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S&P Global upgrades ISS A/S from 'BBB-' to 'BBB'

ISS A/S, a global workplace experience and facility management company, has received an upgrade from S&P Global as a result of its solid operating performance and improved financial metrics.

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University of East London reduces carbon emissions in first stage of Net Zero strategy

The University of East London (UEL) has reduced its carbon emissions by 10% from its 2020/21 baseline to 2022/23 in the first phase of its new Net Zero strategy, putting the organisation on track to achieve its 2030 Net Zero target. 

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Class Dismissed: Culinary Classroom class of 2023-24 take a bow!

Students participating in the 10-month learning and development programme offered by Angel Hill and Academy, part of the OCS Group, have now graduated.



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Chequers partners with East Sussex County Council to support the turtle dove population

The turtle dove is a vulnerable species whose population has decreased by 99% since 1960. Landscaping and arboriculture service provider Chequers has partnered with the grounds maintenance team at East Sussex County Council (GM02) on a project that aims to increase the turtle dove population.

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Station Hill’s ‘Ebb’ the best place to bee in Reading

In partnership with Avéole, Station Hill has welcomed two beehives on the roof of the Phase-1 residential development ‘Ebb’ ahead of World Bee Day on 20 May.

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NG Bailey partners with PXC

The IT Services business of NG Bailey, the UK’s largest independent engineering and services business, has agreed a new strategic partnership with wholesale telecommunications vendor PlatformX Communications (PXC). 



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PTSG colleagues in charity skydive

Two members of PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will be skydiving from 15,000 feet to raise money for SSNAP – a charity in Oxford which helps sick new-borns and their parents.

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VIVO Defence Services named as a Disability Confident Leader

VIVO Defence Services has been awarded a Level 3 Disability Confident Leader certificate, making the organisation a premier employer for those who need additional support.

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New workspace provides running track for employees

As employers and FMs get together to decide how best to entice workers back to the office, One Strawberry Lane has come up with an interesting idea - provide them with a running track!



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Helpful tips for PFM Partnership Awards 2024 entries

If you're planning to enter the PFM Partnership Awards 2024 (you've got until Friday!), here's some useful guidance for the written submissions...

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Michael Vitfell-Rasmussen joins ISS A/S

He is the new Head of Group Investor Relations.

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Sewell Facilities Management recognised as Best Place to Work 2024

Hull-based Sewell Facilities Management has been named one of the UK’s best companies to work for.

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Listed German facilities management group reports robust UK growth in sales and operating profit in the year of its flotation

learnd SE (“learnd”), the facilities management group, was able to improve all UK operating sales and earnings figures in FY2023, in some cases very significantly, despite the significant efforts associated with the successful completion of the company's IPO in 2023.

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M&E specialist Linaker announces growth of KFC partnership across UK and Ireland

The eight figure contract will cover a large multi-site portfolio of over 200 sites.

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Heartfelt help for Guardian Electrical Compliance staff

Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd (Guardian), part of PTSG Electrical Services Ltd, has partnered with Resuscitation Council UK (RCUK) in an attempt to ensure that it is providing a duty of care to look after the safety of all users of its premises.

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Failure to stay on top of maintaining your fleet can be costly, warns leading commercial vehicle cleaning specialist

Companies operating fleets of trucks, vans or buses run the risk of thousands of pounds worth of fines and their vehicles being ordered off the roads if they fail to keep on top of their cleaning and maintenance, warns leading commercial vehicle cleaning specialist Britannia Wash Systems.

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Fusion21 invites bids for £250 million Materials Supply and Associated Services Framework

Procurement organisation and social enterprise Fusion21 has announced the renewal of its national Materials Supply and Associated Services Framework, worth up to £250 million over four years, and is now inviting bids from interested suppliers providing regional or national coverage.

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Health and safety workloads have never been more demanding, says new industry report

First annual property compliance report by health, safety and property compliance firm William Martin shows impact of new legislation and ‘best practice’ culture on workloads.

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Jet Through wins three-year contract with Greene King

They will be servicing the pub and brewery chain's drainage and plumbing needs.

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New Group AI & Digital Services Director for OCS

David De Santiago takes up the role.

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Lexington Reception Services, IWFM and Lloyd’s of London collaborate to boost careers in FM

In a joint effort to encourage young people to pursue careers in workplace and facilities management (FM), Lexington Reception Services, Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) and Lloyd’s have partnered to offer an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the iconic Lloyd’s building in the City of London. 

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Why British universities must increase security to prevent threats from hostile states

MI5 has warned vice-chancellors that British universities are being targeted by hostile states to steal sensitive research.

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Infoo Partners with HPS to elevate safety standards in the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation market

Infoo Limited, the technology firm behind the innovative RecallChecker solution, is delighted to announce a strategic partnership with HPS, a leading provider of facility management services.

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