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Precision FM snaps up commercial roofing contractor

Leicester-based Precision FM has acquired commercial roofing contractor Internal Xternal Solutions, to further consolidate its commercial maintenance service division. The acquisition expands Precision FM’s roofing repair and maintenance service which forms part of the company’s existing facilities management portfolio, which ...

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International restauranteur enlists DMA Group to deliver fabric and building services maintenance

Guests at SUSHISAMBA’s iconic Heron Tower destination are now dining amongst its impeccable updated interiors following the appointment of property services specialist DMA Group, who delivered essential fabric and building services maintenance to one of London’s most Instagrammed restaurants ahead ...

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PPSPower – continued growth through the biggest challenges

PPSPower is a trusted provider of back-up power solutions for businesses and organisations in a wide range of industry sectors operating throughout the UK. Any modern building may suffer a loss of mains power due to downed lines, malfunctions at ...

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McGill acquires gas and central heating specialist

Scottish building services and construction contractor, McGill, has acquired Fife-based gas and central heating specialist, Kingdom Gas Services. This acquisition follows the purchase of facilities management company The McDougall Group last month, boosting the scope of expertise and scale of delivery across ...

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‘Colossal’ skills drive required for Government’s £650bn Infrastructure Pipeline plan

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has warned that whilst the government’s announcement of a record £650 billion investment in infrastructure projects over the next decade will be a massive boost for the buildings services sector, this will need to ...

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Workman bolsters ESG team with four new hires

Independent commercial property management and building consultancy firm, Workman, is expanding its ESG capabilities and service provision via four new appointments to its ESG department. The new hires reflect the breadth of specialist expertise now required to effectively deliver the ...

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Order books are full but the clock is ticking for labour and materials

The latest sector-wide Building Engineering Business Survey, which includes data from industry trade bodies ECA, BESA, SELECT and SNIPEF, has found that while turnover is predicted to grow through the rest of 2021, ongoing materials and labour shortages are likely to ...

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J S Wright in Soho Wharf win

Building services provider J S Wright has been awarded a contract worth more than £6 million to help turn a derelict canal-side site in Birmingham into a quality residential-led development. The mechanical and electrical specialist will install the mechanical infrastructure ...

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Essential for getting back to school ready

Don’t get caught out with unexpected leaks and bursts, make sure you have your Aladdin EasyFit Isolators close to hand. Where taps, toilets, showers, boilers, and other devices have been left standing through the summer… When schools, colleges and universities ...

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BESA backs union’s calls for urgent action over ventilation in schools

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has put its weight behind a call from six trade unions to take urgent action over ventilation in schools. In a letter to the Education Secretary, the unions have warned that there will be ...

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