Join the entire facilities management profession at Facilities Show 2019

18-20 June 2019, ExCeL London Taking place at ExCeL London on 18-20 June, Facilities Show is the global hub for facilities and field service management professionals. It brings together the entire facilities management profession, showcases of thousands of innovative, cutting-edge facilities management solutions from more than 280 leading exhibitors, and gives you the chance to source and trial cost-effective solutions…

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Hilclare’s bespoke lighting solutions maximise energy savings

As companies look to improve the efficiency of their lighting by upgrading to energy saving LEDs, many are turning to Hilclare – one of the UK’s leading commercial lighting specialists – for a bespoke retrofit solution. From its manufacturing facility in Manchester, Hilclare has the engineering capability to supply bespoke and fully integrated luminaire and lighting solutions. The bespoke service…

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MODUL’UP T.E. – THE ADHESIVE FREE DAMP SUBFLOOR SOLUTION FROM FORBO

The problem of damp subfloors is a general issue in the market, yet the current flooring solutions available result in a long, complex and costly installation process. However, Forbo Flooring Systems has launched a new easy, economic and hassle-free solution which can be installed directly onto damp subfloors: Modul’Up T.E. Forbo launched its adhesive-free sheet vinyl collectionModul’up in 2018, but…

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TEAM Energy paves the way for accurate and transparent tenant billing with latest product launch

Energy management specialist TEAM has strengthened its software portfolio with the launch of its next generation Sigma Tenant Billing solution. The application enables organisations to accurately and efficiently apportion utility costs between tenants, cost centres or departments delivering transparent accountable billing. The flexible and reliable solution seamlessly integrates with existing energy management systems, delivering effective measurement and sophisticated bill calculation.…

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Don’t be floored by ventilation requirements

Inclusion of effective underfloor air distribution (UFAD) has been simplified as a result of innovations at Gilberts Blackpool. Historically, differences in floor system design has meant time and effort has been higher for the specification process, to ensure an accurate fit between floor pedestal and ventilation grille. Gilberts developed an innovative frame (Type 6) as the standard for its Series…

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Serunion signs up to Cloudfm’s pioneering FM service

Recognising the potential for unlocking additional value from their facilities management budget through the provider’s innovative approach, one of Spain’s leading contract caterers, Serunion, has signed a five-year deal worth €15m with FM industry trailblazer Cloudfm. The FM company’s cutting-edge technology platform, commitment to transparency and true partnership approach represents a step-change in service provision, and is considered the most…

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“This is your captain speaking” – can you hear me?

Located at the end of the Stansted Airport runway is a new College which opened in September 2018. A link was developed with Manchester Airport Group over a period of 5 years to secure the acre of land and get their buy-in for the proposed college. Money was raised through a joint venture to build the college; two £3.5million grants…

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Data Centre – Load Bank Testing

Challenge: To deliver a 2 x 2.2MVA load test for a data centre to ensure business continuity and resilience in the event of a load increase. Solution: P & I provided a full turnkey solution covering the load bank, cables, temporary generator set to power the load bank and engineers to set up and perform the test. P & I…

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Nowhere off limits for the off-road jet vac monster

A go-anywhere jet vac tanker designed for use by the military and United Nations relief teams is keeping sewers running smoothly in some of the remotest parts of central and southern England. The JHL recycling jet vac tanker is being used by drainage and water utility specialist Lanes Group plc to access remote sewers and culverts across difficult terrain on…

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Horbury secures fire safety upgrade for sheltered housing

Horbury Property Services, part of the Horbury Group, has been selected to provide fire safety services for over 55s accommodation managed by Sheffield-based Arches Housing. The contract involves Horbury Property Services providing fire door replacement and fire compartmentation upgrades, which will be completed within a four-week schedule, as part of enhancing fire safety for residents. Richard Sutton, General Manager at…

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