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News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Ensuring Rodent-free Reopenings

The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) is urging companies to ensure they are compliant with legislation and their premises are safe, clean and pest-free with the lifting of lockdown...

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News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Wearable Technology Reduces Back Strain

Scaffolding supplier HAKI Denmark is pioneering smart harnesses to reduce injuries to the back suffered by employees of its two divisions.

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News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Specifying Acoustic Absorbers

The Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) has published new technical note, "Specifying Acoustic Absorbers where they will be installed against a wall".

Hans Rosling Center for Population Health. (photo: Kevin Scott)
News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Embodying a Building's Purpose

Designed by Miller Hull Partnership, LLP, the University of Washington’s new Hans Rosling Center in Seattle supports the institution's aim of becoming the Global Center for Population Health.

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News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Smoker Detection in Residential Buildings

Sensor manufacturer FreshAir has launched an innovative smoking and marijuana detection system for apartment buildings, public housing complexes and other high-occupancy residential settings.

Photo credit: Joe Shlabotnik. (photo: Joe Shlabotnik)
News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Adhering to U.S. Steel Sourcing Requirements

Warren Controls procurement process have been adjusted to accommodate new "Buy American" requirements stipulated within the American Iron & Steel Act (AISA).

Hannah Vickers, Mace Group's Chief of Staff designate. (photo: Mace Group)
News Editor  - 14.04.2021

Mace Announces Senior Appointments

Mace has announced the appointment of Hannah Vickers as Chief of Staff, and also appointed Andrew Smart as Head of FM Consultancy within its facilities management business, Operate.

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News Editor  - 13.04.2021

Staatskanzlei Rheinland-Pfalz Hard FM Contract

Landesbetrieb Liegenschafts- und Baubetreuung (LBB), the real estate and construction department of Rheinland-Pfalz, has appointed STRABAG PFS as hard services contractor for the State Chancellery...

Southgate Shopping Centre. (photo: )
News Editor  - 12.04.2021

British Land Renews Shopping Centre Contracts

British Land has renewed three of its shopping centre contracts with Incentive FM, and awarded an additional contract for the provision of multiple soft FM services at a shopping park near Manchester.

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News Editor  - 09.04.2021

Offering Uber Eats to Sodexo Employees

Sodexo Pass Restaurant card holders in France will be the first beneficiaries of a global agreement that allows meals to be ordered and delivered through the Uber Eats app.

Delaware North CEO Jerry Jacobs Jr. (3rd from left) with Bob Castellini (3rd from right), owner of the Cincinnati Reds, with Delaware North colleagues Andy Worden, Jim Houser, Don Dierig and Ken Gaber.  (photo: Delaware North)
News Editor  - 08.04.2021

Welcoming Fans Back to the Stands

Four ballparks where Delaware North Sportservice provides hospitality services opened to baseball fans on Major League Baseball (MLB) Opening Day last Thursday.

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News Editor  - 08.04.2021

Preparing for Net-Zero

An audit of UK sustainable energy provider Vital Energi's fleet has recorded vehicle emission levels of 20.7 Co2 g/km which are a quarter of those of other organisations assessed.

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News Editor  - 06.04.2021

2021 ACR News Awards

Johnson Controls' YORK AMICHI YMPA air-cooled reversible heat pump has been named "Heat Pump Product of the Year" in the 2021 ACR News Awards competition.

Ebony McKinley. (photo: Inc)
News Editor  - 06.04.2021

From Sisters to Small Entrepreneurs

Amazon is sharing the stories of four dynamic women who are leading middle and last mile logistics teams serving its U.S. delivery stations.

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News Editor  - 01.04.2021

Keeping Birds Under Control

A new guide from the British Pest Control Association (BPCA) includes strategies for preventing corrosion and nuisance caused by birds occupying buildings, and public health advice.

Holding a mirror up to the industry: Jeff Dewing, Cloudfm CEO. (photo: Cloudfm Group)
News Editor  - 31.03.2021

Exposing Widespread FM Failures in the UK

A potentially explosive book by Cloudfm CEO, Jeff Dewing, contains allegations of widespread corporate failings in the UK's £120 billion market for facilities management services.

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News Editor  - 31.03.2021

Innovative Key Holding Service

Corps Monitoring has launched KeySafe, an integrated key holding solution which combines the sophistication of a Sentrikey safe with the convenience provided by a UK-wide network of accredited...

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News Editor  - 31.03.2021

Multi-service Engineering Management Contract

UK facility services provider Polyteck has signed a new multi-service engineering management contract with McCann Worldgroup following a competitive tender.

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News Editor  - 31.03.2021

China Refrigeration 2021

CAREL will be presented with Innovation Awards for its commercial refrigeration solutions, Heosone and Heos CO2, when it participates in this year's edition of China Refrigeration from 7 to 9 April...