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

Facilities management services provider, ABM UK, has kicked off year three of its Junior Engineering Engagement Programme (J.E.E.P.). The programme aims to tackle misperceptions amongst children and their parents of the facilities management (FM) industry and create a pipeline of ...

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Edwin James Group reports c. £140 million turnover

Facilities engineering business, Edwin James Group has achieved an annual revenue of circa £140 million for the 12-month period ending February 2019. Underlying earnings are on plan according to the group, following another year of growth. These figures it says ...

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Women in engineering – an engineer’s perspective

Frankie Laugier – Davies MSc CIWFM Account Manager at Pareto FM I’ve worked in the FM sector for just over seven years. I graduated from St Andrews University and then went into an FM Apprenticeship in 2012. Since that point ...

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Mitie continues to deliver engineering services for NHS Blood and Transplant

Mitie has won a five-year contract to provide engineering services to NHS Blood & Transplant (NHSBT) following a competitive retender. The new deal builds on Mitie’s 15-year partnership with the organisation and is worth in excess of £15 million over ...

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BESA launches Outstanding Woman in Building Engineer Services award

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) is supporting the campaign to attract more women into engineering professions by launching an award to mark the centenary of the Women’s Engineering Society (WES). BESA believes engineering professions in general – and building ...

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NG Bailey reveals strong financial performance for 2018/19

NG Bailey has reported a 16 per cent increase in turnover to £556 million, with underlying operating profit also increasing from £13.7 million to £19.4 million for the 12 months ended 1 March 2019. The independent engineering and services group, ...

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Growth stabilises but costs rise: Engineering services cautiously optimistic despite challenges 

The latest sector-wide Building Engineering Business Survey shows that sector growth remained steady in the second quarter of 2019 in the face of rising costs and persistent payment issues. The survey, sponsored by Scolmore, which included data from industry trade ...

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Konecranes Demag UK partners with WES

Konecranes Demag UK Ltd has become a partner of the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) Lifting equipment manufacturer and service provider, Konecranes Demag UK Limited, has reaffirmed its commitment to providing equal employment opportunities by entering into partnership with the WES. ...

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Dussmann acquires STS Group

International multi-service provider, the Dussmann Group, Berlin, has agreed to acquire Irish headquartered specialist engineering company, STS Group. The deal is expected to be closed in June 2019 and is subject to approval of the German antitrust authorities. The parties ...

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Palethorpes Bakery rolls out engineering services deal to Incentive Tec

Incentive Tec, part of Incentive FM Group, has strengthened its presence in the food and drink sector after securing the delivery of engineering services to Palethorpes Bakery, part of the Addo Food Group, at its production facility in Market Drayton. ...

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