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Power resilience

Richard Henderson, Power Consultant, Critical Power Supplies with advice on building power resilience Having resilient power infrastructure in place is now a key component of an energy management strategy. Just this month, the UK government warned that while it would ...

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Navigating the future of FM

By Richard Sykes, SVP and President, ABM UK and Ireland An ancient philosopher said that “the only constant in life is change”; that is truer today than ever before. The facilities management industry is responding to everything from technological advancements ...

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Administration transformation

Roger Marks, Managing Director at Aeromark says it is time to ditch the manual processes and digitally transform your back-office processes It’s surprising how many organisations still carry out their commercial processes manually, using multiple spread sheets and out-dated disparate ...

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ESOS explained

Companies need to prepare now for two Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme deadlines this year. Matt Chadbourn, Synergie Environ says by focusing on their energy auditing strategies to avoid costly and time-consuming revisions later The first deadline for phase three of ...

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Striking a balance: Navigating the office temperature debate

Two in five people have found themselves engaged in workplace-based conflict over office temperature. Jason Webb, Managing Director at Electronic Temperature Instruments outlines the legal requirements, the standards, and the measures needed to provide optimal comfort Legally, there is no ...

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Educated solution

The University of Bristol has turned to Trend Control Systems and Kendra Energy Solutions to integrate a standardised, open, and robust modern Building Energy Management System (BEMS) for use across its site As a member of the prestigious Russell Group ...

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A fine balance

IFMA’s World Workplace Europe explored the theme of creating balance and unity between diverse, dispersed, and increasingly disrupted relationships. Jo Sutherland, MD, Magenta Associates reports In the bustling atmosphere of Schiecentrale, a former power plant and national monument in Rotterdam, ...

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Driving decarbonisation

The SFMI Scope 3 Framework is designed to positioning FM as a key player in driving decarbonisation through the supply chain. Chris Havers, Director at the Acclaro Advisory offers some valuable insights into the project Over the course of 2023, ...

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Ease the pressure

James Massey, Managing Director of Facilities Management at MRI Software, looks at the challenging workloads FM professionals face, and the benefits to them of deploying tech FMs juggle a myriad of responsibilities. In addition to maintenance and repair, they increasingly ...

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Virtuous cycle

Gemma Rigby, HR Director at Anabas believes in the creation of a virtuous cycle by linking employee health and wellbeing to engagement and performance Modern workplaces represent a much more dynamic landscape than they were even a few short years ...

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