Operation & Maintenance

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    David Khanna  - 20.05.2019, 13:34

    Managing Obsolescence

    Arolite director David Khanna discusses the importance of proactive and reactive maintenance in managing legacy machinery and equipment on an estate.

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    GRITIT Ltd  - 12.04.2019, 11:28

    The Grounds Maintenance Calendar

    As few facilities managers are likely to be expert horticulturalists, GRITIT advocates seasonal planning of grounds maintenance activities.

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    MSL Property Care Services  - 02.04.2019, 11:14

    Minimising Disruption from Maintenance

    MSL Property Care Services discuss the role of planned maintenance scheduling in maximising business continuity.

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    T. Gunning Ltd  - 11.03.2019, 14:51

    Transforming Stewart House

    The University of London turned to Chartered Building Company T Gunning to deliver internal refurbishment and lighting upgrade work at Stewart House in the heart of Bloomsbury.

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    Jason Petsch  - 03.12.2018, 11:51

    Let’s Take this Outside

    Despite advances in standards-based FM services delivery, clearing of snow and ice is rarely afforded much consideration. GRITIT co-founder, Jason Petsch, explains why this is a dangerous oversight.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 02.11.2018, 12:20

    Mitie Awarded Willmott Dixon Bournemouth University M&E Contract

    Mitie has won a contract with construction firm Willmott Dixon to provide mechanical and electrical services for Bournemouth University. This is the second contract Mitie has been awarded on this campus working with Willmott Dixon to provide services to Bournemouth University and follows its successful delivery of building services for the iconic, zinc-clad Fusion building, which opened in 2016.

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    GRITIT Ltd  - 09.08.2018, 17:29

    Climate-resilient Grounds Maintenance

    As the United Kingdom's Environment Agency (EA) calls for a longer-term approach to water conservation following one of the driest summers on record, GRITIT considers the potential role of grounds maintenance in facilitating change.

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    Kelly Friel  - 05.06.2018, 22:41

    Essential Maintenance in Preparation for Summer

    If you work in facilities management, you'll already know just how busy the spring months can be. There's the damage, dirt, and wear and tear left by the winter months to contend with, and you'll also need to make sure essential equipment is ready for the summer months, says Kelly Friel.

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    GRITIT Ltd  - 18.05.2018, 18:31

    Pothole Repairs without Pitfalls

    With roads and car parks crumbling because of the high cost of road surface repairs, RENOO believe their infrared repair solution is the cheapest, simplest, and most convenient for property owners and managers...

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    Sulzer Ltd  - 05.10.2017, 17:34

    All Systems Go

    Facilities management (FM) is a highly competitive market with an increasing number of providers trying to offer the most cost effective contract. So, how does an FM company differentiate itself from the rest of the crowd?