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Smartphone addicts are costing businesses time and money

The average British worker spends as many as 120 hours per year using their smartphones in the workplace, according to research. A study of 2,012 UK adults carried out by gadgets and technology retailer, LaptopsDirect.co.uk, has revealed more than three quarters (84 ...

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All aboard for Imtech Inviron at Hitachi Rail Europe

Imtech Inviron has been awarded a three-year contract with Hitachi Rail Europe to maintain its new purpose-built £80 million Train Maintenance Centre in South Yorkshire. Situated near to Doncaster Station, the depot is more than a mile long and equipped ...

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ISS to extend global facility services partnership with Barclays

ISS has announced the signing of heads of terms to extend its global agreement with Barclays, which sees ISS delivering integrated facility services to approximately 1,600 Barclays sites in 35 countries. Under the heads of terms, ISS will negotiate an extension of its ...

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Serco wins £38m Rushmoor deal

Serco has won a 10-year partnership deal with Rushmoor Borough Council to manage waste and recycling collection, street cleaning, and grounds maintenance and introduce a range of environmental services specifically developed to meet the needs of local people. The partnership has ...

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Carillion secures £90m defence contract in Cyprus

The UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded Carillion a £90 million contract to design and build a communications centre in Cyprus. The centre will be a single story building, approximately 10,000 square metres in area, with temperature and humidity controlled ...

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Centerplate scores catering deal with Wigan Athletic FC

Centerplate has been selected to become the new concourse catering providers at the DW Stadium, home to Wigan Athletic FC. The international event hospitality company works in partnership with over 300 premier event venues across the United States, Canada, and ...

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Robinson takes charge of NIE Networks cleaning deal

Robinson Services has been awarded a contract with Northern Ireland’s leading electricity network provider NIE Networks to provide cleaning, hygiene and consumable product services. Effective from 1 April 2017, Robinson Services will provide office and window cleaning services as well ...

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Serco preferred bidder for Australia’s largest prison

Serco Group has been named preferred bidder to operate the New Grafton Correctional Centre (NGCC) in New South Wales, Australia. The international service company is part of the NorthernPathways consortium which will design, build and operate NGCC in a Public ...

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SpaceInvader prepares for landing in Leeds

Manchester based interior design specialist, SpaceInvader, is expanding across the Pennines with a substantial new office in Leeds. The office is the company’s third, adding to its Manchester base and London studio. SpaceInvader has enjoyed a great deal of success ...

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AM Support Services gets a new name and a new look

Lancashire-based facilities management business AM Support Services has revealed a new name – AM Services Group – and a new look. The rebrand follows major expansion of the business in spring 2016 and its strategic acquisition of specialist cleaning company, Cleanex ...

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