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Serco posts ‘strong’ first-half year results

In its first-half year results 2020, support services business, Serco, has reported financially its performance has been “exceptionally strong”, with Covid-19 having “little effect” on profits. Revenue grew by 24% to £1.8 billion,  largely due to contract wins in 2019 ...

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Mitie launches Plan Zero City Landscaping Service

Mitie has launched a Plan Zero City Landscaping Service designed to deliver sustainable services for customers with net zero carbon ambitions, by helping reduce emissions in high-pollution areas such as cities and urban environments. The service uses only electric vehicles ...

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3 ways to prevent infections in the workplace

Have you taken all the necessary precautions to protect your staff and visitors to your buildings? To make life easier, workplace expert DURABLE have put together some tips for preparing your sites for the return of the workforce and highlighted ...

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simPRO Webinar: Six field service challenges post COVID-19

Six Field Service Challenges Post COVID-19 20 Aug 2020, 11:00am BST Learn how to manoeuvre the biggest challenges field service businesses face post COVID-19 and through the ‘new normal’. With materials shortages and customer expectations changing, are your current processes/systems ...

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Academic success

For the facilities team at Manchester Met University’s busy student accommodation sites, COVID-19 caused severe disruption without the assistance of their usual subcontractors. Cain Smith reports on how they fared during a busy and remarkable time For all the academic ...

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MRI Software acquires Housing Partners

MRI Software, a global leader in real estate software solutions, has acquired Housing Partners, a specialist technology provider for the social housing sector in the UK and Ireland. The strategic acquisition strengthens MRI’s suite of residential property management technology options, ...

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Mitie wins FM deal with LLWR

Low Level Waste Repository Ltd (LLWR) has awarded its five-year facilities management contract to Mitie. The terms of the deal cover technical services, cleaning, manned guarding, grounds maintenance and non radioactive waste management. The contract, which was sourced via Crown ...

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Lakeland renews M&E deal with Incentive Tec

British kitchenware brand, Lakeland, has renewed its contract with specialist facilities services provider Incentive Tec. Household name Lakeland has paid tribute to the M&E services work carried out by Incentive Tec, the building services arm within Incentive FM Group, signing ...

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Cawleys in Camelot win

The National Lottery operator, Camelot, has selected Cawleys as its exclusive recycling and waste resource partner. The partnership, which commenced in July, was established on the back of Cawleys’ reputation for outstanding customer service and its long-standing commitment to delivering ...

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WHA Members – good news for hydration solutions

The Government has identified the importance of remaining hydrated in the light of the Covid-19. Healthy hydration is essential to the well-being of the workforce, helping to keep the immune system strong. The good news is that use of a ...

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