Industry & Regulatory News

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    British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA)  - 11.12.2018, 16:59

    BCGA 2019 Conference Agenda

    Safety, security and the environment take centre stage at the British Compressed Gases Association’s (BCGA) 2019 annual conference, which takes place at The Marriott Hotel & Country Club in Worsley Park, Manchester, on Thursday, April 11. These include insight into key factors in medical incidents, an overview of dangerous goods and how the latest wearable technology can improve workplace safety.

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    Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)  - 10.12.2018, 11:55

    Preparing Scotland for the Future of Landfill

    The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has published an ambitious blueprint focused on the role of landfill in the circular economy of waste reduction, reuse, recycling and energy recovery - and its role in assisting operators with the management, decommissioning and recycling of landfill sites.

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    Panel Systems  - 06.12.2018, 10:37

    What the EU F-gas Regulations Mean for XPS Insulation

    As part of an effort to battle climate change, the looming introduction of the European Union's F-gas ban has forced makers of extruded polystyrene (XPS) insulation to produce eco-friendly alternatives.

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    Royal Academy of Engineering  - 05.12.2018, 10:56

    Unlocking the Value of Data Sharing

    Engineering, business and governance challenges need to be addressed if the UK is to break down the barriers to sharing personal and non-personal data without eroding trust between organisations, according to a report published yesterday by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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    MeteoViva GmbH  - 27.11.2018, 12:45

    dena 2018 Energy Efficiency Award for MeteoViva and Fraport

    MeteoViva and Fraport are the proud recipients of a Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) 2018 award from the German Energy Agency.

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    Property Care Association (PCA)  - 14.11.2018, 11:56

    Addressing IAQ in Winter

    With winter approaching and falling temperatures raising moister levels in buildings, UK trade body, the Property Care Association (PCA), has issued a reminder to facilities managers to be mindful of indoor air quality (IAQ).

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    British Security Industry Association (BSIA)  - 13.11.2018, 10:51

    James Kelly to Step Down as BSIA CEO

    The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced that James Kelly will be leaving his role as chief executive.

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    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 09.11.2018, 09:06

    RICS Celebrates 150 Years

    2018 marks the 150th anniversary of RICS which is celebrating the milestone through two initiatives that highlight the past and potential future importance of the surveying profession to society: "Pride in the Profession" and "Cities of our Future".

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    Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA)  - 09.11.2018, 08:46

    Regulatory Update for Building Operators in the United Kingdom

    The Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA) has produced a summary of recent and forthcoming legislation that affects operators of buildings in the United Kingdom.

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    International Facility Management Association (IFMA)  - 29.10.2018, 10:58

    Building a Career in International FM

    The International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA) UK Chapter and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) will kick-start Workplace Week London 2018 with a dedicated breakfast session on the 12 November that will take a close look at how FMs can develop and adapt their skills in line with a rapidly developing industry, to build a successful, cross-border career in facility and workplace management.