW across the range.

  •  (photo: Encycle Corporation)
    Encycle Corporation  - 14.06.2017, 16:30

    Smarter Commercial Energy Consumption

    Zen Ecosystems and Encycle today announced a partnership to bring Encycle’s Swarm Logic offering to the Zen HQ intelligent energy management platform. Zen HQ’s smart thermostats will leverage Swarm Logic energy optimization technology, which will further reduce customers’ electricity and maintenance costs

  •  (photo: Teign Housing)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 13.06.2017, 14:24

    £84 million Planned, Response and M+E Works Social Housing Contract

    Teign Housing announces the appointment of property services specialist Ian Williams to deliver a 10+5 year £84 million programme of planned, response, void, disabled adaptations, electrical and heating works.

  • 3M Privacy Filter for Widescreen Laptop. (photo: The 3M Company)
    The 3M Company  - 13.06.2017, 13:05

    3M Public Spaces Survey Results

    A Public Spaces Survey by 3M reveals 9 out of 10 workers have caught someone looking at their laptops in public.

  • (Photography by Artur Bieniek). (photo: Artur Bieniek)
    Association of Noise Consultants (ANC)  - 13.06.2017, 12:37

    ANC Acoustic Awards Shortlist

    UK trade body the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) has unveiled the shortlist for its acclaimed Acoustic Awards programme.

  •  (photo: Dalepak Limited)
    Dalepak Limited  - 13.06.2017, 11:13

    Excellence in International Sales

    Dalepak, the retail fulfilment and packing business, has been included in a new league table that identifies the UK’s top 200 mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales.

  •  (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 13.06.2017, 10:32

    Introducing the Konduko Smart Event Platform

    Official FM Industry event partner and organiser of the biggest event for the Middle East's construction sector, dmg events, is introducing the Konduko Smart Event Platform at the 2017 edition of The Big 5.

  •  (photo: Qube)
    Qube Global Software  - 12.06.2017, 13:20

    LEVERTON AI Partnership

    Qube Global Software (Qube) today announces its partnership with intelligent information extraction and document management platform LEVERTON.

  • (Photography: NRC). (photo: NRC)
    British Gas Business  - 12.06.2017, 12:25

    Survey Identifies Barriers to UK Energy Investment

    A survey by British Gas Business has revealed that large British businesses and public sector organisations are delaying energy investments because of political uncertainty and difficulties in gaining boardroom approval.

  • A strong track-record in business development: Irene Chow. (photo: Onelan)
    ONELAN Limited  - 12.06.2017, 10:50

    ONELAN Appoints U.S. Channel Sales Specialist

    ONELAN has appointed Irene Chow as VP Channel Sales North America to build on business already established in the region.

  • (Photography by The Prince's Trust). (photo: The Prince's Trust )
    ABM Industries Inc  - 12.06.2017, 10:22

    ABM UK-Prince's Trust Partnership

    ABM UK has announced a four-year partnership with The Prince's Trust – the UK’s leading youth charity that helps young people aged 11 to 30 get into jobs, education and training.

  •  (photo: BSi Group)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 12.06.2017, 09:52

    EMS Certification for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK's environmental management systems have recently been certified to ISO 14001:2015 as part of an initiative to affirm the facilities management major as an "environmental pillar of sustainability".

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association Academy)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 09.06.2017, 19:58

    Tamlite Lighting Joins the Lighting Industry Academy

    The LIA are proud to announce that Tamlite Lighting have become the latest Ambassador of the Lighting Industry Academy.

  •  (photo: Evolution Retail Security)
    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 09.06.2017, 19:14

    Launch of Retail Security Website

    Integrated fire and security business Evolution has launched a dedicated website for its new retail division.

  •  (photo: Chubb Fire & Security)
    Chubb Systems Limited  - 08.06.2017, 16:41

    Tesco Fire and Security Contract

    Chubb Fire & Security has secured a new contract with retail giant, Tesco, to service and maintain fire extinguishers and security systems in United Kingdom stores and Tesco’s head office, as well as the fire extinguishers in the business’ distribution centres.

  •  (photo: CWS boco)
    News Editor  - 08.06.2017, 16:26

    Commission Clears CWS-boco's Acquisition of Rentokil Initial Businesses for JV

    The European Commission has given its approval under the EU Merger Regulation to the proposed acquisition of several Rentokil Initial businesses by CWS-boco, a German subsidiary of Franz Haniel.

  • The NSE installation meets requirements for
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 07.06.2017, 20:17

    Fire-rated Curtain Walling for the Nigerian Stock Exchange

    Wrightstyle has supplied fire-rated curtain walling for the redevelopment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange in Lagos.

  • ONELAN's new Reading
    ONELAN Limited  - 07.06.2017, 19:54

    Space to Think

    Digital visual communications leader ONELAN is relocating its office headquarters and development facilities to near Reading within the heart of the Thames Valley, one of the UK’s leading and most established regions for technology and innovation.

  •  (photo: QSI Facilities Inc.)
    Quality Solutions Incorporated  - 07.06.2017, 19:32

    QSI Acquires Emcon Associates

    QSI Facilitieshas has acquired Emcon Associates Inc., a facilities maintenance and management company serving clients in the retail, banking, restaurant and hospitality, healthcare and manufacturing sectors.

  •  (photo: FCC)
    FCC Group  - 06.06.2017, 13:48

    Connecting People with Nature

    FCC has joined World Environment Day, the main campaign of the United Nations to increase global awareness of the importance of caring for the environment and encouraging people to become active agents in sustainable development.

  • Well worth the ride: Team EMCOR UK. (photo: EMCOR UK)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 06.06.2017, 13:28

    Supporting the UK's Leading Mental Health Charity

    Team EMCOR UK has cycled from London to Paris to raise money in support of mental health charity, "Mind".

  •  (photo: Chubb Systems Limited)
    Chubb Systems Limited  - 06.06.2017, 13:10

    Major New Community Care Contract

    Chubb Fire & Security's Community Care business has secured a major new contract to supply and install its latest nurse call solution Chubb® Care Call for Four Seasons Health Care, the UK's leading independent provider of elderly care.

  •  (photo: ONELAN Limited)
    ONELAN Limited  - 06.06.2017, 12:53

    ONELAN at Infocomm 2017

    ONELAN will be showcasing its latest menu board management web app at Infocomm 2017. The app allows restaurant managers to use their local PC/mobile device to manage and update menu boards.

  •  (photo: BSi Group)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 05.06.2017, 11:14

    QMS Certification for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK recently achieved the latest ISO 9001 certification, ISO 9001:2015, the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system.

  • (Photography by Patrick Bloodgood, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers). (photo: Patrick Bloodgood)
    dmg events  - 05.06.2017, 13:06

    Innovation in Precast Summit

    Precast experts from around the world will gather in Dubai for the first Innovation in Precast Summit later this year dmg events, organisers of The Big 5, have announced.

  •  (photo: Loti Corporation)
    Loti Corporation  - 02.06.2017, 16:44

    Heavy-duty Countertops

    Family-owned laminate countertop manufacturer Loti Corporation has extended its Gem-Loc Premier Edge range to meet the requirements of industrial and commercial facility operators.

  •  (photo: Confida FM)
    Confida FM  - 02.06.2017, 17:12

    New Beginnings for Ayrshire FM Business

    The launch of Confida FM promises a bright new future for a wife and husband management team - and the facilities management industry in Scotland...and beyond.

  • The modular WPL HiPAF wastewater treatment plant was specially designed for The Sill visitor centre. (photo: WPL International)
    WPL International  - 01.06.2017, 11:57

    Wastewater Treatment to Meet Highest Environmental Standards

    A prestigious new visitor centre in the heart of Northumberland National Park will benefit from a specially designed package plant from WPL.

  •  (photo: BASF SE)
    BASF SE  - 01.06.2017, 11:18

    A Material World

    BASF has announced publication of 'Material Selection 17/18' which offers designers and customers a global perspective on the development of innovative plastics solutions for a wide range of industries and applications.

  •  (photo: Avinor)
    ISS Facility Services  - 01.06.2017, 10:20

    Avinor Oslo Airport Partnership

    Oslo Airport has extended the scope of its partnership with ISS Norway with a new contract that includes additional responsibility for handling lost goods, baggage trolleys and assisting passengers.

  • (Photography by Bob Dole) (photo: Bob Dole)
    CBRE Group  - 31.05.2017, 16:56

    Future-proofing Real Estate Portfolios

    A new CBRE study reveals that corporate real estate executives are bolstering portfolio agility and enhancing user experiences to “future proof” their real estate from changes in the economy, technology and labor markets.

  • (Photography by Bjarte Kvinge Tvedt). (photo: Bjarte Kvinge Tvedt)
    Ecolab Inc  - 31.05.2017, 16:38

    Global Large Fly Program

    Ecolab introduces the Ecolab Large Fly Program, a comprehensive global program from Ecolab Pest Elimination that utilizes an outside-in approach and innovative technology to help reduce the food safety risks associated with large flies.

  •  (photo: Delta Security)
    Delta Security  - 31.05.2017, 15:58

    Master Key Suite Installation for London-based Charity

    A highly-secure Master Key Suite system is helping to protect residents within properties managed by Brick By Brick, a London-based charity that provides permanent and temporary housing.

  •  (photo: Achilles Certification)
    Stonhard (UK) Ltd  - 31.05.2017, 15:35

    New Accreditation for Stonhard

    High-performance epoxy and resin floor manufacturer Stonhard UK has recently achieved Level 4 Contractor/ Installation Achilles Accreditation.

  • The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (RIE). (photo: Evolution Security)
    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 31.05.2017, 15:12

    Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (RIE) Access Control Installation

    Evolution, the integrated security and fire solutions business, is helping to improve the security of patients, visitors and staff at one of Scotland’s largest teaching hospitals.

  • Denis Machuel. (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 31.05.2017, 14:38

    Denis Machuel to Succeed Michel Landel as Sodexo CEO

    Sodexo has announced the appointment of Denis Machuel as Deputy CEO and CEO/Executive Committee Chairman-designate, following the news that Michel Landel is to step down on 23 January 2018.

  •  (photo: )
    Intu Properties PLC  - 31.05.2017, 13:06

    intu Accelerate Opens for Start-ups

    intu, owner of many of the UK’s largest and most popular shopping centres, such as intu Trafford Centre, intu Lakeside and intu Metrocentre, is on the hunt for exciting start-ups to work with as part of its new innovation programme, intu Accelerate.

  •  (photo: )
    ABM Industries Inc  - 30.05.2017, 12:36

    ABM UK Strengthens Scottish Portfolio

    ABM UK has been awarded a three-year contract to provide The Centre, Livingston with a range of facilities management services.

  •  (photo: LightArt)
    3form LightArt  - 30.05.2017, 12:04

    Light + Sound

    LightArt is taking a bold step in lighting design with the launch of an acoustic lighting collection.

  •  (photo: Peter Cox/Rentokil Initial)
    Peter Cox Ltd  - 30.05.2017, 09:27

    Sniffing It Out

    Peter Cox has today announced the launch of a new partnership with Enviro-Dogs – an innovative business providing specialist canines which help detect significant structural issues for property owners.

  • Left to Right : Gary Warman, Tony Castles, Chief Superintendent Richard Wood, Benjamin Casey and Rafal Zolnowski. (photo: South Bank Employers' Group)
    Corps Security  - 26.05.2017, 16:35

    South Bank Patrol Officers Praised for Actions

    Corps Security has recognised five of its officers for their actions during the immediate aftermath of the Westminster terrorist attack, which left four dead and over 50 injured.

  •  (photo: Swarco Traffic)
    SWARCO Traffic  - 25.05.2017, 16:40

    Easing the Customer Journey

    SWARCO Traffic has installed an innovative new parking guidance system at one of Northern Ireland’s premier shopping centres, Abbey Centre, Belfast.

  •  (photo: Energise Ltd)
    Energise Ltd  - 25.05.2017, 16:14

    The Critical Stages of Energy Management

    Energise is launching a new services portfolio focusing on the four critical stages of energy management.

  •  (photo: BDO LLP)
    BDO LLP  - 24.05.2017, 16:40

    Bellrock Acquires Profile

    Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP in Birmingham has advised the Shareholders of Profile Consultancy Limited on its sale to leading estate management provider Bellrock, backed by Lyceum Capital.

  •  (photo: ROSPA)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 24.05.2017, 16:12

    Six Prestigious Safety Awards for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK has recently been presented with six top safety awards from two of the UK’s most prestigious safety organisations, RoSPA (the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) and the British Safety Council.

  • 3M Privacy Filter for iPad Air 12. (photo: The 3M Company)
    The 3M Company  - 24.05.2017, 11:25

    One Year to Go

    3M is offering to help UK organisations understand the implications of visual privacy requirements, ahead of the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into effect on 25 May 2018.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 24.05.2017, 10:36

    Are You in the Know?

    Do you understand the legislative requirements for placing lighting products on the market?

  •  (photo: PageGroup)
    Salisbury Group  - 23.05.2017, 20:09

    PageGroup Contract for Salisbury Group

    Salisbury Group has been awarded an integrated facility and compliance management contract for 30 sites operated by recruiter PageGroup in the UK and Ireland.

  •  (photo: )
    Landmark Systems  - 23.05.2017, 19:39

    Royal Warrant for Computer Firm

    A Sussex computer firm named Britain’s best rural business in a prestigious awards ceremony has now been awarded a Royal Warrant by Her Majesty The Queen.

  •  (photo: Iqarus)
    Iqarus Limited  - 23.05.2017, 18:24

    Clinic Opens in Kabul for Aviation, Catering, Engineering and FM Contractors

    Iqarus has today announced the opening of the American Medical Center (AMC) at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan.

  •  (photo: RICS)
    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 22.05.2017, 21:22

    More Time to Shine

    RICS has announced a deadline extension for entries to the 2017 BIM4SME Awards.

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 22.05.2017, 20:13

    $200,000 for NRAEF Scholarships

    Ecolab helped to raise $200,000 for the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) during the 15th Annual Ecolab Chairman's Reception which was held in Chicago on Sunday.

  •  (photo: Mitie)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 22.05.2017, 19:46

    £32,000 for Cancer Charities

    Two cancer charities will benefit from impressive proceeds raised at an annual charity ball organised by an inspirational pair of Mitie employees.

  •  (photo: Ecological Building Systems)
    Ecological Building Systems  - 22.05.2017, 18:59

    Inspiring CLT Experts

    More than 50 delegates from architectural practices and construction companies across the UK joined experts from Ecological Building Systems, product suppliers and industry experts recently at the company’s first ever CLT (Cross Laminated Timber) Masterclass.

  •  (photo: Harris Bugg Studio)
    Harris Bugg Studio  - 22.05.2017, 18:30

    Launch of Harris Bugg Studio

    Two fast-rising names in landscape design have joined forces to form an exceptionally talented and exciting creative team. Charlotte Harris Studio and Hugo Bugg Landscapes have now merged to found Harris Bugg Studio.

  •  (photo: KGS Diamond)
    The Ferronato KGS Group DMCC  - 20.05.2017, 14:27

    Floor Cleaning, Maintenance and Surface Renovation

    KGS DIAMOND will be presenting the ultimate solutions for floor cleaning, maintenance, and surface renovation at the Middle East Stone Show Dubai 2017.

  •  (photo: Giphy)
    Apester Inc  - 19.05.2017, 16:06

    Apester Teams Up with GIPHY

    Apester, a global interactive content creation and management platform, and GIPHY have announced that they are integrating the GIPHY library into the Apester platform.

  •  (photo: Intratone/Cogelec)
    Intratone/Cogelec SAS  - 19.05.2017, 15:42

    Intratone Returns to CIH

    Intratone will be exhibiting its wireless intercom and access control systems to prospective clients and delegates at the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) Conference and Exhibition for the fifth year running from 27th – 29th June.

  •  (photo: IFSEC)
    OPTEX Europe  - 19.05.2017, 15:25

    OPTEX at IFSEC 2017

    OPTEX will be exhibiting a range of different products and solutions at IFSEC centred around five key security scenarios from perimeter protection and tailgating detection to Internet of Things (IOT) based alarm systems.

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 18.05.2017, 17:14

    Recreating the Iconic New Scotland Yard Sign

    When the world’s most famous police headquarters moved from London’s St James’s Park to Victoria Embankment in late 2016, Signbox was tasked with replacing the iconic sign that had been seen steadily rotating outside the St James’s Park building, and on television screens around the world, since 1968.

  •  (photo: BigChange)
    BigChange Apps  - 18.05.2017, 16:45

    Job Management Technology

    Cheshire based Woodhouse Plumbing, Heating & Electrical has rolled out BigChange’s Mobile Workforce and Job Management platform across its commercial and residential divisions.

  •  (photo: Dussmann Group)
    Dussmann Group  - 18.05.2017, 16:28

    Dussmann Group Enlarges Executive Board and Reports Gains

    Multi-service provider, the Dussmann Group Berlin, has enlarged its executive board with the appointment of three new board members, and also reported fiscal year 2016 gains.

  •  (photo: Maintenance Connection, Inc.)
    Maintenance Connection Inc  - 17.05.2017, 18:10

    State of CMMS Report

    Maintenance Connection have released the 2017 State of CMMS Report, an analysis of how maintenance software delivers value and benefits operations across industries.

  •  (photo: Baldwin Boxall)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 17.05.2017, 17:05

    Delivering First Class Service

    Baldwin Boxall is pleased to announce the results of its most recent customer satisfaction survey.

  • Pictured LIA President Dave Ribbons, Outstanding Student Neil Postlethwaite and LIA CEO Steve Davies. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 16.05.2017, 23:13

    Mackwell Outstanding Student of the Year Award

    Neil Postlethwaite from Electric Center is the winner of the Mackwell Outstanding Student of the Year award winner - and the proud recipient of a Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Certificate Award Bowl (and cheque for £500).

  •  (photo: Xylem, Inc.)
    Xylem Inc  - 16.05.2017, 15:35

    Wet Rotor Circulator Pump Product Updates

    Xylem has updated the Lowara ecocirc XL and ecocirc XLplus high efficiency large wet rotor circulator pump range, converting existing bronze pump housings into stainless steel AISI 304 for improved performance where potable water operation is needed.

  • Applications for Novigo include corporate environments. (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG  - 15.05.2017, 16:50

    Novigo Public Address and Voice Evacuation System

    Siemens has launched the Novigo high-performance Public Address and Voice Evacuation System​ in response to study findings that many people do not know how to react to conventional bell or siren alarms.

  •  (photo: Investors in People)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 15.05.2017, 16:10

    Investors in People Gold Accreditation

    Ian Williams is delighted to announce it has achieved the Gold Standard Investors In People accreditation.

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 15.05.2017, 15:53

    FESPA Award for Work at Hachette UK

    Recognised during the FESPA Awards Gala Dinner onWednesday May 10th at the Grand Elysee Hotel in Hamburg, Signbox’s Hachette project impressed the judges amidst a strong field.

  • New Cigara shop in Bethnal Green, London. (photo: Delta Security)
    Delta Security  - 11.05.2017, 20:24

    Securing a Chain of Vape Shops

    Delta Security has installed a remotely-monitored intruder alarm and access control solution to protect customers and staff at three new London stores operated by e-cigarette and Vape brand, Cigara.

  •  (photo: Rentokil Initial)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 10.05.2017, 13:00

    Appointment of Independent Director

    Rentokil Initial plc announces that Chris Geoghegan has today been appointed as the new Senior Independent Director of the Company.

  • (Photography by Evans Bench). (photo: Evans Bench)
    Compass Group PLC  - 10.05.2017, 11:42

    National Receptionists' Day

    Multi-award winning guest services provider, Rapport, is supporting the 2017 National Receptionists’ Day today (10th May), with a range of activities and initiatives.

  • Salters Hall. (photo: )
    Axis Security Services  - 08.05.2017, 21:20

    BNP Paribas Real Estate Security Contract

    Axis Security has mobilised a team of security officers for BNP Paribas Real Estate, to provide manned guarding services at two new London properties.

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 08.05.2017, 13:51

    Ecolab Training Centre Opens in Germany

    Ecolab has opened its first training centre for field teams and customers in Europe.

  • (Photography by Michal Zacharzewski). (photo: Michal Zacharzewski)
    Serco Group Plc  - 08.05.2017, 13:21

    Next-generation Customer Service for Public Sector

    Serco is set to bring its customers across the public sector the next generation of multi-channel contact centre capability through a ground-breaking new partnership with Content Guru to implement their award-winning storm® platform.

  •  (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 08.05.2017, 12:49

    Learning About Technical Data Centre Cleaning

    A team of senior managers from the High Tech division of ABM Solutions in the US has visited the company’s newly acquired data centre cleaning specialist in the UK.

  •  (photo: LPA Lighting)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 04.05.2017, 16:29

    DIALux 4 Lighting Software courses

    Award-winning lighting design consultancy LPA Lighting is partnering to deliver the Lighting Industry Academy’s DIALux 4 Lighting software courses.

  •  (photo: South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust)
    ISS Facility Services  - 04.05.2017, 15:10

    UK Healthcare Contract for ISS

    ISS has been awarded a new contract with the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) worth an estimated GBP 55 million over the initial five-year term.

  • (Photography by Mike Strand). (photo: Mike Strand)
    Axis Communications  - 04.05.2017, 14:48

    A Retail Focus

    Axis Communications has today announced a new range of optimisation and loss prevention solutions for retailers.

  •  (photo: RoSPA)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 04.05.2017, 14:22

    9th Consecutive RoSPA Gold Award

    Ian Williams is delighted to announce it has achieved the prestigious Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety for an impressive 9th consecutive year.

  •  (photo: Total Clean)
    Total Clean  - 03.05.2017, 18:19

    Commitment to Growth and Continued Development

    Total Clean's commitment to growth and continued development has progressed further with the purchase of new 7,000 square foot premises which will be developed into exciting, modern headquarters in London.

  •  (photo: WPS Parking Systems BV)
    WPS Parking Systems BV  - 03.05.2017, 17:52

    Quintet of Car Park Contracts

    WPS has installed its ParkAdvance™ technology at five Q-Park car parks in Sheffield city centre.

  • (Photography: Slounger). (photo: Slounger)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 02.05.2017, 15:50

    EU Market Surveillance Programme

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has launched a programme in the UK as part of an EU-wide initiative from LightingEurope to carry out market surveillance on luminaires.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 28.04.2017, 10:24

    Catering for Omnivores and Carnivores

    A brand new, interactive and family-friendly restaurant has opened at Bristol Zoo Gardens.

  • Officer Connect founder, Steve Kennedy. (photo: Officer Connect Ltd)
    Officer Connect  - 27.04.2017, 23:38

    Virtual Engaged Manned Guarding

    A new company, Officer Connect, has been launched to deliver an innovative, Officer engagement solution to the manned guarding industry using cutting-edge technology.

  •  (photo: Emcor Group, Inc.)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 27.04.2017, 23:22

    Record First Quarter Revenues for EMCOR

    EMCOR Group, Inc. today reported strong results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster Global)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 27.04.2017, 23:12

    ServiceMaster Q1 2017 Financial Results

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SERV), today announced unaudited fourth-quarter and full year 2016 results. For the fourth-quarter, the company reported a year-over-year revenue increase of 5 percent.

  •  (photo: General Pipe Cleaners/General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 27.04.2017, 22:55

    Storming Through Big Line Blockages

    The Typhoon™ trailer jet from General Pipe Cleaners blows away blockages in big lines and long runs.

  •  (photo: Corps Security)
    Corps Security  - 27.04.2017, 22:38

    The Best of Both Worlds

    Corps Complete from Corps Security is a fully integrated service solution that combines manned guarding and technology.

  • XP40-Q1942 Explosion-Protected Thermal Network Camera. (photo: Axis Communications)
    Axis Communications  - 26.04.2017, 10:54

    Explosion-protected Cameras

    Axis Communications has announced three new explosion-protected cameras for sensitive industrial areas that require rapid incident response and the protection of employees and plant infrastructure.

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 25.04.2017, 17:09

    Transforming The Mille

    Signbox has delivered bespoke signage – including high-elevation, exterior illuminated lettering and wayfinding totems for installation at a newly refurbished landmark building in West London.

  •  (photo: OPTEX Europe)
    OPTEX Europe  - 25.04.2017, 16:17

    Changing Expert Opinion

    Outdoor, wireless passive infrared sensors (PIRs) from OPTEX have changed the way an expert at Amron Security specifies and installs security equipment.

  • BlackBX founder, Patrick Clover. (photo: BlackBX)
    Captive Ltd  - 25.04.2017, 16:45

    You are Now Connected

    A tech firm promising to give business owners access to cost-effective ‘legal guest Wi-Fi’ has officially launched its ground-breaking product in Edinburgh.

  •  (photo: Interduct UK)
    Interduct UK  - 25.04.2017, 15:09

    HVAC 'Service and Maintenance Initiative of the Year’ Award

    Interduct UK have been crowned winners at the 2017 Heating and Ventilation News Awards.

  •  (photo: Serco Group plc)
    Serco Group Plc  - 25.04.2017, 14:42

    Queen’s Award for Export 2017

    The Serco International Fire Training Centre (IFTC) in Teesside, one of the world's leading aviation fire training centres, is delighted to announce that it has won the Queen’s Award for Export.

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    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 25.04.2017, 14:25

    New European Retail Security Division

    Evolution has launched a new division to provide a range of intelligent Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) solutions to retail customers across the UK and Europe.

  •  (photo: IAOP)
    ISS Facility Services  - 24.04.2017, 18:08

    Highest IAOP Global Outsourcing Rank for ISS

    For the fifth year in a row, ISS has achieved the highest possible "five star" ranking in the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) Global Outsourcing Top 100 list.

  •  (photo: Mentor Technical Group)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 24.04.2017, 17:38

    Enhancing Services in Regulated Environments

    Sodexo announces it is taking a significant minority stake in Puerto Rico-based Mentor Technical Group (MTG), a leader in life sciences engineering, to add technical services and regulatory compliance to its current integrated services offer for pharmaceutical clients.

  •  (photo: IDEXX Laboratories)
    IDEXX Laboratories  - 24.04.2017, 17:16

    Peer-reviewed Study Supports Legiolert™ Manufacturer's Legionnaires' Test Claims

    IDEXX today announced the publication of a peer reviewed study, “Evaluation of a most probable number method for the enumeration of Legionella pneumophila from potable and related water samples,” by leading water microbiology consultant, David Sartory, in the April 2017 issue of Letters in Applied Microbiology.

  •  (photo: FM Industry Ball)
    City Sports Management  - 24.04.2017, 16:45

    Flappers and Dappers

    This year’s FM Industry Ball at London's Grand Connaught Rooms on 20 June will take guests back to the Roaring Twenties with a glamorous Great Gatsby-themed evening in support of brain injury charity, The Children's Trust.

  •  (photo: Institute of Customer Service)
    Axis Security Services  - 24.04.2017, 15:35

    Axis Group Joins Institute of Customer Service

    The Axis Group has become a member of the Institute of Customer Service as part of a commitment to delivering best-in-class customer experience.

  • Croydon University Hospital. (Photography by Bob Walker). (photo: Bob Walker)
    G4S PLC  - 24.04.2017, 15:06

    G4S Croydon Health Services NHS Trust Cleaning Contract

    G4S has secured a major healthcare contract with Croydon Health Services NHS Trust. The contract, worth a total of £41 million over seven years, begins on 8th May 2017 with G4S providing cleaning services to eight sites, including the Croydon University and Purley War Memorial hospitals.

  •  (photo: Electronics for Imaging, Inc. )
    Electronics For Imaging Inc  - 21.04.2017, 15:22

    EFI Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

    Electronics For Imaging, Inc., has announced its preliminary results for the first quarter of 2017.

  •  (photo: B-Tech International)
    B-Tech AV Mounts  - 21.04.2017, 15:07

    Plenty in Store for Retail Digital Signage Expo

    B-Tech AV Mounts will be displaying key solutions from its product portfolio at RDSE 2017.

  • Jackloc Team - Jonathan Hall, Sales and Marketing Executive, Emma Wells, Director, Judith Burrows, Director and Phil Shardlow, Operations Administrator. (photo: Jackloc )
    The Jackloc Company  - 21.04.2017, 14:28

    Royal Seal of Excellence

    Leicestershire-based Jackloc, creators of the original universal window and door cable restrictor, have been recognised with The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation.

  • LIA COO and new LightingEurope President, Peter Hunt. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 20.04.2017, 13:44

    LightingEurope Board Appoints President

    Peter Hunt has been appointed President of LightingEurope which represents 34 European lighting manufacturers, national associations and lighting materials producers, for a two-year term.

  •  (photo: European Customer Synergy (ECS) S.A.)
    European Customer Synergy (ECS)  - 19.04.2017, 17:00

    New CEO for European Customer Synergy

    European Customer Synergy (ECS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ad Wijnhoven as its new Chief Executive Officer.

  • Nancy Brown, CEO of the American Heart Association (AHA) with Aramark Corporation's CEO, Eric Foss. (photo: Aramark Corporation)
    Aramark Corporation  - 18.04.2017, 20:30

    Aramark and the AHA Contribute to American Wellness

    A newly released Business Roundtable report highlights the achievement of Aramark and the American Heart Association (AHA) in creating a more sustainable world and promoting a better quality of life for Americans.

  •  (photo: Giraldi Associati Architetti)
    Giraldi Associates Architects (GAA)  - 18.04.2017, 19:29

    Novel "Le Cid" Store Concept (Mall of Qatar, Doha)

    A new Giraldi Associates Architects (GAA)-designed store concept called "Le Cid" has opened at the Mall of Qatar in Doha.

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    Augean PLC  - 18.04.2017, 18:49

    Augean Named Cummins Environmental Gateway Innovator

    Augean Integrated Services has delivered an innovative waste concept to Cummins and is now one of only 12 companies worldwide to be named a Successful Innovator within the prestigious 2017 Cummins Environmental Gateway.

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    Integrated Security Manufacturing (ISM)  - 18.04.2017, 15:08

    Promoting the Benefits of PSIM in the Middle East

    Integrated Security Manufacturing (ISM) has hosted the first of a series of ‘Technology Days’ in Oman to demonstrate the design, development and thinking behind the latest Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) technology.

  •  (photo: Manchester Metropolitan University)
    Oltec Group  - 12.04.2017, 18:09

    Manchester Metropolitan University Security Contract

    Oltec fm is delighted to announce the award of a contract to provide outsourced security and manned guarding support to the in-house security team at Manchester Metropolitan University.

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    IDEXX Laboratories  - 11.04.2017, 17:22

    UK Acceptance for Pseudomonas Testing in Pools and Spas

    IDEXX announces the Pseudalert® test for 24-hour detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa) has been accepted by the UK’s Standing Committee of Analysts (SCA) for analysing samples from pools and spas.

  • L-R, pictured with Wilber (the Wiltshire Air Ambulance mascot) are Excalibur's Mike Hayden, Darren Harper, Graham Ford & Tony Jones. (photo: Richard Wintle)
    Excalibur Communications  - 12.04.2017, 18:43

    The Long Walk to Work

    A team from Excalibur Communications recently walked more than 75 miles to raise £2,000 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance Service.

  • Handy AV's Dior store installation at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. (photo: Handy AV)
    Handy AV  - 11.04.2017, 16:42

    RDSE Promotional Offers

    Specialist AV integrators Handy AV will be showcasing examples from their portfolio and announcing offers on consulting and integration services at RDSE - Europe's annual event for the retail digital signage industry, next month.

