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Balfour Beatty JV reaches new heights in Hong Kong

Balfour Beatty has announced that its joint venture, Gammon Construction, has won a HK$3.2 billion (c.£270 million) contract to build a major residential development building in Hong Kong. The project in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong includes constructing seven residential towers, ...

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Sodexo earns top position for sustainability

Global Quality of Life Services provider, Sodexo, has been ranked as the best performing company for the eighth consecutive year for economic, social and environmental performance in the RobecoSAM Sustainability Yearbook 2015. For each industry, the company with the highest score ...

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ISS China gains large IFS deal

ISS China has been awarded a large contract by mobile telecommunications infrastructure equipment suppliers, Huawei, to provide Integrated Facility Services (IFS) at its first multifunctional living campus. This campus provides apartments, recreation centers, a medical center and many other living amenities ...

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BSRIA Report: BEMS market predicted to reach £4.4bn by 2020

In a newly updated report by the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA), the global building energy management system (BEMS) market is predicted to almost double to more than £4.4 billion by 2020. The BEMS Opportunities report reveals that ...

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Servest celebrates World Environment Day

Facilities management provider Servest Group is today (5 June), helping several clients celebrate World Environment Day (WED), which encourages global awareness and action for the environment, by providing a WED themed menu and decorations at a number of sites catered ...

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Global FM Awards announces winners of 2014

Global FM, the worldwide alliance for member centred facilities management (FM) organisations, is pleased to announce The Global FM Awards of Excellence winners on World FM Day, 4 June 2014. The awards are a high-level international competition awarding the best ...

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One degree away from £millions of building energy savings

Turning the world’s commercial building thermostats up one degree in the summer and down one degree in the winter could tap into a potential $370billion (£220bn) of global energy savings, new research from the United States (U.S.) has found. Analysing ...

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Return of “mega deal” gets 2014 outsourcing off to an egg-cellent start

The global outsourcing industry is off to a egg-ceptional start this year, with the return of the “mega deal”, which is fuelling double-digit growth in first-quarter contract value.  According to new figures, 10 “mega-contracts” worth more than $100 million (£59.42m) in ...

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British FM providers risk being ‘outgunned’ by US & Chinese competitors

International B2B services firms from China and North America are entering the international market and are threatening to knock British firms, including facilities management (FM) providers, off their world leading export pedestal. And if they don’t act now, British firms – which ...

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ISS divests commercial security activities in Pacific region

Global facility services provider ISS, has today completed the sale of its commercial security activities in Australia and New Zealand to Wilson Security. ISS is a leading provider of airport security services in Australia, with contracts covering 13 airports in ...

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