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Going into reverse

Vicky Lopez, Co-Founder and Director of De-ice, explains the concept of reverse winter timeline planning When you run a winter maintenance business, you have to look at the seasons backwards. There’s very little ‘looking forward to summer’, as we primarily ...

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Engineers on the go

Jason O’Neill, National Maintenance Operations Manager for Greggs, explains how the food-on-the-go retailer has created a state-of-the-art, technology-led, shop maintenance service with impressive results I joined Greggs 20 years ago as a shop maintenance engineer. Having worked through various roles ...

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Keeping it simple

Good asset maintenance does not have to depend on expensive, esoteric technology, says Alistair Clements, CEO of REAMS. It’s about getting the basics right Facilities managers are constantly seeking the silver bullet that will make their lives and jobs better. ...

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Perfectly predictable

Peter Smith, Head of Business Development at IAconnects, looks at how a sensor-based predictive maintenance set-up can help prevent costly equipment failure before it happens Conventional wisdom suggests that maintenance should be carried out in a uniform manner and at ...

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Fortem wins repairs and maintenance contracts worth £330m

Fortem, a specialist property support service for schools, local authorities and commercial properties, has secured repairs and maintenance contracts worth up to a total of £329.9 million with five housing associations across England, all beginning in the first half of ...

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Wash and go

No one wants to spend more time in the washroom than they need to. Stuart Hands from Tork manufacturer Essity looks at ways of speeding up the washroom experience for users and cleaners alike The average person spends around 92 ...

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Artic wins HVAC maintenance deal at King’s College Hospital

Dartford-based hard facilities management services company, Artic Building Services, has won a new maintenance contract to deliver the heating, ventilation and air conditioning maintenance services at King’s College Hospital. The contract was awarded by King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust ...

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Amey secures new deal with United Utilities

Public services provider Amey has been appointed by United Utilities to look after its South region wastewater network. The six-year contract, which commenced on 1 April 2019, has been awarded for maintenance on the network, with key objectives to improve ...

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The benefits of enlisting the assistance of a handyman – Professional help when you need it most

  Most of us don’t fully appreciate just how handy a handyman is until we are in the midst of an emergency.   None of us can be experts at everything, and when you need some repairs or maintenance carried ...

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BSRIA publishes Soft Landings and BFM topic guide

BSRIA has launched a free to download topic guide on Soft Landings and Business-Focused Maintenance (BFM). The guide is an ‘at a glance publication’ and aims to inform those involved in the design, construction and operation of a building about ...

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