Industry News

  • Pictured at the official launch: BSI’s Greg Childs, LIA’s Steve Davies and BSI’s Rob Hine & Holly Rossington. (photo: Lighting Industry Association)
    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA) ,  The British Standards Institution (BSI)  - 17.07.2018, 14:17

    BSI Kitemark for Commercial Lighting Webinar (23 July)

    The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and British Standards Institute (BSI) have established a partnership and 27 June saw them successfully launch the ‘BSI Kitemark™ for Commercial Lighting’ to a full house at the LIA in Telford.

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    OCS Group  - 17.07.2018, 09:55

    Extension of Liverpool Paediatric Hospital Contract

    Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust has extended a contract for the provision of manned guarding and emergency helipad response services by OCS which was first awarded in 2011 for a further three years, following a competitive re-tender process.

  • The Slate, University of Warwick, Coventry. (photo: University of Warwick)
    Property Care Association (PCA)  - 17.07.2018, 09:16

    3rd PCA International Structural Waterproofing Conference

    Registration has opened for the third annual Property Care Association (PCA) International Structural Waterproofing Conference which takes place at The Slate, University of Warwick, Coventry on 13 September, 2018.

  • Dylan Alcott pictured at Wimbledon with OCS Group’s Young Sportspersons. (photo: OCS Group)
    OCS Group  - 16.07.2018, 16:56

    Young Sportspeople Meet Australian Paralympic Star

    A selection of outstanding young sportspeople met Australian Paralympic tennis star and OCS ambassador Dylan Alcott ahead of his exhibition doubles match with South African Lucas Sithole against Brit Andy Lapthorne and American David Wagner at Wimbledon over the weekend.

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    Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)  - 16.07.2018, 12:23

    CIBSE Building Performance Awards 2019 Open for Entries

    The CIBSE Building Performance Awards are a unique opportunity for exceptional projects, people and products to be recognised.

  • Acoustic Awards 2018 winners, Bureau Veritas (BV). (photo: )
    Association of Noise Consultants (ANC)  - 11.07.2018, 13:48

    Acoustic Awards 2018: Recognising Excellence

    Projects from a variety of environments were celebrated at the annual awards ceremony of The Association of Noise Consultants (ANC), which was held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham.

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    Property Care Association (PCA)  - 10.07.2018, 15:28

    Trade Association Sets Stage for Japanese knotweed Debate

    A UK trade body says a new study into Japanese knotweed reinforces the fact the invasive weed’s impact on property is at odds with its reputation.

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    International Facility Management Association (IFMA)  - 04.07.2018, 10:27

    IFMA UK Chapter and RICS Strengthen Collaboration

    The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) UK Chapter has confirmed four new appointments to its Board of Directors, further strengthening its ties with the RICS FM Professional Group as part of the collaboration between the world’s two largest organisations representing the profession.

  • Bow Square Development, Southampton. (photo: Atlas Residential/Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP )
    Atlas Residential  - 03.07.2018, 12:12

    Innovative Partnership Completes 102 Additional Southampton Homes

    Atlas Residential is proving that experience accrued in the U.S. property market can be applied just as successfully in the United Kingdom, after announcing the completion of Phase II of the Bow Square residential development in Southampton, which will be handed over from developer National Regional Property Group, on 10 July 2018. Atlas Residential is the operating partner of Bow Square owner Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP ("Rockspring"), a PATRIZIA company.

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    OCS Group  - 27.06.2018, 13:09

    Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) Contract

    Wholly owned Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) subsidiary, Quality Trusted Solutions (QTS), has expanded the scope of a £10+ million contract it previously awarded to OCS.