Organisation: Facilities Management Magazine
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.