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Facilities Show: Culture is king concludes FMJ debate on workplaces of the future

What will employees expect from their workplace by 2025 and what will be FMs’ biggest challenge in managing them? This was the topic for discussion at the FMJ debate held on the first day of the show; which concluded that ...

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CBRE names new UK client solutions director

Global real estate advisor, CBRE, has appointed Charlotte Gannon as a Director in its UK Client Solutions team. Gannon joins the company from Cushman & Wakefield’s Global Occupier Services team, where she advised clients on maximising the efficiency of their ...

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Keeping it cool

In our special HVAC focus, heating and ventilation specialists explain the importance of local climate when specifying cooling systems, the significance of Lot 20, and what to do if your systems break down In the search for energy and water ...

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Light – Work – Sleep, Repeat

From 10am today (19 June) until 10am tomorrow (20 June), lighting experts FUTURE Designs, will perform a 24-hour experiment to test and analyse the effects of light on the circadian rhythms of two volunteers. Led by their consultant sleep expert, Dr Neil ...

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VINCI Technology Centre lands £25m EDF Energy Framework deal

VINCI Technology Centre UK has been awarded a framework agreement by EDF Energy to provide specialist support on seven out of its eight operating nuclear power stations in the UK. The contract is initially set for five years with an ...

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FMJ roundtable discusses achieving transparency, sustainability and value in FM

“We’ve got to trust our supply chain is delivering what we asked them to and that will only come about if we’ve got a good contractual relationship,” was the consensus of a group of FMs who came together for a ...

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Legal to work here?

How often do employers of all sizes check if applicants have the right to work here, and how fail safe are their methods? With fines of £20,000 per illegal worker or imprisonment for the employer lurking and over 8,400 producers ...

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Gradus wall protection helps to future-proof the Nexperia manufacturing facility 

Gradus has specified and installed a complete wall protection system to protect interiors and provide a clean aesthetic at the Nexperia fabrication facility in Manchester. Nexperia is a global leader in Discretes, Logic and MOSFET devices for the Automotive industry. ...

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Cleanology builds on new property services division 

Commercial cleaning expert Cleanology has launched a one-stop-shop property maintenance service to help building managers deal with emergencies and keep properties in top condition. The new service offers 24-hour call out for a range of problems including plumbing, drainage, air ...

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Cloudfm announces JV with Spanish FM provider Optima Facility

Facilities management provider, Cloudfm, has formed a joint venture  with Spanish FM provider, Optima Facility. The new entity will carry the Cloudfm brand, and will offer large organisations in Spain their first opportunity to access the full benefits of Cloudfm’s ...

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