Chubb’s Iconic Fire Extinguisher Balloon Ready for Take-Off Celebrating 200 years of service

Chubb Fire & Security Limited’s distinctive, extinguisher-shaped hot air balloon took to the skies this summer, appearing at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta on Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th August. Chubb is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). This year is the 40th anniversary of the event, featuring over 130 hot air balloons from across the…

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Gainsborough to showcase ultra-efficient and infection controlling assisted baths at Healthcare Estates 2018

Part of the Gainsborough Healthcare Group, Gainsborough Specialist Bathing is a proven specialist in the care sector and will be showcasing its ultra-efficient, infection-controlling Gentona and specialist bariatric Coriel baths at Healthcare Estates. Healthcare Estates, stand E57, 9-10 October 2018, Manchester Central. The Gentona delivers utmost safety, dignity and well-being for semi-ambulant bathers through powered variable height and a bather…

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Buyers of bin liners can now be certain ‘what’s on the box is what’s in the box’

Bin liners incorporated into CHSA’s Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Sacks Buyers of plastic bin liners can now look for the CHSA Accreditation Scheme logo to be certain ‘what’s on the box is what’s in the box’. The Accreditation Scheme for Plastic Refuse Sacks has been expanded to include these products. Mike Stubbs, Chairman of the Panel governing the CHSA Accreditation…

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Plan for change: the message at the CHSA’s House of Commons event

‘Plan for change’ was the message from Jon Purdy, EMEA Director of Customer Experience at Kimberly-Clark, and Lord Jon Mendelsohn, formerly Labour’s business and international trade spokesperson in the House of Lords, at the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) prestigious House of Commons event. Stephen Kerr MP, who prior to entering Parliament in 2017 was EMEA Sales Operations Leader…

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GRITIT celebrates national public sector Framework status

>Award winning firm GRITIT has secured a valuable public sector framework award for the provision of Winter Gritting, Snow Clearance and Grounds Maintenance services. Following a competitive tender process, GRITIT has been awarded a place on the YPO 827 Winter Maintenance Products and Services Framework for Lot 4 – Winter Gritting, Snow Clearance and Grounds Maintenance Services. YPO is a…

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Nortech’s TRANSIT Ultimate is best fit for demanding access control applications

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech is now offering a robust long-range reader based on semi active RFID technology, which enables automatic vehicle identification at distances of up to 10 metres and speeds of up to 125 mph. The TRANSIT Ultimate from Nedap is a high-end reader and is designed to perform well in both high security applications and demanding vehicular…

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FAB&FIX RANGE PROVES BEAUTY IS MORE THAN SKIN DEEP

ERA’s Fab&Fix range proves that beauty is more than skin deep by combining an attractive range of matching door and window hardware with an unrivalled level of strength and durability thanks to the range’s unique Hardex coating. Decorative hardware adds the finishing touch to door and window projects in homes and workplaces and can make or break the overall look…

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CH&CO’s management systems declared ‘first class’ as it retains its IMS accreditations

CH&CO has successfully retained its business certifications in quality management, environmental standards, energy management and health and safety. The independent catering business holds ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications. The auditor was very impressed with how CH&CO’s operational practices comply with its management systems.  His report confirmed that the audit objectives were fully satisfied, and that CH&CO’s integrated…

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Zehnder Group UK opens doors of new Specification Centre in London

Leading indoor climate solutions provider, Zehnder Group UK Ltd, announces the launch of its new Specification Centre incorporating the Bisque showroom in Islington’s prestigious Business Design Centre (BDC). The centre caters for consultants, architects and interior designers, showcasing Zehnder’s range of indoor climate solutions including radiant heating and cooling products, comfort ventilation systems and radiators. The site is an ideal…

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Four reasons why businesses and facility management organisations should invest in visitor management software

Security, professionalism and organisation are of paramount importance when running or working in a business. Ian Forster, Sales Director at Adare SEC, discusses how high-quality software can be the difference for organisations when it comes to keeping track and giving off the right impression for new and existing clients.  It’s critical for business owners and employees to feel safe and…

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