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Rotherham Council appoints two delivery partners for repairs and maintenance services

Rotherham Council has appointed Mears and ENGIE to provide repairs and maintenance services across the borough’s 20,000 council properties commencing on 1 April 2020. Housing and social care provider, Mears will continue as the main contractor delivering services in the ...

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Building façade refurbishment made easy with new Sto Restore solution

Every building façade, even those created using the highest quality materials, can benefit from an effective cleaning and maintenance routine. With this in mind, façade specialists Sto Ltd have launched Sto Restore – a series of product and system solutions ...

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New research finds UK SMEs are ill-prepared for water outages

The UK’s SMEs are underprepared for water outages and supply disruptions, according to new research from  business water retailer, Water Plus. The new study found that just one in 10 (11 per cent) small and medium-sized businesses has a plan ...

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Lancer Scott maintains Co-op deal

Lancer Scott has won a five -year maintenance and repair services deal with the Co-op. The contract will see the employment of over 100 dedicated locally-based, managers, helpdesk staff, engineers and apprentices whom will deliver maintenance & repair services to ...

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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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