  •  (photo: GillianDayLRPS)
    Compass Group PLC  - 11.04.2017, 15:14

    Full Table Service at Twycross Zoo

    Levy Restaurants UK, the official catering partner to Twycross Zoo, has unveiled a new look for the zoo’s visitor café and a brand new restaurant in time for the Easter break.

  •  (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 11.04.2017, 14:41

    Breaking Ground and Breaking Records

    The Emirate of Dubai shows no signs of stopping its creative and unique approach when it comes to building up and expanding out.

  • Russell Cameron, sales director and co-founder of Innermost, in front of the Wall of Ambassadors. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 11.04.2017, 12:44

    The Rebellious Ambassador

    Innermost, whose design philosophy embraces the absurd to achieve innovation, have become the Lighting Industry Academy's latest Ambassador.

  •  (photo: Pam Wayfinding)
    Pam Wayfinding  - 10.04.2017, 16:44

    Global Launch of Pam Wayfinding

    Pam Wayfinding – a Sydney-based technology company that makes wayfinding simple – today launches globally with a new website, brand identity and global marketing push, building on its success in Australia.

  •  (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 10.04.2017, 15:45

    Acquisition of UK Home Care Provider

    Sodexo announces the acquisition of leading UK home care provider,Prestige Nursing + Care.

  •  (photo: Evolution (Electronic Security Systems))
    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 10.04.2017, 15:05

    CompEX Certification for Working in Explosive Environments

    Evolution (Electronic Security Systems) has become one of few companies operating in the United Kingdom's security sector to receive CompEX certification for the installation and maintenance of systems in potentially explosive environments.

  •  (photo: University of Northampton)
    Bodet Ltd  - 10.04.2017, 14:31

    University of Northampton Upgrades NMC Competency Test Centre

    The University of Northampton has re-opened its Competency Test Centre for overseas candidates sitting Part 2 of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) test of competence in a new state-of-the-art facility.

  • Raption 50: modular architecture for quicker EV charging. (photo: eVolt)
    SWARCO Traffic  - 10.04.2017, 12:41

    UK EV Charging Set for Major Acceleration

    UK electrical vehicle (EV) charging business eVolt has launched the Raption 50 - a third-generation rapid charger that uses modular power technology for enhanced reliability and performance.

  • Peter Boucher. (photo: )
    Excalibur Communications  - 10.04.2017, 12:58

    Excalibur Communications Appoints CEO

    Peter Boucher has been appointed CEO of progressive UK-based ICT solutions provider, Excalibur Communications.

  •  (photo: WPS Parking Systems BV)
    WPS Parking Systems BV  - 06.04.2017, 16:35

    WPS Announces Senior Hire

    WPS has further strengthened its servicing team with the appointment of Mike Allen as National Service Manager in the UK.

  • Jet Towel hand dryers are part of a donation made by Mitsubishi Electric to Girlguiding Guessens District, who are rebuilding their 90 year old hut in Welwyn Garden City. (photo: Mitsubishi Electric)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 06.04.2017, 16:20

    Supporting Girlguiding in Welwyn Garden City

    Jet Towel hand dryers are part of a donation made by Mitsubishi Electric to Girlguiding Guessens District, who are rebuilding their 90 year old hut in Welwyn Garden City, 25 miles north of the centre of London.

  •  (photo: Xylem, Inc.)
    Xylem Inc  - 05.04.2017, 14:43

    e-MP Series Multistage Pump

    Xylem Inc. is introducing the Lowara e-MP Series, a line of highly efficient and flexible multistage ring section pumps that deliver powerful solutions for diverse applications in the industrial, utility, agricultural and building services segments.

  • Martin Usher, managing director of Grotech Production (far right) receives the Rising star award at the Humber Renewables Awards. (photo: Grotech Productions Ltd)
    Grotech Production  - 04.04.2017, 19:38

    An Emerging Star

    Contract manufacturer Grotech Production has been named "Rising Star" at the Humber Renewables Awards for its commitment to promoting sustainability across its business.

  •  (photo: IDEXX Laboratories)
    IDEXX Laboratories  - 04.04.2017, 19:13

    UK Acceptance for Pseudomonas Testing in Drinking Water

    IDEXX announces today that the Pseudalert® test for the 24 hour detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa) has been accepted by the UK Standing Committee of Analysts (SCA) for the analysis of drinking water.

  • Dirk Bremm. (photo: BASF SE)
    BASF SE  - 03.04.2017, 17:44

    New President for BASF’s Coatings Division

    BASF confirms the appointment of Dirk Breem as president of its Coatings division on 1 April. He succeeds Dr. Markus Kamieth who has joined the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE.

  •  (photo: Excalibur Communications)
    Excalibur Communications  - 03.04.2017, 14:53

    Acquisition of Support Services Division of Ntegra

    Excalibur Communications has strengthened its position as a complete communications and IT partner by acquiring the Support Services division of Ntegra, a Newbury-based consultancy.

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    Electronics For Imaging Inc  - 01.04.2017, 19:53

    EFI Front End Puts Kibosh on Proliferation of Fake News Printing

    EFI™ has raised the bar on its line of Fiery Digital Front Ends (DFEs) with the launch of an intuitive system that scrubs the growing scourge of fake news that plagues printing jobs and personal news feeds.

  • Nicole Ballantyne of Jumpstart.   (photo: Jumpstart)
    Jumpstart UK  - 01.04.2017, 19:11

    Creatives Failing to Benefit from UK R&D Tax Credits

    The creative sector contributes £84.1 billion annually to the UK economy but some of the most talented intellectually are failing to capitalise on government funding, according to research and development (R&D) tax credits specialists, Jumpstart.

  • Warehouse safety flooring. (photo: Stonhard UK)
    Stonhard (UK) Ltd  - 01.04.2017, 16:35

    Industrial Flooring Installation

    Jarden Plastic Solutions (JPS) who operate from a 5,500 square metre site in Christchurch, Dorset, have selected Stonhard UK to supply and install industrial flooring during the expansion of their manufacturing facility.

  • Groundwork London brings the social benefits of re-use to five housing estates in London.  (photo: Groundwork London)
    Groundwork London  - 01.04.2017, 15:34

    Social Housing Re-Use Implementation Guide and Toolkit

    A new implementation guide and toolkit have been launched on bringing the social benefits of re-use to housing estates.

  • The Model 88™ sectional drain cleaner in operation.  (photo: General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 30.03.2017, 17:31

    Drain Cleaning Made Easy

    General Pipe Cleaners new Model 88™ sectional drain cleaner has been designed to facilitate drain cleaning tasks.

  • Timebox: automating the clocking procedure saves time for employees and prevents abuse associated with paper-based time sheets. (photo: Bodet UK)
    Bodet Ltd  - 30.03.2017, 17:11

    Versatile New Time Management System for Small Businesses

    International workforce management specialists Bodet have developed the new Timebox, a sophisticated yet cost effective time and attendance monitoring system specifically designed for organisations of up to 100 employees.

  • Jet Towel Slims are hands-in dryers that use cutting edge technology to provide quiet, fast, hygienic and energy efficient operation. (photo: Mitsubishi Electric)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 30.03.2017, 15:50

    Enhancing the Magic of the Movies

    A cinema that wished to ensure hand dryers in its public bathrooms were ultra-quiet, selected Mitsubishi Electric to deliver a solution.

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    Jumpstart UK  - 30.03.2017, 15:24

    Post-Article 50 R&D 'Labour Pains' for UK

    Britain’s departure from the EU will intensify skills shortages and make it harder to carry out research and development in the UK, according to R&D tax credit specialist Jumpstart.

  •  (photo: The Firm Awards)
    Compass Group PLC  - 30.03.2017, 12:59

    Rewarding Apprenticeship Strategy

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has been selected for the "Best Emerging Talent Strategy" award at this year's The Firm Awards.

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    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 30.03.2017, 11:10

    Helping Uxbridge College Pass its Security Test

    A sophisticated integrated access control and CCTV solution is playing a key role in managing the safety and security of students, staff and visitors at a leading further education college in Uxbridge and Hayes.

  •  (photo: LeFonti Awards)
    ISS Facility Services  - 30.03.2017, 10:46

    Innovation & Leadership in Global Facility Management

    ISS has been recognised for excellence in facility services at the 2017 Le Fonti Awards ceremony in Hong Kong.

  • (l: to R): Representing FCC Environmental Services - Tony Emilio (Director of Municipal Services), Aurelio Blasco (President), Inigo Sanz (CEO); City of Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Erik Wilson City of Dallas Deputy Mayor Pro Tem. (photo: FCC Environmental Services)
    FCC Group  - 29.03.2017, 17:02

    FCC Inaugurates Dallas Materials Recycling Facility

    FCC has officially inaugurated Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in the city of Dallas, Texas. The event was attended by the Mayor of Dallas, Mike Rawlings, as well as representatives from municipal authorities.

  • (Photography by Rafa Korszu). (photo: Rafa Korszu)
    Jabil Circuit, Inc  - 29.03.2017, 16:37

    Optimizing Energy Efficiency

    Jabil Circuit announces today that it has initiated a collaboration with Micello, the leading global provider of indoor maps, to provide a new visual interface for tracking and optimizing energy efficiency within buildings and other indoor facilities.

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    NG Bailey  - 29.03.2017, 13:40

    A Smarter Conference and Events Facility

    NG Bailey’s IT Services division has completed a £1.2 million infrastructure contract which equips the newly expanded Belfast Waterfront conference and entertainment venue with smart building connectivity, security and safety, enabling a world-class visitor experience.

  •  (photo: Sheffield Mutual)
    Commercial Property Partners  - 29.03.2017, 13:17

    Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society Contract

    Commercial Property Partners (CPP) has been awarded a contract to provide property and asset management services to a large portfolio of properties owned by Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society across the UK.

  • İlkin Alpay sings at Carnegie Hall. (photo: Carnegie Hall)
    Siemens AG  - 28.03.2017, 17:06

    Delivering Safety and Sustainability at Carnegie Hall

    ​As part of the Studio Towers renovations to New York's iconic 19th century Carnegie Hall concert venue, Siemens installed life safety systems and building automation.

  • Pictured in photo from left: Neil Berrisford, Operations Director and Ben Richards, Extinguisher Technician, Tecserv UK. (photo: Tecserv UK)
    BigChange Apps  - 28.03.2017, 15:28

    Tecserv Rolls Out 3 in 1 In-vehicle Technology

    Fire and security specialist Tecserv UK has installed an all-in-one Vehicle Tracking solution from mobile workforce management specialist BigChange across its entire fleet of vans.

  • Print Guardian allows remote access from tablet devices. (photo: Octink)
    A.E.Tyler Limited  - 28.03.2017, 14:15

    W2P Solution for the Construction Industry

    Octink is pleased to announce the launch of Print Guardian, a bespoke Web-To-Print (W2P) solution developed in-house and targeted at the construction industry.

  • Waleed Eltayib. (photo: Axis Security)
    Axis Security Services  - 28.03.2017, 10:36

    Key Appointment at Axis Security

    Axis Security has appointed Waleed Eltayib as Key Account Director.

  •  (photo: Chubb Fire & Security Limited)
    Chubb Systems Limited  - 27.03.2017, 15:54

    New Website to Help UK Employers Manage Risk

    Chubb Fire & Security's newly re-launched website focuses on providing a better customer journey with easy access to key product and industry resources.

  •  (photo: Rentokil Initial)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 27.03.2017, 15:28

    The Rise of the Rats

    A new interactive project from pest control experts Rentokil demonstrates how a single pair of rats can produce almost half a billion descendants in only three years.

  • (Photography by Remy Gabalda). (photo: Remy Gabalda)
    FCC Group  - 27.03.2017, 14:13

    Airbus Group Environmental Management Contract

    Airbus Group has awarded FCC Ámbito, a subsidiary of FCC Group, the contract for the environmental management of three new plants for Airbus Defence and Space and Airbus Operations.

  • (Left to Right) Robert Baker, FWC Secretary Beryl Murray, Scott Smith FWC Executive. (photo: Art Cleaning)
    News Editor  - 24.03.2017, 09:16

    Window Cleaner of the Year

    Robert Baker 66, from Walsall, has been presented with the UK’s "Window Cleaner of the Year" award at a ceremony during the 2017 edition of the UK's largest cleaning event.

  • (Photography by Benjamin Earwicker). (photo: Benjamin Earwicker )
    Ecolab Inc  - 22.03.2017, 21:01

    Ecolab in Water Risk Tool Collaboration with Trucost and Microsoft

    Cloud and IoT connectivity and machine learning capabilities in pipeline for The Water Risk Monetizer—industry’s first publicly available financial modeling tool for factoring-in current and future water risks.

  • (Photography by Glenluwin). (photo: Glenluwin)
    Groundwork London  - 22.03.2017, 16:25

    Launch of Social Housing Re-Use Toolkit

    On Wednesday 29th March Groundwork London will launch a new Toolkit and Implementation Guide on bringing the social benefits of re-use to housing estates at a panel event in Hammersmith.

  •  (photo: eVolt UK)
    SWARCO Traffic  - 22.03.2017, 15:39

    Embracing EVs

    eVolt and National Grid believe that business owners can have a significant impact on the number of drivers converting to electric vehicles (EVs) by simply giving employees access to charge points at work.

  •  (photo: FCC Group)
    FCC Group  - 22.03.2017, 15:07

    Handover of EnviRecover Energy-from-Waste (EfW) Facility

    FCC’s ninth Energy-from-Waste facility is now fully operational following the official handover of the EnviRecover Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facility to Mercia Waste Management.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 21.03.2017, 21:44

    MoU Between ISS and Barclays

    ISS and Barclays have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) over the extension of the facility services provider's largest global contract.

  •  (photo: Chubb Systems Limited)
    Chubb Systems Limited  - 20.03.2017, 13:54

    Securing Early English Written Law

    Chubb Fire & Security Limited has installed a security intruder alarm system designed specifically for sensitive environments into Rochester Cathedral to secure some of the UK’s oldest and most important artefacts.

  •  (photo: Firex International)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 20.03.2017, 12:29

    Baldwin Boxall at Firex 2017

    At this year’s Firex exhibition, Baldwin Boxall is looking forward to showing the new VIGIL3 voice alarm products, touchscreen microphone, VIGIL Eclipse4 and moisture proof disabled toilet alarm kit to visitors.

  •  (photo: Seeley International)
    Seeley International  - 20.03.2017, 11:50

    Seeley International-ASHRAE Falcon Chapter Seminar

    Australia’s biggest air conditioning and ducted gas heating manufacturer, Seeley International, will be hosting a seminar on “Fresh air precooling through Dew point coolers” for 100 members of ASRAE's UAE Falcon Chapter on 28 March.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 16.03.2017, 12:40

    Expansion of Lime Venue Portfolio

    Lime Venue Portfolio has added Twycross Zoo and Edgbaston Priory Club to its leisure venue division, expanding the group to over 90 unique and unusual venues across the UK.

  • Pam director, Stephen Minning. (photo: Pam Wayfinding)
    Pam Wayfinding  - 15.03.2017, 23:56

    Pam to Join elevate61, Sponsored by WeWork

    Pam Wayfinding – a Sydney-based technology company that makes wayfinding simple – is one of just six Australian start-ups selected to take part in this year’s highly competitive elevate61 accelerator program, designed to help participants fast track their growth into the United States.

  •  (photo: EUMETSAT )
    Serco Group Plc  - 15.03.2017, 17:58

    EUMETSAT Contract for Serco

    Serco has been awarded a new contract by the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological satellites (EUMETSAT) to continue managing operations for the Meteosat series of geostationary meteorological satellites.

  •  (photo: Bodet)
    Bodet Ltd  - 15.03.2017, 17:42

    New Range of Stylish Eco-Friendly Digital Clocks

    International time measurement and management specialist Bodet has just launched Style II, a brand new range of ultra slim, flush mounted, eco-compatible digital clocks.

  •  (photo: Handy AV)
    Handy AV  - 15.03.2017, 16:27

    Handy AV Strengthen UK Sales Team

    Specialist AV integrators Handy AV have expanded their technical sales team with the appointment of Laurence Downs.

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    Solution House Software  - 15.03.2017, 15:47

    Spearheading UK Expansion Post-Brexit

    Cape Town-based software and solutions developer Solution House Software has officially partnered with IT holding company Dynamic Technology Holdings (DTH) in the UK as both companies accelerate their expansion into the post-Brexit UK market.

  •  (photo: WPS Parking Systems BV)
    WPS Parking Systems BV  - 15.03.2017, 14:04

    Next-generation Parking Technology for Celtic Manor

    WPS, one of the UK’s leading parking equipment manufacturers, has won a second contract to provide its ParkAdvance™ technology at the prestigious Celtic Manor Resort in Newport.

  • Mitie will deliver a forensic medical service for Leicestershire Police: screening, assessing and treating people who are in police custody within a safe, clinical environment. (photo: )
    Mitie Group PLC  - 15.03.2017, 12:42

    Leicestershire Police Contract

    Mitie’s Care & Custody Health business has been awarded a new £2.4 million contract to deliver a forensic medical service with Leicestershire Police.

  •  (photo: Ethisphere Institute)
    Ecolab Inc  - 14.03.2017, 17:16

    One of the "World’s Most Ethical Companies"

    Ecolab has been recognized as one of the "World’s Most Ethical Companies" by the Ethisphere Institute for the eleventh consecutive year.

  •  (photo: IFMA)
    International Facility Management Association (IFMA)  - 14.03.2017, 16:43

    Announcing World Workplace Europe

    The International Facility Management Association (IFMA), the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and IFMA Sweden have collaborated to bring World Workplace to Europe.

  • John Williams, Luceco’s Group Specification Director in front of the Wall of Ambassadors.  (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 14.03.2017, 16:25

    Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) are proud to announce that Luceco have become a Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador.

  •  (photo: Intratone)
    Intratone/Cogelec SAS  - 14.03.2017, 12:57

    New Intercom System with Pre-paid 3G Communications

    Intratone, one of Europe’s largest access control specialists, has launched Intracall, a new one-way intercom system that includes a pre-paid, 3G communications module with 15 years of unlimited audio communications.

  •  (photo: Ecological Building Systems)
    Ecological Building Systems  - 13.03.2017, 15:35

    The UK's First CLT Masterclass

    Sustainable building products and Passivhaus project supplier, Ecological Building Systems, will bring together experts from across Europe on Thursday 11th May 2017 to hold the UK’s first ever masterclass in Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) design and construction.

  • Example of indigenous architecture. (Photography by Fanny Schertzer). (photo: Fanny Schertzer)
    ISS Facility Services  - 13.03.2017, 15:00

    Supporting an Indigenous Cleaning Company

    ISS Australia's support for a cleaning start-up in Queensland is helping to 'close the gap' for the state's Lockhart River indigenous community.

  • (Left to right) Martin Port, CEO at BigChange with an Impra-Gas technician and BBC Apprentice Winner Joseph Valente, Founder of ImpraGas.  (photo: Big Change)
    BigChange Apps  - 11.03.2017, 15:46

    Digital Transformation for Thousands of Service Engineers

    Mobile workforce management specialist BigChange is to supply its three-in-one JobWatch platform to more than 5,000 mobile technicians employed by leading companies in the facilities management sector.

  •  (photo: Wrightstyle)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 11.03.2017, 15:17

    Fire-rated Glazing System for Theatreland Offices

    Advanced glazing systems supplier Wrightstyle has completed a prestigious project in the heart of London's West End Theatreland.

  • Swanwick: one of NATS’ main Air Traffic Control centres. (photo: NATS/EMCOR UK)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 03.03.2017, 17:18

    NATS FM Contract Extension for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK is delighted to announce that long-standing customer NATS, provider of air traffic control services in the UK, has awarded the company a three year contract extension to continue performing comprehensive facilities management services.

  • GU24 LED keyless LAM. (photo: EPCO)
    Engineered Products Company (EPCO)  - 06.03.2017, 23:57

    LED Lamp Holders for Commercial, Industrial & Residential Applications

    Engineered Products Company (EPCO) today announces the introduction of its new GU24 LED Lamp Holders which come with a 9-watt bi-pin LED lamp and polycarbonate diffuser.

  •  (photo: Singy)
    CBRE Group  - 09.03.2017, 09:46

    Better Outlook for U.S. Commercial Real Estate

    The prospect of increased U.S. economic growth combined with less regulation, means investor sentiment for commercial real estate investment is more positive than last year, according to the CBRE Americas Investor Intentions Survey 2017.

  • Raising the roof: Poole Hospital’s outpatient department following the refurbishment. (photo: Kemper System)
    Kemper System  - 06.03.2017, 23:38

    Curing Roof Ailments at Poole Hospital

    An odourless, solvent-free waterproofing membrane from manufacturer Kemper System has been used to refurbish the roof of Poole Hospital’s outpatient department in Southern England.

  • Chrissie Gale, CEO, Manufactured Yorkshire. (photo: Manufactured Yorkshire)
    Manufactured Yorkshire  - 08.03.2017, 22:42

    Manufactured Yorkshire

    Manufactured Yorkshire has teamed up with Made in Yorkshire to provide all year support for the county's manufacturing sector.

  •  (photo: Leewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust)
    Interserve PLC  - 01.03.2017, 09:40

    Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Contract Extension

    Interserve has been awarded a two-year account extension with the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust.

  • Artists rendering of the UAE Pavillion at Expo 2020 Dubai. (photo: Expo 2020 Dubai Bureau/FM Magazine (GCC Edition)/dmg events)
    Carillion PLC  - 03.03.2017, 10:59

    £490 Million Expo 2020 Dubai Contract for Al Futtaim Carillion

    Joint Venture to deliver flagship "Theme Districts and Public Realm" works.

  •  (photo: Chubb Systems)
    Chubb Systems Limited  - 08.03.2017, 21:08

    Smarter Security Management

    Chubb will be showcasing its smart security management software, along with its extensive range of fire safety and security solutions at Data Centre World on 15-16 March at Excel, London.

  •  (photo: Ian Williams Limited)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 28.02.2017, 14:09

    A New Integrated IT Solution for Maintenance

    Ian Williams has launched a new mobile asset management solution, IWSYS, in a bid to provide clients a more streamlined proactive and responsive maintenance strategy.

  •  (photo: Horizon Services, Inc.)
    Sun Capital Partners  - 07.03.2017, 23:58

    Acquisition of Horizon Services, Inc.

    Sun Capital Partners today announced that an affiliate has completed the acquisition of premier residential provider of plumbing, heating and air conditioning services, Horizon Services.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 08.03.2017, 22:00

    Are You Ready for BIM?

    The LIA in association with the Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation (YPO) are inviting companies in the United Kingdom to attend BIM Initiative Day on 28 March which will focus on the impact of on the emerging technology on working environments.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster Global)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 28.02.2017, 12:56

    Transforming an Abandoned Urban Mall

    ServiceMaster has announced the selection of Flintco LLC as general contractor for the renovation and construction of its new global headquarters in downtown Memphis.

  • Ribbon cutting: Lord Mayor, Councillor George Metcalfe, Lady Mayoress Lillian Metcalfe and David Austin, Serco. (Photographyby Helen Milward). (photo: Helen Milward)
    Serco Group Plc  - 02.03.2017, 12:49

    Official Opening of Canterbury Waste Depot

    The Right Worshipful, The Lord Mayor of Canterbury, Councillor George Metcalfe, this week officially cut the ribbon to open a new waste depot built by Serco to support its waste collection services for Canterbury residents.

  • Debbie White. (photo: Interserve plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 07.03.2017, 16:54

    Debbie White Appointed Interserve CEO

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, announces the appointment of Debbie White as Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 September 2017.

  • From L-R: ABM UK managing director, Andy Donnell, and ABM Critical Solutions' managing director, David Hogg. (photo: ABM UK)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 28.02.2017, 12:42

    ABM UK Acquires Data Centre Healthcare Specialist, 8 Solutions

    ABM’s UK business and industry group has announced the acquisition of the UK's leading provider of specialist technical cleaning and data centre healthcare services, 8 Solutions.

  •  (photo: Swarco )
    SWARCO Traffic  - 07.03.2017, 16:34

    Helping to Reduce Bridge Strikes at a London Hotspot

    Six full colour full matrix electronic warning signs from SWARCO Traffic have helped Network Rail and Transport for London (TfL) to slash the number of oversized lorries hitting a notorious railway bridge on London’s South Circular by more than a third.

  •  (photo: BOC Healthcare)
    BOC Healthcare  - 08.03.2017, 17:01

    Healthcare Gas Training and Risk Specialist Opportunity (UK)

    BOC Healthcare is looking to appoint a dynamic holder of an NHC Engineering (or equivalent) qualification as a training and risk specialist.

  •  (photo: Apriva, ForeUP)
    Apriva LLC  - 28.02.2017, 13:00

    Putting Golf Course Payment on a Par

    Apriva are pleased to announce they are partnering with provider of innovative golf management and marketing systems foreUP to deliver EMV-ready payment solutions for the entire golf course.

  • (Photography by Julia Freeman-Woolpert). (photo: Julia Freeman-Woolpert)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 09.03.2017, 10:24

    Global Business Collaboration First for EMCOR UK

    EMCOR UK has become one of only six companies in the world - and the first facilities management (FM) service provider, to achieve ISO 44001 International Standard for Collaborative Business Relationships certification.

  • The company’s new KD Series of industrial generators. (photo: Kohler Co.)
    The Kohler Co.  - 27.02.2017, 21:49

    Reducing Industrial Diesel Generator Emissions

    Kohler recently introduced an all-new range of large diesel industrial generators targeted to emergency and prime applications in the healthcare, datacenter, water treatment, oil and gas, mining, and telecommunications industries. The company’s new KD Series of industrial generators is available globally.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 27.02.2017, 16:06

    Refocusing on the Middle East

    The Middle East is an important export market for UK lighting companies, and even more so following the Brexit referendum. As a Department for International Trade Challenge Partner, The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) will be return to Light Middle East from 17-19 October.

  •  (photo: Aramark Corporation)
    Aramark Corporation  - 07.03.2017, 01:53

    FORTUNE's 'World Most Admired Companies' 2017

    Aramark has again been named as one of FORTUNE Magazine's World’s Most Admired Companies.

  • (Photography by Andy Langdell). (photo: Andy Langdell)
    Grotech Production  - 27.02.2017, 13:51

    From One Train to Another...

    Although exporting to the Middle East can be challenging at the best of times, one company refused to allow complex transportation routes and customs red tape to get in its way.

  •  (photo: Excalibur Communications)
    Excalibur Communications  - 24.02.2017, 12:20

    Top 100 Best Small Company to Work For

    Excalibur Communications of Swindon has achieved the maximum 3-Star rating in the annual Sunday Times "Best Companies" survey.

  •  (photo: MAPS)
    Ian Williams Limited  - 23.02.2017, 17:03

    Sharing Skills for A Worthwhile Cause

    One of the UK’s largest painting and decorating companies recently donated materials and a week of apprentice painter Joshua Reid’s time to spruce up the offices of Sutton-based youth mentoring charity, MAPS.

  •  (photo: Emcor Group, Inc.)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 23.02.2017, 13:48

    EMCOR Reports Record Q4 Revenues

    EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2016. For the fourth quarter of 2016, net income from continuing operations attributable to EMCOR was $42.2 million, or $0.69 per diluted share, compared to $50.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2015.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 23.02.2017, 13:16

    Positive Q4 Results from ServiceMaster

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SERV), today announced unaudited fourth-quarter and full year 2016 results. For the fourth-quarter, the company reported a year-over-year revenue increase of 5 percent.

  •  (photo: Rentokil Initial)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 23.02.2017, 11:23

    Strong Organic Growth from Rentokil Initial

    Rentokil Initial has announced strong growth in its Preliminary Results for the year ended 31 December 2016, following a series of acquisitions.

  • (Photography by Mark Csabai). (photo: Mark Csabai)
    ISS Facility Services  - 22.02.2017, 16:41

    Global Biotech Contract for ISS

    ISS has won a five-year contract with a phased-in commencement from 1 June 2017 which builds on its existing customer relationship with global biotechnology company, Shire.

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    Dynamic Visual Technologies  - 22.02.2017, 15:32

    National Software Testing Conference Sponsorship

    South Africa and UK-based software and solutions company DVT will be a Gold level sponsor at the 2017 National Software Testing Conference in London, continuing its expansion into the post-Brexit UK market.

  •  (photo: MindShare Design, Inc.)
    MindShare Design Inc.  - 22.02.2017, 17:01

    Acquisition of Work-Order Management Software Provider

    MindShare Design has acquired rapidly growing leader in computerized maintenance management software (CMMS), WorkStraight.

  •  (photo: Service Works Group)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 22.02.2017, 12:22

    Service Works Recruits Group CIO

    Service Works Group (SWG) has announced the appointment of new board member, Richard Newell.

  •  (photo: Business Continuity Institute (BCI), British Standards Institute (BSI))
    Business Continuity Institute (BCI)  - 21.02.2017, 16:28

    Topping the Agenda

    Digital threats including cyber attacks, data breaches and network outages continue to be the greatest concern to businesses according to research published today by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) in association with BSI.

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    Vital Energi  - 21.02.2017, 15:45

    H&V News Awards Shortlisting

    The University of St Andrews’ £20 million Guardbridge Biomass Energy Centre has proven popular with awards judges recently and Vital Energi are delighted to announce it has been named as a finalist at the H&V News Awards 2017.

  • (Left to right) In front of Strand Group’s HQ on the Isle of Man: Gill Young,  Finance Director Strand Group, Andrew Isaac Finance Director Prospero, James Pettigrew Managing Director Prospero, and John Hellowell Chairman Strand Group. (photo: Prospero Group)
    Prospero Group  - 21.02.2017, 14:57

    Acquisition of Strand Group

    Offshore facilities services provider Prospero Holdings Limited has taken over Isle of Man-based Strand Group.

  • Bright spark: Jimin Jeonand after being presented with her prize by LIA CEO, Steve Davies. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 20.02.2017, 18:52

    Delight in Light

    The winner of the "Delight in Light" competition which heralded the most innovative lighting designer in 2015-16, was announced as Jimin Jeon from Northumbria University at a ceremony on 31st January 2017.

  •  (photo: BASF)
    BASF SE  - 20.02.2017, 12:19

    In Every Gardener There is a Child

    The first school experiment to test if plant cuttings build roots in zero gravity has been sent to the International Space Station (ISS).

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    Compass Group PLC  - 20.02.2017, 11:42

    Spurs Catering Contract

    Levy Restaurants UK has been awarded a ten-year contract to be the official catering partner for leading Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur FC at its new £750m stadium, which is due to open in 2018.

  • (Photography by Alberto Romanos). (photo: Alberto Romanos)
    Interserve PLC  - 20.02.2017, 11:11

    Glasgow Energy from Waste (EfW) Project Update

    Interserve today provides an update on its exited Energy from Waste (EfW) business and on certain financing arrangements, prior to announcing its Preliminary Results on 28th February 2017.

  •  (photo: Service Works Group)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 20.02.2017, 10:43

    Optimising Healthcare Estates Through Technology

    Service Works Group (SWG) has launched a new white paper examining the impact of transformative technology on healthcare estate management.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster Global)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 18.02.2017, 02:06

    Peter L. Cella Appointed to ServiceMaster Board

    ServiceMaster has announced the appointment of Peter L. Cella to its board of directors.

