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Ecoserv launches monitored waste management service

Ecoserv Group is launching a managed service to help customers meet their waste and recycling commitments. The multi-discipline facilities management company has partnered with GPT Waste, a leading independent provider of waste management solutions across the UK to deliver a highly ...

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SoftBank Robotics UK and Keenon Robotics announce strategic partnership

The two companies will develop a variety of automated and intelligent tray delivery systems to help with challenges in the service industry, hospitality, education and elderly care. SoftBank Robotics UK (SBRUK), the EMEA arm of the global leader in collaborative ...

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Amey and ISS included on key government framework

Amey Secure Infrastructure and ISS have both been named as suppliers on the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Facilities Management & Workplace Services framework. Under the framework Amey, who already provides strategic facilities management and project services for a range of ...

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Lord Bichard publishes Bichard RICS Review

Lord Michael Bichard has today (21 June) published the Bichard RICS Review into the Institution’s Purpose, Governance and Strategy, which RICS Governing Council commissioned last December. The review was a key recommendation of Alison Levitt QC’s report into historic issues ...

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SFMI and BAM FM launch full carbon scope 3 standard for FM

The Sustainable Facilities Management Index (SFMI) and BAM FM have officially launched the full open-source guidance for both FM Providers and in-house FM team to measure and engage on business carbon emissions. SFMI and BAM FM, who announced their partnership ...

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Servo on the search for a new HQ following ‘exponential growth’

Leeds-based multi-service provider, Servo Group has announced it is on the search for new headquarters after a stellar start to 2022. The company has made 10 new hires, opened and expanded two further regional offices, including growing its office in ...

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FSI becomes MRI Software

FSI is now officially operating under the MRI Software brand to reflect the enhanced and extended solution set of the merged companies. MRI Software, a global leader in real estate solutions, acquired FSI, a UK-based provider of enterprise-class facilities management ...

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Compass introduces new Armed Forces spouse policy

Compass Group UK & Ireland is introducing a new policy to support spouses of those in the Armed Forces working in the business, ahead of Armed Forces Week (20-25 June 2022). The policy is in recognition of the important role ...

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CCS awards places on ‘social value enabled’ FM framework

Forty-four suppliers have been awarded a place on the new £35 billion Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Facilities Management and Workplace Services framework. The new framework supports the principles of the Government’s Sourcing Playbook by heavily weighting ‘quality’ in its contract ...

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British Council for Offices proposes changes to key design criteria in the BCO Guide to Specification

The British Council for Offices (BCO) has released a position paper proposing updated key design criteria, as part of its most recognised publication, the BCO Guide to Specification. The guide, which is normally published every four or five years, provides ...

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