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Month in FM

New product and service launches and company news from the FM industry.

A big man needs a big loo seat!

When a national treasure like Bill Maynard had problems in the bathroom, Gordon Ellis & Co came up with the solution. At 84, Bill is big guy and uses a wheelchair. Both at home and at his favourite poker casinos ...

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Beware refills from alternative suppliers

Dispensing systems are the ideal solution for many facilities managers, minimising mess and often making best use of available space. Once the system is installed, however, many turn to an alternative supplier for the toilet tissue and hand towel refills ...

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New investment boost for waste managers

A recession-busting £500,000 waste transfer site development by Fareham-based Cleansing Service Group (CSG) is now open for business. The facility on the Quarry Wood Industrial Estate, Aylesford, Kent, meets the need for a specialist waste transfer and treatment station in ...

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Sainsbury’s shines a light on LED energy savings

In a world-first for Sainsbury’s and GE Lighting, customers at its new Leek supermarket are the first to shop under GE’s latest energy efficient LED system. The first supermarket installation in the world of GE’s Lumination™ Linear Suspended lighting, which ...

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Energy, sustainability and water management portal launched

Leading energy and sustainability consultant TEM has launched its Energy Lens Portal, a unique, web based system that provides the complete solution to the storage and management of all data relating to sustainability, water and energy. TEM’s Energy Lens Portal ...

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Infor supports discovery of New Higgs Boson Particle at CERN

Software leader Infor has announced that CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, now manages over one million assets, including more than 500,000 accelerator components of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) used in the recent discovery of the Higgs boson ...

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OCS offers employment to Prince’s Trust trainee

Prince’s Trust trainee James Hines has accepted OCS’s offer of employment after successfully completing his work placement at London Luton Airport. The 18-year-old is one of 16 young people who participated in The Prince’s Trust ‘Get into Airports’ initiative run ...

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Service Management Expo to migrate into Facilities Show for 2013

UBM Live, the organisers of Facilities Show, today announced further details on the dedicated area for Service Management Expo within the show amid its increasing importance to the role of facilities managers. Running from 14-16 May at Birmingham’s NEC, Facilities ...

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New research provides clearer insight into corporate property costs

Portal, leaders in delivering innovative space and infrastructure solutions has announced the results of independent research by Actium Consult, that highlights what FDs and senior executives should know about the real costs of traditional property acquisition and leasing compared with ...

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Green thinking blooms as florists opt for low energy dryers

Mitsubishi Electric’s Jet Towel hand dryers are helping one of Britain’s most dynamic florists combine strong and sustained business growth with a commitment to the environment. JZ Flowers in the East Riding of Yorkshire produces around 8% of all the ...

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