  • Jim Anderson, EPCO's new president:
    Engineered Products Company (EPCO)  - 16.02.2017, 16:16

    Jim Anderson Appointed President of Engineered Products Company

    Engineered Products Company (EPCO), a supplier of specialty lighting and wiring consumable products for electrical contractors, announces that it has appointed Jim Anderson as its next president effective immediately.

  •  (photo: LifeDojo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 16.02.2017, 14:15

    New Digital Investments

    Sodexo announces that its strategic venture capital vehicle, Sodexo Ventures, has invested in two, innovative, digital companies in the United States and France.

  •  (photo: Aramark Corporation)
    Aramark Corporation  - 16.02.2017, 13:15

    Driving Innovation

    Aramark is positioning its facilities management expertise to drive innovation and service excellence across its portfolio. The company is also announcing a U.S. joint-venture with integrated facilities management (IFM) company, CarterBrothers.

  •  (photo: Project Wet Foundation)
    Ecolab Inc  - 16.02.2017, 12:07

    Supporting Water Education in Germany

    Ecolab and the Project WET Foundation have launched a water-focused educational initiative targeted at Germany and other German-speaking regions.

  • London North West Healthcare is one of the largest integrated care Trusts in the United Kingdom, bringing together hospital and community services across the boroughs of Brent, Ealing and Harrow. (photo: )
    Compass Group PLC  - 15.02.2017, 14:01

    London NW Healthcare NHS Trust Contract

    Medirest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is to streamline its outsourced Soft Facilities Management (FM) services across its hospital and community sites, after securing a five-year contract worth an estimated £19 million annually with one of the largest integrated healthcare Trusts in the United Kingdom.

  • (Photography by Elliott Brown). (photo: Elliott Brown)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 15.02.2017, 10:56

    Severn Trent TFM Contract for EMCOR UK

    Leading facilities management provider EMCOR UK is delighted to announce it has been awarded a contract by water utilities company Severn Trent to provide total facilities management (TFM) services.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 14.02.2017, 17:29

    Join Industry Leaders at this Year’s LIA Sailing Regatta

    Back for its fourth year, The Lighting Industry Sailing Regatta is the perfect way to get to know clients and colleagues better and to network with other industry professionals.

  •  (photo: UPVC Maintenance Supplies)
    UPVC Maintenance Supplies  - 14.02.2017, 16:59

    25th Anniversary Product Catalogue

    UPVC Maintenance Supplies is celebrating its quadranscentennial anniversary with a new product catalogue which is described as a "labour of love" by marketing manager, Janet Webster.

  • Multimaster functionality: the 5th generation HYDROVAR permits individual pump control in the event of sensor inactivity or failure. (photo: Xylem, Inc.)
    Xylem Inc  - 14.02.2017, 14:53

    Xylem Presents Building Services Solutions at ISH 2017

    Xylem is showcasing new energy efficient water system solutions for residential and commercial building applications at the world’s biggest trade fair for bathroom design, energy efficient HVAC, and renewable energies in Frankfurt.

  • Live map (indoors). (photo:
    Lighthouse Inc  - 14.02.2017, 14:36

    Start-up Funding for FM App Developer

    Lighthouse, the developer of an app that leverages intelligent Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and Bluetooth beacons for facilities management, has received $1.25 million of seed capital from real estate technology venture capital firm Tamarisc.

  •  (photo: Hammersmith & Fulham Council)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 14.02.2017, 12:33

    Scaling New Heights

    Mitie client, Hammersmith & Fulham (H&F) Council, has welcomed the deployment of innovative drone technology for housing stock surveys and inspections.

  • Todd Voth, FAIA. (photo: Populous, Inc.)
    Populous Inc  - 13.02.2017, 22:39

    Todd Voth Elevated to Fellow of the American Institute of Architects

    Populous is proud to announce that founder and Senior Principal, Todd Voth, has become a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), following a 35-year career during which he has led the design of 40 convention centers.

  • Sympathetic refurbishment: 71-77 Wigmore Street. (photo: Wrightstyle Ltd)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 13.02.2017, 17:18

    Advanced Window Systems for a Prestigious London Development

    Wrightstyle is supplying advanced window systems for a prestigious mixed use development in central London.

  • Infographic: research indicates that organizations in the US and western Europe tend to have more diverse funding arrangements than those in eastern Europe and Asia. (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG ,  Siemens Financial Services  - 13.02.2017, 16:39

    Finance-enabled Business Models

    A new research paper from Siemens Financial Services (SFS) examines the role of "pay-for-outcomes" financing models in maintaining competitiveness and how hey integrate with "pay-for-use" solutions.

  • (Photography by Blue Frog Robotics). (photo: Blue Frog Robotics)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 13.02.2017, 09:34

    2017 Global Workplace Trends

    A new report from Sodexo reveals how connectivity, innovation and uncertainty are influencing the development of next-generation workplaces where robots will work alongside humans.

  •  (photo: Right Waste, Right Place Ambassador)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 10.02.2017, 10:09

    "Right Waste, Right Place Duty of Care" Campaign First

    EMCOR UK is proud to announce that it has become the first facilities management and sustainable business provider to be recognised as a Campaign Ambassador for the “Right Waste, Right Place Duty of Care” Campaign.

  • Metacrylics roof coating systems reduce energy costs in commercial, industrial and manufacturing applications. (photo: IPS Corporation)
    IPS Corporation  - 09.02.2017, 14:51

    Acquisition of Metacrylics Cool Roof Coatings Company

    IPS Corporation, a leading manufacturer of building and specialty adhesive products, has acquired the Metacrylics roof coatings company, based in Gilroy, California.

  • Cristina Bowerman: delighted to create a
    Autogrill S.p.A.  - 08.02.2017, 14:22

    Celebrating Italian Style

    Autogrill is consolidating its presence at Fiumicino by opening four new foodservice concepts in the new T3 area inaugurated by Aeroporti di Roma in December 2016.

  •  (photo: Allgood Pest Solutions)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 08.02.2017, 13:33

    Acquisition of Atlanta-based Allgood Pest Solutions

    Rentokil Initial has announced the acquisition of Allgood Services of Georgia, Inc (which trades as “Allgood Pest Solutions”) and is ranked at 29th place in PCT Magazine's list of the largest pest control companies in the United States.

  •  (photo: Seeley International)
    Seeley International  - 08.02.2017, 11:23

    Keeping Cool Without Traditional Air Conditioning

    A Derbyshire electronics firm is no longer counting the costs of keeping cool, after installing an evaporative cooling system that allows them to keep servicing clients in the face of sweltering temperatures.

  • Paul Sargent, LIA QA & Training Development Manager (left) and Membership Services Manager Andy Guest, photographed with LIA Commercial Manager, Julie Humpreys. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 08.02.2017, 09:32

    Recognition for LIA Trainers

    Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Quality Assurance and Training Development Manager Paul Sargent and Membership Services Manager Andy Guest, have been recognised for Certificate Programme & Training Practices by The Institute of Training and Occupational Learning (ITOL).

  • The University of Edinburgh's Easter Bush site. (photo: Vital Energi )
    Vital Energi  - 08.02.2017, 08:54

    £9 Million Trigeneration Scheme for Edinburgh's Veterinary Campus

    The University of Edinburgh is set to harness the power of trigeneration in a new £9 million energy project which will revolutionise the way they produce heating, cooling and electricity at their Easter Bush Veterinary Campus.

  •  (photo: Bractlet, Inc.)
    Bractlet Inc  - 07.02.2017, 21:27

    Top Product of the Year Award from Energy Manager Today

    Bractlet, a provider of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) energy analytics platform powered by simulation models, today announced that its Energy to Profits™ software received a Top Product of the Year Award from the Energy Manager Today Awards.

  •  (photo: Grouppe Scutum)
    Morphose Ltd  - 07.02.2017, 20:48

    Delivering Expert Consultancy

    International advisory and brokerage services business Morphose has provided expert consultancy to Active Security and Yeoman Monitoring Services on the sale to French company Scutum Group.

  • Lobby 1 at 77 South Bedford Street. (photo: Móz Metals and Architectural Products )
    Móz Designs  - 07.02.2017, 03:01

    Transforming an Outdated Office Lobby

    A metal wall feature installation has become the new focal point for visitors to the lobby of a 1980s office building in Burlington, Massachusetts.

  • (Photography by Matthew Bowden). (photo: Matthew Bowden)
    ISS Facility Services  - 06.02.2017, 15:58

    Acquisition of Strategic Workplace Management and Design Firm

    ISS has acquired consulting firm SIGNAL which advises clients on harnessing strategic space management and workplace design to improve performance.

  • Winning hearts with his cheerful demeanour: Winston Barrett. (photo: Serco Group plc)
    Serco Group Plc  - 06.02.2017, 15:26

    Global Award for Street Cleaner

    Winston Barrett, a street cleaner in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, has been recognised by Serco with a global award after the company received a flood of nearly 40 letters from local residents commending him for the joyful and conscientious way he goes about his work.

  • April Go (design by Espen Voll, Tore Borgersen & Michael Olofsson) – Easily stackable furniture and planters created to promote social interaction in dynamic city spaces including parks and town squares. (photo: Vestra AS)
    Vestre AS  - 06.02.2017, 13:44

    World's First Nordic Swan Ecolabel-Certified Public Outdoor Bench

    Vestre will be exhibiting nine new products at the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair - the world's largest showcase for Scandinavian furniture, from Tuesday 7 February until Saturday 11 February. These include an innovative Swan Ecolabel-certified bench that fulfils the stringent environmental requirements.

  •  (photo: Interserve PLC)
    Interserve PLC  - 28.02.2017, 14:25

    Annual Results 2016

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, reports its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2016.

  •  (photo: Service Works Group)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 03.02.2017, 16:09

    Launch of Global PPP Survey

    Service Works Group (SWG), has today announced the launch of a new survey, exploring the operational phase of PPP (public-private partnership) projects, in collaboration with leading industry journal, Partnerships Bulletin and its sister publication, P3 Bulletin.

  •  (photo: Xerox Corporation)
    Electronics For Imaging Inc  - 02.02.2017, 17:38

    Partnering to Provide Best-in-Class Digital Front Ends

    Xerox Corporation and Electronics For Imaging (EFI) have today announced a strategic partnership to bring to market a next generation digital front end (DFE) for driving Xerox digital production presses.

  •  (photo: Carillion plc)
    Carillion PLC  - 02.02.2017, 17:01

    Carillion JV in BT Openreach Framework Extension

    Carillion telent has signed a 3-year extension to its framework agreement with BT's Openreach division which is estimated at up to £1.5 billion.

  • Mantle Business Centres took the Officers’ Mess building on in 2013 and transformed it into a state of the art business centre.  (photo: Imperial War Museum)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 02.02.2017, 01:05

    Showing Respect to the Early Jet Fighters

    Six ‘Smart hand dryers’, the hands-under model in the Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel hand dryer range, have been installed throughout the Grade II listed Officers’ Mess building at the IWM (Imperial War Museum) World War II Duxford Airfield in South Cambridgeshire.

  • The Younite Foundation in Kenya. (photo: Younite Foundation)
    Excalibur Communications  - 01.02.2017, 23:57

    Supporting Disadvantaged Children and Young People

    Excalibur Communications is supporting the Younite Foundation which helps disadvantaged children and young people in Swindon and overseas.

  •  (photo: Health & Vitality Honours Awards)
    Compass Group PLC  - 01.02.2017, 09:45

    Health & Vitality Honours

    ESS Support Services Worldwide and Chartwells, both part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, and Mick Hickman MBE, ESS and Chartwells Foodservice and Marketing Director, have been acknowledged at the prestigious Health & Vitality Honours awards ceremony.

  •  (photo: Julie Soefer)
    3form LightArt  - 01.02.2017, 10:05

    Pendant Lights Flourish in Houston Restaurant

    Houston’s Contour Interior Design have taken a fresh approach to hospitality design by using a cluster of eye-catching Blossom pendants from Seattle-based lighting company, LightArt.

  • (Photography by Kenia Castro). (photo: Kenia Castro)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 31.01.2017, 20:22

    Supporting UK Plastic Industry Recycling

    Ecosurety is the latest organisation to sign up to the Plastics Industry Recycling Action Plan (PIRAP), an industry-led strategy for consolidating the plastic packaging value chain.

  •  (photo: Build Magazine)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 31.01.2017, 19:18

    Best UK Construction Trade Association

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) have received the award for Best Construction Industry Trade Association – UK in the 2016 Facilities Management Awards organised by Build Magazine.

  • Battersea Place retirement village. (photo: Bodet Ltd.)
    Bodet Ltd  - 27.01.2017, 15:41

    Staff Self-Service Time Management

    Battersea Place, London’s first luxury retirement village and premier Nursing Facility, has just installed a biometric self-service time and attendance management system.

  •  (photo: Electronics for Imaging, Inc. )
    Electronics For Imaging Inc  - 26.01.2017, 01:38

    Record Fourth Quarter for EFI

    Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), has announced preliminary results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 24.01.2017, 15:06

    New Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) are proud to announce The Worshipful Company of Lightmongers have become a Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador.

  •  (photo: Integrated Systems Europe (ISE Europe))
    Handy AV  - 24.01.2017, 02:56

    HandyLED™ at ISE 2017

    Handy AV will be joining leading AV mounts manufacturer B-Tech to demonstrate their own hardware at ISE 2017.

  • (Phogography by Yuichi). (photo: By Yuichi from Morioka, Japan (Oxford Street - John Lewis) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons)
    Maintenance Management Ltd (MML)  - 23.01.2017, 23:55

    John Lewis Contract Extension for MML

    MML have announced a three-year extension to its maintenance management contract for the John Lewis Partnership.

  • Tracy Carey: tasked with ensuring ABM UK and client environmental performances remain continually above industry standards. (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 18.01.2017, 11:16

    Leading ABM UK's Sustainability Agenda

    ABM has appointed Tracy Carey to its senior leadership team to direct the company's sustainability practices.

  •  (photo: Pressalit Care)
    Pressalit A/S  - 18.01.2017, 04:08

    Height-adjustable Toilet

    An innovative height-adjustable bracket promises to transform the experience of transferring from a wheelchair to the toilet for thousands of frail and disabled users.

  •  (photo: Excalibur Communications, Vodafone)
    Excalibur Communications  - 18.01.2017, 02:23

    Vodafone Total Communications Partner

    Swindon-based Excalibur has achieved the highest possible accreditation with Vodafone to become an elite Total Communications Partner.

  • The Jeddah Tower. (photo: )
    dmg events  - 07.03.2017, 01:30

    KSA Mega-projects Topping Out at US$ 92 Billion

    The scale and cost of numerous on-going projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), are attracting renewed interest from global real estate and construction professionals.

  •  (photo: Interserve plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 17.01.2017, 10:57

    UK Ministry of Justice Contract Extension for Interserve

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been awarded a one year contract extension to provide total facilities management services to the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) in the United Kingdom.

  •  (photo: Lord Noon Awards)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 16.01.2017, 11:10

    Lord Noon Award for Mitie Director

    Gary Zetter, Director of Apprentices & Sustainability for Mitie’s technical facilities management business, has been presented with the Noon Award at the prestigious Global Equality & Diversity (GED) Conference Awards.

  • The opening ceremony. (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 15.01.2017, 22:58

    Inauguration of HVACR Expo Saudi 2017

    Mazen bin Mohammed Battarjee, Vice Chairman of the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, officially inaugurated the 2nd HVACR Expo Saudi at the Jeddah Centre for Forums and Events this afternoon.

  •  (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 15.01.2017, 14:21

    FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo Debut in Jeddah

    FM EXPO Saudi 2017 and Saudi Clean Expo opened its doors to thousands of visitors today as industry professionals turned out in force to learn more about this growing industry.

  •  (photo: Brunel University)
    Compass Group PLC  - 13.01.2017, 14:40

    £60 Million Brunel University Contract for Chartwells

    Brunel University London has awarded Compass Group UK & Ireland’s specialist provider of catering to the education sector, Chartwells, the biggest single site foodservice contract to come to the higher education market in recent years.

  • Satvir Bungar: already making a
    BDO LLP  - 12.01.2017, 14:53

    Satvir Bungar Becomes Managing Director of BDO's M&A Division

    Satvir Bungar who heads up BDO's national facilities management sector group, has been appointed Managing Director of the partnership's mergers and acquisitions team in Birmingham.

  •  (photo: Carrier Corporation)
    dmg events  - 12.01.2017, 13:40

    Meeting Saudi Energy Challenges

    Carrier, one of the first HVAC companies to establish itself in Saudi Arabia, discusses the Kingdom's air conditioning market and its decision to sponsor this year's HVACR Expo Saudi, with dmg events.

  • (Photograph: Toyota Motor Corporation). (photo: Toyota Motor Corporation)
    Ecolab Inc  - 11.01.2017, 23:57

    Ecolab Enhances Automotive Coating Capabilities

    Ecolab has acquired Abednego Environmental Services which provides chemistry, know-how and service solutions to help automotive customers achieve superior outcomes in their paint operations.

  • Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. (photo: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 11.01.2017, 13:30

    Studying Front-line Employee Health

    Sodexo and Harvard University have won a four-year grant from the United States National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to fund research on the connection between the workplace and health outcomes.

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltd/Microsoft)
    Signbox Ltd  - 11.01.2017, 12:32

    Where do you Want to go Today?

    Microsoft UK has refreshed its brand with Signbox architectural signage.

  •  (photo: )
    dmg events  - 11.01.2017, 08:03

    FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo to debut in Jeddah

    FM Expo Saudi 2017 and Saudi Clean Expo will be held at the Jeddah Centre for Forum & Events from 15-17 January as the facilities management market in Saudi Arabia,the largest in the GCC region, is forecast to expand to US$29 billion by 2017.

  •  (photo: Interserve plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 11.01.2017, 07:53

    Corporate Finance Specialist Appointed to Interserve Board

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, is pleased to announce that Gareth Edwards will join the Board from 1 February 2017 as a non-executive director.

  • DocuPRO SCR708 RFID embedded reader on Android-embedded client for Ricoh SOP. (photo: Inepro B.V.)
    Inepro BV  - 10.01.2017, 21:49

    New DocuPRO app for Ricoh SOP

    To offer extra operating options that will enhance your productivity and ease of use, Inepro have developed an embedded solution for Ricoh’s Android-driven tablet-style multifunctional printers with Smart Operation Panel (SOP).

  •  (photo: Lintec Graphic Films)
    Lintec Graphic Films  - 10.01.2017, 21:07

    Acquisition of Lintec Graphic Films

    The LINTEC Corporation of Japan (LINTEC) has acquired UK-based Lintec Graphic Films under an agreement that will transfer ownership of the High Wycombe-based supplier of specialist adhesive materials' share capital to wholly owned subsidiary, LINTEC Europe B.V.

  • Award presentation – Lord Rupert Redesdale, Chairman of the Energy Managers Association. From Aspire Defence Services Limited (left to right) –  Debbie Bennett,  Mitchel Maynard and David Cottage. (photo: Aspire Defence Services Limited )
    Aspire Defence  - 10.01.2017, 11:26

    Improving Water Use on Garrisons

    An innovative water conservation programme carried out by Aspire Defence Services Limited (ADSL) on the Salisbury Plain MoD estate has received a top award, after it identified significant water savings on garrisons equivalent to 1.5 million showers or over 880,000 baths.

  •  (photo: Infomill Ltd)
    Infomill Ltd  - 09.01.2017, 12:22

    New Version of PartsArena Pro App

    Heating engineers across the UK will enjoy a new, updated version of PartsArena Pro from January 2017 as creator, Infomill rolls out its latest improvements to the leading source of heating parts and technical data to over 2,600 licensed users.

  • (Photography by Mihai Eustatiu). (photo: Mihai Eustatiu)
    Interserve PLC  - 09.01.2017, 11:13

    Better Business Performance

    A new study by Interserve finds companies that engage employees more actively in workspace decisions are more productive.

  •  (photo: dmg events)
    dmg events  - 09.01.2017, 10:14

    Focusing on Sustainability

    An estimated 2,500 industry professionals will converge in Jeddah from January 15-17 for the second edition of the Gulf region's largest air-handling and refrigeration event - HVACR Expo Saudi which is organised by dmg events.

  •  (photo: The Kemtah Group, Belcan LLC)
    Belcan LLC  - 06.01.2017, 09:22

    Acquisition of The Kemtah Group

    Belcan, LLC, a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and information technology (IT) services supporting the aerospace, industrial and government services markets, announces it has acquired The Kemtah Group.

  •  (photo: Tudor Contract Cleaners)
    Foresight Group LLP  - 05.01.2017, 13:46

    On the Acquisitions Trail

    Foresight Group continues its streak of deal completions with an investment into soft facilities management provider Tudor Contract Cleaners.

  • The Castaic Lake Hydroelectric Power Plant. (Photography: Los Angeles Department of Water and Power). (photo: Los Angeles Department of Water and Power)
    Torch Marketing  - 05.01.2017, 12:29

    New Critical Infrastructure Protection Event for North America

    Torch Marketing and KNM Media have announced the launch of an important new critical infrastructure protection event for the North American region - Critical Infrastructure and Resilience North America (CIPRNA).

  • General Pipe Cleaners Model DRZ-PH power drain cleaner with variable-speed power cable feed. (photo: General Wire Springs Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 05.01.2017, 00:52

    Quick, Clean, Quiet

    The new Model DRZ-PH power drain cleaner from General Pipe Cleaners offers a quick, clean way to clear clogged sink, tub and laundry drains in 1-1/4" to 3" lines.

  •  (photo: Stonhard UK)
    Stonhard (UK) Ltd  - 04.01.2017, 18:48

    New Stonhard Website

    Stonhard UK, the world’s largest manufacturer and installer of high-quality epoxy and resin seamless flooring, has launched a new website in conjunction with its 25th anniversary

  • (Photography by Hernan Herrero). (photo: Hernan Herrero)
    ISS Facility Services  - 04.01.2017, 11:36

    Innovative Foodservice Delivery

    The Food and Hospitality team at ISS UK were recently recognised for their contributions to innovation in the foodservice industry.

  •  (photo: )
    Carillion PLC  - 04.01.2017, 08:01

    Carillion JV Awarded £160 Million DWTC Contract

    Dubai World Trade Centre has awarded Al Futtaim Carillion (AFC) the contract to deliver Phase 1A6 of ONE CENTRAL, a major integrated real estate development

  • The canalside Fish and Coal Buildings in London's newly fashionable Kings Cross district. (Photography by David Morley Architects). (photo: David Morley Architects)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 03.01.2017, 17:33

    Cooking Up Fish and Coal

    Advanced steel and aluminium glazing specialist Wrightstyle has installed highly-complex systems in an historic London building that will become the creative HQ of the Jamie Oliver Group.

  •  (photo: PartnerSave Limited)
    PartnerSave Limited  - 24.06.2013, 03:44

    The rollover lottery

    “Rollover”  contracts are hardly a mega-jackpot for businesses. A new service has been launched to help businesses avoid the 'rollover-trap' and other contractual lock-ins.

  • (L-R) Dan Murphy (FCC Environment); David Lyon (Edinburgh Council), Councillors Derek Rosie (Midlothian) and Lesley Hinds (Edinburgh), Andy Smith (FCC Environment), Councillor Jim Bryant (Midlothian), Ricky Moffat and John Blair (Midlothian Council). (photo: FCC Environment)
    FCC Group  - 20.12.2016, 23:58

    Work Commences on Edinburgh and Midlothian’s Energy-from-Waste Plant

    FCC Environment, through its subsidiary FCC Environment UK, has started work on a new state-of-the-art energy-from-waste plant serving Edinburgh and Midlothian.

  •  (photo: Andrews Sykes)
    Andrews Sykes  - 27.06.2013, 18:41

    Photo quotation functionality with Andrews Sykes' app

    UK's largest specialist hire company announces free app for facilities managers with building services responsibility.

  •  (photo: PPG Aerospace)
    OCS Group  - 20.12.2016, 10:44

    PPG Aerospace Contract Win

    OCS has been awarded a three-year contract by PPG Aerospace. The contract, which started in October, sees OCS providing security, cleaning and catering at PPG Aerospace’s Shildon site in County Durham.

  • BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 28.06.2013, 17:41

    Planning for future success in facilities management

    The 17th annual British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Ireland Region Conference, sponsored by ARAMARK and H&J Martin Facilities Management, is set to take place at the Belfast Waterfront on 15 November 2013.

  • In the warehouse at PG Group. Left to Right: Avril Elson (CEO) and Malcolm Gough (Systems & Reporting Manager) from PG Group, and Simon Black (MD, SB Software). (photo: SG Software)
    SB Software  - 19.12.2016, 23:56

    SB Software to Operate Across PG Group Vending Machine Estate

    PG Group, the vending operator known for working in partnership with prestigious brands in premium locations throughout the UK, has contracted with SB Software, the makers of Vendmanager, to operate across their machine estate.

  •  (photo: )
    Glowled Limited  - 12.07.2013, 22:49

    Sage UK saves money with ‘green’ lighting

    LED lighting installation at Newcastle results in significant energy savings.

  • Pictured receiving their certificate with LIA CEO, Steve Davies, are Lumenpulse's Peter Ralph, Quality Engineer and Technical Director Steve Poole. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 16.12.2016, 23:20

    LIA Quality Assurance Accreditation

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) are proud to announce their member, Lumenpulse Alphaled, has received LIA Quality Assurance (LIAQA) accreditation for commercial luminaires.

  •  (photo: Research and Markets)
    Research and Markets  - 17.07.2013, 04:24

    New "Facilities Management Outsourcing - Health and Education Markets - UK 2013-2017 Analysis" report available

    Research and Markets announces availability of new report analysing the facilities management outsourcing market within the United Kingdom's health and education sectors.

  •  (photo: Institute for Collaborative Working)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 16.12.2016, 22:48

    Collaboration Awards for EMCOR UK

    Leading facilities management provider EMCOR UK is proud to announce it was presented with two Collaboration Awards from the Institute for Collaborative Working (ICW) at an awards ceremony hosted by Lord Evans of Watford at the House of Lords, London, UK, on 8 December 2016.

  •  (photo: ICS Cool Energy)
    ICS Cool Energy  - 19.07.2013, 20:33

    Temperature control for aquatics

    Temporary process cooling maintains stable aquarium temperatures and ensures a variety of species can survive in the same tank

  •  (photo: Las Vegas Convention Center)
    Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA)  - 16.12.2016, 00:45

    The United States' Most Wired-up Venue?

    Imagine packing the power of fourteen cell towers inside a single convention facility. That’s exactly how the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has retained the technology leadership of the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC).

  • Tom King & Guests (photo:                                 )
    Shield Group  - 19.07.2013, 21:21

    Shield Group hosts Summer Security Conference at The Guildhall

    One of UK’s leading total security solutions providers, The Shield Group, has hosted its inaugural Summer security conference at The Guildhall in London.

  • (Photography: Keith Syvinski). (photo: Keith Syvinski)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 15.12.2016, 16:32

    Differentiating Packaging Fees

    The introduction of new fee scales for producers of harder-to-recycle packaging in many European Union countries, threatens to increase prices for UK producers with overseas markets.

  •  (photo: )
    PartnerSave Limited  - 22.07.2013, 15:52

    Businesses avoid contractual rollovers by registering with Eezi-Watch

    New service helps businesses avoid the 'rollover-trap' and other contractual lock-ins.

  • The Yehudi Menuhin School in Cobham, Surrey. (photo: Kemper System/Yehudi Menuhin School )
    Kemper System  - 15.12.2016, 12:32

    Hitting the Right Note at the Yehudi Menuhin School

    Kemper System’s Kemperol V210 waterproofing membrane has been used to ensure that one of the few buildings to survive the Great Fire of London in 1666 continues to be preserved for future generations as part of a conservation project at 17 Fleet Street.

  •  (photo: Treston Ltd)
    Treston Ltd  - 23.07.2013, 16:21

    Efficient end-of-line packing – the Treston way!

    Multi-configurable packing station solutions for industrial facilites.

  • Office interior design by Lucentia Design. (Photography: Sara Porter). (photo: SARA PORTER)
    Lucentia Design  - 15.12.2016, 12:01

    Innovative Design Solutions

    Lucentia, a Manchester-based design house specialising in bespoke interior solutions, is making its debut appearance at the Surface Design Show 2017 (Stand 270, Business Design Centre, Islington, London – 7th to 9th February, 2017).

  • Photograph Courtesy of Andy Smith, SG Photography & Clive Doyle Photography (photo: Andy Smith, SG Photography & Clive Doyle Photography)
    Amalgam Ltd  - 26.07.2013, 14:55

    A new home for Homelet

    “It’s just not what you’d expect a call centre to look like…”

  • ICC Exhibition Centre. (Photography: Guy Wilkinson Photography). (photo: Guy Wilkinson Photography)
    HASSELL + Populous  - 15.12.2016, 11:21

    Showcasing Sydney to the World

    Spread over 250,000 square metres in the heart of Sydney, ICC Sydney at Darling Harbour is a new global benchmark in exhibition and convention venues and an important city-shaping project set to transform Sydney.

  • Photograph Courtesy of Robert Linder (photo: Robert Linder)
    News Editor  - 05.06.2013, 06:14

    Healthcare facilities event to be held in Kuala Lumpur from 27-28 August

    Healthcare Facilities & Engineering Management Forum Asia 2013 to discuss i nnovative tools and strategies for improving efficiency.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 15.12.2016, 00:47

    And the Finalists Are?

    The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA) is excited to announce the Delight in Light Finalists for 2015/16. ‘Delight in Light’ is a movement created to encourage excellence in lighting design.

  •  (photo: Encycle Corporation)
    Encycle Corporation  - 15.12.2016, 00:16

    Encycle Closes US$11.5 Million of Funding

    Encycle Corp. announces it has closed on the initial tranche of an $11.5 million investment led by Prelude Ventures of San Francisco and NGEN Partners of New York City.

  • (Photography: Kenn Kiser).                                (photo: Kenn Kiser)
    Business Continuity Institute (BCI)  - 14.12.2016, 13:07

    Recognising the Need for an Emergency Communications Plan

    In our globally connected world, most organizations have staff that travel overseas, making it more important than ever for those organizations to have an effective emergency communications plan in place.

  •  (photo: )
    dmg events  - 14.12.2016, 09:29

    Headline Sponsor for launch of FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo

    Advanced will participate in FM Expo Saudi 2017 at the Jeddah Centre for Forums & Events (January 15-17, 2017) as headline sponsor when the event debuts in January next year.

  •  (photo: Gateshead Council)
    Gateshead Council  - 12.12.2016, 17:25

    Gateshead Council Building Cleaning Service Best in UK

    Gateshead Council has been recognised by the Association of Public Service Excellence (APSE), winning the best performing Building Cleaning Service in the UK.

  •  (photo: Litenow Ltd, Digital Lumens)
    Litenow Ltd  - 12.12.2016, 16:50

    UK Intelligent Lighting Systems Partnership

    Specialist low-energy lighting company Lightnow announces a partnership with intelligent lighting systems market leader, Digital Lumens.

  •  (photo: Maxwell Technologies, Inc.)
    Maxwell Technologies Inc  - 12.12.2016, 15:57

    Commercial and Industrial Standby and Backup Generator Solutions

    New Ultracapacitor-based modules from Maxwell Technologies deliver strong, reliable starting power for standby and backup generators (gensets).

  •  (photo: WeAreCoffeePoint)
    We Are CoffeePoint  - 12.12.2016, 14:54

    Bespoke In-house Coffee Shops

    A new concept that energises a company’s workforce, fosters creativity and increases co-operation at work has been launched by We Are CoffeePoint.

