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Good facilities and IT boost employee happiness and productivity

New research has found that temperature, lighting, noise and quality of IT facilities can affect the happiness and productivity of office workers. The research* from a UK-based engineering, IT and facilities services firm sought to identify which factors most affect well-being ...

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Mutual agreement as Bilfinger Europa stays on at LV=

Bilfinger Europa Facility Management (Bilfinger Europa) has won a new, multi-million pound, five year deal to provide total facilities management (TFM) to leading financial services mutual LV=. Since 2011 Europa, which was recently bought by the Germany-based engineering and services ...

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New MD adds grit to MITIE’s landscaping business

MITIE has appointed Tim Howell as managing director for its landscaping business. The business, which makes up part of MITIE’s Environmental+ proposition, delivers grounds maintenance and landscaping, winter services, gritting, and tropical interior plants solutions to a range of blue chip ...

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CBRE adds 21 countries to Pfizer’s EMEA facilities management contract

Pfizer, the multinational pharmaceutical corporation, has renewed and expanded CBRE’s facilities management services contract to cover 55 countries across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The new agreement adds 21 countries as well as research and development (R&D) facilities to CBRE’s responsibilities, ...

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‘Record year’ for EMEA real estate outsourcing

Record levels of activity have been registered in the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) real estate outsourcing market over the last twelve months according to new analysis by CBRE, the global real estate advisor. CBRE’s global corporate services division ...

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FM firm recruits for growth

Facilities management firm Orian Solutions, is aiming for growth with the recruitment of a new business development manager. The Cumbria-based facilities management company provides foodservice, safety and cleaning operations across the region – producing more than 10,000 school meals a day and cleaning ...

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Churchill acquires Redcliffe Catering

Facilities and support service firm Churchill Services Group has announced the acquisition of Redcliffe Catering. The move is seen as a natural fit for both organisations, and is expected to further enhance Churchill’s service capability and assist in creating a stronger ...

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Disruptive winds, rain, waves and high tides again threaten the UK

It’s a tense waiting game this morning as residents and business owners across the UK await high tides and predicted high water levels in their area as the Environment Agency issues severe flood warnings for coastal flooding. The Environment Agency ...

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Centerplate scores 10-year catering contract at Copper Box Arena

Centerplate’s UK division has been selected to manage all of the public and event catering at the Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Park. The caterer – formerly The Lindley Group which was acquired by leading US hospitality provider Centerplate in ...

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Make safety of workers a top priority in 2014 says HSE

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is urging businesses to focus on their legal responsibility to ensure lives are not put at risk and make the safety of workers their top priority for 2014. Although the latest provisional figures show ...

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