Home / Tag Archives: FM (page 10)

Tag Archives: FM

Janus-faced management; looking to to the past and future

Blog from Rob Legge, Group Chief Executive Officer, Servest  2017 has been quite a year. Not just for Servest but for the industry as a whole. The dynamics of facilities management have subtly adjusted. There’s now much more pressure on ...

Read More »

Career Ladder talks to ABM UK’s Group MD

Q: What was your first ever job? I was a shop attendant, specifically as a cashier and retail replenishment member of staff (shelf stacker) in Superdrug when I was 14-years-old. Q: What was you first job in the FM sector? In 1986 ...

Read More »

Oxfordshire County Council terminates Carillion deal earlier than planned

Oxfordshire County Council has terminated its contract with collapsed business Carillion earlier than the original planned date of June 2018. The Council has paid £10.65 million for past works carried out and will now be responsible for those services that ...

Read More »

Transguard secures Omniyat FM contract

UAE-based business services provider, Transguard Group has been appointed by Dubai-based property developer, Omniyat, to provide facilities management services across its portfolio of commercial Business Bay properties. The three-year contract, valued at AED14.5 million (£2.8 million) will see mechanical, electrical and plumbing ...

Read More »

Facilities Show January Spotlight

Committed to championing the FM industry and the amazing work its individuals are doing, Facilities Show brings you January’s Spotlight. Having risen through the ranks and with a real people focus this month’s Spotlight is dedicated to Candy Hollingum, Regional ...

Read More »

Global FM sets date for World FM Day 2018

Global FM, the alliance for facilities management associations worldwide, has announced World FM Day 2018 will be taking place on 16 May, with events being held between 14-18 May. World FM Day is a day to recognise the vital work that ...

Read More »

Time to grow

Brand expert James Hammond, known as the Brand Doctor, and the author of Sunday Times bestseller Branding Your Business, explains why creating emotional connections with customers is the path to a happy New Year As the facilities management sector heads towards ...

Read More »

Whitbread plc choose the Ostara CAFM system 

Whitbread has chosen the Ostara CAFM software to manage the maintenance of their Premier Inn and Restaurant Estate. Whitbread were looking for a system that could provide efficient processes to manage both the quality and cost of the FM and ...

Read More »

FM firms win big at RoSPA Health and Safety Awards

A host of facilities management companies were among the biggest winners at this year’s RoSPA Health and Safety Awards – and with only a few weeks left until the deadline for the 2018 Awards, businesses are being urged to get ...

Read More »

OCS welcomes apprenticeship levy

Despite evidence suggesting that employers are struggling to recruit staff with the right skills, recent research has revealed that only one in three (32%) of UK businesses that qualify for the government funded apprenticeship levy are taking advantage of it ...

Read More »