  • Kelio Visio X7 in use. (photo: Bodet Ltd.)
    Bodet Ltd  - 12.12.2016, 13:14

    Cost-effective Time and Attendance Management

    International workforce management specialists Bodet have developed a more cost effective option of their award-winning Kelio Visio X7 interactive time and attendance terminal.

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 09.12.2016, 21:45

    Tips and Resources to Protect Against Influenza

    Seasonal influenza, commonly referred to as “the flu,” is caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat and lungs, and can cause severe and life-threatening illness in many people. It is spread from person to person through virus-infected droplets from coughing, sneezing, influenza-contaminated surfaces, high-touch objects and hands.

  • Multi-award winning performance: FridgeWize Q-Blade. (photo: FridgeWize)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 09.12.2016, 21:17

    2016 International Energy Award

    "Top Product of the Year Award" represents a crowning achievement for FridgeWize's Q-Blade.

  •  (photo: Excalibur Communications)
    Excalibur Communications  - 08.12.2016, 13:23

    Supporting the Homeless in Swindon

    With help from a little cardboard and some sleeping bags, staff at Excalibur Communications have raised over £2,000 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance and Threshold Housing Link.

  • (Photography: H. Assaf). (photo: H. Assaf)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 07.12.2016, 23:55

    New Guidance on Operational Cost Benchmarking

    Helping facilities management professionals to highlight best practice and identify gaps in performance through operational cost benchmarking is the subject of the latest Guidance Note from BIFM.

  •  (photo: CCA Floors & Interiors)
    CCA Floors & Interiors  - 07.12.2016, 22:24

    CCA Floors & Interiors Announces Promotions

    CCA is excited to announce a series of organizational changes.

  • Paul Timmins. (photo: Ecosurety)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 06.12.2016, 21:56

    Ecosurety Appoints Operations Director

    Ecosurety, one of the fastest-growing resource efficiency specialists in the UK, has appointed Paul Timmins to the role of operations director.

  • Oak Priory. (photo: )
    Eric Wright Group  - 06.12.2016, 21:41

    25-Year Stoke PFI Contract

    Eric Wright Facilities Management (EWFM), part of the Eric Wright Group, has commenced a 25-year contract to service three retirement villages in Stoke-on-Trent.

  • Perfect double-act: the new Hot-Shot 400® and Hot-Shot 320® pipe thawing machines. (photo: General Piple Cleaners, Inc.)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 05.12.2016, 18:58

    Thawing Frozen Pipes Faster

    Almanacs say we’re in for a tough, cold winter. And that means frozen pipes.

  • Staff can participate in surveys as they clock in or out using the company's Kelio Visio X7 time and attendance terminals. (photo: Bodet Ltd.)
    Bodet Ltd  - 05.12.2016, 18:28

    Bringing Employee Feedback into the 21st Century

    International workforce management specialists, Bodet Ltd, have introduced new easy to use software apps for businesses to carry out automated employee surveys and receive staff suggestions.

  • Casper Pendants were inspired by a performing arts center looking for a linear lighting solution to fill their lobby. (photo: LightArt)
    3form LightArt  - 02.12.2016, 22:18

    Lighting that Stands Tall

    Seattle-based lighting company, LightArt, is excited to announce the newest addition to their Casper collection, a line of minimalist, linear pendants.

  • Representatives from Vital Energi and the University of St Andrews collecting the award. (photo: Vital Energi)
    Vital Energi  - 02.12.2016, 16:32

    Celebrating Sustainable Energy Development

    The £25 million Biomass Energy Centre & District Heating Network for the University of St Andrews has been celebrated at one of Scotland’s most prestigious awards ceremonies, winning the Sustainable Development category of the Scottish Green Energy Awards.

  •  (photo: AmericasRoof)
    SL Green Realty Corp  - 02.12.2016, 13:46

    SL Green and Jeff Sutton Sign 69,000 Square-Foot Lease with Nike

    SL Green Realty Corp, New York City's largest commercial landlord, along with its partner Jeff Sutton, have announced that NIKE, Inc., has signed a 15-year lease at 650 Fifth Avenue.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 02.12.2016, 00:50

    Executive Promotions at ServiceMaster

    ServiceMaster has announced the promotion of members of its corporate executive team Marty Wick and .Mary Kay Wegner into new roles.

  •  (photo: Sebastian K)
    Villanova University  - 01.12.2016, 18:10

    Tackling the Tax Connundrum

    For business owners, finance managers and employees, paying tax is an important and unavoidable part of life. However, with taxes on the money you earn, the money you spend, the money you inherit and the money you save, it is important to understand just how much you are paying and what your entitlements are.

  •  (photo: Quess Corp)
    Quess Corp Limited  - 30.11.2016, 09:28

    Quess Corp to Acquire Manipal's FM Business

    Quess Corp., India’s leading integrated business services provider, announces it has entered into agreements to acquire the facility management and catering businesses of Manipal Integrated Services to create one of India’s largest integrated facility management (IFM) providers.

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    dmg events  - 30.11.2016, 08:20

    Record-breaking Big 5

    The 37th edition of The Big 5 welcomed over 75,000 participants, breaking last year’s record, according to dmg events who have announced the next edition will take place from 26 to 29 November 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).

  • Ireland Region Young FM of the Year Bernie McManamon, Sodexo, and Des Maguire, Managing Director of Tech Skills Resources, sponsor of the BIFM Ireland Awards. (photo: British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM))
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 29.11.2016, 20:05

    Facility Management Professionals Recognised for Industry Excellence

    Facilities Management (FM) professionals from across Ireland and beyond gathered on Friday 25 November at Croke Park for the annual BIFM Ireland Awards at the organisation’s FM Summit which was sponsored by TechSkills Resources.

  •  (photo: Croma Vigilant)
    Croma Vigilant  - 29.11.2016, 17:46

    National Award for NHS Training Programme

    Croma Vigilant are honoured to have been selected as the recipients of the "Security Training Initiative of the Year" award at this year's Security Excellence Awards.

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    Signbox Ltd  - 28.11.2016, 22:09

    Landmark West London Office Block Catches Eye of Commuters

    Architectural signage specialist, Signbox, has recently completed a stunning new interior and exterior signage project for the West London offices of Japanese entertainment giant, Bandai Namco.

  •  (photo: Sentinel Products)
    Sentinel Performance Solutions Limited  - 28.11.2016, 18:20

    Great Chemicals Come in Small Packages

    Delivering lifetime protection from corrosion and limescale in commercial heating and cooling systems is now easier, faster and more efficient thanks to Sentinel Commercial’s new ‘Triple Power’ water treatment chemicals.

  •  (photo: Mitsubishi Electric, Mitsubishi Jet Towel)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 28.11.2016, 16:46

    Accept No Imitations

    In 1993 Mitsubishi Electric became the world’s first company to develop and sell a new type of hand dryer that blows jets of air on both sides of the hand, pushing water off rather than evaporating it. As a recent lawsuit in Belgium proves, however, some competitor products on the market are imitating this technology.

  •  (photo: )
    dmg events  - 28.11.2016, 15:51

    Inaugural Editions of FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo

    FM Expo Saudi 2017 and Saudi Clean Expo will be held at the Jeddah Centre for Forum & Events from 15-17 January as the facilities management market in Saudi Arabia,the largest in the GCC region, is forecast to expand to US$29 billion by 2017.

  • Artist's rendering of the Greenbank Student Village. (photo: Vital Energi)
    Vital Energi  - 28.11.2016, 12:21

    University of Liverpool's Sustainable Energy Centre

    Vital Energi have commenced installation of a new £1.5m Energy Centre for the new Greenbank halls of residence at the University of Liverpool.

  • (Photograph: Graham Richardson). (photo: Graham Richardson)
    Compass Group PLC  - 28.11.2016, 09:50

    New Strategic Partnership

    Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest food and support services firm, has announced a significant new long-term contract with national distribution and outsourcing company, Bunzl.

  • Perfect for multiple indoor cooling applications: the STULZ Explorer WSW water cooled chiller. (photo: STULZ GmbH)
    STULZ Klimatechnik GmbH  - 24.11.2016, 17:37

    Taking the Heat Off

    STULZ has announced the launch of its pioneering STULZ Explorer WSW water cooled chiller unit which is designed for a diverse range of mission-critical indoor applications, including data centres, communications rooms, industrial and commercial buildings, and telecommunication equipment centres.

  •  (photo: Mitie Property Services)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 24.11.2016, 10:56

    Social Value & Community Investment

    Mitie Property Services, the property management division of Mitie, recently became licensed to use the industry-recognised Social Value Bank, demonstrating its commitment to social value and community investment initiatives.

  • Renascentia Store. (photo: GAA)
    Giraldi Associates Architects (GAA)  - 24.11.2016, 02:16

    Novel Store Concept

    Boutique fashion accessories brand Renascentia has opened its first retail outlet in one of Florence's renowned historic buildings.

  • (Photography: WinterforceMedia). (photo: WinterforceMedia)
    International Association of CIP Professionals  - 23.11.2016, 23:56

    Energy Cyber Risk Management Workshop (26-27 December, Istanbul)

    With economic damage from a major cyber attack on the U.S. power grid forecast at upwards of $1 Trillion, The International Association of CIP Professionals' December workshop will focus on how to prevent your organisation's infrastructure and technology failing.

  • (Photography: Integrated Systems Europe). (photo: Integrated Systems Europe (ISE))
    Baldwin Boxall  - 22.11.2016, 15:44

    New Products from Baldwin Boxall at ISE 2017 (7-10 February)

    Baldwin Boxall is looking forward to welcoming visitors to ISE in February and will be at stand number 3-C87 which they are sharing with Dutch distributor, TAU Audio Solutions.

  • Carly Deacon, Excalibur's Head of HR. (photo: Excalibur Communications)
    Excalibur Communications  - 22.11.2016, 13:40

    A Maximum Rating

    Excalibur Communications of Swindon has achieved the maximum 3-star rating in the UK's prestigious "Best Companies" survey.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 22.11.2016, 12:56

    Championing a Novel Approach

    A new initiative from the largest trade body representing the lighting industry in Europe is being launched in January to counter the threat from poor quality, non-compliant lighting products entering the UK market.

  •  (photo: MAXIMEyes)
    MAXIM Eyes  - 22.11.2016, 11:52

    Awards for Energy & Telecomms Consultancy

    Energy and telecommunications consultancy MAXIMeyes has won the ‘Best Customer Services’ of the year award at the Sutton Excellence Business Awards. The company was also commended as ‘SME Business of The Year’ by the panel that named its founder, Shamir Jiwa, as the London Borough's ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’.

  • Focal point: the sculpture functioned as a focal point for commuters at Waterloo station. (photo: Interserve plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 22.11.2016, 10:36

    Interserve Boosts Poppy Appeal

    Interserve and a three-metre sculpture have raised over £66,000 for The Royal British Legion’s 2016 Poppy Appeal.

  • (Photography by Lance Longhi). (photo: Lance Longhi)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 22.11.2016, 10:18

    Supporting Innovative Startups

    Sodexo Ventures fund makes first investment with Wynd, a start-up specialized in solutions to digitize retail points-of-sale and create cross-channel customer journeys.

  •  (photo: ISS A/S)
    ISS Facility Services  - 21.11.2016, 16:58

    ISS Acquires German Technical & Building Engineering Capabilities

    ISS has agreed to buy the German technical and building services company EVANTEC specialised in services within critical environments in the energy, infrastructure and technology sectors

  • FM facilities engineers logo (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 17.11.2016, 13:29

    Another Year of Solid Growth

    Sodexo has reported annual revenue increases of more than 2.2 per cent and organic growth above 2.5 per cent on the back of strong performances from its businesses in the United States and United Kingdom.

  •  (photo: Vega Europe)
    VEGA Europe  - 17.11.2016, 09:17

    Entertainment Project Award for Innovation

    Vega Europe are extremely proud to announce that the Tio Service Delivery Intelligence has been shortlisted for the ‘Technology for Smart Buildings’ category at the InAVation Awards.

  • (Photograph courtesy of Siemens AG). (photo: Siemens AG)
    Charles Russell Speechlys  - 17.11.2016, 01:31

    Smart Buildings on the Rise

    New research released today suggests three-quarters of the United Kingdom's property professionals expect to gain from tech-enabled real estate, although significant obstacles to the widescale adoption of smart building technologies still remain.

  •  (photo: Ojmar US LLC)
    Ojmar US LLC  - 16.11.2016, 22:56

    Electronic Lock Supplier Ojmar US Defeats Competitor’s Patent

    Ojmar US LLC., announces a significant victory in its ongoing legal dispute against Security People Inc., which does business as "Digilock".

  • Móz Designs Laser Cut Collection twig design. (photo: Móz Designs)
    Móz Designs  - 16.11.2016, 22:13

    New Laser Cut Metal Solutions

    The new Laser Cut collection from Móz Designs redefines architectural metal solutions by expanding the possibilities of the dynamic aluminum material using cutting-edge tooling and technology.

  • Trevor Smyth, BIFM Ireland Awards 2016 judge and Fionnuala Byrne, BIFM Ireland Southern Branch Chair. (photo: British Institute of Facilities Management, Ireland Branch (BIFM Ireland))
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 16.11.2016, 17:51

    BIFM Ireland Awards 2016 Shortlist

    The Ireland Region of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has revealed the short-list of the BIFM Ireland Awards 2016 ahead of the awards ceremony on Friday 25 November in Dublin.

  •  (photo: Torch Marketing)
    Torch Marketing  - 16.11.2016, 17:25

    European Association of Airport & Seaport Police President to Address World Border Security Congress

    As political uncertainty and conflict fuel international terrorism and global migration, policy makers and practitioners are preparing for the 2017 edition of The World Border Security Congress in Casablanca.

  • FCC Environmental Services team with the P3 Bulletin award (left to right): Alfredo Vigre (Dallas MRF, Project Manager), Andrea Rodriguez (Technical Director, FCC Environmental Services), Iñigo Sanz (CEO, FCC Environmental Services), and Santiago Carrasco (CFO, FCC Environmental Services). (photo: FCC Environmental Services U.S.A.)
    FCC Group  - 14.11.2016, 17:54

    P3 Bulletin Award for Dallas Recycling Facility

    FCC Environmental Services, the US subsidiary of the global environmental services group FCC, has received the P3 Bulletin Award for the single-stream Material Recovery Facility (MRF) on the McCommas Bluff Landfill site in southern Dallas, Texas, in the category "Best Waste/Energy/Water Project".

  •  (photo: Service Works Group)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 14.11.2016, 17:02

    New Insight into PPP Contracts

    The strategic priority within Public Private-Partnerships (PPPs or P3s) is shifting from ‘doing deals’ to ensuring existing assets are being operated and maintained well, according to a new white paper from the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) and Service Works.

  •  (photo: ServiceMaster Global)
    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 11.11.2016, 18:00

    J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., will participate at the J.P. Morgan 2016 Ultimate Services Investor Conference on November 15, 2016.

  •  (photo: BOSE Professional)
    VEGA Europe  - 11.11.2016, 17:32

    Bose PRO Partner

    VEGA Europe has been selected as a Bose PRO Partner, affirming its expertise in sound system installations.

  • (Photograph supplied under license from Sussex Police). (photo: Sussex Police)
    Cameron Forecourt  - 10.11.2016, 14:50

    Fuelling Sussex Police

    Cameron Forecourt are delighted to have successfully retained the service contract with facilities management experts, Kier Workplace Services, to provide support and maintenance services to the vehicle refuelling systems operated by Sussex Police.

  • Dr. Mohamad Kassem. (photo: )
    FM Magazine  - 10.11.2016, 00:55

    FM Magazine Editorial Board Appointment

    FM Magazine is pleased to announce Mohamad Kassem, an Associate Professor of Construction and Mechanical Engineering at Northumbria University, has joined its distinguished editorial advisory board.

  •  (photo: Vega Europe)
    VEGA Europe  - 09.11.2016, 23:32

    Director Appointments at VEGA Europe

    Communication and solutions provider announces two Director appointments.

  •  (photo: General Wire Spring Company / General Pipe Cleaners)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 09.11.2016, 22:36

    Broken Drain Snakes

    General Pipe Cleaners have released Quick-Fix™ to facilitate repairs of broken drain cleaning snakes in the field.

  •  (photo: Dubai Metro)
    dmg events  - 09.11.2016, 13:35

    Dubai Metro Extension

    The Dubai Metro, the first of its kind in the Gulf region, has increased rapidly since its launch in 2010 and the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) expects to extend the Metro tracks to 110 kilometres by 2020 and 421 kilometres by 2030.

  • ViLX Commander screen. (photo: Vox Ignis Limited)
    Vox Ignis Limited  - 08.11.2016, 16:57

    ViLX Commander

    Vox Ignis announces the release of ViLX Commander - a GUI supplied as a complete package with an EN54-4 power supply and industrial panel PC with telephone handset integrated.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 08.11.2016, 16:19

    Gareth John joins the LIA

    Gareth John has recently joined the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) as Technical Lead - Photometry.

  •  (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 08.11.2016, 09:18

    Axis of Aptitude

    During Tomorrow's Engineers Week Jason Pease, technical services director ABM (NYSE:ABM) UK’s Business and Industry Group, sets out a three part job description for aspiring engineers.

  •  (photo: Siemens Building Technologies)
    Innovative Technology Inc  - 07.11.2016, 17:19

    Partnering for Optimal Automation

    Inert has partnered with Siemens to offer highly customizable controls on its lines of argon and nitrogen gas management systems.

  •  (photo: Skanska)
    Skanska UK Plc  - 02.11.2016, 19:13

    Senior Appointments at Skanska UK

    Skanska has announced three new executive and senior management appointments.

  • (Photography by Andy Stafiniak). (photo: Andy Stafiniak)
    Interserve PLC  - 02.11.2016, 10:09

    Sparking up a Conversation

    Interserve is launching an online debate series to spark conversation about how the workplace experience can improve employee productivity and engagement.

  • One JLT (Photography by The Cool Box Studio). (photo: THE-COOL-BOX Studio (Martin Pfei)
    Mace Limited  - 02.11.2016, 09:40

    Integrated DMCC FM Contract for Mace

    Macro has won a three year Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) contract with DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities Centre) to maintain commercial tower, One JLT.

  •  (photo: ISS A/S)
    ISS Facility Services  - 02.11.2016, 09:13

    Acquisition of 4th Largest Caterer in Chile

    ISS has acquired Apunto, the fourth largest caterer in Chile, with an annual revenue of DKK 116 million in 2015.

  • Junior Ranks Single Living Accommodation. (photo: Aspire Defence)
    Aspire Defence  - 01.11.2016, 15:28

    Soldiers & Civilians to Benefit from Military Infrastructure Investment

    Today's announcement by Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has confirmed that Aspire Defence will play a vital role in setting the foundations for the British Army’s future, through provision of new and improved accommodation for soldiers based in the South and troops resettling under the Army Basing Programme (ABP).

  • Salisbury Plain Training Area. (Photography by Cpl Si Longworth RLC/United Kingdom Ministry of Defence). (photo: Cpl Si Longworth RLC (Phot))
    Carillion PLC  - 01.11.2016, 14:11

    £1.1 Billion UK MoD Contracts for Carillion JV

    Joint Ventures between Carillion and KBR (50:50) have been awarded construction and facilities management support services contracts to support the Army Basing Programme.

  •  (photo: Excalibur Communications)
    Excalibur Communications  - 01.11.2016, 09:39

    New IT and Mobile Partner

    Nursing and training provider First City Group has appointed Swindon-based Excalibur Communications as its new IT and mobile partner.

  • (Photography by Seb Oliver). (photo: Seb Oliver)
    CBRE Group  - 31.10.2016, 18:37

    Volunteers Return to Repair Homeless Shelter

    CBRE Cares (CBRE Group's philanthropy program) will partner with U.S. national housing nonprofit organisation, Rebuilding Together, to continue repairs at the Sylvia Family Shelter in Chicago.

  •  (photo: Baldwin Boxall)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 31.10.2016, 17:55

    Super Large EVC Systems Possible!

    Baldwin Boxall announces its popular Omnicare Emergency Voice Communication (EVC) system can now be extended to include up to an incredible 8,064 outstations!

  • Pee-proof coatings are already proving popular in Germany. (photo: )
    Liquid Proof  - 31.10.2016, 13:55

    Brixton Street Urinators in for a Shock

    The Brixton Business Improvement District (BID), a not for profit collective of 650 local businesses, is trialling a new splashback wall coating designed to deter street urination and keep the town clean.

  • (Image by Krzysztof Szkurlatowski). (photo: Krzysztof Szkurlatowski)
    dmg events  - 31.10.2016, 12:45

    Sustaining a Concrete Future

    The different approaches to reducing concrete carbon emissions in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are to be discussed at Middle East Concrete 2016 in November.

  •  (photo: The Living Wage Foundation)
    Winder Power  - 31.10.2016, 11:21

    Champions of The Living Wage

    Winder Power has been chosen as the winner of the 2016 Living Wage Champion Award for the Yorkshire & Humber region, following a rigorous selection process.

  • (Photography by Chou). (photo: Chou0416)
    ISS Facility Services  - 31.10.2016, 09:29

    Environmental Protection Award

    The Taipei City Environmental Protection Bureau has recognised ISS Taiwan for its efforts in environmental responsibility.

  • Official opening ceremony with HRH The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO (3rd from left), Carlos Afonso Head of Corporate Development and Concessions of FCC Environment - International Area (3rd from right) & Paul Taylor CEO, FCC Environment UK (2nd from right). (photo: Derek Pelling)
    FCC Group  - 28.10.2016, 13:57

    Royal Opening for Energy from Waste (EfW) Facility

    The Greatmoor Energy from Waste (EfW) facility near Aylesbury was officially opened yesterday by HRH The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO. The 30-year contract was awarded in 2013 and represents an order book value of £920.4 million (€1.027 billion).

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 28.10.2016, 10:44

    ICEL Emergency Lighting: 2016 – Refresher course

    The Lighting Industry Academy’s ICEL Emergency Lighting course has been revised to take account of changes following the introduction of BS 5266-1:2016, Emergency lighting. Code of practice for the emergency lighting of premises.

  •  (photo: Service Works Group)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 28.10.2016, 10:11

    New Canadian GM for Service Works Global

    Service Works Global, leading provider of facility, property and PPP contract performance software, has appointed Kyle Booth as General Manager for the Canadian division of the business.

  • The Dubai Trolley System is the world's first hydrogen-powered tramway. (Photography by Gérard Al-Fil). (photo: Gérard Al-Fil )
    Serco Group Plc  - 28.10.2016, 08:47

    Dubai Trolley System Contract Extension

    Serco, the international service company, announces a 3-year contract extension by Emaar Properties to continue managing the operations and maintenance of the Downtown Dubai Trolley System until 2019.

  •  (photo: BIFM Ireland)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 26.10.2016, 23:12

    Last Call for Entries

    The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Ireland has extended the deadline for entries for the BIFM Ireland Awards 2016 until Friday 4th November. Sponsored by Tech Skills Resources, the awards will honour facilities management professionals who have demonstrated excellence in their field.

  • Nymans Gardens in the High Weald of Sussex was laid out over 120 years ago with plants collected from around the world.  (photo: )
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 26.10.2016, 17:27

    Reinforcing Greener Credentials

    One of the National Trust's most eco-friendly properties has installed Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel hand dryers.

  • (Photography by Michal Zacharzewski). (photo: Michal Zacharzewski)
    CBRE Group  - 26.10.2016, 16:33

    Leading with Labor

    A new paper from CBRE reports a paradigm shift in the approach companies are adopting to real estate decisions, with "talent, talent, talent" displacing the ago-old mantra, "location, location, location".

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 26.10.2016, 16:01

    Disposal of Restroom Cleaning Subsidiary

    Ecolab has sold the restroom cleaning business it acquired through the November 2015 acquisition of the U.S. operations of Swisher Hygiene Inc. to Enviro-Master International Franchise LLC. Sales of the business were approximately $28 million in 2015.

  •  (photo: Carillion plc)
    Carillion PLC  - 26.10.2016, 15:46

    Customer Experience Centre Celebrates 3rd Birthday

    Integrated services company Carillion is celebrating the third anniversary of its Customer Experience Centre in Sheffield with an event to mark the re-opening of the expanded and refurbished centre.

  • (Photography by Martin Pfeiffer). (photo: Martin Pfeiffer)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 25.10.2016, 18:21

    Baldwin Boxall at Intersec 2017

    Baldwin Boxall looks forward to welcoming visitors at stand number 4-G12 during Intersec from 22-24 January at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

  •  (photo: Innovative Technology, Inc.)
    Innovative Technology Inc  - 21.10.2016, 11:17

    Argon and Nitrogen Gas Management

    To meet demand from manufacturers who utilize glove boxes and other hermetic enclosures, Inert announces it has engineered a customizable line of argon and nitrogen gas management systems.

  • Deputy Mayor of Telford and Wrekin, Councillor Stephen Reynolds. (Photography by Michael Smith). (photo: Michael Smith)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 20.10.2016, 18:17

    A Bright & Exciting Future

    28th September saw the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) welcome its Members, Government officials, key industry figures and academia to celebrate the launch of the Lighting Industry Academy (The Academy)

  • (Photograph courtesy of Noel Yambao). (photo: NOEL YAMBAO)
    dmg events  - 20.10.2016, 11:56

    Transforming Sustainable Construction in the Middle East

    A panel of experts has shortlisted finalists for this year's Gaia Awards on 23 November at The Big 5 event which takes place in the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). These include products from 10 manufacturers who are set to transform construction in the Middle East.

  • (Photography by Steve Schlange). (photo: Steve Schlange)
    Supply Chain Sustainability School  - 18.10.2016, 17:32

    Countering Modern Slavery

    A new survey of the construction sector released today - on Anti-Slavery Day - by the Supply Chain Sustainability School, highlights the strengths and weaknesses of industry efforts to tackle the issue.

  • Selfridges Oxford Street - Front of Store, Window 2. (Photography by Andrew Meredith).  (photo: Andrew Meredith)
    G&H Maintenance  - 17.10.2016, 17:46

    Selfridges & Co Contract

    G&H Maintenance has won a contract with Selfridges & Co to manage its recently refurbished office in Leicester.

  • (Photography by Beau Giles). (photo: Beau Giles)
    Service Works Group (SWG)  - 17.10.2016, 10:43

    New Sydney Offices

    International facilities management software provider, Service Works Global (SWG – part of the Service Works Group of companies), has announced the opening of its new offices in Sydney.

  •  (photo: Global Business Excellence Awards)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 14.10.2016, 09:35

    Global Business Excellence Award

    Wrightstyle has been named winner of the Outstanding Innovation category at the 2016 Global Business Excellence Awards.

  •  (photo: Farnek Services LLC)
    Farnek Services LLC  - 13.10.2016, 09:57

    AED 150 Million Investment in Smart Staff Accommodation

    The UAE's Farnek Services has announced it will construct energy- and waste- efficient accommodation for 8,000 of its employees located in Dubai.

  •  (photo: )
    Solution House Software  - 12.10.2016, 15:21

    Software to Transform FM Delivery at UK's National Oceanography Centre

    South African company Solution House has taken control of site management at the United Kingdom's largest marine science and research institute after including software to handle facilities-related processes in its bid.

  • (Photography by Remi Mathis). (photo: Remi Mathis)
    The Furniture Recycling Group (TFRG)  - 12.10.2016, 10:16

    Transforming Textile Recycling

    The Furniture Recycling Group (TFR Group) has partnered with the world-renowned University of St Andrews to transform textile recycling processes in its student accommodation and introduce a circular economy system.

  • (Photography by Henry Mühlpfordt). (photo: Henry Mühlpfordt)
    David Picton  - 11.10.2016, 17:01

    What Links Us All?

    Carillion's Chief Sustainability Officer David Picton discusses the FTSE 250 support services company's sustainable development strategy following the first ever corporate presentation on the subject at a United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

  •  (photo: Paralympics Ireland)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 11.10.2016, 16:07

    BIFM Ireland Support Paralympics Ireland

    The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Ireland have announced their support for Paralympics Ireland ahead of the 20th BIFM Ireland Summit which is being sponsored by Aramark and OCS, and will take place on Friday 25 November.

  •  (photo: Cliveden Conservation)
    Cliveden Conservation  - 11.10.2016, 14:17

    Don’t Leave Statues Uncovered this Winter

    Cliveden Conservation is reminding owners and managers of gardens, parks and properties that Winter Covers© for sculptures and decorative stonework need to be ordered before the cold and rainy weather arrives.

  • (Photography by The Architecture Club). (photo: The Architecture Club)
    Intellihot Green Technologies Inc  - 11.10.2016, 14:54

    Saving Energy

    Intellihot Green Technologies are pleased to announce that 340 on the Park - Chicago’s 2nd largest residential building, has saved over 27 per cent on energy expenditure.

  •  (photo: Panasonic Lighting Americas, Ind., Universal Lighting Technologies)
    Panasonic Lighting Americas Inc  - 07.10.2016, 16:42

    Two New Hires for Universal Lighting Technologies

    Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and member of the Panasonic Group, is delighted to welcome Donna Taylor and Rommell May to its team.

  • Circularety producer dashboard. (photo: ecosurety limited)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 07.10.2016, 15:18

    Reprocessors Take Brunt of PRN Price Volatility

    Reprocessors are finding it difficult to plan PRN (Packaging Recovery Note) investment as a result of a 70 per cent fall in revenues over the past 6 months, according to ecosurety.

  • Artist's rendering of the recycling and energy-from-waste plant which is to be built at Millerhill (Midlothian) on the outskirts of Edinburgh, Scotland. (photo: FCC Environment)
    FCC Group  - 07.10.2016, 14:59

    Financial Close on £450 Million Edinburgh Waste Contract

    FCC Environment, through its subsidiary FCC Environment UK, has been awarded the Zero Waste: Edinburgh and Midlothian contract under which the company will manage and process up to 155,000 tons per year of residual waste from the City of Edinburgh Council and Midlothian Council.

  • QBlade (photo: FridgeWize)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 07.10.2016, 17:00

    Bringing Home the Gold

    Newly relocated FridgeWize Inc. has won the prestigious RAC Cooling Industry Award against world renowned renewable energy giants including Honeywell.

  •  (photo: Rogers Place)
    Aramark Corporation  - 06.10.2016, 13:44

    A Robust Lineup of Dining Options

    Rogers Place has today unveiled new dining options to transform the culinary experience for ice hockey fans and concert goers visiting the indoor arena in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

  • Iconic: Sicredi's achievement is an example to other organisations of how the operating efficiency of existing buildings can be improved. (photo: Sicredi)
    SAC Sicredi ,  OTEC Consultancy  - 06.10.2016, 10:46

    Ground-breaking Brazilian LEED Building Certification

    Cooperative financial institution Sicredi which has more than 3.3 million members in 20 states throughout Brazil, has become the country's first organisation (and only the 4th in Latin America) to receive LEED Existing Buildings: Operation & Maintenance, Platinum certification.

  •  (photo: Oracle Corporation)
    Oracle Corporation  - 05.10.2016, 14:55

    Transforming the Cloud Infrastructure Market

    Oracle has introduced the broadest array of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) offerings in the industry, which include bare metal cloud servers.

  • Danish headquarters of Nordea at Christianshavn, Copenhagen. (Photography by Mahlum).  (photo: Mahlum )
    ISS Facility Services  - 05.10.2016, 14:34

    A 40-year Partnership

    This week ISS completed 40 years of service to Nordea under a partnership that began in 1976 with the delivery of cleaning services and has expanded to include a full complement of integrated facility services in buildings across the Nordic region.

