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Births, marriages and… Ferraris?

Somerset House means different things to different people. Ask a dozen men and women what goes on there and you could quite possibly get a dozen different answers. In its centuries of history Somerset House has been a private residence, ...

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GSH fixes five-year deal with Yorkshire Building Society

Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has awarded GSH Group a prestigious five-year maintenance contract. Facilities and energy management company, GSH Group scooped the five year deal with the building society after it opted for a single supplier to manage its entire ...

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MoD prefers private sector firms for £400m DIO estate contract

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced Capita, working in conjunction with URS and PA Consulting, as its preferred bidder in the competitive procurement of a strategic business partner for the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) – the organisation which manages ...

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Coveted RSC role for Incentive

Incentive QAS, the specialist cleaning arm of Incentive FM Group, has been awarded a three year contract by The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), one of the world’s best known theatre companies. Under the terms of the deal, Incentive QAS will ...

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Integral stays on in Barrow

Property maintenance contractor, Integral UK has cemented a six year relationship with Barrow Borough Council, with a further two-year, maintenance contract extension. The Cumbrian council has appointed Integral UK to provide mechanical maintenance services at its corporate buildings across the Furness region, including ...

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MoD Wethersfield’s estate digs Diamond Wood planting initiative

The Woodland Trust, the UK’s leading woodland conservation charity, has teamed up with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) to plant a new 80-hectare woodland in Essex. MOD Wethersfield is taking its place in history by planting one of 60 flagship ...

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Energy supplier plugs into solar savings across UK estate

An ongoing commitment to reduce its carbon emissions has seen energy company npower install solar PV panels across eight of its key UK sites. Approximately 200 photovoltaic panels, which generate a total of 50kW of electricity, were installed at each ...

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Facilities company fined after worker falls through client roof

A Knightsbridge facilities and cleaning company has been fined after one of its employees fell six metres through a riding school roof on the Longcross estate in Surrey. The worker, who does not wished to be named, miraculously escaped with ...

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