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Facilities Show rescheduled for next year

Facilities Show and its co-located events, originally set to be staged on 8–10 September 2020, will now be held at ExCeL London on 18–20 May 2021. This decision, taken as a result of consultation with exhibitors and other stakeholders, comes ...

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RICS UK FM market survey: Cleaning and workplace and management move up the rankings

According to the second quarterly RICS UK Facilities Management Survey (May 2020), the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic has had a mixed impact on demand for FM services with cleaning and workplace and relocation management expected to be fastest growing areas in ...

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Learning and development in FM: the impact of C-19

What impact has the Covid-19 pandemic had on learning and development in FM? That’s the question that learning provider International Workplace is seeking to answer for a key conference this month. The company’s CEO David Sharp is presenting a session ...

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Industry tributes pour in for Mark Lopez

Tributes from across the sector have poured in for Founder and Co-director of De-ice, Mark Lopez who sadly passed away on 2 April 2020 at the age of 59, after losing his battle to Covid-19. Mark’s contributions to both the ...

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NHS Property Services insources Hard FM services

NHS Property Services (NHSPS) has today announced changes to the way it delivers hard facilities management services (‘Hard FM’), which will see the government-owned company take direct control of selected services. Responsible for the management and maintenance of 3,500 properties ...

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Engineering volunteers urgently needed to support front-line NHS staff – can you help?

The Royal Academy of Engineering are asking for CIBSE’s continued support in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic. As you may be aware there are a number of new medical facilities being built at ExCel London as well as two other Field Hospitals ...

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IWFM calls on ministers to recognise FMs as ‘Key workers’

In a letter to the Secretaries of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government and Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Linda Hausmanis, IWFM CEO, has called for for workplace and facilities management professionals, and their contractors, to be recognised as ...

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IWFM publishes coronavirus guidance resource

The IWFM has been working together with its Risk and Business Continuity Management SIG to provide a coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance resource for workplace and facilities managers. In a recent announcement IWFM said: “We live in challenging times. In the space ...

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Healthcare Estates conference programme starts taking shape

As we move toward Spring and unprecedented times in the healthcare sector, the organisers of Healthcare Estates, IHEEM and Step, see the timing of the event in November as potentially pivotal in tackling many of the current issues we are ...

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IWFM Conference postponed until September

In the light of recent developments concerning Covid-19, IWFM has announced it is postponing the IWFM Conference 2020 until the autumn. The event, which was scheduled to take place on Tuesday 24 March 2020 at etc. Venues St Paul’s in London ...

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