  • Multimaster functionality: the 5th generation HYDROVAR permits individual pump control in the event of sensor inactivity or failure. (photo: Xylem, Inc.)
    Xylem Inc  - 05.10.2016, 14:18

    5th Generation HYDROVAR Intelligent Control System

    Global water technology leader Xylem is debuting the 5th generation HYDROVAR, an intelligent control system that accurately adapts to system demands and helps end-users realise cost and energy savings.

  •  (photo: Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc.)
    Panasonic Lighting Americas Inc  - 05.10.2016, 11:35

    Mexican Agent for Universal Lighting Technologies

    Panasonic Lighting Americas subsidiary Universal Lighting Technologies, has appointed Adetronics as its first sales representation agency in Mexico.

  • Boston (Photograph: Mark Neuburger). (photo: Mark Neuburger)
    SIREAS LLC  - 04.10.2016, 17:19

    Breaking New Ground

    SIREAS, LLC has announced it has become a Vested® Center of Excellence for guiding companies in developing win-win outsourcing management relationships in corporate real estate and facilities management.

  • General’s Speedrooter XL in action. (photo: Picasa)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 04.10.2016, 17:07

    Long Distance Clog-busting Power with Easy Drum Changes

    Now with easily interchangeable drums, the Speedrooter XL® from General Pipe Cleaners clears tough clogs in 3” to 10” lines – up to 200 feet.

  • Nationwide House - the Nationwide Building Society's head office building in Swindon. (Photography by Pixmedia). (photo: Nationwide Building Society)
    Carillion PLC  - 04.10.2016, 15:48

    £350 Million FM and Workplace Services Contract

    Carillion has been awarded a seven-year contract to provide support services at the Nationwide Building Society's Headquarters in Swindon, 15 corporate offices, critical data centres, and 700 retail branches throughout the United Kingdom.

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    International Facility Management Association (IFMA) ,  Conference & Exhibition Management Services (CEMS)  - 04.10.2016, 15:13

    Inaugural Singapore Facility Management Awards 2016

    To mark the celebration of its 15th year anniversary, the International Facility Management Association Singapore Chapter (IFMA) held its inaugural Singapore Facility Management (FM) Awards on Friday September 30th 2016 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre.

  • Urinals at The Shard building, London (Photography by WFC Contractors). (photo: WFC Contractors)
    News Editor  - 30.09.2016, 09:15

    A Jolly Good Idea

    Online sanitaryware specialist, Lime Kitchen and Bathroom, is promoting the Jollytronic Infra-red (IR) non-touch sensor flushing valve kit as the solution for washroom operators who receive "touch-averse" visitors.

  • Spain-Morocco border (Photography by Melilla). (photo: Melilla)
    Torch Marketing  - 29.09.2016, 21:34

    Closer Border Ties

    The European Union has launched a programme to support border security in North Africa and the Sahel region.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 05.10.2016, 12:02

    Developing for the Lighting Industry

    The Lamp release of the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) website is now live, bringing the latest improvements to members and Academy users as part of the LIA’s rolling web development programme.

  •  (photo: Restaurant Associates/Compass Group UK & Ireland)
    Compass Group PLC  - 28.09.2016, 20:54

    Exceptional Chef and Front-of-House Talent

    Restaurant Associates, the executive dining division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, hosted the annual Hospitality and Culinary Skills competition which is a celebration of the exceptional chef and front-of-house talent across the business.

  •  (photo: Swale Heating)
    Aeromark Optimatics  - 28.09.2016, 19:58

    Service Management Software for Swale Heating

    Swale Heating, the largest independent heating maintenance provider in the South East of England, has successfully replaced the software that runs it’s business with Aeromark's Optimatics platform.

  • (Photography by Limesigns). (photo: Limesigns)
    Interserve PLC  - 28.09.2016, 13:17

    Extension of CooperVision Contract

    Interserve has won a three-year account extension to provide support services to CooperVision, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of contact lenses.

  •  (photo: Circularety)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 28.09.2016, 09:40

    Launch of Revolutionary PRN Investment Platform

    From today (28 September) producers and reprocessors can sign up to a revolutionary platform that enables Packaging Recovery Note (PRN) obligations money to be invested transparently.

  • (Photography by J.C. Murphy). (photo: J.C. Murphy)
    Serco Group Plc  - 27.09.2016, 15:27

    Canadian $115 Million Defence Contract Extension for Serco

    Serco has been awarded a contract by Public Services and Procurement Canada to continue providing site support services at the 5 Wing Canadian Forces Goose Bay (CFB) base.

  • Emergency voice communication (EVC) panel for the CARE2 system. (photo: Baldwin Boxall)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 27.09.2016, 13:41

    EVC System BIM Objects from UK Manufacturer

    Baldwin Boxall has announced the availability of BIM objects for their two emergency voice communication (EVC) systems – Omnicare and CARE2. The drawings are freely available from the company to anyone upon request.

  •  (photo: LightArt)
    3form LightArt  - 27.09.2016, 10:23

    Lighting the Way

    Seattle-based lighting manufacturer, LightArt, is helping employees and guests intuitively navigate their way around the workplace using lighting design.

  • The Hong Kong Museum of Art (Photography by Malcolm Koo). (photo: Malcolm Koo)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 27.09.2016, 08:44

    Hong Kong Museum of Art Contract

    UK steel and aluminium glazing systems supplier Wrightstyle has won a major contract with Hong Kong’s prestigious Museum of Art.

  • (Photography by Andy Goodridge). (photo: Andy Goodridge)
    Signbox Ltd  - 26.09.2016, 22:18

    A River Runs Through It

    Signbox and the Graphic History Company deliver stunning Thames mural made up of 3,500 iconic author names for book publisher Hachette UK.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 26.09.2016, 22:03

    Ambassadors of Learning

    The Lighting Industry Academy launches on 28th September, as part of the LIA’s continued investment into all aspects of the UK lighting industry.

  • (Photography by Blue Sky). (photo: Blue Sky)
    Serco Group Plc  - 23.09.2016, 19:42

    Outstanding Health & Safety Performance

    Serco FM teams at two Scottish hospitals have again been recognised for outstanding health and safety performance at the internationally acclaimed Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) annual Occupational Health and Safety Awards.

  • (Photography by Eve Schuster). (photo: Eve Schuster)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 23.09.2016, 19:12

    A Perfect Score

    Sodexo has received the highest available ranking in the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) "Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard" for its commitment to becoming a responsible user of palm oil.

  • Crocus on site. (photo: Bodet Ltd.)
    Bodet Ltd  - 22.09.2016, 20:30

    Nursery and Garden Produce Staff Go Biometric

    Leading nursery and online garden produce retailer Crocus have just installed the very latest Bodet interactive time and attendance system, to provide accurate and reliable staff attendance data and reduce administration for HR and payroll staff.

  •  (photo: Emcor Group, Inc.)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 22.09.2016, 19:51

    Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today.

    EMCOR Group is pleased to announce that thousands of its employees at 55+ of its subsidiaries across the United States will commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by wearing EMCOR Pink Hard Hats in support of the company's "Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today." campaign.

  •  (photo: ChargePoint, Inc.)
    ChargePoint Inc  - 22.09.2016, 19:17

    “First Come, First Served” Electric Vehicle Charging

    ChargePoint, the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, has today launched a first-of-its-kind service which creates a virtual queue for EV charging stations.

  •  (photo: Circularety)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 22.09.2016, 18:29

    Video Release Ahead of Circularety Launch

    UK resource efficiency specialist Ecosurety has today released a video ahead of the high-profile launch of its "Circularety" packaged recovery note (PRN) solution in London on Tuesday 27 September.

  • Karen Halil, Hal Halil (Business Development Manager) and Tim Dobson (Sales & Commercial Director). (photo: VEGA Europe)
    VEGA Europe  - 22.09.2016, 17:54

    Raising Money for Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity

    After seven hours and over 35 kilometres, the tremendous ‘Team VEGA’ passed the finish line on the Arundel to Brighton South Downs Way walk, raising money that will be used to support families affected by cerebral palsy.

  • Ben Ullman (photo: Ben Ullman)
    News Editor  - 22.09.2016, 15:26

    A Most Attractive Employer

    Facility services major Ecolab has been ranked 29th by natural sciences undergraduates and 66th by engineering undergraduates, in this year's UNIVERSUM poll of the "Most Attractive Employer" in the United States.

  •  (photo: Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc.)
    Panasonic Lighting Americas Inc  - 22.09.2016, 16:18

    More LED Retrofit Options

    Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and member of the Panasonic Group, will expand its current EVERLINE LED Retrofit Kit family with the LED Linear Retrofit Assembly option for indoor and covered outdoor strip fixture applications.

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    Interserve PLC  - 21.09.2016, 15:53

    £81 Million City Centre Ajman Mall Contract for Khansaheb

    Interserve's construction joint venture Khansaheb, has been awarded a £81 million contract by Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) Group to expand and upgrade the City Centre Ajman shopping mall in the UAE.

  • (Photography by Joe Zlomek). (photo: Joe Zlomek)
    Flora-Tec Ltd  - 21.09.2016, 15:19

    New Regional Manager for Flora-Tec

    Flora-tec are delighted to announce Alistair Stride's appointment as Manager for the Southern UK region.

  • Haggerston Castle, one of the Bourne Leisure sites G&H Maintenance manages.  (photo: G&H Maintenance)
    G & H Group  - 20.09.2016, 22:17

    Pre-planned & Reactive Maintenance

    After managing six Bourne Leisure sites for four years, G&H Maintenance has won a competitive tender to manage eight more in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and North Wales.

  • (Photography by Hervé Cozanet). (photo: Hervé Cozanet )
    Soundcore Capital Partners  - 20.09.2016, 18:34

    Soundcore Acquires PumpMan

    PumpMan, a leading provider of pump system maintenance, repair and new system installation, today announced that private equity firm Soundcore Capital Partners, LLC (“Soundcore”), has acquired the Company. As part of the transaction, Don Devine has been named new CEO of PumpMan.

  •  (photo: Inepro)
    Inepro BV  - 20.09.2016, 18:39

    Better Financial Transparency

    The latest update to high-security identity management and payment platform Inepro Back office suite (iBos) promises even more transparency and control over financial processes.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 15.09.2016, 20:28

    A Bright and Exciting Future

    The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA) will officially launch the Lighting Industry Academy on September 28 - just six months after the inauguration of extensive 12,500 square foot laboratory facilities.

  • Russell Javorsky: celebrating his 50th anniversary with General Wire Spring Company on 30 August. (photo: General Wire Spring Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 15.09.2016, 20:03

    Half a Century of Dedication

    General Pipe Cleaners, a division of General Wire Spring, is proud to announce that Russell Javorsky celebrated his 50th anniversary of employment with the company on 30 August 2016.

  • (Photography by Galliard Homes). (photo: Galliard Homes)
    News Editor  - 15.09.2016, 19:32

    You're Hired!

    Wrightstyle were definitely hired to supply advanced glazing systems for a high-end apartment complex in Camden Town, London which featured in the last series of TV’s The Apprentice.

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    News Editor  - 15.09.2016, 13:33

    NYC Opening

    Massachusetts real estate advisory firm SIREAS has announced its expansion into the New York City area only a year after its establishment.

  • The John J. Hemmingson Center. (photo: John J. Hemmingson Center)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 15.09.2016, 09:24

    Celebrating Growth

    Sodexo has commended its dining sustainability team at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, for optimising crop yields and reducing water consumption by 90 per cent at an innovative on-campus 1,000 sq. ft. hydroponic greenhouse facility.

  • (Photography by Jeffrey M. Vinocur). (photo: Jeffrey M. Vinocur)
    Aramark Corporation  - 14.09.2016, 18:00

    New Global Riverside Headquarters for Aramark

    Aramark has unveiled plans to relocate to a new headquarters building on the Schuylkill River in 2018.

  • Bandai Namco’s London headquarters building. (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 14.09.2016, 17:05

    Signage Installation at Bandai Namco’s London HQ

    Architectural signage specialist, Signbox, has recently completed a stunning new interior and exterior signage project for the West London offices of Japanese entertainment giant, Bandai Namco.

  • (Photography by Michael & Christa Richert). (photo: Michael & Christa Richert)
    Energise Ltd  - 14.09.2016, 12:58

    Free Post-Brexit Energy Planning Seminar

    A one-day seminar on 11 October will consider opportunities Brexit is creating for the United Kingdom's energy and carbon sector.

  •  (photo: Almeda Facilities)
    Almeda Facilities  - 14.09.2016, 09:09

    Sponsoring BIFM's South West Quarterly Training Day

    Almeda Facilities have been named as title sponsors of BIFM’s South West Quarterly Training Day at the Hilton Bristol Hotel on 16 September.

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    Torch Marketing  - 13.09.2016, 21:53

    16 September Deadline for CIPRE Abstract Submissions

    The Advisory Committee to Europe's leading critical infrastructure and information security (and FM Industry / FM Magazine partner) event Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Europe [CIPRE], has issued a final call for 200-word abstracts of proposed conference presentations. Don't forget your say!

  • (Photography by Kamal Babla). (photo: Kamal Babla)
    News Editor  - 13.09.2016, 17:42

    Charting FM’s Development

    A new book by the co-founder of the United Kingdom's first facilities management company Lionel Prodgers and FM Magazine Editorial Board member and co-author of best-selling textbook "Total Facility Management", Brian Atkins, will consider the emergence of FM as a major global business discipline.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 24.08.2016, 17:57

    The LIA Welcomes Rich Green

    The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA) welcome’s Rich Green who joins as Sales Manager of the LIA’s Laboratories.

  •  (photo: Catherine Hadler)
    NFS Technology Group  - 31.01.2017, 20:43

    Innovative Room and Resource Booking Solution

    ONELAN, a global leader in digital visual communications, has established a partnership with NFS Technology Group, an international technology company, to deliver a powerful combination of enterprise room booking, resource booking, interactive room signage and digital signage.

  •  (photo: LTech)
    Crouch Visual Solutions  - 24.08.2016, 12:51

    New UK Country Distributor for LTech

    Crouch Visual Solutions (CVS) have been appointed as official UK distributors for the LTech Range of DALI, DMX, 1-10v and TRIAC dimming system-compatible LED drivers.

  • High-tide at Havre des Pas in Saint Helier, Jersey. (photo: )
    Serco Group Plc  - 24.08.2016, 11:57

    Serco Lifeguards Save Festival-goer's Life

    Two Serco lifeguards have been congratulated by Jersey's Fire & Rescue and Coastguard for their role in saving a woman’s life during the annual Saint Helier Seaside Festival on the Havre des Pas beach front.

  • Zafar Khan, Carillion's new Group Finance Director. (photo: Carillion plc)
    News Editor  - 24.08.2016, 10:56

    Carillion Announces New Group Finance Director

    Carillion has appointed Zafar Khan as Group Finance Director, following the news Richard Adam is to retire as he approaches his 60th birthday. Zafar joined Carillion's Middle East and North Africa business as Finance Director in 2011 and was formerly Chief Financial Officer with Associated British Ports.

  • Alabama...Where Else? (Photography by J.M. Griffin). (photo: J.M. Griffin)
    News Editor  - 23.08.2016, 22:23

    Commemorating Life's Essential

    As the United States eagerly anticipates National Toilet Paper Day on Friday (which promises even more 'alternative reality' than predicted for the Presidential race by Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton), the time has come to take stock of one of life's greatest inventions.

  • A trainer with his group in West Kalimantan. (Photography by Good Return). (photo: Good Return)
    Henkel AG  - 23.08.2016, 19:44

    Supporting 5,500 Indonesian Smallholders

    Henkel and BASF are collaborating with the development organization Solidaridad to support a project in Indonesia and advocate better professional and living standards for smallholders and local businesses.

  • (Photography by Ollios). (photo: Ollios)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 23.08.2016, 18:32

    Royal Academy Contract for Wrightstyle

    Wrightstyle has been appointed to supply and install advanced glazing systems at the Royal Academy of Arts, the UK’s oldest arts institution.

  •  (photo: Circularety)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 23.08.2016, 17:56

    A New approach to PRNs

    ecosurety, one of the fastest-growing resource efficiency specialists in the UK, will next month launch a revolutionary new way for producers and reprocessors to work together inside the PRN (Packaging Recovery Note) system.

  •  (photo: CIR Magazine)
    Siemens AG  - 22.08.2016, 22:17

    Siemens Shortlisted for 2016 Risk Management Awards​

    Siemens has been shortlisted under the category of ‘Best Use of Technology in Risk Management’ for our software systems that offer advanced intelligence and protection to high risk organisations.

  • The Jet Towel Smart hand driers have made an instant impact, helping create a hygienic and inviting ambiance at The Clock Tower Sanctuary. [Source: The Clock Tower Sanctuary] (photo: Mitsubishi Electric)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 18.08.2016, 21:24

    Saving Energy at The Clock Tower Sanctuary

    Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel Smart hand dryers have helped manage energy bills at The Clock Tower Sanctuary, Brighton’s only day centre specifically for homeless young people. Further benefits include their quiet operation, which is helping maintain a calming atmosphere.

  • (Photography by Emmanouel V). (photo: Emmanouel V)
    Compass Group PLC  - 17.08.2016, 09:55

    Sustainable Cities Fish Pledge

    Compass Group subsidiary Levy Restaurants UK has signed up to the Sustainable Cities Fish Pledge.

  •  (photo: ISS A/S)
    ISS Facility Services  - 17.08.2016, 08:29

    ISS Half-Year Interim Report

    The latest trading update from global facilities management major ISS reveals the company is confident about prospects for integrated facility service providers in 2016.

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    Torch Marketing  - 17.08.2016, 07:58

    Thai Interior Ministry to Co-Host CIPR Asia (5-6 October)

    Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience (CIPR) Asia is delighted to announce the government of Thailand's Ministry of Interior will co-host this year's edition of the popular regional event.

  • (Photography by Dave di Biase).                    (photo: Dave di Biase)
    OpenWork Agency  - 16.08.2016, 22:22

    New ‘Corporate Coworking' Initiative

    Coworking agency OpenWork today announced the launch of a new advisory service, Corporate Coworking, which assists companies in incorporating the flow and mobility of coworking into their workplace strategy.

  • (Photography by Kerem Yucel). (photo: Kerem Yucel)
    Aeromark Optimatics  - 15.08.2016, 18:59

    Documenting RoI

    Aeromark reports that leading facilities management and engineering maintenance provider Arcus FM, has achieved immediate investment returns on deploying the software developer's mobile document management platform.

  •  (photo: The Management Recruitment Group)
    The Management Recruitment Group  - 11.08.2016, 19:23

    Taking Office

    Specialist FM recruiter The Management Recruitment Group is pleased to announce the relocation of its City of London office to larger premises.

  • 17 Fleet Street (photo: Kemper System)
    Kemper System  - 11.08.2016, 18:58

    Headlining an Historic Fleet Street Conservation Scheme

    Kemper System’s Kemperol V210 waterproofing membrane has been used to ensure that one of the few buildings to survive the Great Fire of London in 1666 continues to be preserved for future generations as part of a conservation project at 17 Fleet Street.

  •  (photo: Signbox)
    Signbox Ltd  - 08.08.2016, 21:43

    Delivering Architectural Sensitivity

    Architectural signage specialist, Signbox, has just completed a major wayfinding and display signage project at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace in Central London. Carlton House Terrace is home to the British Academy - the UK's national body for the humanities and social sciences - and one of London's most impressive and imposing Georgian buildings.

  • (Photography by Justin Galloway). (photo: Justin Galloway)
    Stonhard (UK) Ltd  - 08.08.2016, 17:21

    New Certification, New Guarantee

    Stonhard (UK) has received Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) food and beverage production management system accreditation for its market-leading high performance seamless flooring systems.

  •  (photo: Carillion PLC)
    Carillion PLC  - 03.08.2016, 18:41

    RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Award for Carillion

    Carillion’s service business is the winner of the Facilities Management sector award in the annual Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016.

  •  (photo: melodi2)
    Aramark Corporation  - 02.08.2016, 20:07

    Improving Patient Experience

    An innovative web-based software facility management platform from Aramark promises to transform hospitals and healthcare facilities by integrating multiple systems into a single suite.

  • ecosurety managing director, James Piper. (photo: ecosurety)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 02.08.2016, 12:10

    UK Resource Efficiency Specialist Appoints New Managing Director

    ecosurety, one of the United Kingdom's fastest-growing resource efficiency specialists, has appointed commercial head James Piper to the role of Managing Director.

  •  (photo: eneral Wire Spring Company)
    General Wire Spring Company  - 01.08.2016, 17:38

    Clearing Clogged Drains With Green Power

    The innovative Kinetic Water Ram™ from General Wire Spring Company subsidiary, General Pipe Cleaners, is a safe and environmentally friendly solution for unblocking drains.

  • The new EcoPuro compact unit offers organisations refreshingly low cost drinking water in branded bottles. (photo: Ecopure Water)
    EcoPure Waters  - 21.07.2016, 21:48

    Compact Filtration Unit from EcoPure Waters

    EcoPure Waters is delighted to launch the brand new EcoPuro compact water filtration unit for office and corporate environments.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 21.07.2016, 21:14

    LIA Announces Academy Launch

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) will officially launch its Academy on September 28, 2016, with a VIP lunch and guest speakers.

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    Autogrill S.p.A.  - 21.07.2016, 14:11

    Extension of U.S. Airport Catering Contract

    Autogrill Group subsidiary HMSHost has won a tender to extend the catering contract at the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport in Georgia by 10 years.

  • Aqua Cure's new website facilitates placement of orders from a variety of platforms. (photo: Aqua Cure Ltd)
    Aqua Cure Ltd  - 21.07.2016, 13:34

    New Ecommerce Website

    Aqua Cure are delighted to announce the launch of their new e-commerce website. The site is very much trade oriented and allows customers to view tailored pricing through password protected log-ins.

  • Eclipse System installed as a retrofit upgrade. (photo: Cameron Forecourt.)
    Cameron Forecourt  - 19.07.2016, 17:33

    Realtime Refuelling Management

    Pawson Transport continues to develop its business by introducing the Cameron Forecourt Eclipse web-based fuel management system to its refuelling operations.

  • DTA4 four-way toilet alarm control panel. (photo: Baldwin Boxall)
    Baldwin Boxall  - 19.07.2016, 16:51

    Toilet Alarm Control Panel

    Baldwin Boxall is pleased to announce the availability of an innovative toilet alarm system from October.

  • The new StoColor Dryonic paint from Sto Ltd dries with a micro-textured surface which is both hydrophilic and hydrophobic. It repels water instantly and simultaneously channels it away, allowing the building façade to dry rapidly and reliably. (photo: Sto Ltd)
    Sto Ltd  - 18.07.2016, 17:01


    Sto UK is set to revolutionize the UK façade market with the launch of its new StoColor Dryonic paint which allows water from rain, dew and fog to run off building façades almost instantly.

  •  (photo: Wolseley UK)
    Aeromark Optimatics  - 18.07.2016, 15:51

    Smarter Parts

    Aeromark, one of the United Kingdom's leading service management technology companies, has announced it has successfully completed a full integration of its Optimatics software platform which includes a "Smarter Parts" module with Wolseley UK's systems.

  • 2016 Institute of Directors award nominee, James Piper. (photo: RichMcD)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 18.07.2016, 15:06

    Bristol Executive Shortlisted for IoD's Young Director of the Year Award

    ecosurety’s commercial director James Piper is in the running for the prestigious Institute of Directors (IoD) Young Director of the Year award.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 15.07.2016, 13:22

    ServiceMaster Appoints New Board Members

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, announces the election of Jerri DeVard and John Corness to its board of directors.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 14.07.2016, 21:54

    LIA Challenge Cup 2016

    On 19 May, ten crews came together to compete for the annual Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Challenge Cup at the 2016 LIA Regatta.

  •  (photo: RichMcD)
    Ecosurety Limited  - 13.07.2016, 15:54

    Extension of Free Journey-Sharing Scheme

    Thousands more city workers can now find ‘commute buddies’ to cut congestion, emissions and stress as a result of council funding of a free journey-sharing scheme to Bristol’s Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone.

  • (Photography by Vasant Dave). (photo: Vasant Dave)
    London Commodity Brokers ,  Peter Sceats & Associates  - 13.07.2016, 13:53

    Grand Union Water Co.

    London Commodity Brokers and Peter Sceats & Associates are pleased to announce the launch of Grand Union Water Co., the UK’s first specialist water procurement advisor.

  • Interior of the Office of the Future. (photo: Siemens AG, Siemens Building Technology)
    Siemens AG  - 12.07.2016, 16:49

    Dubai First with 3D-Printed "Office of the Future"

    The world's first office building produced by a 3D printer has just opened in Dubai. The 250 square metre "Office of the Future" is erected near the Emirates Towers in Dubai. The building technology with access control and surveillance systems was provided by Siemens and is integrated into a central building management platform.

  •  (photo: Vanquish Integrated People Solutions)
    Vanquish – Integrated People Solutions  - 12.07.2016, 15:02

    Simplifying Zero-hour Holiday Calculations

    Vanquish Integrated People Solutions has introduced a new formula to its market leading time management software to support organisations accurately calculate the amount of annual leave and holiday pay that workers on zero-hours contracts are entitled to.

  •  (photo: Mitie Group plc)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 12.07.2016, 13:43

    New Mitie Energy Director

    Mitie has appointed Peter Nisbet as Director of Energy to lead its energy division.

  • ISS Group Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) Andrew Price photographed with IBM Watson IoT Director, Nils J. Van Der Zijl. (photo: ISS A/S)
    ISS Facility Services  - 11.07.2016, 21:43

    Adding a Human Touch to Buildings

    ISS, a leading global provider of facility services, has signed a commercial agreement with IBM to use the power of Watson IoT to transform the management of over 25,000 buildings around the world.

  • (Photograph: Ian Dun). (photo: )
    CCA Floors & Interiors Inc.  - 08.07.2016, 15:49


    CCA Floors & Interiors today announced the formation of a new Home Interiors Group to capitalize on synergies between its Retail, Building and insurance divisions. The company also announced Shawn Bayat, formerly of Quality Floor and Home Carpet One, will assume the role of Vice President and General Manager of the new group.

  •  (photo: Rentokil Initial)
    Rentokil Initial plc  - 08.07.2016, 13:56

    Upbeat Trading Statement from Rentokil Initial

    Rentokil Initial plc announces a series of acquisitions made in the fourth quarter of 2015 and first week of 2016 in its Growth and Emerging quadrants designed to build city density and drive margin expansion.

  • (Photography by Daniel Carter). (photo: Daniel Carter)
    The Management Recruitment Group  - 07.07.2016, 18:58

    Internal Appointment at MRG

    The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) is delighted to announce the promotion of Hayley Mintern to Senior Manager.

  • Assistant General Manager Tammy Turner huddles the staff minutes before opening to give them a pep-talk. (photo: Delaware North)
    Delaware North Companies  - 07.07.2016, 18:12

    Jack Nicklaus Golden Bear Grill Opens in Fort Lauderdale

    One of professional golf’s all-time greats, Jack Nicklaus, joined forces with Delaware North to open the first Jack Nicklaus Golden Bear Grill on June 24 at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

  • Carillion's Kieran Adams - Senior Contracts Manager and John Morgan - Regional Director Ireland & The Housing Executive's Clark Bailie - Chief Executive, Gerry Flynn - Director of Housing Services, and Paul Isherwood - Executive Director. (photo: Carillion plc)
    Carillion PLC  - 07.07.2016, 17:23

    £600 Million of Support Services Contracts for Carillion

    Carillion’s market leading business in Oman, Carillion Alawi, has signed a 4.5-year extension of its integrated facilities management contract with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), with the group also securing two contracts with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

  • (Photography by Ildar Sagdejev). (photo: Ildar Sagdejev)
    Thermotech Solutions  - 07.07.2016, 16:44

    Thermotech Continues Expansion with Oakwood Acquisition

    Rapidly growing building services group, Thermotech, has acquired air conditioning specialist, Oakwood, to bring together two of the strongest names in the sector.

  •  (photo: Signbox Ltdd)
    Signbox Ltd  - 07.07.2016, 15:52


    Visual communications specialist Signbox has completed an architectural signage project for the London Fire Brigade as part of a private finance initiative (PFI) rolled out across the capital to provide a more flexible, efficient and effective fire and rescue service for London.

  •  (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 07.07.2016, 15:19

    ABM UK’s Business and Industry Group Announces Leadership Team

    Following the appointment of Andy Donnell as its managing director, the UK Business and Industry Group of facilities solution provider ABM (NYSE:ABM) announces its new leadership team.

  •  (photo: SCAE)
    Compass Group PLC  - 06.07.2016, 18:18

    Compass Group Joins Coffee Association

    The UK’s largest food services provider, Compass Group UK & Ireland has become a member of the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe (SCAE).

  • Stuart Green, Course Leader, Lighting and Design Technology at USW and LIA Chief Executive Officer, Steve Davies. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 05.07.2016, 12:07

    LIA in University Training Course Partnership

    The University of South Wales (USW) and the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) have agreed a formal partnership, cementing a relationship which will see the development of a range of specialist lighting courses.

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    ParkServe Limited  - 04.07.2016, 19:17

    Reducing Costs and Increasing Sustainability

    Facilities management company ParkServe is achieving significant savings by reducing the carbon footprint at both its science park sites–Colworth Park in Bedfordshire and Discovery Park in Kent.

  • Photography by Andy Stafiniak. (photo: Andy Stafiniak)
    NFS Technology Group  - 04.07.2016, 14:47

    24/7 Venue Booking Online

    NFS Technology Group today announces the launch of the Rendezvous Portal, a step-change in booking that will allow venues to offer the kind of easy booking that has already transformed the world of hotel reservations.

  •  (photo: Cameron Forecourt)
    Cameron Forecourt  - 04.07.2016, 13:52

    Even More Intelligent Fuel Management

    Cameron Forecourt, the UK’s leading commercial fuelling specialist, is pleased to announce it has introduced the biggest changes to its real time fuel management reporting system in a decade, to allow customers access to more comprehensive information and better reporting tools from today.

  • Kent Miller. (photo: Caretaker Landscape and Tree Management)
    Caretaker Landscape and Tree Management  - 01.07.2016, 22:22

    Appointment of New IFMA Foundation Chair

    Leading Arizona full service commercial and U.S. Homeowners Association (HOA) landscaping contractor Caretaker Landscape and Tree Management, is delighted to announce the appointment of company President, Kent Miller, as Chair of the IFMA Foundation today.

  • Photo Caption: (on left) Peter Hallberg, Head of BT Region Europe North, accepted the award in London on 29 June 2016 from Aroop Zutshi, Global President and Managing Partner (on right) at Frost & Sullivan. (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG  - 30.06.2016, 18:45

    European Building Technologies Company of the Year

    Consulting firm Frost & Sullivan has honoured the Siemens Building Technologies Division with its 2015 European Technologies Company of the Year Award at a ceremony in London on 29 June 2016.

  •  (photo: SICK AG)
    SICK AG  - 30.06.2016, 18:06

    Making Reliable Building Security Easy

    Technology developments to SICK’s LMS range of 2D laser scanners have made it easier than ever to secure and protect outdoor open spaces reliably, even where there are frequent vehicle movements, with one scanner capable of covering an area the size of a football pitch.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 30.06.2016, 15:38

    The LIA Responds to Brexit

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has published a statement on the UK's recent decision to leave the European Union.

