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Strategic FM

Articles on Strategic FM


  • BIFM sets out to scope the future of FM professionThe BIFM is calling on members to take part in a survey, setting out to explore how well equipped the FM profession is to support the future world of work. 23/06/2017
  • ESOS: Environment Agency issues non-compliance finesAround 1,500 organisations under the Environment Agency's jurisdiction might qualify for the ESOS scheme, but have failed to engage with it so far, according to an investigation by the body. 22/06/2017
  • 'Corners cut' on Edinburgh schools PPP schemes, MSPs toldFour schools in Edinburgh have been found to have defects in an inspection instigated after 17 schools were temporarily closed because of safety fears following a wall collapse. 22/06/2017
  • Mitie wins seven-year, £84m deal with Home GroupMitie's property management business has been awarded a new contract and the largest since 2012 with Home Group, a provider of affordable housing. 21/06/2017
  • Prize-winning green infrastructure scheme holds key to well-beingA project to transform a poorly performing council waste site into a green centre for well-being and sustainability has presented solutions that will help facilities managers and designers in future, according to the FM group of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). 21/06/2017
  • Interserve wins £265m extension for strategic UK international basesSupport services group Interserve has been awarded a two-year contract extension worth up to £265 million to continue as the infrastructure support provider for four strategic international UK Armed Forces bases. 21/06/2017
  • ThinkFM: IoT key to future energy controlThe chief executive of a company specialising in converting lighting infrastructure into communications networks has spoken of the Internet of Things' potential to help boost 'microgeneration' of energy. 14/06/2017
  • ThinkFM: FM will have impact on changing planetFacilities managers will need to embrace new technologies in order to have a positive impact on the workplace in the face of climate change, according to Dr Paul Toyne at last week's ThinkFM conference in London. 12/06/2017
  • Think Tank: Office density/effectiveness in 2017How is the relationship between workspace density and employee effectiveness playing out in your organisation? 09/06/2017
  • HSE updates guidance on assessing Legionella contaminationThe Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has updated its position on procedures to identify and confirm the presence and count of Legionella in water samples. 08/06/2017
  • Landlords urged to boost energy efficiency of propertiesProperty landlords have to find ways to improve energy efficiency of their properties by 1 April next year otherwise they may be unable to let their less energy-efficient properties and could incur penalties of up to £150,000. 07/06/2017
  • Report calls for Legionella training to combat maintenance failingsAlthough Legionella is preventable, there are nearly 6,000 cases a year across Europe, including around 350 in England and Wales, with bacteria commonly manifesting themselves in poorly maintained air conditioning and water systems. 07/06/2017
  • Ensuring inclusive accessMaintaining full accessibility for all building users demands constant vigilance, so that any improvements introduced for disabled people do not decline progressively through a lack of attention to accessibility when buildings are redecorated or refitted, says BIFM's Good Practice Guide to Inclusive Access. 06/06/2017
  • Building independenceCompliance with the law on workplace accessibility doesn't begin and end with ramps and dedicated loos there are usability and maintenance issues that go way beyond these that are being widely neglected, says Nick Martindale. 06/06/2017
  • Introducing inclusive designInclusive design is the responsibility of everyone who works in the built environment, but facilities managers have a particularly important role in ensuring accessibility for all workers. Eddy Finch reports. 05/06/2017
  • BIFM issues revised guidance on space planning and managementUpdated guidance to help in-house FM teams understand what is involved in managing and changing space has been published by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). 02/06/2017
  • JLL assesses challenges for real estate industry for next 20 yearsJLL UK has identified seven trends that will influence real estate, infrastructure and cities around the world over the next two decades as a part of the firm's real estate campaign. 01/06/2017
  • Access all areasDespite legislation designed to prevent inaccessible buildings, the FM function could do better at procuring disability-smart solutions for end-users. Poor communication of disability awareness planning and procurement plays its part. By Adam Leach. 01/06/2017
  • ISS signs up to drive to tackle UK's food wasteISS Facility Services UK has signed up to the 10-year Courtauld Commitment 2025, a voluntary agreement that brings together organisations across the food system from producer to consumer to make food and drink production and consumption more sustainable. 30/05/2017
  • Apleona HSG launches first specialist services start-upApleona HSG has launched a car park management division in what the company says will be the first of several specialist service divisions. 26/05/2017
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