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Critical Infrastructure

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    Kier Group Plc  - 18.09.2018, 16:05

    Kier Bolsters Position in UK Power Sector

    Kier Group has been appointed to Western Power Distribution’s framework to deliver planned and reactive works across the East and West Midlands. Achieving success in five of the 12 areas including 6,7,8 & 9 in the West and area 3 in the East, Kier will carry out excavation, cable laying and reinstatement works, including a 24/7 reactive service with an annual value of approximately £30 million.

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    Mitie Group PLC  - 17.09.2018, 09:33

    Extension of Mitie Security Contracts

    Mitie’s security business has been awarded contract extensions worth £12 million annually with Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) and Eurostar..

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    IDEXX Laboratories  - 10.09.2018, 13:56

    IDEXX Pseudalert Test Becomes Global ISO Standard

    IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX), today announced its IDEXX Pseudalert® method has been published as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) worldwide standard 16266-2 for the 24-hour detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in water. P. aeruginosa can cause life-threatening infections in hospitals and is a frequent cause of skin, ear, and eye infections from pool and spa water. Public and private laboratories and healthcare and hospitality industry facilities count on the Pseudalert method to monitor their water for this pathogen.

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    Allegion Plc  - 07.09.2018, 14:22

    Survey Raises New Fire Safety Concerns

    Over half of respondents in a survey of more than 500 decision makers within the UK's healthcare and education sectors are dissatisfied with current fire safety precautions in their organisation.

  • Port Fourchon in Louisiana. (photo: Great Lafourche Port Commission)
    G4S PLC  - 04.09.2018, 17:01

    Keeping One of Louisiana's Busiest Ports Secure

    Since 2012, Port Fourchon has worked with AMAG Technology, a G4S company, to ensure the security of its facilities and its people.

  • Manufacturing sites can be susceptible to a wide range of damage over time. (photo: Belzona International)
    Belzona International  - 28.08.2018, 16:32

    Protecting a Factory Floor from Chemical Corrosion

    Hazardous chemicals in manufacturing sites can be extremely corrosive, and inflict serious damage over time, with assets such as pipework, open basins and storage containers frequently identified as the source of leaks. A sausage skin factory in Finland had to undergo significant repairs to grout used to affix tiling to floors and walls.

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    Andrew Shaw  - 10.08.2018, 12:53

    The Responsibility of Fire Safety in Healthcare

    An effective fire safety management and fire emergency plan requires both active and passive fire precautions and a high degree of management. In healthcare facilities, an even higher degree of safety consideration is required since its occupants may need additional assistance to escape in the event of a fire. Andrew Shaw, architectural consultant of Allegion UK, discusses ways to optimise fire safety in healthcare, and why a bespoke solution is key.

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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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    Pod Point  - 08.08.2018, 12:24

    Fuller's and Pod Point Conclude 3-Year EV Charging Deal

    Electric vehicle (EV) chargepoint provider Pod Point has sealed a three-year preferred supplier deal with pub company Fuller's, which includes new chargepoint installations at 10 London and south-eastern venues.

  • Harper Midway College, Chicago, Illinois. (photo: )
    Pete Zuraw  - 01.08.2018, 20:17

    A Framework for Thinking More Strategically about Capital Allocation

    Pete Zuraw, Vice President, Market Strategy & Development at Sightlines, says administrators who want to make the best choices for the future of their higher education institution need the right tools.