  • Multi-award winning performance: FridgeWize Q-Blade. (photo: FridgeWize)
    FridgeWize Inc  - 30.06.2016, 15:19

    FridgeWize Shortlisted for 2016 RAC Cooling Industry Awards

    FridgeWize is pleased to announce it has been shortlisted for this year's prestigious RAC Cooling Industry Awards where the revolutionary Q-Blade is a finalist for Refrigeration Innovation of the Year 2016.

  • Jason Turner (Business Innovation Director, AVMI) picks up the award for ‘Best Corporate / Industrial Project’ at the InstallAwards 2016, joined by host and comedian of the night, Ian Moore. (photo: AVMI)
    AVM Impact Ltd  - 30.06.2016, 13:57

    AV Provider Wins Gong for MoJ Installation

    AVMI, the UK’s leading provider of audio visual and digital media technology solutions, has won the prestigious ‘Best Corporate / Industrial Project’ award for its work on an extensive Ministry of Justice (MoJ) installation at this year’s Installation magazine InstallAwards 2016 in London, and was instrumental in ensuring its client HSBC won ‘Integrator’s Choice Award: In-House Team of the Year’.

  • London Olympic stadium and ArcelorMittal Orbit (photo: )
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 30.06.2016, 12:56

    Wrightstyle Celebrates China Anniversary

    Steel and aluminium glazing supplier Wrightstyle is celebrating its twentieth anniversary this month.

  •  (photo: VEGA Europe)
    VEGA Europe  - 29.06.2016, 16:38

    VEGA Europe Recognised at InstallAwards 2016

    The 2016 InstallAwards took place at The Connaught Rooms in London, where VEGA Europe picked up the "Entertainment Project Award for Innovation" for the development and installation of its new Tio Hospitality Request System at a Private wealth management bank.

  •  (photo: ABM Industries, Inc.)
    ABM Industries Inc  - 29.06.2016, 10:13

    New MD for ABM's Business and Industry Group, UK

    ABM, a leading provider of facility solutions, has announced the appointment of Andy Donnell as managing director of its Business and Industry Group in the UK.

  •  (photo: Technology Space Integration (TSI))
    STULZ Klimatechnik GmbH  - 28.06.2016, 16:42

    New JV to Deliver Modular Data Centre Solutions

    Leading global mission critical cooling solutions provider STULZ has announced a joint venture with, and new majority shareholding in, Technology Space Integration (TSI) which is a global manufacturer of modular data centre solutions for the High Performance Computing (HPC), Cloud, enterprise and end user markets.

  •  (photo: Interserve PLC)
    Interserve PLC  - 28.06.2016, 15:35

    Integrated FM Services Contract for Interserve

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been awarded a facilities management services contract worth £60 million over its initial three year term1 with commercial and residential property services company, JLL.

  • (Photography by Harald Richter). (photo: Harald Richter)
    FM Editor  - 24.06.2016, 12:22

    Cameron Resigns as UK Votes to "Brexit" EU

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has announced his resignation following the historic decision by the people of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, as the unsettling impact of a "Brexit" is felt in currency and equity markets.

  • (Photography by Bill Davenport). (photo: Bill Davenport)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 01.08.2016, 19:16

    A Cage-free Commitment

    Sodexo has announced a global, group-wide commitment to sourcing cage-free eggs and liquid egg products from 2025.

  • The Blendz Patina Collection. (photo: Móz Metals and Architectural Products)
    Móz Designs  - 23.06.2016, 08:48

    Inspired by Nature

    A visually striking fusion of color and texture, the Blendz Patina metal surfacing material collection from Móz Metals & Architectural Products, is expanding with four new colourways.

  •                                 (photo: International Property Show)
    FM Magazine  - 22.06.2016, 13:26

    IPS and FM Magazine (GCC Edition) Extend Promotional Partnership

    The International Property Show (IPS) - the largest event for real estate investors in the Middle East, and FM Magazine (GCC Edition) - the region's oldest facilities management publication, have renewed their long-standing co-promotional partnership for another year. IPS 2017 is scheduled for 2-4 April at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

  • (Photography by Beverly Lloyd-Roberts). (photo: Beverly Lloyd-Roberts)
    BDO LLP  - 21.06.2016, 16:04

    Fuelling Mergers & Acquisitions

    The current UK facilities management (FM) market is one of the most challenging ever for outsourced service providers. Relationships are becoming more strategic and less transactional which presents opportunities for investment to innovate and drive change, according to BDO LLP.

  •  (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 20.06.2016, 22:20


    Responding to consumers' preference for healthy, filling, on-the-go snack options, Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, has partnered with Rich's Products to offer fresh baked protein energy bars and cookies in Sodexo operated cafes and retail shops across the country.

  • Heathrow Airport (Photography by Paul Campbell) (photo: Paul Campbell)
    Reportbuyer Reportbuyer  - 20.06.2016, 22:03

    New Edition of Smart Airports Market Report

    The "Smart Airports Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2016 - 2024" report aims to provide comprehensive strategic analysis of the global smart airports market along with revenue and growth forecasts.

  •  (photo: Powervar)
    Ametek Powervar  - 20.06.2016, 21:28

    New Energy Management Solutions for Facility Managers

    Global UPS and power conditioning technology specialist AMETEK Powervar announces the wide release of its facility management services (FMS) energy management solutions today.

  •  (photo: Carillion PLC)
    Carillion PLC  - 18.06.2016, 10:36

    Employment for "Business in the Community" Participant

    Andy Pritchard, a participant on Business in the Community’s (BITC) Ready for Work Programme, has secured a position with leading integrated support service company Carillion.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 17.06.2016, 11:29

    Chartwells Retains West Sussex County Council Contract

    Compass Group UK & Ireland’s education business, Chartwells, has retained its school meals catering contract, following a competitive tender, with West Sussex County Council for another 5 years in a deal worth £13 million annually.

  • (Photograph courtesy of Tencent, JLL). (photo: JLL)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 16.06.2016, 20:14

    Intelligent Workplaces and UK Productivity

    Mitie, the facilities management company, has published a new white paper exploring how intelligent workplaces can boost the UK’s productivity.

  • Janam’s XM5 rugged mobile computer                     (photo: Janam Technologies LLC)
    Janam Technologies  - 15.06.2016, 14:02

    IST Selects Janam

    Janam Technologies, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, announced today that IST Management Services, the largest independently-owned facilities management services provider in the United States, has deployed its XM5 rugged mobile computers.

  •  (photo: Pressalit Care Colani)
    Pressalit A/S  - 14.06.2016, 17:47

    Love Every Second

    Virgin Trains have chosen a vibrant red Colani toilet seat from Pressalit Care for their fleet of UK East Coast Mainline trains.

  •  (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 13.06.2016, 17:17

    LIA Support Hub Welcomes New Team Member

    The Lighting Industry Association is pleased to welcome Kirstin Shortt to the LIA Support Hub.

  •  (photo: iGuzzini)
    iGuzzini illuminazione S.p.A  - 11.06.2016, 09:04

    Architectural Lighting Manufacturer Expands Doha Team

    iGuzzini, a leading international architectural lighting manufacturer, is delighted to announce the latest addition to the team for its operations in Qatar.

  • Hugo Newell. (photo: Carillion PLC)
    Carillion PLC  - 10.06.2016, 14:09

    Helping Manchester's Homeless

    Manchester based quantity surveyor Hugo Newell who works for Carillion has found an innovative way to help some of the city’s homeless, with a lunch offer from a mobile phone provider.

  • (Photography by Andy Worthington). (photo: Andy Worthington)
    Serco Group Plc  - 10.06.2016, 08:46

    New Contract Director at HMP Thameside

    Craig Thomson has taken over as Serco’s new Custodial Operations Director at HMP Thameside in South East London.

  •  (photo: QSI Facilities)
    QSI Facilities  - 10.06.2016, 08:25

    Quality Solutions Rebrands as QSI Facilities

    Quality Solutions, a leading U.S. provider of facilities maintenance and constructions services, has changed its name to QSI Facilities, launched a new website and introduced a new approach for overcoming value leakage in outsourced facilities services.

  •  (photo: Mace Macro)
    Macro Limited  - 10.06.2016, 07:30

    Profits Up at Mace

    Macro’s parent company, Mace, has reported its 2015 figures which see the company increasing its annual turnover by 19% to £1.77 billion with a pre-tax profit of £36.2 million.

  • Tony Long, CBRE's new Global Director for Client Care. (photo: CBRE Group)
    CBRE Group  - 10.06.2016, 07:06

    Global Leader for Client Care

    CBRE Group, Inc. has announced Tony Long's appointment as Global Director, Client Care, a new position.

  • (Photography by Sarah Dawn Nichols). (photo: Sarah Dawn Nichols)
    ServiceChannel UK Ltd  - 09.06.2016, 17:06

    Improving Transparency Between FM Teams and Service Providers

    ServiceChannel, the leading SaaS service automation platform for facilities managers and contractors, has launched a program designed to improve collaboration and transparency between facilities management teams and service providers in the United States.

  •  (photo: Craft Guild of Chefs)
    Compass Group PLC  - 09.06.2016, 17:24

    Craft Guild of Chef Awards 2016

    Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest food and support services firm, is celebrating after winning three culinary awards at the prestigious Craft Guild of Chef Awards on Wednesday 1 June, during a glittering ceremony at Lancaster London Hotel.

  • (Photography by Jon Sepúlveda). (photo: Jon Sepúlveda)
    NFS Technology Group  - 08.06.2016, 20:23

    Innovative Sensor Technology to Launch at The Facilities Show

    A new technology that is set to revolutionise how workspaces are used, will be unveiled at The Facilities Show in June by scheduling solutions experts, NFS Technology Group.

  • Honey Creek Resort viewed from lake Rathbun. (Photography by Clay Smith). (photo: Clay Smith, Iowa DNR)
    Delaware North Companies  - 07.06.2016, 18:38

    Delaware North begins Operating at Honey Creek State Park

    Delaware North, one of the largest privately held global hospitality and food service companies in the world, has expanded its parks and resorts portfolio into Iowa with a contract to manage the resort at Honey Creek State Park.

  • (From left to right) Steve Davies, LIA CEO, LIA President Peter Scott and Holophane David Currie Award winner, John Bullivant. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 07.06.2016, 18:19

    Holophane David Currie Award

    The 2014 & 2015 Lighting Industry Association "Holophane David Currie" Award has been presented to John Bullivant from Eterna Lighting at The LIA's Annual Luncheon Event.

  • (Photography by Pawel Kryj). (photo: Pawel Kryj)
    Tyrrell Products  - 07.06.2016, 17:55

    Branch Power Monitoring System Indicates Circuit Breaker Trips

    New from Tyrrell Products is an intelligent branch power monitoring system that features the ability to identify tripped circuit breakers; without the need for auxiliary contacts.

  •  (photo: Xylem, Inc.)
    Xylem Inc  - 07.06.2016, 15:26

    New Sekamatik Wastewater Lifting Station Range

    Xylem, a global water technology leader, is launching the new Lowara Sekamatik series, a complete range of wastewater lifting stations for the collection and pressurization of rain/clean/gray water and sewage for residential and commercial building applications.

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 07.06.2016, 13:45

    Consecutive Newsweek Global 500 Green Rankings for Ecolab

    Ecolab, Inc. has been named a top "Green Company" by Newsweek for the third consecutive Year, achieving a 6th place ranking in the United States and taking the 13th highest spot globally.

  •  (photo: Birmingham City University.)
    NG Bailey  - 07.06.2016, 11:25

    Birmingham City University's ICT Installation

    NG Bailey’s IT Services division has today announced the completion of the £2 million Birmingham City University technical redevelopment initiative which included a migration to a centrally managed, IP-converged environment.

  • (Photography by Stefan Mikolon). (photo: Stefan Mikolon)
    EQT AB  - 03.06.2016, 21:29

    EQT To Acquire Bilfinger's Building and Facility Business

    EQT VII has signed an agreement with Bilfinger SE (“Bilfinger”) to acquire Bilfinger’s business segment Building and Facility subject to the receipt of customary regulatory approvals. The purchase price corresponds to an enterprise value of EUR 1.4 billion.

  • (From Left to Right) Steve Davies, LIA CEO, LIA President Peter Scott and Mackwell Student of the Year Award winner, Natalia Gallardo Almazo. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 03.06.2016, 21:43

    Mackwell Student of the Year Award

    Natalia Gallardo Almazo from Arlico Lighting has been selected for this year's Mackwell Student of the Year Award which attracted entries from more than a hundred students enrolled in the Lighting Industry Association's (LIA) Certificate Course.

  • (Photography by Craig Warga). (photo: Craig Warga)
    FM Editor  - 02.06.2016, 22:14

    Blackrock Increases Stake in Carillion

    In a regulatory filing to the London Stock Exchange (LSE) today, Carillion PLC reports giant U.S. investment firm BlackRock has increased its exposure to investments that come with potentially exercisable voting rights from less than 5 per cent to 8.26 per cent.

  •  (photo: Emcor Group, Inc.)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 02.06.2016, 20:33

    Oceaneering International CEO Elected to EMCOR Group Board

    EMCOR Group. Inc. today announced the election of M. Kevin McEvoy to its Board of Directors and the re-election of the Company’s incumbent directors. Mr. McEvoy is the CEO of subsea remotely operated vehicle (ROV) and oilfield engineering services supplier, Oceaneering International.

  •  (photo: CBRE)
    CBRE Group  - 02.06.2016, 13:52

    Acquisition of Leading London Luxury Retail Property Advisor

    CBRE Group has announced it has acquired Michael Horwitz & Company, a London-based retail property advisor specialising in the luxury goods retail sector.

  •  (photo: BASF)
    BASF SE  - 02.06.2016, 13:11

    Closer Collaboration with Designers in Asia Pacific

    BASF is connecting with designers in Asia Pacific at a new regional platform for design activities, located in Shanghai. designfabrik® helps designers in Asia Pacific realize their concepts by bridging the gaps between creative ideas and the possibilities of various materials.

  • (Photography by Alfonso Romero).                                (photo: Alfonso Romero)
    Aramark Corporation  - 02.06.2016, 12:52

    Aramark Makes the "LATINO 100" Again

    Aramark, a global leader in food, facilities management, and uniforms, has once again been named to LATINO Magazine's "LATINO 100" - an annual listing that spotlights companies providing the most viable business opportunities for U.S. Latinos.

  • (Image courtesy of BBC Scotland). (photo: BBC Scotland)
    Serco Group Plc  - 02.06.2016, 11:16

    Transforming Hospital Food

    The Catering team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital - including Scottish FM professional of the year, Anne Davidson, are set to appear in BBC Scotland’s ‘Landward’ tomorrow (Friday, 3 June) showing how Serco is transforming hospital food with fresh, local produce.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 02.06.2016, 09:54

    New Drone Inspection Service

    Mitie has announced the launch of a new drone service. The technology enables improved property surveying, efficient thermal mapping and the inspection of previously unreachable exteriors of high-rise buildings.

  •  (photo: Lime Venue Portfolio, Compass Group UK & Ireland)
    Compass Group PLC  - 01.06.2016, 16:54

    The Future’s Purple

    Lime Venue Portfolio will launch its new brand identity, website and marketing collateral at The Meetings Show which takes place from 14th to 16th June.

  • The Here East campus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. (photo: Wrightstyle Limited, Pyroguared UK Limited)
    Wrightstyle Limited ,  Pyroguard UK Limited  - 01.06.2016, 16:26

    Glass and Glazing Transform London Olympic Media Centre

    A major project to transform the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics media centre into a creative hub is nearing completion.

  • (Photography: Derzsi Elekes Andor). (photo: Derzsi Elekes Andor)
    European Rental Association (ERA)  - 01.06.2016, 15:42

    Equipment Total Cost of Ownership Calculator

    The European Rental Association (ERA) today announces the launch of a new and free-to-use ‘calculator’ that works out the Total Cost of Ownership for equipment.

  •  (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 01.06.2016, 13:15

    New Finance Director at Winder Power Ltd

    Winder Power, the UK’s leading manufacturer of power and distribution transformers, is delighted to announce the appointment of Andy Mill as Finance Director of Winder Power Ltd., with effect from today (1 June 2016).

  • The popular Jet Towel Slim operates at 56dB for standard models and 59db for the high powered units, while the new compact Jet Towel Smart runs at 58-59dB in standard format and 60-62dB for high powered dryers. (photo: Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 26.05.2016, 18:13

    Another Quiet Mark for Jet Towel Hand Dryers

    Mitsubishi Electric has had the Quiet Mark accreditation for its Jet Towel high speed, hands-in hand dryer reconfirmed for 2016 by the UK’s Noise Abatement Society.

  • (Left to right) Peter Scott, LIA President and Vice Presidents Mike Collett of WILA Lighting and Dave Ribbons of Lutron EA. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 25.05.2016, 19:54

    Vision, Strategy and Structure

    Peter Scott from Fern-Howard Lighting took up his tenure as President of the Lighting Industry Association Council of Management at the LIA’s Annual Luncheon. During the day, Dave Ribbons of Lutron EA Ltd and Mike Collett of WILA Lighting Limited, took up their position as Vice Presidents.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 25.05.2016, 14:38

    Food Services for the Cologne Trade Fair

    Aramark, a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, has entered into a 10-year agreement to provide food services for Koelnmesse of Germany, the organization that operates the sixth largest trade fair and exhibition/conference center in the world.

  • Photography by Noel Abejo. (photo: Noel Abejo)
    MACS USA LLC  - 24.05.2016, 16:27

    Extension of Software Consulting Services to the United States

    European software company MACS has expanded its services offering to the United States.

  • The Food with Passion (FWP) team. (photo: Almeda Facilities Ltd)
    Almeda Facilities  - 24.05.2016, 15:34

    Food with Passion

    A family-run facilities management firm in Bristol is changing perceptions surrounding food and sustainability following the launch of a new division.

  • Facilities Management Team, City of Glasgow College. (photo: City of Glasgow College)
    City of Glasgow College  - 23.05.2016, 14:51

    City of Glasgow College Triumphant at Facilities Management Awards

    Scotland’s largest further and higher education college with 27,000 students, 1,200 staff and 1,700 courses has been selected as the recipient of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) - Scotland Region "Project of the Year" award.

  • All the Queen's Horses. (photo: Kit Houghton)
    Compass Group PLC  - 20.05.2016, 13:00

    A Regal Treat for the Royal Windsor Horse Show

    Payne + Gunter have partnered with Twinings to serve the Queens Specially blended tea at the Royal Windsor Horse Show, 11-15 May, bringing the flavours and experiences of taking tea to life.

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    Cushman & Wakefield  - 20.05.2016, 12:25

    Sluggish First Quarter for European Commercial Real Estate Investment

    European commercial real estate (CRE) investment activity took a pause for breath in the first quarter of this year, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s latest market report, with the United Kingdom losing out to core markets Germany and France over Brexit fears.

  •  (photo: Autogrill)
    Elior Group  - 20.05.2016, 11:24

    Elior Group and Autogrill In Exclusive Discussions

    Elior Group and Autogrill have announced they have entered into exclusive negotiations over the transfer of 100 per cent of the share capital of Autogrill Restauration Services S.A., owner of Autogrill restaurant concessions at railway stations across France.

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    ValuD Consulting LLC  - 19.05.2016, 18:14

    New European Real Estate and Facilities Management Consultancy Partnership

    ValuD Consulting, the leading full-service provider of IBM TRIRIGA solutions, is pleased to announce it has entered into a strategic partnership with MACS, a leading real estate and facilities management (RE/FM) consultancy in the European marketplace.

  •  (photo: Ecolab, Inc.)
    Ecolab Inc  - 19.05.2016, 14:10

    U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program Partner of the Year

    Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a 2016 Safer Choice Partner of the Year within the Innovators category.

  • Anne Davidson. (photo: Serco Group plc.)
    Serco Group Plc  - 19.05.2016, 13:56

    Scottish ‘FM Professional of the Year’

    Anne Davidson, Serco’s Catering Manager at Forth Valley Royal Hospital has been crowned ‘Facilities Management (FM) Professional of the Year’ in the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Scotland Awards 2016.

  • Harbour Radio (prior to its renovation). (photo: Harbour Radio)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 19.05.2016, 13:40

    Community Radio Station Renovation

    Customers and staff from Mitie and Orbit East have collaborated to refurbish a local community radio station in Great Yarmouth.

  •  (photo: ISS Hong Kong)
    ISS Facility Services  - 19.05.2016, 13:40

    Outstanding Enterprise

    ISS Hong Kong has achieved the highest possible score in all integrated facilities management (IFM) criteria for the Capital Magazine Outstanding Enterprise Award 2016.

  • Andrew Langston: new leader of JLL Hotels & Hospitality's asset management business in Indochina. (photo: JLL)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 19.05.2016, 13:40

    JLL Hotels & Hospitality Strengthens Asset Management in Asia

    Andrew Langston joins as Executive Vice President to grow business in Indochina.

  • Peter Scott, CEO of Fern-Howard Lighting and the LIA's new President. (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 19.05.2016, 12:41

    New President for the LIA

    Peter Scott, CEO of Fern-Howard Lighting, was welcomed as LIA President by departing President, Alasdair McRury, Managing Director of Holophane Europe during the LIA’s Annual Lunch on 10 May.

  •  (photo: Centaur Technologies)
    Centaur Technologies  - 18.05.2016, 18:25


    Leading liquid roofing manufacturer Centaur Technologies and roofing contractor Western Flat Roofing Company have been crowned as the winners in the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing category at the prestigious UK Roofing Awards 2016.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 18.05.2016, 17:59

    Supporting a Level European Lighting Playing Field

    The Lighting Industry Association’s (LIA) new state of the art, 12,500 sq. ft. purpose built Laboratories have bid successfully and are undertaking testing as part of LightingEurope’s Compliant Lighting Initiative.

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    Vanquish – Integrated People Solutions  - 17.05.2016, 23:59

    Offsetting the Living Wage Payroll Increase

    Transparency of workforce activity and costs delivered by Time & Attendance software can help organisations counteract the impact of the United Kingdom's new National Living Wage.

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    Intu Properties PLC  - 12.05.2016, 15:19

    Nickelodeon Branded Family Entertainment Centre to Open in 2018

    Parques Reunidos, one of the leading leisure park operators in the world, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), and intu, the UK’s leading owner, manager and developer of prime regional shopping centres, have reached an agreement to develop a Nickelodeon-themed indoor family entertainment centre in a retail destination in the United Kingdom.

  • Madysun Christensen, National Winner of 2016 Sodexo Future Chefs: Healthy Breakfast Challenge. (photo: Sodexo USA)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 12.05.2016, 12:54

    Fourth-Grader Wins Sodexo Future Chefs Contest

    Parents searching for quick healthy breakfasts for their kids need look no further. Fourth-grader Madysun Christensen of Salt Lake City, UT, has the winning recipe in Sodexo's 2016 Future Chefs: Healthy Breakfast Challenge.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 11.05.2016, 14:00

    Third CNA Chairman’s Award for EMCOR

    EMCOR Group today announced it was presented with its third Chairman’s Award from CNA.

  • Photography: Bob Knight. (photo: Bob Knight)
    Compass Group PLC  - 10.05.2016, 22:50

    How Well Do You Know Your Receptionist?

    A YouGov survey conducted ahead of National Receptionists’ Day on Wednesday 11th May 2016, has found under half of London workers know all their receptionists' names.

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    G4S PLC  - 09.05.2016, 16:54

    New 20-Year Australian Prison Deal

    Prisoners in Victoria, Australia, will continue to be secured by G4S after a new 20-year contract valued at over £1 billion was awarded to run Port Phillip Prison – the largest in the State.

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    Kwik Sweep Ltd  - 06.05.2016, 11:55

    Junk Removal Gets Smarter in London

    A ground-breaking new app is allowing Londoners to arrange for the fast and cost-effective removal of unwanted furniture and other items from properties with just the tap of a smartphone or tablet screen.

  • Dubai Mall. (photo: Dubai Mall)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 05.05.2016, 16:32

    Middle Eastern Cities Wooing Global Retail Brands

    The business and tourism hubs of the Middle East are fast becoming magnet cities for big brands, with five – Dubai, Kuwait City, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah, and Riyadh – identified as global ‘growth cities’ in JLL’s Destination Retail report.

  • Photograph: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye. (photo: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 05.05.2016, 16:03

    Mitie Rebrands Environmental+ as "Clean Environments"

    Mitie, the facilities management company, has today announced the rebrand of its cleaning business, Environmental+, to Clean Environments. The rebranded business better reflects the increasing number of services it delivers and the sectors in which Mitie operates.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 04.05.2016, 12:19

    ServiceMaster Reports First-Quarter 2016 Financial Results

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced unaudited first-quarter 2016 results. The company reported a year-over-year revenue increase of 6 percent driven by organic growth.

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    Carillion PLC  - 04.05.2016, 11:38

    Trading in Line with Expectations

    At its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today Carillion will report that the Group's 2016 performance remains on course following expected improvements in revenue and margin within its support services business.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 04.05.2016, 11:08

    A Solid Start to 2016

    ISS, a leading global provider of facility services, announces its interim financial report for the first three months of 2016. Highlights include solid organic revenue growth of 3.7 per cent and a 4.5 per cent improvement in the group's operating margin. Highlights •Solid organic revenue growth of 3.7% (Q4 2015: 4.8%). •Improved operating margin of 4.5% (Q1 2015: 4.4%).

  • Le Village by CA (Paris).  (photo: Credit Agricole)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 04.05.2016, 10:13

    Sodexo Supports Crédit Agricole Innovation Partnership

    Partnership with Crédit Agricole's "Le Village by CA" collaborative space for innovative start-ups will support tomorrow’s Quality of Life Services and will be accepting new applicants until 6 June 2016.

  •  (photo: Autogrill)
    Autogrill S.p.A.  - 04.05.2016, 08:54

    Autogrill Expands Presence in the Gulf

    Autogrill subsidiary HMSHost International is extending its presence in the GCC region by opening a new outlet at Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha and expanding existing operations at Abu Dhabi International Airport which is home to the Emirate's flag airline, Etihad.

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    Atkins Global  - 03.05.2016, 23:48

    Fulton County Facility Condition Assessment (FCA)

    Faithful+Gould is pleased to announce its Strategic Facility Consulting (SFC) team has been commissioned by the Fulton County General Services and Public Works Department in Georgia to perform a county-wide Facility Condition Assessment (FCA) totaling 110 major buildings embodying 3.6 million square feet.

  •  (photo: East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust)
    Serco Group Plc  - 03.05.2016, 14:25

    National Award for Hospital Catering in East Kent

    Serco, working in partnership with East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust, has won a national industry award for its work to improve patient catering services in East Kent.

  • Winder Power factory, Leeds. (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 03.05.2016, 13:53

    Highest Levels of Health & Safety

    Winder Power, the leading UK manufacturer of power and distribution transformers, has been announced as a Gold award winner in the prestigious annual Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016, hosted by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) after the company recently recorded 1,250 days without a reportable incident.

  •  (photo: Sony Corporation)
    CBRE Group  - 03.05.2016, 13:13

    SONY Computer Entertainment Europe Appoints CBRE

    CBRE, the global real estate advisor, has been appointed to provide facilities management (FM) services to Sony Computer Entertainment Europe’s (SCEE) UK headquarters at 10, 13 & 15 Great Marlborough Street, in London.

  • Ford's Bridgend Engine Plant (BEP) in Glamorgan. (photo: Ford Motor Company)
    Bodet Ltd  - 03.05.2016, 11:52

    Ford’s Engine Manufacturing Plant Increases Productivity

    Ford has just installed a new factory bell system consisting of synchronised clocks linked to high powered sounders throughout the site to improve productivity at its Bridgend Engine Plant (BEP) in Glamorgan.

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    Temco Facility Services  - 03.05.2016, 11:13

    Temco Facility Services UK completes MBO

    Following Atalian’s acquisition of Temco-Euroclean earlier this year and subsequent strategic review, Temco Facility Services has successfully completed a management buyout (MBO) of the UK business.

  • (Image courtesy of the GED Project). (photo: GED Project)
    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 03.05.2016, 08:25

    International Businesses Postpone Investing in Britain

    International businesses are postponing investment in Britain in the wake of European uncertainty, according to the latest UK Commercial Market Survey by RICS.

  •  (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 03.05.2016, 08:01

    20 Years of Fighting Hunger in North America

    Annual volunteer effort throughout April encouraged Sodexo’s 420,000 employees worldwide to fight hunger in local communities.

  • Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel hand dryer has been accredited with NSF/ANSI 169 certification by NSF International (NSF) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in recognition of its hygienic operation. (photo: Mitsubishi Europe)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 29.04.2016, 13:51

    Hygienic Hand Drying

    Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new compact hands-under version of its Jet Towel high speed hand dryer, which can be installed in facilities that are constrained in terms of space.

  •  (photo: Emcor Group, Inc.)
    Emcor Group Inc.  - 28.04.2016, 12:52

    Record First Quarter Revenues at EMCOR

    EMCOR Group has reported swelling order books (outside the UK) and record First Quarter revenues of US $1.74 billion driven by organic growth.

  • (Photography by Joe Zlomeck). (photo: Joe Zlomeck)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 27.04.2016, 13:55

    LIA joins All Party Parliamentary Group on Smart Cities

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has joined the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Smart Cities, Chaired by Rt. Hon. Mark Prisk MP.

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    Heat Load  - 27.04.2016, 13:43

    Setting New Standards in Data Centre Testing

    HeatLoad, a leading provider of data centre services, has announced the availability of 200A and 250A three-phase power distribution boards, as part of the ongoing expansion of its test equipment portfolio.

  • Photography: Geraint Lewis. (photo: Geraint Lewis)
    MCP Consulting Group  - 25.04.2016, 15:56

    MCP Wins Prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

    MCP, the Solihull based consultancy providing Asset Management consulting and training services, today celebrates the award of the UK’s highest accolade for business success -The Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2016.

  • Flooring and waterproofing products from BASF's Master Builders Solutions range are available in a wide range of colors, enabling individual designs. Foto: BASF (Location: Canton Hospital, St. Gallen, Switzerland)Die Fußboden- und Abdichtungsprodukte aus der Master Builders Solutions Produktfamilie von BASF sind in verschiedensten Farben verfügbar und ermöglichen so die Realisierung individueller Designs. Foto: BASF (Ort: Kantonsspital, St. Gallen, Schweiz) (photo: BASF)
    BASF SE  - 25.04.2016, 09:29

    New European MasterTop Flooring and Cleaning Products

    BASF has announced new MasterTop flooring and cleaning products for the European market, including a transparent, water-based polyurethane topcoat for decorative flooring solutions and universal cleaner and degreasing agent.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 20.04.2016, 13:43

    The LIA Continues its Online Evolution

    The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA) has launched an all-new website offering visitors a tailored, more intuitive experience and access to essential industry standards and best-practice guidelines.

  • A distribution transformer being commissioned. (photo: Winder Power)
    Winder Power  - 20.04.2016, 12:33

    Winder Power Expands Apprenticeship Scheme

    Winder Power Ltd, has today announced its intention to create 5 new apprenticeship positions in their Yorkshire based factory, adding to its already significant presence in Leeds. The leading UK manufacturer of power and distribution transformers and generator equipment is seeking to fill roles right across the company in areas such as transformer erection and winding, substation services and finance.

