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BCC chair says Government response to life-saving campaign is ‘disappointing’ and ‘complacent’

Thousands of lives could potentially be saved by making cleaning and hygiene – one of the UK’s biggest industries- a national priority, says British Cleaning Council (BCC) Chair, Delia Cannings. Cannings has accused the Government of being “dismissive, arrogant and ...

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Mitie ‘From Facilities Management to Facilities Transformation’

Mitie’s Capital Markets Event which took place yesterday (12 October) saw the company launch its new three-year plan for FY25-FY27: ‘From Facilities Management to Facilities Transformation’. The Group outlined how customers’ needs for their built environment are changing to meet increasing ...

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Pareto announces international expansion

Facilities service provider, Pareto, has formally entered the European and North American facilities management market. The move into these new areas builds on the significant UK growth achieved over the last few years and sees Pareto widen its service offering ...

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Economic pressures are likely to see a fall in total repairs and maintenance demand this year

The current economic situation, with inflation coming down slower than expected and interest rates rising means that the FM market will be subject to “restricted budgets”, according to the BCIS Building Running Costs Online service five-year Facilities Management forecast. The ...

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RSK Group acquires Richard Irvin FM

Technical facilities management and energy solutions company, Richard Irvin FM, has been acquired by RSK, a global leader in the delivery of sustainable solutions. With a network of offices across Scotland and the north of England, Richard Irvin FM has a team of 230, including ...

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FM market demand expected to reach US$ 153.7bn by 2032

The facility management industry is expected to generate total sales of around US$ 47.5 billion in 2022, according to a new report by market research firm, Fact.MR. With a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.5 per cent anticipated for ...

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FM acquisition and merger rumours

According to a report by Sky News, Clayton Dubliner & Rice (CD&R), a private equity company based in the US is looking to buy and merge facilities management firms Atalian Servest and OCS Group, which between them employ close to ...

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£3bn sales uplift for FM market in 2022

A new report on the UK Facilities Management market has found that whilst the cost of Covid-19 will exceed £11 billion in lost revenue by 2026, prospects for the market are positive with a £3 billion sales uplift in 2022. ...

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Registration is now open for Facilities Show 2022

Registration for Facilities Show 2022, taking place from 17-19 May 2022 at ExCeL London, has officially opened. After almost three years apart, Facilities Show returns in-person to London in May for the world’s largest gathering of FMs. Facilities Show is ...

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Strong demand continues to fuel growth in the FM sector

Workloads, profit margins and employment opportunities are set to continue to grow for the year ahead due to increasing demand for facilities management services, according to the latest RICS UK Facilities Management Market Survey. The Q3 2021 survey shows demand ...

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