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Facilities recycling redesigned by Method

Method have redesigned recycling to make your space even more effective. They are the makers of visible, flexible and beautiful recycling bins, found globally in large facilities such as the Sydney Cricket Ground, the University of Melbourne, the Bank of New Zealand, and more. Co-founders Steven and India Korner spent three years mastering Method’s award-winning products and recyclable packaging –…

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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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Drowned in data or the path to productivity?

Digitisation isn’t always the path to greater productivity, but Winter Gritting and Grounds Maintenance specialists GRITIT argue that keeping things human-centric is the key to successful evolution. Evolution teaches us that all businesses need to adapt to survive. This is considered a self-evident truth, but it’s easy to forget that evolution is also the story of many, many failed attempts.…

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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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Energy efficient make-up air should be on everyone’s menu

An increasing number of commercial buildings require improved ventilation – often to create a cleaner atmosphere that meets health and safety and COSHH requirements, or simply to provide a more comfortable environment for employees. Danny Packham European product Manager – Warm Air and radiant for Nortek Global HVAC UK Ltd explains the developments in make-up air heating solutions to meet…

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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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UPS systems boost Mercury Recycling

Leading Lamp and Battery recycler Mercury Recycling has seen a substantial rise in the volume of batteries collected and treated at its Trafford Park facility in Manchester over the last 3 years. Payments made to Facilities Management and Electrical Maintenance companies for Lead based batteries and Uninterruptible Power Systems have also increased significantly more recently. Over the last 12 months…

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Experts from BIFM, Integral UK, Herman Miller, Key FM, Atalian Servest FM, Sodexo and more confirmed to speak at Facilities Scotland

Building a Scottish FM Powerhouse Facilities Scotland, the only event dedicated to the Scottish FM and workplace industry, has announced a host of senior leaders from the UK’s FM and workplace industry who will be taking part in the Facilities Scotland conference programme when the show returns to the SEC, Glasgow on the 12 – 13 September 2018. The programme will…

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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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