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    AWS Group  - 19.04.2016, 23:51

    AWS Group Awards Multiple Supplier Contracts

    Associated Water Services (AWS) Group, the UK’s leading regional supplier of water coolers, has awarded several exclusive contracts to 'preferred' supplier partners.

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    IDEXX Laboratories  - 19.04.2016, 15:31

    NF Validation Certification for Pseudomonas Testing in Drinking Water

    IDEXX, the global experts in water microbiology, today announced that the Pseudalert® and Quanti-Tray® test, used for the 24 hour confirmed enumeration of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P.aeruginosa) in drinking water, including bottled water and pool water, has been granted NF Validation certification.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 19.04.2016, 13:37

    Superfood for Superheroes

    Well known chef and entrepreneur Levi Roots and superheroes participating at MCM London Comic Con have joined a Food Academy cookery workshop for local Newham school children at ExCeL London.

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    ISS Facilities Services  - 19.04.2016, 11:03

    Fourth Consecutive IAOP 'Star' Rating for ISS

    ISS, a global leading facility services provider, has once again achieved the highest possible rating, five stars, by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP). The stars are distributed by an independent jury with representatives from the industry as well as research institutions. Their assessment is based on an analysis of several factors including growth, profitability, and reach.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (the LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 18.04.2016, 13:41

    Illuminating World Markets

    As a UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) Trade Challenge Partner, The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) works hard to assist SMEs increase their export market potential.

  •  (photo: Interserve plc)
    Interserve PLC  - 18.04.2016, 07:29

    £230 Million UK MoD USAF Infrastructure Contract

    International support services and construction group Interserve has been awarded a five-year contract worth approximately £230 million, including additional works, with the Ministry of Defence's (MoD) Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) to provide facilities services to the United States Air Force's UK estate..

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 15.04.2016, 15:03

    EMCOR Completes Acquisition of Ardent Services and Rabalais Constructors

    EMCOR Group, Inc. today announces that it has completed its acquisition of Ardent Services, L.L.C. and Rabalais Constructors, LLC (collectively, “Ardent”), for a purchase price of $205 million in cash, as previously announced.

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    ASHRAE - Shaping Tomorrow's Built Environment Today  - 14.04.2016, 15:44

    ASHRAE Invites Comments on High Performance Green Buildings Standard

    ASHRAE has opened proposed changes to ASHRAE/IES/USGBC/ICC Standard 189 to public review. The standard applies to the design of high-performance green buildings and specifies requirements for siting, design and construction.

  •  (photo: Sodexo)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 14.04.2016, 15:23

    Dynamic Half-year Results

    Sodexo announces its performance for the first half of Fiscal 2016, which ended on February 29, 2016.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 13.04.2016, 16:54

    Lumicom Enters B2C Compliance Arena

    The UK’s leading WEEE compliance scheme for commercial lighting products, Lumicom, has now extended its services to incorporate producers working within the household lighting sector, effectively covering both the B2B and B2C arenas.

  • (Photography: Pacific Builders). (photo: Cushman & Wakefield)
    Cushman & Wakefield  - 12.04.2016, 22:26

    New C&W Executive MD for Global Occupier Services

    Cushman & Wakefield has appointed Toby Dodd as Executive Managing Director, Global Occupier Services. Mr. Dodd who joined the company's London office in 2001 has recently served as Managing Director of the Singapore business where he managed leading corporate real estate accounts.

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    Wrightstyle Limited  - 12.04.2016, 17:22

    Wrightstyle Launches New Website

    Wrightstyle, the advanced steel and aluminium glazing system supplier, has launched a new website to provide customers with an enhanced level of product and system information.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 12.04.2016, 13:50

    ServiceMaster to Announce First-Quarter 2016 Results

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SERV), a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced a plan to release its unaudited first-quarter 2016 financial results after 6 a.m. Central Time (7 a.m. Eastern Time) on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

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    Jaguar Building Services  - 12.04.2016, 13:05

    Jaguar Secure Nova, Victoria

    Jaguar Building Services have been appointed by Land Securities as MEBF provider for the prestigious Nova, Victoria development.

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    CBRE Group  - 12.04.2016, 08:17

    U.S. Office Vacancy Up

    Vacancy in the U.S. office market inched up by 10 basis points (bps) during the first quarter of 2016 (Q1 2016), rising to 13.2 per cent, according to the latest analysis from CBRE Group, Inc.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 11.04.2016, 08:34

    BSIA Security Personnel Awards for VSG

    Leading security specialist company, Vision Security Group (VSG), part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is celebrating after picking up thirteen regional British Security Industry Association (BSIA) awards.

  •  (photo: Autogrill S.p.A)
    Autogrill S.p.A.  - 07.04.2016, 16:04

    Innovation and Italian Tradition

    Autogrill is showcasing Italian excellence in collaboration with the University of Gastronomic Science (UNISG) at Bistrot Fiorenzuola d’Ardafirst - the company's first motorway bistro

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    NHS Property Services  - 07.04.2016, 12:43

    Senior FM Specialists Nominated for HefmA Awards

    Senior facilities management specialists at NHS Property Services have been nominated for two national awards.

  • Photography by Johansen Krause. (photo: Krause, Johansen)
    ISS Facility Services  - 07.04.2016, 10:39

    Best supplier and Strategic Partner

    ISS Czech Republic was awarded the title "Best Supplier and Strategic Partner" at RWE’s award event in Prague, Czech Republic, called "Day of suppliers". ISS Czech Republic received the title of "Best Supplier" for the first time and the title of "Strategic Partner" for the second time.

  • Photography by SSVA. (photo: SSVA)
    Mars Drinks  - 06.04.2016, 14:07

    Half of Workers Would Not Recommend Their Company to Job Seekers

    About half of all workers wouldn't recommend their organization to a friend or family member searching for a job according to new research from MARS DRINKS™ - a division of Mars, Incorporated – and LinkedIn.

  • Alzheimer's Society support group. (photo: Alzheimer's Society)
    Compass Group PLC  - 06.04.2016, 13:07

    A Healthy £50,000 for Charity

    Compass Group UK & Ireland’s healthcare sector, part of the largest food services provider in the UK, has raised a staggering £50,000 in seven months for the Alzheimer’s Society.

  • Photography by Rayko Swensson. (photo: Rayko Swensson)
    Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)  - 06.04.2016, 08:21

    CIBSE Encourages UK Government to Listen to Energy Experts

    Dr Hywel Davies, Technical Director of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), says short-termist government policy is contributing to low investor confidence in the UK's energy sector.

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    dmg events  - 06.04.2016, 00:31

    BIFM to Run Facilities Management Business Confidence Monitor Middle East

    BIFM, the professional body for facilities management and FM EXPO have launched the initial phase of the Facilities Management Business Confidence Monitor (BCM) 2016 for the Middle East. This follows last year’s inaugural Middle East BCM which provided an assessment and measure of facilities management (FM) industry confidence and prospects across the region.

  • Photography by Tamás Nép. (photo: Tamás Nép)
    Total Facilities  - 05.04.2016, 14:14

    Improving Workplace Efficiency

    Limited access to first-rate technology and equipment is creating inefficient workplaces, a new survey of workplace and facilities management professionals in Australia has found.

  • Councillor Leon Murray MBE, Mayor for Telford and Wrekin and LIA President Alasdair McRury (Holophane Europe Ltd). (photo: Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 05.04.2016, 01:12

    The LIA’s New Laboratories Facility Officially Opened

    Councillor Leon Murray MBE, Mayor for Telford and Wrekin and LIA President Alasdair McRury (Holophane Europe Ltd) officially opened The Lighting Industry Association’s (The LIA) new Laboratories facility.

  • Dame Zaha Hadid. (Photography by Brigitte Lacombe). (photo: Brigitte Lacombe)
    News Editor  - 02.04.2016, 01:24

    Zaha Hadid Architects Confirm Founder's Death

    Zaha Hadid Architects have confirmed that Dame Zaha Hadid, DBE, who was widely regarded as the world's greatest female architect, has died from a heart attack whilst undergoing treatment for bronchitis in Miami. Dame Zaha's designs included the London Olympic Aquatic Centre, the MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts and Qatar's 2022 World Cup stadium.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 06.04.2016, 07:50

    Special Blend for this Year’s Grand National

    Micro artisan coffee roastery, Crosby Coffee, has teamed up with Jockey Club Catering creating a speciality blend for this year’s Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree Racecourse, 7-9 April.

  • Promoting diversity: the new venue will welcome business visitors regardless of their gender, ethnicity or physiology. (Artwork by Kuba Szczepnski). (photo: Kuba Szczepnski)
    Compass Group PLC ,  FM Editor  - 01.04.2016, 11:14

    LVP Launches ‘Space M Project’ as it targets ISS for Unique Portfolio

    Lime Venue Portfolio (LVP) has targeted the most unusual venue off the planet as part of its commitment to event organisers that look to the brand for the best unusual venues.

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    SingEx Exhibitions  - 31.03.2016, 17:11

    Inaugural High-level Summit for a Cleaner, Greener India

    SingEx Exhibitions and Franchise India launch inaugural high-level summit to drive sustainability for a cleaner and greener India.

  • Wigmore Hall was built in 1901 and has an ornate Renaissance style interior that was designed specifically to create a striking atmosphere while still being ideal for intimate recitals of chamber music. (photo: Mitsubishi Jet Towel)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 31.03.2016, 16:34

    Concert-goers Enjoy the Sound of Silence

    When London’s renowned chamber music venue Wigmore Hall considered installing new hand dryers, an in-house acoustic engineer insisted on a full site assessment. Fortunately the Jet Towel hand dryers from Mitsubishi Electric have QuietMark Certification and passed with flying colours.

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    BASF SE  - 31.03.2016, 13:41

    New Production Facilities for Ucrete® Flooring

    BASF has inaugurated the first manufacturing hub in Asia Pacific to produce all components of Ucrete to meet increasing demand and strengthen the Master Builders Solutions® brand's global service and regional manufacturing footprint.

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    Riptide IO  - 31.03.2016, 12:41

    Smart Building Solution for SMEs

    Riptide has announced its new "Internet of Things" automation solution which is designed to place commercial buildings on auto-pilot.

  • Lycoming Mall (Photography by Raily Nelson). (photo: Raily Nelson)
    Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT)  - 30.03.2016, 13:55

    PREIT Announces Sale of Four Shopping Malls

    PREIT today announces it has completed the sale of four additional non-core malls, a milestone achievement that signifies the near-completion of the Company's non-core mall disposition effort with one remaining mall being marketed for sale.

  • Photography by Narong Pisilp. (photo: Narong Pisilp)
    ISS Facility Services  - 30.03.2016, 12:52

    Multiple FM Awards for ISS Thailand

    For the second year in a row, ISS Thailand has been recognised with the "Facilities Management Building Operations & Maintenance Customer Value Leadership Award" by Frost & Sullivan Thailand for best practice, outstanding performance and strong leadership.

  •  (photo: The Lighting Industry Association (LIA))
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 30.03.2016, 12:11

    The LIA Laboratories are now an IECEE CB National Certification Body

    As an IECEE CB National Certification Body the LIA Laboratories can now assist manufacturers with global compliance of their products.

  • Photography by Thad Zajdowicz. (photo: Thad Zajdowicz)
    Jaros, Baum and Bolles  - 30.03.2016, 12:02


    Jaros, Baum & Bolles (JB&B) is pleased to announce their course offering for architects and building owners, "MEP Systems Overview", which has a designation of 1 HSW/LU credit and offers an understanding of overall mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) systems.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 29.03.2016, 15:46

    Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

    Apprentices across Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest food services firm, celebrated National Apprenticeship Week (14-18 March) by taking part in numerous competitions to showcase their skills, talents and knowledge.

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    G4S PLC  - 29.03.2016, 14:45

    G4S to Sell UK Children's Services Business

    G4S plc, the world’s leading integrated security company, today confirmed that as part of its on-going review of its portfolio of businesses, it has commenced a process to sell its UK Children’s Services business,

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    IQPC LLC  - 29.03.2016, 14:07

    7 April Deadline for World Stadium Congress 2016 Awards Nominations

    Have you designed the most innovative sports stadium or arena in the past year? Or come up with the most advanced stadium solution or service? If so, nominations are being accepted until 7 April for the World Stadium Congress Awards which will be announced on 17 May in Doha, Qatar, before representatives from FIFA, Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, ESSMA, UEFA and others.

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    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 24.03.2016, 14:12

    In Pursuit of Happiness

    BIFM has released further details of its ThinkFM: Think Productivity conference on 18 May (in London and online) this year, with headline sponsor Sodexo. The event will focus on the role of facilities management in unlocking organisational productivity.

  • Acacia Prison, Perth. (photo: Serco Group)
    Serco Group Plc  - 24.03.2016, 13:51

    Extension of Queensland & Western Australian Prison Contracts

    Serco Asia Pacific has welcomed the extension of two corrections contracts with the Queensland and Western Australian governments.

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    Planon Group  - 24.03.2016, 13:04

    Planon Named in 2016 Gartner Guide for Integrated Workplace Management Systems

    Planon announces it has been identified by Gartner, Inc. in its Market Vendor Guide as a representative vendor in the Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) space.

  • Photography by Lara Swimmer. (photo: Lara Swimmer)
    Michael Courtney Design  - 24.03.2016, 09:48

    Master Planning with Easter Eggs

    Seattle-based Michael Courtney Design's (MCD) received an unconventional environmental graphic design (EGD) brief for the "neighbourhood" (campus) of a Fortune 100 technology company.

  • Steve Sabadin. (photo: EHC Global)
    EHC Global  - 23.03.2016, 13:51

    Steve Sabadin to Oversee EHC Global's Canadian Manufacturing Operations

    EHC Global (EHC), a leading manufacturer of escalator and elevator components, is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Sabadin as Production Manager for Canadian manufacturing operations. Based in Oshawa, Canada, Steve will report to Duane Cook, Head of Global QHSE and Operations Manager, Americas & Europe.

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    CBRE Group  - 23.03.2016, 12:38

    Lion's Share of Property Investment Destined for London, Los Angeles & Sydney in 2016

    Global real estate investors remain strongly expansionary, with more than US$1 trillion of planned expenditures anticipated to enter global real estate markets this year — 6 per cent higher than in 2015, according to the CBRE Global Investor Intentions Survey 2016.

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    BASF SE  - 23.03.2016, 11:14

    The Next Generation of Window & Door Installations

    BASF has helped Pflüger TOB GmbH to develop a new generation of "passive" window and door installations.

  • New Chicago data center (photo: QTS Realty Trust)
    QTS Realty Trust  - 22.03.2016, 16:59

    QTS to Increase Capacity at New Chicago Data Center

    Tier-3 compliant "mega" data center newest addition To expanding international platform.

  • Photograph: Matthew Joseph. (photo: Matthew Joseph)
    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 22.03.2016, 14:12

    Pretty as a Picture

    A London sewage system has been crowned one of Britain’s best-looking pieces of infrastructure after winning first prize in the RICS National Infrastructure Photography Competition.

  • Photograph: Janet Burgess. (photo: Janet Burgess)
    AkzoNobel Global  - 22.03.2016, 13:35

    Showcasing Industrial Color Expertise

    Leading design experts were in attendance when AkzoNobel's Performance Coatings business recently showcased its 11th color trends guide for industrial markets at a special event held in Shanghai, China.

  • Photograph: Olga Miltsova. (photo: OlgaMiltsova)
    Jane Embury  - 21.03.2016, 17:23

    Arson Awareness Week (21 – 27 March)

    Jane Embury, marketing director with international specialist steel and aluminium glazing supplier Wrightstyle, considers the impact of arson.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 21.03.2016, 16:51

    Messe Düsseldorf Group Extends ISS Contract

    The Messe Düsseldorf Group has extended its service contract with ISS Germany for another four years starting 1 July 2016. ISS is a long-standing partner of the significant trade fair organiser.

  • Stewart Price (photo: )
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 21.03.2016, 15:17

    Stewart Price Joins Lumicom

    The LIA and Lumicom welcome Stewart Price to the position of General Manager for Lumicom.

  • Louise Brodnitz (Photograph: Jule Kubal Photography). (photo: Jule Kubal Photography)
    AFG Group Inc  - 21.03.2016, 14:53

    Louise Brodnitz Selected As AFG Group Historic Preservation Architect

    AFG Group has selected Louise Brodnitz as Senior Historic Preservation Architect to support the CM Team on the St. Elizabeths Consolidation Project in Washington, DC. As the onsite subject matter expert, Ms. Brodnitz will advise on preservation issues related to the historic buildings and landscape on the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital and new headquarters for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

  • Photograph: Stu Thomas. (photo: Stu Thomas)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 21.03.2016, 14:12

    Health and Wellbeing Housing Partnership Wins ‘Innovators of the Year’

    A partnership between Mitie, Golding Homes, Wellbeing People, Kent County Council and Kent Community Health NHS Foundation has been awarded ‘Innovators of the Year’ at the annual Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Awards, for its Health MOT Roadshow.

  • Photograph: Samtri. (photo: Samtri)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 21.03.2016, 13:50

    Top Award for JLL's Online Cities Research Centre

    The Global Research team at JLL, a financial and professional services firm specialising in commercial real estate services, was recognised by the Managing Partners Forum (MPF) for its market-leading insight winning the Best Thought Leadership award at MPF’s 14th Annual Award ceremony, held at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square on 9 March.

  • Photograph: W. L. Tarbert (photo: W. L. Tarbert)
    Serco Group Plc  - 21.03.2016, 13:32

    Serco Security Innovation Awards Commendation

    Serco has been highly commended at the 2016 Security Innovation Awards for its work to deploy innovative radar technology to prevent wind farms interfering with the UK's air defence radars. The Awards organised by ADS - the industry body for the Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space sectors - recognise key innovations across the UK’s security sector.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 21.03.2016, 13:18

    Eight International Safety Awards

    ISS UK is delighted to achieve eight Merits in the prestigious International Safety Awards. Five major client contracts were among the internal business units and clients sites to achieve Merit status in in March 2016.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 21.03.2016, 12:53

    Championing Gender Equality

    In observance of International Women’s Day, over 300 leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations (UN) gathered in New York City for the 2016 Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) event at which Michel Landel, CEO of Sodexo and Janet Awad, Regional Chair of Latin America and Country President, Sodexo Chile, received the 7 Principles WEPs CEO Leadership Award, which recognizes a commitment to policies that advance and empower women in the workplace, marketplace and wider community.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 21.03.2016, 12:18

    Acquisition of Ardent Services and Rabalais Constructors

    Fortune 500 leader in mechanical and electrical construction services, industrial and energy infrastructure, EMCOR Group, Inc., announces it has agreed to acquire Ardent Services and Rabalais Constructors – leading providers of mission-critical electrical and instrumentation services to the energy infrastructure market in North America.

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    Global FM  - 18.03.2016, 15:36

    Global FM Urges Entire Industry to Celebrate World FM Day

    Global FM, the Global facility management association, has announced Wednesday 13 July as the date for ‘World FM Day’ 2016 and called on the entire FM industry to support the festivities that will be led across six continents by its members.

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    QTS Realty Trust  - 18.03.2016, 14:46

    Y2Fox Data Solutions Selects QTS to Support Government Service

    QTS Realty Trust, an international provider of data center, managed hosting and cloud services, today announced that Y2Fox Data Solutions has chosen QTS to support Y2Fox business expansion into the Government marketplace.

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    SolarCity Finance Company LLC  - 18.03.2016, 13:59

    Massive Solar Power Project on Five Navy Bases

    Balfour Beatty Communities and SolarCity have completed more than 1,300 rooftop solar installations at Balfour Beatty Communities-managed Navy housing communities located in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island.

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    Interserve PLC  - 18.03.2016, 13:38

    'Achievement in Sustainability'

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been honoured for its success in embedding sustainability into its corporate strategy and the leadership shown by its Group-wide sustainability plan - SustainAbilities - at the recent PLC Awards.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 18.03.2016, 13:10

    Levy Restaurants UK Welcomes New Team Members

    55 new managers were welcomed to the senior team of Levy Restaurants UK, the market-leading hospitality provider for sports, leisure, stadia and arenas, at its recent annual management academy.

  • Photograph: Bryan Weir. (photo: Bryan Weir)
    Serco Group Plc  - 18.03.2016, 12:52

    Serco Breaks Silence Over "Care of Asylum in Scotland" Allegations

    Serco has published a response to recent stories in the media concerning the alleged mistreatment of vulnerable asylum seekers in Scotland.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 18.03.2016, 12:15

    Ecolab Schedules Webcast for Industry Conference on 23 March

    Ecolab Inc. Executive Vice President and President, Global Institutional, Michael A. Hickey will address financial analysts at the Gabelli & Company Specialty Chemicals Conference on Wednesday 23 March 23 in New York.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 18.03.2016, 11:57

    AUD 2.5 Billion (GBP 1.3 Billion) IFM Rio Tinto Contract for Sodexo

    Sodexo has announced a ten-year contract with leading global mining company Rio Tinto estimated at 2.5 billion Australian Dollars (£1.3 billion) to deliver integrated facilities management (IFM) services in the company’s extensive operations in Australia’s Pilbara region. This is the largest contract of its kind for Sodexo and exemplifies the Group’s ability to deliver on major contracts in the Energy & Resources sector.

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    Mafi Mushkila  - 18.03.2016, 11:06

    HeatLoad Increases Rental Stock of Rack Mounted Load Banks

    HeatLoad, the leading provider of data centre services, has increased its rental stock of 3.5kW rack mounted load banks to over 600 units. The company now has 8.6MW of rack mounted load banks and 8MW of floor standing load banks, which they believe is the largest stock holding in the UK.

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    The RockWool Group  - 18.03.2016, 09:03


    ROCKFON and ROXUL Inc., subsidiaries of The RockWool Group — the world’s leading supplier of innovative products and systems based on stone wool, are pleased to announce that they hosted their first two-part breakfast seminar on the benefits of stone wool on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at the AIA Center for Architecture in New York City.

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    TableAir UAB  - 16.03.2016, 01:25

    New Personal Trainer App for Standing Desk Users

    The TableAir app is designed to facilitate the transition from seated workspaces to standing desks or tables.

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    NG Bailey  - 15.03.2016, 23:51

    SSE Arena Belfast Transformed into "Intelligent" Stadium

    NG Bailey’s IT Services division has completed a transformational IT infrastructure overhaul at the 11,000 capacity SSE Arena, Belfast, bringing the project home on budget and in time for the venue’s sell-out relaunch in autumn 2016.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 14.03.2016, 23:14

    Sodexo Joins CAC 40 Stock Market Index

    Sodexo is to be included in France's bluechip share index from the start of trading on 21 March, following a 10 March announcement from Euronext's Scientific Board on Indexes.

  • The Robert C. Weaver Federal Building in Washington, D.C. (photo: )
    AFG Group Inc  - 14.03.2016, 22:51

    Iconic Construction Management Contract for AFG

    Prominent woman-owned construction and relocation management firm, AFG Group, Inc., has recently been awarded a contract at the Washington, D.C. headquarters of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) by the Robert C. Weaver Building Fire Alarm Replacement Project.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 14.03.2016, 14:58

    1,500 Apprenticeship Roles

    Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest food services firm, has marked the start of National Apprenticeship Week by announcing plans to build the number of Compass apprentices to 1500 by the end of 2017.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 14.03.2016, 14:21

    More Than $2.3 Million of "In-kind" Global Disaster Relief Donations in 2015

    During 2015, Ecolab provided in-kind donations worth more than $2.3 million to support disaster relief efforts.

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    Inepro BV  - 11.03.2016, 14:17

    MyInepro Mobile App

    Inepro announces the release of its new mobile app MyInepro which is yet another valuable addition to our comprehensive cashless solution.

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    Luminus Devices  - 11.03.2016, 13:46

    Luminus Announces Third Generation COBs with up to 170 Lumens per Watt

    Luminus, Inc., a global manufacturer of high-performance LEDs, announces 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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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 08.03.2016, 20:49

    Mark Barry Announces Retirement as ServiceMaster Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced that its chief marketing and strategy officer, Mark J. Barry, has decided to retire from the company, effective March 31.

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    Jaros, Baum and Bolles  - 08.03.2016, 20:19

    24/7 Emergency Call Center Wins ACEC NY Diamond Award

    Jaros, Baum & Bolles (JB&B), the recipient of the 2016 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY Diamond Award for the recently completed Public Safety Answering Center II (PSAC II) in the Bronx, is a finalist for the Council’s Empire Award, to be announced at the ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards Gala on 19 March 2016.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 04.03.2016, 20:18

    2 Sisters Food Group Partners with Eurest at 21 UK Sites

    2 Sisters Food Group (2 Sisters), the UK’s largest food manufacturer, has appointed Eurest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, to provide catering services to 15,000 of its employees at 21 sites across the UK.

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    Cartus Corporation  - 04.03.2016, 19:54

    Cartus a "Healthy Workplace Employer"

    Cartus Corporation, a leading provider of global relocation services, has been named a platinum-level Healthy Workplace Employer by The Business Council of Fairfield County (Connecticut).

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    CIM Group  - 04.03.2016, 19:07

    World's Largest Utility-Scale Solar Developer in Sachigo Lake First Nation Partnership

    SkyPower, the world's largest developer of utility-scale solar energy projects, and its partners are pleased to announce its partnership with Sachigo Lake First Nation in the development of a multitude of utility-scale solar photovoltaic projects in Ontario.

  • General Manager Robert Puhalski (second from left) and Director of Security Jason Jelsovsky (far right) recognize Joe Trzepacz (left), Dave Gullo (second from right) and Ashley Kurucz, who is not pictured. (photo: Delaware North Companies)
    Delaware North Companies  - 02.03.2016, 13:24

    Recognition for Life-saving Security Associates at Hamburg Gaming

    Leadership at the Delaware North-operated Hamburg Gaming, near Buffalo, N.Y., recently recognized members of the security team for a heroic effort with a guest who had a heart attack.

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    NG Bailey  - 02.03.2016, 13:03

    NG Bailey’s IT Services Division Partners with Zinwave

    NG Bailey’s IT Services division today announces a strategic partnership with Zinwave, a global provider of distributed antenna system (DAS) technology for in-building wireless coverage.

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    The 3M Company  - 02.03.2016, 12:42

    New 3M Leadership Development Program

    Catalyst program moves leadership development from a limited, time-based event to a continuous journey over 12 months.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 02.03.2016, 12:09

    Aramark Replaces Delaware North at California's Yosemite National Park

    A subsidiary of award-winning food and hospitality partner for U.S. national and state parks, Aramark, has taken over concessions operations at Yosemite National Park in California.

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    ISS Facility Services  - 02.03.2016, 11:41

    Strong Organic Growth & Improved Margin

    ISS, a leading global provider of facility services, announces its financial results for fourth quarter and full year 2015.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 02.03.2016, 11:08

    Hard NHS Property Services FM Contract for Mitie

    Mitie has been appointed by NHS Property Services to supply its Hard FM services of Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) and Building Fabric at locations across England.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 29.02.2016, 11:44

    New LIA Laboratory Facility Ready for Testing

    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA) announces it will officially open its new laboratory facility on 8th March 2016.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 25.02.2016, 16:15

    Record Q4 Revenues & Cash Flow for EMCOR

    EMCOR Group, Inc. today reported results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2015. Highlights include a record rise in Quarter 4 revenues and record operating cash flow.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 25.02.2016, 14:57

    Full-year Revenue Increases at ServiceMaster

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc,, a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced unaudited fourth-quarter and full year 2015 results. For the fourth quarter, the company reported a year-over-year revenue increase of 4 per cent, and, for the full year, the company reported a year-over-year increase of 6 per cent.

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    ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc  - 25.02.2016, 13:45

    ServiceMaster to Return up to US$300 Million in Share Buyback

    ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a three-year share repurchase program under which the company may repurchase up to $300 million of its outstanding common stock.

  • Christian Ulbrich, New Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) President (photo: JLL)
    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 25.02.2016, 12:09

    Christian Ulbrich Appointed JLL President

    Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated has announced it is separating the roles of President and Chief Executive Officer and that Christian Ulbrich, currently CEO for the EMEA region, will become President of JLL.

  • Ray Perry, BIFM's new Chief Executive (photo: NPA)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 25.02.2016, 11:39

    BIFM Announces Successor to James Sutton

    The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has today announced that Ray Perry will succeed James Sutton as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in May 2016.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 24.02.2016, 17:14

    Out of the Glare

    The Lighting Industry Academy has launches a new seminar on glare.

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 24.02.2016, 11:30

    LIA Pavilion to Showcase UK Lighting at Light+Building (Frankfurt, 13-18 March)

    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA) are unveiling The LIA UK Pavilion at Light+Building, the renowned and largest international lighting trade event in the world, taking place from the 13th - 18th March 2016 in Frankfurt.

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    News Editor  - 24.02.2016, 11:00

    HSE Investigation as Emergency Teams Continue Didcot Power Station Search

    The UK's Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has opened an investigation into yesterday afternoon's partial collapse of a building on the site of the former "Didcot A" power station in Oxfordshire which left one person dead, five injured and three reported as missing.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 24.02.2016, 08:42

    Aramark Named to List of ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’

    Aramark announces it has been named to FORTUNE magazine's 2016 List of the "World’s Most Admired Companies" and ranked in the top-spot position among peers in the diversified outsourcing services industry.

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    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 24.02.2016, 08:19

    A Quarter of a Century as Technology Leader

    Mitsubishi Electric is launching two new versions of its Jet Towel high speed hand dryer, "Jet Towel Smart" and "Jet Towel Slim", which build on hand drying technology it originated almost 25 years ago.

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    Interserve PLC  - 24.02.2016, 07:54

    Strong Growth and Strategic Progress

    Interserve, the international support services and construction group, reports on a year of strong growth and strategic progress, with its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2015.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 23.02.2016, 18:58

    Ecolab Named one of Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies" in 2016

    Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has been recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of 2016’s World's Most Admired Companies for the second consecutive year.

  • Photograph: Vincent Legrain. (photo: Vincent Legrain)
    Compass Group PLC  - 23.02.2016, 18:47

    National Grid Contract for 14forty

    Integrated facilities management (IFM) business, 14forty, which is a division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has been awarded a contract with National Grid.

  • (L-R) Geoff Young, Chairman of the British Electro-technical Committee, Lawrence Barling, Lawrence Barling Senior Technical Manager at the Lighting Industry Association (LIA). (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 22.02.2016, 19:54

    Prestigious IEC 1906 Award for LIA's Lawrence Barling

    Lawrence Barling, Senior Technical Manager at the Lighting Industry Association (LIA), has received the prestigious IEC 1906 Award for his long-standing expert contribution to the IEC and work involving lamps and related equipment in particular.

  • New buildings of F. Hoffmann-La Roche in Kaiseraugst (Switzerland). (photo: Siemens AG)
    Siemens AG ,  Siemens Building Technologies  - 18.02.2016, 18:50

    Fire Safety & Building Automation Prescription for F. Hoffmann-La Roche

    Swiss pharmaceutical company F. Hoffmann-La Roche opts for fire safety and building automation from Siemens for its new buildings on the Kaiseraugst campus near Basel.

  • Photograph: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye. (photo: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye)
    Mitie Group PLC  - 12.02.2016, 12:55

    Success for Mitie's Pest Control Business

    Mitie’s pest control business secures new combined contract with Network Rail.

