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New long-term Olympic Stadium management partnership forged

The London Legacy Development Corporation and Newham Council have set up E20 Stadium LLP to take long term responsibility for managing the Stadium and its transformation into a major multi-use venue. The partnership will allow the council to invest up to

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New director has service growth on his In Depth agenda

Bill Dunne has been appointed Divisional Director of In Depth Managed Services - a newly created role for the Warrington-based firm.

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Acquisition unlocks ISS’ security & FM strengths in China

Today, ISS, a leading global provider of facility services, is announcing the successful acquisition of Shanghai B&A Property Management Co. Ltd. in China. With the acquisition ISS has also taken over an established portfolio of contracts especially in the Yangtze River Delta Economic Region of China. The acquisition has closed and has received full approval from local authorities.

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Key appointment brings FM expertise to drive asset efficiencies

A leading asset management solutions provider has expanded its team as part of its progressive growth plans. REAMS, Real Estate Asset Management Solutions, has appointed Garth Chivell, 30, as senior project manager.

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Environmental awards seal university’s green reputation

After being recently named one of the UK's greenest universities, Sheffield Hallam University's environmental credentials have been given a further boost with another award win.

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Johnson to close 100 dry cleaners whilst FM arm challenged too

Facilities management, dry-cleaning and textile rental business, Johnson Service Group PLC, has announced its decision to close 100 of its loss-making dry-cleaning outlets in a bid to balance its books. It's facilities management division, SGP Property and Facilities Management (SGP) has also been having a tough time on its technical services side due to a reduction in capital projects work from large retail customers and PFI life cycle works.

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MITIE secures integrated FM contract with Scottish government and its collaborative partners

MITIE, the strategic outsourcing and energy services company, has secured an expanded contract to provide integrated facilities management services to the Scottish government and its collaborative partners.

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UK service sector growth slumps to eight-month low in June

Business sentiment in the service sector fell markedly to hit a six-month low, highlighting growing concerns about the UK macroeconomic outlook. Worries over Europe, the uncertainty over the direction of the UK economy and an anticipated post-Olympics lull also had a bearing on UK service providers' future expectations, a survey released today reveals.

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MITIE secures integrated FM contract with Scottish Government and its collaborative partners

MITIE, the strategic outsourcing and energy services company has secured an expanded contract to provide Integrated Facilities Management services to the Scottish Government and its collaborative partners. The contract was awarded under the Government Procurement Service FM framework agreement with MITIE overcoming strong competition from other eligible suppliers to secure the bid.

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KPMG column – Real-Time Information – are you ready?

Each month, KPMG experts examine the issues of utmost relevance to the facilities manager. This month, Richard Maitland, senior manager of people services at KPMG, discusses the upcoming RTI changes to the operation of PAYE tax.

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