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Health and safety manager appointment at Homes for Students

National student accommodation manager, Homes for Students, has appointed Patrick Ryan as Health and Safety Manager for the company’s nationwide portfolio of 20,000 student beds. Ryan joins the company after running his own risk assessment consultancy providing health and safety ...

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Norse cleans up with new school deal

Norse’s cleaning division has won a three-year cleaning contract at Watford Grammar School for Boys. The agreement is worth £450,000 over the life of the contract and will see Norse responsible for the daily cleaning of teaching areas, staff rooms, ...

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B&M Waste Innovation Centre becomes a Children’s University Learning Destination

Carbon Neutral waste management company, B&M Waste Services, has announced its Innovation Centre, Milner House is now a Children’s University Learning Destination after receiving outstanding feedback from validators. The Children’s University is a charity that works in partnership with schools to ...

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SPIE wins hard FM deal in Liverpool

SPIE UK has won a six-year contract with Liverpool City Council for the delivery of hard facilities management across 10 schools in the City. The contract is SPIE UK’s ninth from a public sector organisation in the past 12 months ...

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EFS strengthens its presence across Saudi’s educational sector

EFS Facilities Services has been appointed as the managing agent for facilities management services with Tatweer Buildings Company (TBC) for 2,714 schools across the Western Region in Saudi Arabia, Jeddah, Makkah and Madinah. The three-year contract award, solidifies EFS’s position as ...

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Independents by Sodexo enrols in new school catering deal

Independents by Sodexo has been awarded a five-year contract, worth £4 million, to manage catering services at The King’s School in Chester, one of the leading co-educational day schools in the country. The new catering service from Independents by Sodexo ...

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VINCI Facilities awarded DfE FM contract

VINCI Facilities has won a four-year facilities management contract with the Department for Education (DfE). The contract will be administered by LocatED, the government-owned property company, responsible for buying and developing sites in England for the DfE free schools programme. ...

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ABM UK launches second year of perception change campaign J.E.E.P

Facilities management services provider, ABM UK, has kicked off year two of its  Junior Engineering Engagement Programme (J.E.E.P) following a successful pilot year with three schools in West London. The programme aims to tackle perceptions and provide information about engineering, FM ...

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Strictly Education acquires Babcock 4S

Strictly Education has acquired Babcock 4S, part of Babcock Education, an integrated service provider for education improvement and specialist intervention services. Strictly Education is a leading education services provider, delivering a comprehensive range of support services to over 1,500 schools, 500 ...

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Chartwells achieves sugar reduction target a year ahead of schedule

Specialist provider of catering to the education sector, Chartwells, has already achieved the target to reduce sugar from its menus by 20 per cent as outlined by Public Health England (PHE), a year ahead of its 2020 deadline. The PHE’s ...

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