  • Photograph: Nigel Patience. (photo: Nigel Patience)
    Knight Frank Investment Management (KFIM)  - 12.02.2016, 12:24

    New Fund to Target Long-term Rental Returns

    Knight Frank Investment Management (KFIM) announces the successful launch of its first Fund, raising more than £300 million of new equity.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 11.02.2016, 15:58

    5th Consecutive VSG "Top Employer" Award

    Compass Group UK & Ireland’s security specialist company, Vision Security Group (VSG), is celebrating after being certified as a “Top Employer” for the fifth year running.

  • Freddy Dezeure, Head of CERT-EU and Ian West, NCIRC's Chief of Cyber Security at the signing ceremony which took place on the first day of the Meeting of NATO Ministers of Defence in Brussels today. (photo: NATO)
    North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)  - 10.02.2016, 17:37

    NATO and EU in Cyber Defence Cooperation

    NATO and the European Union face similar challenges in protecting their networks against the growing threat of cyber attacks. To help both organisations better meet this challenge, today a Technical Arrangement on Cyber Defence was concluded between the NATO Computer Incident Response Capability (NCIRC) and the Computer Emergency Response Team of the European Union (CERT-EU).

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    LafargeHolcim S.A.  - 10.02.2016, 16:07

    Change of Leadership for LafargeHolcim in India

    LafargeHolcim announces that Martin Kriegner, currently Area Manager Central Europe, will be appointed Head of India, effective March 1, 2016. He will report to Eric Olsen, Group CEO and succeed Bernard Terver who has decided to retire.

  • Steven Foxley, Managing Director of Siemens Building Technologies for the UK and Ireland. (photo: Siemens Building Technologies)
    Siemens AG ,  Siemens Building Technologies  - 10.02.2016, 15:09

    Focusing on customer loyalty

    Steven Foxley, the new Managing Director of Siemens Building Technologies for the UK and Ireland, is to apply his breadth of experience to furthering customer loyalty for the innovative safety, security and energy management solutions provider.

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    News Editor  - 10.02.2016, 10:40

    Enter for the EFMC 2016 Awards

    EuroFM is inviting inspired students, organisations, FM practitioners and researchers to submit entries for its prestigious annual awards. Available categories include the "Partner Across Borders Award" which showcases businesses providing facilities management services across European national boundaries and a student poster competition. Winners will be announced at the European Facility Management Conference (EFMC 2016) in Milan, Italy.

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    Atkins Global  - 10.02.2016, 09:59

    In Line with Expectations

    WS Atkins plc (“Atkins” or the “Group”), the design, engineering and project management consultancy, today provides its third quarter trading update for the period from 1 October 2015 to date.

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    ISS Facilities Services  - 10.02.2016, 09:30

    Tranche of Global Contracts for ISS

    ISS A/S and ISS Taiwan have been selected for major integrated facilities management (IFM) contract awards and extensions by Novartis, Rolls-Royce and Mitsui Fudosan as February gets off to a great start.

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    Microdesk Inc  - 10.02.2016, 08:37


    Architecture, engineering, construction, and operations and maintenance (AECO) industry consultancy, Microdesk, today announced that they have achieved Platinum status with Autodesk, the highest level of partnership designated to a small number of Autodesk partners worldwide.

  • Photograph: Bren Leslie. (photo: Bren Leslie)
    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 09.02.2016, 13:51

    UK Government to Adopt IPMS: Office Buildings

    The UK Government has announced that it will adopt the RICS professional statement and measure its estate to new International Property Measurement Standards for Offices (IPMS: Office Buildings).

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    Mace Limited  - 08.02.2016, 13:09

    TfL Announces Framework Development Partners

    Transport for London (TfL) has approved the appointment of 13 major property development companies and consortiums to a development framework that will help to deliver thousands of homes, offices and retail spaces.

  • Photograph: Dan Craggs. (photo: Dan Craggs)
    Tagetik Inc  - 08.02.2016, 13:38

    Webinar: Leveraging MS Office for Corporate Outperformance

    Tagetik, a visionary leader in global performance management software solutions, will host the webinar “How to Expand the Power of CPM (Corporate Performance Management) with Microsoft Office” on Tuesday, February 9, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

  • Photograph: W. L. Tarbert (photo: W. L. Tarbert)
    Serco Group Plc  - 08.02.2016, 11:42

    ‘Wind Farm Radar’ Fully Operational

    The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) has confirmed that the first of five new, or upgraded, Air Defence radars provided by Serco, which prevent wind farms interfering with the UK’s air defence capability, is now fully operational.

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    Cameron Forecourt  - 05.02.2016, 15:39


    Cameron Forecourt, the UK’s leading commercial Fuelling Specialist, has recently undertaken a major project to upgrade the fuelling systems at Cophall Parking, based near Gatwick Airport.

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    CBRE Group  - 04.02.2016, 10:40

    Airbnb Impact on Hotel Market

    CBRE Hotels' America research estimates Airbnb users Spent $2.4 billion (£1.6 billion) on lodging in the United States last year, as the website continues to make its presence felt with traditional accommodation providers.

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    Cerberus Capital Management  - 04.02.2016, 09:48

    Cerberus Acquires Spain's Renovalia Energy

    Cerberus has announced it has completed the acquisition of Spanish renewable energy company Renovalia Energy which operates in six countries and has more than 650 megawatts of power generation under management.

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    The 3M Company  - 04.02.2016, 09:12

    Posting Better Productivity

    New Research from Post-it brand reveals the role organization and office supplies play in worker productivity.

  • The Rt. Hon Matt Hancock MP, Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General. (photo: )
    The Cabinet Office  - 03.02.2016, 13:18

    The State of the Estate

    A Cabinet Office transcript of the speech of The Rt. Hon Matt Hancock MP, Minister for the Cabinet Office and UK Paymaster General at Government Property 2016, introduces the Government Property Unit's new "The State of the Estate" report.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 03.02.2016, 09:54

    Vodafone UK and Mitie to Build on Hospitality Accreditation

    Mitie and Vodafone UK have announced they are to build on the Hospitality Assured quality standard accreditation they received in December.

  • Photograph by Lukasz Brzozowski. (photo: Lukasz Brzozowski)
    WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems  - 03.02.2016, 09:55

    Alaskan Commercial Laundry Partnership

    WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems, North America's leading laundry facilities management service company, announces it has partnered with Harold's Commercial Laundry, a distributor of commercial and coin-operated laundry appliances and services in Alaska.

  • Based on the same principle of high velocity laminar air flow as the original Jet Towel, the new Jet Towel Smart does not have a drying chamber but uses the popular hands-under configuration. (photo: Mitsubishi Electric)
    Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.  - 02.02.2016, 18:06

    Jet Towel Smart set to expand hand drying revolution

    Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new compact hands-under version of its Jet Towel high speed hand dryer, which can be installed in facilities that are constrained in terms of space.

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    Inepro BV  - 02.02.2016, 17:47

    iBos 7.6 Comes with Complimentary Extras

    Inepro announces the release of an update of its innovative modular software solution, Inepro Back office suite (iBos).

  • MK1 Shopping and Leisure Park, Milton Keynes. (photo: 2.bp.blogspot)
    The Crown Estate  - 02.02.2016, 12:33

    Savills to Manage £2bn Crown Estate Portfolio

    Savills have been appointed property managers for The Crown Estate’s regional portfolio which includes several retail and leisure schemes located outside of London.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 02.02.2016, 12:14

    Sodexo Extends Sustainability Credentials

    Sodexo has further re-enforced its position as one of the world's most sustainable companies by achieving recognition in all three award categories for RobecoSAM's annual "Sustainability Yearbook 2016".

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    NG Bailey  - 02.02.2016, 11:09

    Sony Gold Partner Certification

    NG Bailey’s IT Services division, which specialises in the design, supply, installation, management and maintenance of voice, data and structured cabling solutions to contracting, enterprise and public sector clients, has been awarded Gold Partner status with international security equipment giant, Sony.

  • Photograph: Michael Illuchine. (photo: Michael Illuchine)
    Interserve PLC  - 01.02.2016, 13:53

    Inaugural Social Value Awards

    The inaugural Social Value Awards, which recognise and celebrate good practice in commissioning and providing social value, will be held at the third annual Social Value Summit hosted by Interserve and Social Enterprise UK (SEUK) at the British Medical Association in London on Thursday 11 February, 2016.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 29.01.2016, 19:28

    Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer

    Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest catering firm, has been named a Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer at the National Apprenticeship Awards on Tuesday.

  • Peter Ankerstjerne, Head of Group Marketing, ISS A/S (photo: ISS A/S)
    ISS Facility Services  - 29.01.2016, 18:33

    Innovation and Building Better Relations

    The latest publication in the "2020 Vision" series of industry white books from ISS has been released and argues facilities management outsourcing requires a more innovative approach to services delivery - in addition to more effective client relationship management.

  • Photograph: Patrice Dufour. (photo: Patrice Dufour)
    ARC Document Solutions  - 28.01.2016, 23:56

    Survey Identifies Construction Technology Trends

    Emerging technologies include virtual reality, drones and Big Data.

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    Carillion PLC  - 28.01.2016, 17:50

    Climate Change Performance Wins Supplier "A-list" Place

    Carillion has continued to underline its commitment to tackling climate change, winning an A grade for climate performance in the latest CDP report (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project).

  •  (photo: Oracle Corporation)
    Oracle Corporation  - 28.01.2016, 17:09

    New Cloud Services for Hotels and Casinos

    Oracle has introduced a cloud services version of its industry-leading suite of hospitality solutions to enable hotels, casinos and other hospitality companies to personalise and improve the guest experience whilst making operations more efficient.

  • Sodexo's new Chairperson, Sophie Bellon. (photo: Sodexo S.A.)
    Sodexo S.A.  - 28.01.2016, 16:32

    Appointment of Sophie Bellon as New Sodexo Chair

    Following the January 26, 2016 Shareholders’ Meeting, Sodexo’s Board of Directors will appoint Sophie Bellon as Chairwoman. She will succeed Pierre Bellon, Sodexo’s founder and Chairman, who will become Chairman Emeritus.

  • Mike McColl, Securiclad's managing director. (photo: Securiclad)
    Securiclad Ltd  - 27.01.2016, 16:51

    Data Centre Specialist Turns to Securiclad

    High security modular panel system manufacturer Securiclad is building on its success in the data centre market with the announcement of a new partnership with award-winning data centre and server room specialist INFINITI.

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    Mace Limited  - 27.01.2016, 16:36

    A Healthier Future for Construction

    The inaugural Health in Construction Leadership Group Breakfast Summit saw over 150 key business leaders and industry influencers come together to discuss issues that included why 100 times more UK construction workers die from work-related ill health than accidents.

  • Photograph: Alex Furr. (photo: Alex Furr)
    Compass Group PLC  - 27.01.2016, 16:11

    Launch of NCUB Student Employability Index Report

    More than half of applicants to universities now look at institutions' connections to businesses and potential work placement opportunities, according to the UK's first Student Employability Index published by The National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB) with support from Compass Group subsidiary, Chartwells.

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    Maponics LLC  - 27.01.2016, 15:49

    A Million Community Boundaries for Maponics

    Maponics, the fastest growing provider of boundary content, announced that they are on pace to map 1 million U.S. community boundaries in products to be released in 2016.

  • Photograph: Lynch Windows. (photo: Lynch Windows)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 27.01.2016, 15:05

    Shopping a Lidl Smarter in Northern Ireland

    Wrightstyle, the Devizes-based steel and aluminium glazing supplier, has helped to complete Lidl’s first new concept shop in Northern Ireland that boasts wider aisles in a state-of-the-art energy efficient building.

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    CA Technologies  - 27.01.2016, 14:02

    CA Technologies' Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

    CA Technologies has reported financial results for its third quarter fiscal 2016, which ended December 31, 2015.

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    Archibus Inc  - 26.01.2016, 23:07

    Wise Cho Appointed ARCHIBUS CEO

    ARCHIBUS, Inc., the world’s leading solution for real estate, infrastructure and facilities management, is pleased to announce the appointment of Wise Cho as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

  • Bath Road Shopping Park in Slough. (photo: Crown Estate)
    The Crown Estate  - 26.01.2016, 17:25

    Crown Estate Agrees Retail Park Disposals

    The Crown Estate has agreed the sale of two retail parks for a combined price of £177 million.

  • Photograph: W.L. Tarbert. (photo: W.L. Tarbert)
    U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)  - 26.01.2016, 16:06

    U.S. Green Building Council's Annual LEED State Rankings

    Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announces its annual Top 10 States for LEED, the world's most widely used and recognized green building rating system.

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    Idox PLC  - 26.01.2016, 15:40

    CAFM Explorer Becomes BIFM Corporate Member

    CAFM Explorer, Idox's leading facilities management software, is pleased to announce it has joined The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) as a corporate member.

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    Trimble Navigation Limited ,  Trimble Buildings  - 26.01.2016, 15:22

    BuildingPoint Dealer Established in South East United States

    BuildingPoint South East joins the first fully-dedicated global distribution network for technologies spanning the Design-Build-Operate (DBO) Lifecycle.

  • Rendering of The Palm Tower and Nakheel Mall. (photo: Nakheel)
    Nakheel Properties  - 24.01.2016, 17:38

    Nakheel to Showcase US$4.6 Billion of Projects in Hong Kong

    Nakheel, the Dubai-based master developer of some of the world's most famous landmarks including The Palm Jumeirah, will be showcasing more than US$4.6 billion of projects at the Dubai Property Show which opens in Hong Kong next week.

  • Hylton Castle Primary School. (photo: Galliford Try)
    Galliford Try Plc  - 22.01.2016, 21:35

    School Building Programme First for Galliford Try

    The first completion of a school procured through the privately financed PF2 element of the UK's Education Funding Agency’s Priority School Building Programme (PSBP) has been achieved by Galliford Try in Hylton Castle, Sunderland.

  • Photograph: Craig Lough. (photo: Craig Lough)
    BT PLC  - 22.01.2016, 16:02

    Digital Invasion of Hadrian’s Wall

    Twenty-first century superfast broadband has arrived at one of the highest and most remote sections of historic Hadrian’s Wall.

  • Photograph: Erik Araujo. (photo: Erik Araujo)
    Reportbuyer Reportbuyer  - 22.01.2016, 15:00

    Global Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Market

    A new report on the Global Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) market includes analyses of the software and non-software markets and market projections for the United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 22.01.2016, 13:19

    Ecolab in 2016 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations Index

    For the second consecutive year, Ecolab has been named to the Corporate Knights 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World Index. The list is announced each January during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

  • Photograph: Peter White. (photo: Peter White)
    BRE Group  - 22.01.2016, 12:42

    BREEAM Awards 2016

    The star studded BREEAM Awards which acknowledge the previous year's highest BREEAM-scored building developments will take place on Tuesday 8th March 2016 at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square.

  • Photograph: Andrew P. Robinson. (photo: Andrew P. Robinson)
    ISS Facility Services  - 22.01.2016, 11:45

    NOK 2.1 Billion (£168.5 Million) Armed Forces Cleaning Contract for ISS

    Norway's armed forces and ISS Norway have signed a seven-year, NOK 2.1 billion (£168.5 million) contract that will involve the transfer of 300 cleaning operatives and managers to the facilities services giant.

  • Photograph: Richard King. (photo: Richard King)
    Havant Borough Council  - 22.01.2016, 10:33

    Council in Innovative Business Partnership

    Councillors from Havant Borough have unanimously backed proposals for a joint-venture Company (JVC) with Norse Commercial Services to deliver operational services to residents and customers.

  • Photograph: Herman Brinkman. (photo: Herman Brinkman)
    Pennsylvania Office of the Governor  - 21.01.2016, 20:53

    Pennsylvania Governor Declares State of Emergency

    Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today declared a state of emergency in preparation for the winter storm expected to impact Pennsylvania, especially in the southeast and south central regions of the state. The disaster emergency proclamation enables state and local authorities to respond to any unmet needs as quickly as possible.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 21.01.2016, 20:41

    BIS Apprenticeship Board Appointment for Compass Group’s Melanie Hayes

    Melanie Hayes, Resourcing and Development Director, for Compass Group UK & Ireland, has been appointed to a new Apprenticeship Delivery Board by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.

  • Photograph: M. Wolfe. (photo: M. Wolfe)
    ASHRAE - Shaping Tomorrow's Built Environment Today  - 21.01.2016, 20:25

    ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1 Energy Standard Compliance

    A newly published document from ASHRAE and IES gives users of their energy efficiency standard immediate access to an optional third path for compliance, providing more flexibility for the industry.

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    QTS Realty Trust  - 21.01.2016, 19:03

    QTS Announces Managed Cloud Solution

    QTS Realty Trust, an international provider of data center, managed hosting and cloud services, today announces the launch of QTS Managed Cloud, a highly-scalable and compliant enterprise-class cloud solution.

  • Photograph: Griszka Niewiadomski. (photo: Griszka Niewiadomski)
    Global Tel*Link (GTL)  - 21.01.2016, 17:58

    GTL Showcases Correctional Technology

    Global Tel*Link (GTL), the leading provider of integrated correctional technology solutions, today announced the latest release of its highly secured integrated technology platform.

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    Calmac Corp  - 21.01.2016, 17:13

    Closing the Book on High-Priced Energy

    CALMAC®, a leader in energy storage systems, today announced that the Alachua County Library Headquarters in Gainesville, Florida is using its energy storage tanks to reduce operating costs and save taxpayer money.

  • Photograph: Graham Soult. (photo: Graham Soult)
    RICS RICS  - 21.01.2016, 20:03

    Increase in UK Housing Demand as Buy-to-let investors Beat Stamp Duty Rise

    The latest RICS UK Residential Market Survey shows a lift in housing demand following the announcement of Autumn Statement measures.

  • Plus Relocation's European director of business development, Des McKell. (photo: Plus Relocation)
    Plus Relocation  - 21.01.2016, 14:44

    Plus Relocation Expands European HQ

    Plus Relocation, an established provider of global relocation services, has announced the opening of its expanded European headquarters in London and appointment of Des McKell as director of business development.

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    Royal Philips  - 20.01.2016, 16:49

    Catering Flying High with Philips LED Lighting

    Flight catering services company, LSG Sky Chefs, is reaping the benefits of food, workplace safety, productivity and energy efficiency by switching to LED lighting provided by Royal Philips, the global leader in lighting.

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    AkzoNobel Global  - 20.01.2016, 16:32

    Excellence in Sustainability

    AkzoNobel's number one ranking on the has resulted in the award of an Industry Leader, Gold Class distinction for excellent sustainability performance.

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    Dr. Bronner's  - 20.01.2016, 15:59

    Supporting California Cleaning Products Disclosure

    Dr. Bronner's, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, has joined the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and the Breast Cancer Fund along with thirty other organisations in supporting the Cleaning Products Disclosure Bill introduced in the California legislature.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 20.01.2016, 15:33

    Successful 2015 for VSG

    Vision Security Group (VSG) – the security specialist company, a division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, finished 2015 on a high after achieving year on year revenue growth of 13.3%, as well as securing a number of significant industry wins.

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    Covanta Holding  - 20.01.2016, 15:09

    Covanta Acquires Chief Industrial Services

    Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, has announced that its subsidiary, Covanta Environmental Solutions, has acquired Chief Industrial Services.

  • Photograph: Simon Gray. (photo: Simon Gray)
    Aramark Corporation  - 20.01.2016, 14:48

    Aramark Top 50 Employer for People with Disabilities

    Aramark, a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, has once again been named a Top 50 employer for providing a positive working environment for people with disabilities by CAREERS & the disabled magazine.

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    JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle)  - 20.01.2016, 14:25

    Cities of the Future

    Innovation, liveability and the capacity to reinvent characterize the most dynamic cities in JLL’s third annual City Momentum Index (CMI). London, Silicon Valley, Dublin, Bangalore and Boston top the list by successfully creating environments that attract cutting-edge new businesses, nurture top talent, leverage technology and provide vibrant, inclusive communities.

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    Serco Group Plc  - 20.01.2016, 14:06

    Ofsted Rates Serco's Vocational Services Team

    Serco’s vocational services team, which recruits and trains apprentices across the organisation, has been awarded a ”Good” rating by Ofsted, England’s education inspectorate.

  • Andrew Broderick (photo: Macro Ltd)
    Macro Limited  - 20.01.2016, 13:34

    Macro Appoints New QHSE Performance Director

    Macro has hired Andrew Broderick as Director of Performance for Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE).

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    Reportbuyer Reportbuyer  - 20.01.2016, 12:39

    UK Contract Cleaning Market

    AMA Research have published the 7th edition of the report 'Contract Cleaning Market Report – UK 2015-2019 Analysis' which incorporates original input and primary research, and represents an up-to-date and perceptive review of the market and its development.

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    Penton Information Services  - 20.01.2016, 12:09

    Penton's Waste360

    Technology leaders to discuss waste management issues at Penton's Waste360 Global Waste Management Symposium.

  • Photograph: Andreas Jankowsky. (photo: Andreas Jankowsky)
    Compass Group PLC  - 18.01.2016, 20:50

    Over £20,000 Raised for Charity

    Skydives, mud runs and launching a pop-up restaurant are just some of the exciting challenges the graduates of Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest catering firm, took part in to raise over £20,000 for charity.

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    International Property Show  - 17.01.2016, 12:51

    First-time Buyers to Dominate Dubai Real Estate Market

    Demand for property in Dubai is projected to increase rapidly - especially from the Millennial generation (who were born between 1976 and 1990) according to the organisers of the International Property Show 2016.

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    CenturyLink Inc  - 15.01.2016, 15:00

    TMC InfoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award for CenturyLink

    CenturyLink, Inc. announces it has won a 2015 TMC InfoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award for operational excellence and numerous global data center achievements.

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    FMA Summits  - 15.01.2016, 14:42

    Solar Panels, LEDs and Energy Management in the Spotlight

    More than 200 building owners, facilities managers and C-level executives from Fortune companies across North America came to FMA's Future Facilities Summit in Teaneck, New Jersey on October 20-21, 2015. They shared a common purpose: to evaluate their best options for intelligent building and facilities management.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 15.01.2016, 14:19

    Compass Group UK & Ireland's Annual Mentor Day

    Compass Group UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest catering firm, recently put eight of its best apprentices through their paces at the Compass Group Annual Mentor Day held at the Unilever headquarters in Leatherhead.

  • Photograph: DagensHandel. (photo: DagensHandel)
    ISS Facility Services  - 15.01.2016, 13:47

    ISS and PostNord Extend Nordics Contract

    ISS A/S, a global leading facility services provider, and PostNord, a leading logistics company in the Nordics, will significantly expand their partnership, almost tripling the size of the current contract to approximately SEK 450 million annually.

  • Staff can participate in surveys as they clock in or out using the company's Kelio Visio X7 time and attendance terminals. (photo: Bodet Ltd.)
    Bodet Ltd  - 15.01.2016, 12:23

    New Employee-Friendly Clocking In System from Bodet

    Europe’s leading Time Management specialists have just introduced a new interactive time and attendance system that not only saves time for HR and payroll staff but also dramatically increases staff engagement.

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    The Building Futures Group  - 15.01.2016, 12:08

    Building Futures Group Announces Business Closure

    The Board at The Building Futures Group has announced with regret that the company has ceased trading after two successful years.

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    The 3M Company  - 14.01.2016, 21:26

    Post-it Brand Celebrates 35 Years

    The original Canary Yellow Post-it Note continues to evolve and inspire worldwide.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 13.01.2016, 22:21

    Sodexo: Confirming Fiscal 2016 Objectives

    Sodexo reports its revenues for the first quarter of Fiscal 2016, which ended on November 30, 2015.

  • Photograph: Paul Wurzer (photo: Paul Wurzer)
    News Editor  - 13.01.2016, 22:00

    FM Magazine & Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Europe (CIPRE) in Media Partnership

    FM Magazine and Torch Marketing, organisers of Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Europe (CIPRE), have confirmed their media partnership for the 2016 edition of Europe's leading critical infrastructure, homeland security and cyber security event which will take place at the Crowne Plaza Den Haag in The Hague, Netherlands on 2nd and 3rd March.

  • Photograph: Francis Tyers (photo: Francis Tyers)
    Serco Group Plc  - 13.01.2016, 14:46

    Appointment of Serco Employee as Lead Governor of Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    Serco employee and Unison convenor Terry Davies who led the TUPE transfer of facilities staff at Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital, has become the first private sector employee to be appointed Lead Foundation Governor of a NHS Trust.

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    Capita PLC  - 13.01.2016, 13:09

    Capita Powers Australian National Healthcare Advice Line

    Capita Healthcare Decisions’ TeleGuides clinical content set and Decision Management System (DMS) is now powering a national telephone triage service which offers health advice to thousands of Australians each month.

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    Rentokil Initial plc  - 12.01.2016, 07:35

    Rentokil Initial Announces Further Acquisitions

    Rentokil Initial plc announces today a series of acquisitions made in the fourth quarter of 2015 and first week of 2016 in its Growth and Emerging quadrants designed to build city density and drive margin expansion.

  • Professor Victoire de Margerie. (photo: Babcock International Group)
    Babcock International Group PLC  - 12.01.2016, 07:22

    Babcock Appoints New Non-executive Director

    Babcock is pleased to announce the appointment to its board, with effect from 1 February 2016, of Prof. Victoire de Margerie as an independent non-executive director. She will also serve on the board's Remuneration, Nominations and Audit & Risk Committees.

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    Aramark Corporation  - 12.01.2016, 07:03

    Innovating the Everyday

    Aramark, the leading food and beverage partner of professional sports teams and convention centers in North America, is giving guests the power to help decide what’s on its menus. Aramark’s new Launch Test Kitchen is an industry-leading, forward-thinking approach to dining at sports and entertainment venues

  • Photograph: John Grey Turner. (photo: John Grey Turner)
    Amey PLC  - 12.01.2016, 06:36

    Amey Strengthens asset management capabilities in rail

    Amey, one of the UK’s leading engineering consultancies and major provider of public and regulated services has acquired Travel Point Trading Ltd (TPT), a strategic asset management consultancy with a strong presence in the UK rail sector.

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    WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems  - 11.01.2016, 23:26

    Vivian Hung Joins WASH as EVP Human Resources

    WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems, North America's leading laundry facilities management service company, announced today that Vivian Hung has joined the company as executive vice president of human resources.

  • Photograph: Michael Lorenzo. (photo: Michael Lorenzo)
    Reportbuyer Reportbuyer  - 11.01.2016, 13:11

    U.S. Contract Cleaning Market Report

    A new report forecasts annual revenue growth of 3.1 per cent for non-proprietary contract cleaning services in the United States and expansion of the sector to US$ 65.1 billion by 2019.

  • Photograph: Lisa Setrini-Espinosa. (photo: Lisa Setrini-Espinosa)
    Atkins Global  - 11.01.2016, 12:55

    Risk to London's Growth

    A new report by Atkins has found that London is significantly underestimating the level of development required to keep up with the city’s growth over the coming decades.

  • Photograph: Bob Smith. (photo: Bob Smith)
    BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management  - 11.01.2016, 05:35

    New BIFM Fire Safety Guide

    BIFM have opened 2016 with the launch of a newly updated Good Practice Guide focused on ‘Managing Fire Safety’.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 11.01.2016, 05:05

    Summerhouse Drinks in Charitable Partnership with ESS Support Services

    The award-winning Summerhouse Drinks brand has announced a new partnership with ESS Support Services Worldwide, part of Compass Group UK and Ireland, unveiling a raspberry lemonade for offshore workers, helping raise funds for The Oil and Gas Chaplaincy.

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    Simon Property Group  - 11.01.2016, 04:54

    Simon Property Group Places US$1.35 Billion Of Senior Debt

    Simon, a leading global retail real estate company, announces that its majority-owned operating partnership subsidiary, Simon Property Group, L.P., has agreed to sell $550 million principal amount of its 2.50% senior notes due July 15, 2021 and $800 million principal amount of its 3.30% senior notes due January 15, 2026.

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    ASI Government  - 08.01.2016, 11:50

    Timothy W. Cooke Joins Professional Services Council (PSC) Board of Directors

    The Professional Services Council (PSC) has elected Dr. Timothy W. Cooke, President and CEO of ASI Government (ASI), to its Board of Directors. Dr. Cooke will contribute to the organization's policy setting and strategic planning efforts.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 08.01.2016, 11:04

    Clean Drinking Water for More than 66,000 People

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has started the New Year with a bang with an exciting charitable milestone of providing more than 66,000 people in developing countries with clean drinking water.

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    European Commission  - 08.01.2016, 10:48

    European Commission approves FedEx acquisition of TNT Express

    The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of TNT Express by FedEx Corporation. Both companies offer world-wide small package delivery services.

  • Mixed-use 101 Embankment development in Manchester. (photo: Carillion PLC)
    Carillion PLC  - 08.01.2016, 10:18

    Carillion Strengthens Real Estate Presence in North of England

    Carillion has announced the purchase of a majority stake in Manchester-based real estate company Ask which aims to create a £500 million pipeline of commercial property development schemes across the Northern Powerhouse region.

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    Sodexo S.A.  - 07.01.2016, 23:17

    New CEO Sports & Leisure at Sodexo UK and Ireland

    Sodexo has appointed Chris Bray to the position of CEO Sports and Leisure, Sodexo UK and Ireland.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 07.01.2016, 22:47

    EMCOR Names Maxine Lum Mauricio General Counsel

    EMCOR Group, Inc. today announced that Maxine Lum Mauricio has been named General Counsel and succeeds Sheldon I. Cammaker, who has assumed the position of Vice Chairman.

  • Probably the best: Heine Dalsgaard. (photo: ISS Facility Services)
    ISS Facility Services  - 07.01.2016, 13:55

    Heine Dalsgaard to Step Down as ISS CFO

    ISS A/S today announces that Group CFO Heine Dalsgaard has accepted a new position as CFO of Carlsberg A/S, the international beer producer. He will continue in his current role at ISS until a successor is in place.

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    Ecolab Inc  - 07.01.2016, 12:58

    Ecolab Subsidiary to be Excluded from Group Accounts

    Ecolab has deconsolidated its Venezuela operations, with this action to be reflected in fourth quarter 2015 special charges and the year-end balance sheet. Ecolab also provides comments regarding its 2016 earnings outlook.

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    Compass Group PLC  - 06.01.2016, 22:53

    Meetings Mean Business

    Lime Venue Portfolio (LVP) has launched its first impact campaign for 2016 - ‘Meetings Mean Business’. The initiative will run from January to March 16 and champion the importance of conferences and large meetings as a stimulus to help businesses grow.

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    Serco Group Plc  - 06.01.2016, 14:32

    Record Passengers for Dubai Metro

    The Dubai Metro, which is operated by Serco on behalf of the Emirate's Roads and Transport Authority, carried a record number of passengers during the New Year celebrations.

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    News Editor  - 05.01.2016, 13:21

    FM Magazine and dmg events Renew Media Partnerships

    FM Magazine and dmg events have renewed their long-standing media partnerships for the Middle East's premier facilities management and cleaning events - FM EXPO, Commercial Cleaning & Hygiene, and Middle East Waste & Recycling which are next scheduled for 23-25 May 2016.

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    International Property Show  - 05.01.2016, 12:31

    New Trends in Global Property Markets

    International Property Show 2016 to highlight evolution of regional property sectors.

  • Photograph: Matthew Maaskant. (photo: Matthew Maaskant)
    Reportbuyer Reportbuyer  - 03.01.2016, 11:29

    UK Facilities Management Outsourcing Market

    AMA Research have published the 4th edition of the 'Facilities Management Outsourcing - Corporate Sector Report – UK 2015-2019 Analysis'.

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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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    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.

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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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    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.

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    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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