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Building services articles

Articles on building services, including fire protection, HVAC, lifts/escalators, M&E maintenance, mechanical & electrical, utilities


  • Wellbeing, productivity and green buildingsA key report published this month by international coalition organisation the World Green Building Council assesses how the design of the workplace significantly affects the health, wellbeing and productivity of its staff, writes Herpreet Grewal. 06/10/2014
  • In Focus: BIM a perfect lifecycle toolThe interviewee: David Mason, senior sustainability manager at Skanska. The issue: FM's role in embedding green measures into buildings. 03/10/2014
  • Global poll shows bosses' optimism about economic outlookAlmost half of real estate managers surveyed think their company will expand their real estate portfolio over the next quarter because of increased recruitment. 30/09/2014
  • Energy costs put the heat on businesses, says reportHigh costs and uncertainty are the two main barriers to changing the way the UK heats its buildings and infrastructure. 30/09/2014
  • Searching for a decent pay-off on power efficiency schemesIt's difficult to recall a time that energy has been off the FM's agenda, writes Jamie Harris. 24/09/2014
  • Human evolutionTechnology has a habit of fundamentally changing our behaviour before we even notice it's done so, writes Martin Read in his latest leader column. 24/09/2014
  • In Focus: Improving the feedback loopThe interviewee: Peter Kinsella, president of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, associate at Lehr Consultants International The issue: Collaboration between design and FM 23/09/2014
  • The commercial Green Deal: worth reviving?Is there a future for any type of commercial Green Deal? asks Bill Wright, head of energy solutions at the Electrical Contractors Association (ECA). 11/09/2014
  • In Focus: An exercise in collaborationThe issue: Online sustainability education in FM The interviewee: David Picton, chief sustainability officer, Carillion 11/09/2014
  • Question marquesJust how similar is the FM sector to the state-owned car maker British Leyland's cacophonous clash of contrasting brands in the 1970s? Quite, writes Martin Read in his latest leader column. 11/09/2014
  • Using drones to survey propertyMaintenance checks on areas with limited access have always been arduous. Here, Jamie Harris speaks to Stu Martin of Vertex Access about unmanned aerial vehicles drones and their applications in FM. 11/09/2014
  • What does the FM Framework agreement mean for the sector?Earlier this month the long-awaited Official Journal Of The European Union (OJEU) tender notice for a Facilities Management Services Framework Agreement was published. News editor Herpreet Grewal looks at the impact it could have on the FM sector. 10/09/2014
  • Churchill scores victory with BDO's portfolioChurchill has announced a new partnership with BDO LLP to deliver cleaning and associated services across its 25-site UK portfolio. 05/09/2014
  • Trimble acquires FM software firmTechnology solutions provider Trimble has acquired London-headquartered real estate and facility software creator Manhattan Software. 27/08/2014
  • It's good to talkIn his latest leader column, managing editor Martin Read uses Bob Hoskins, the East Ham United goalkeeper and an telephone service provider's advertising campaign to extol the virtues of good client-supplier relationships. 07/08/2014
  • In Focus: Accent on the private sectorThe issue: Service providers' moves to seek growth through private sector work The interviewee: Kim Challis, managing director of G4S 07/08/2014
  • The irreplaceable Chris StoddartFM World managing editor Martin Read pays tribute to Chris Stoddart, who passed away yesterday. 07/08/2014
  • Vinci wins multi-million pound deal in LincolnshireVinci Mouchel is expected to secure a five-year contract valued between £35 miilion-£45 million to manage Lincolnshire County Council's property services. 23/07/2014
  • Partnership boost for Novus and Places for PeopleNational property maintenance and refurbishment specialist Novus Property Solutions has expanded its work with property management, development and regeneration company Places for People, as part of a four-year partnership worth £20 million. 22/07/2014
  • JLL picks In Depth for cleaning & maintenanceCleaning and soft FM specialist In Depth Managed Services has been awarded a two-year contract worth £400,000 to clean and maintain seven UK aerospace sites for tech giant Honeywell. 22/07/2014
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