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RICS endorses FMA Certificate

The Facilities Management Association (FMA) Certificate has been officially recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). All students who successfully complete the FMA Certificate can now gain direct entry to the RICS Associate grade of membership. Run by ...

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Keele University switches on to solar in carbon reduction strategy

Work has just go underway at Keele University’s campus in Staffordshire, to install solar PV systems in a bid to manage its future energy consumption and reduce carbon emissions. In a deal worth more than £300,000, npower Energy Services will supply ...

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Viessmann to highlight energy efficiency at Build it Live

Viessmann, manufacturer of heating systems, will demonstrate the superior energy efficiency of its products at Build it Live (February 23-24, 2013; Glow, Bluewater; Kent – stand E6). A series of graphics will appear on Viessmann’s stand, illustrating its domestic boiler ...

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Doing the right thing emerges as the key workplace trend

86 percent of Millennials* entering the workforce say they would consider leaving an employer whose values fell short of their expectations. This key, emerging trend indicating that today’s youngest workforce is motivated by positive, people and community-centric workplace practices and ...

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UCL’s first Singapore-based students graduate from environmental MSc

The first ever cohort of UCL students to take the MSc programme in Facility and Environment Management in Singapore graduated at a ceremony hosted jointly by UCL and Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority (BCA) on the 25th of January. The ...

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Aramark serves up new ops director for the North West

Phil Smith has joined food services firm, Aramark as its new director of operations for the North West.  The move is designed to further strengthening Aramark’s operations in the region, where Smith will be responsible for a number of business ...

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Hot off the press – AGFA extends contract with Incentive FM

Agfa Graphics Limited, a subsidiary company of Agfa Graphics NV, which is a leading supplier of digital printing solutions for sign and display and industrial printing, has renewed its Leeds manufacturing plant facilities management contract with Incentive FM for a ...

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ISG secures framework project at Worlingham School

ISG has been appointed to a £1.3 million refurbishment project as part of the influential Suffolk Council Framework. The scheme sees the contractor relocate Worlingham Primary School to a new site in Beccles, formerly home to Worlingham Middle School. ISG ...

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Proceeds from facilities management deals boost MITIE’s books

Outsourcing company, MITIE has announced it has made good progress over recent months with strong organic growth being driven by new and expanded contracts, particularly in its core facilities management businesses. The firm expects total revenue growth to be higher ...

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Barbican Centre recognised for waste management and sustainability

An arts centre in London is leading the way in the arts and entertainment world with its commitment to sustainable waste management. The Barbican Centre in the City of London has won numerous awards over the past two years in ...

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