Home / Tag Archives: Facilities Management (page 20)

Tag Archives: Facilities Management

GVA to manage Birmingham’s landmark Beorma Quarter

Real estate consultancy, GVA, has been awarded a contract to manage a major mixed-use development in Birmingham, which will include a 27-storey office and residential tower. The company’s Property Management Consultancy (PMC) team has been appointed to deliver a full suite ...

Read More »

IFMA names class of 2018-19

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has announced its member-elected executive committee (EC) and new appointees of its global board of directors for the 2018-19 fiscal year. The beginning of IFMA’s 2018-19 fiscal year (July 1) marked the first day ...

Read More »

FM Clinic: Addressing the skills gap in FM through training and development

According to the Facilities Management Business Confidence survey by the BIFM, 27 per cent of respondents felt a shortage of skilled staff could be a barrier to success over the next 12 months. Yet in a separate report by the ...

Read More »

Lack of apprenticeship awareness is limiting career choices

Thirty-six per cent of parents of young people aged 11 to 16 in the UK don’t know what an apprenticeship is according to new research commissioned by facilities management solutions provider, ABM UK, signalling a wider awareness problem which is ...

Read More »

Career Ladder talks to EMCOR UK’s group executive director

Q: What was you first job in the FM sector? Actually, how do you define FM? I’ve been running services businesses since I was 24. Initially that was oil engineering services and then I moved across to what people would traditionally ...

Read More »

State of the FM nations – EuroFM 2018 round-up

By Thomas Went, Account Manager from specialist B2B communications, public relations and content agency for the built environment and facilities management industry, Magenta  Roughly 2290 metres below the summit of Vitosha, the mountain that looms over the Bulgarian capital of ...

Read More »

Inconvenient conversations

Blog from Rory Murphy, Commercial Director, VINCI Facilities Having just returned from Workplace Europe 2018 in Barcelona, one of my favourite keynote presentations looked at the theme of Inconvenient Conversations and tried to address some of the taboos for all ...

Read More »

ISS wins new courts contracts

ISS has won two new contracts with Modern Courts to provide a range of soft and hard facility services for the Ministry of Justice in five locations across Humberside and East Anglia. The contracts were initially awarded under the Government’s ...

Read More »

Facilitating change

Organisations are subject to continual change, yet their facilities often remain static, impeding progress that is critical to business success. We ask Dave Wilson, FRICS, IFMA Fellow and Director of Effective Facilities Ltd, how facilities managers can manage change to ...

Read More »

Interserve secures £10m contract extension with Southwark Council

Interserve has been awarded a two-year contract extension to provide total facilities management services for local authority, Southwark Council. Valued at over £10 million, the contract builds upon the international support services and construction group’s relationship with Southwark Council, which has ...

Read More »