Facilities Management News


Developing Communication in the Facilities Management Industry

The FM industry is facing not only huge changes, but huge problems. Communication is broken when it could and should be simple. It’s important to explore and analyse the key problems in order to move...
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Go East or Get Fat

13/12/2018 Catering
Workplace caterers and food producers need to adopt an Eastern approach to catering, seeing food as medicine, rather than simply as a source of sustenance. That was the message from speakers at a...

Sustainability: Staying Ahead of the Curve

The pressure is constantly ratcheting up on businesses to show they are sustainable and transparent organisations which treat environmental concerns with importance. We are reaching a stage where...
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People Power

Source: FMJ Mark Hazelwood, MD of Active Workspace Management, argues that digital tech isn’t just about making a building smart – it’s about making user interaction smarter too. The real and...
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ISO 45001 – What Does it Mean for your Company?

13/12/2018 Health & Safety
What is ISO 45001? ISO 45001 sets out to provide a robust and effective set of processes for improving work safety in global supply chains. ISO 45001 is the world’s first International Standard for...
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Construction Design Management for Facilities Managers

13/12/2018 FM Services
New laws are often written in an opaque, technical style, making it difficult to understand how potentially critical new legal requirements apply to facilities management. This Barbour Guide to...

FM Clinic: ISO 41011:2017 Facility management standard

04/10/2017 FM Services
The new ISO 41011:2017 Facility management standard is designed to ensure FM is viewed as a strategically important discipline in the management, operation and maintenance of the workplace. It was...