Only 1 in 6 firms ‘fully ready’ for impending BIM Level 2…

Last week it was revealed that fewer than one in six firms (16%) in the building services sector are ‘fully ready’ to use the upcoming Building Information Modelling (BIM) on projects, according to new survey findings from the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA). With the government deadline for the mandatory use of ‘BIM Level 2’ in […]

Cleaners are no longer ‘the invisible workforce’ thanks to new campaign

An industry-led taskforce set up by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has launched a campaign to improve working conditions in the cleaning industry. The campaign was launched following the publication of a report this August –‘The Invisible Workforce: employment practices in the cleaning sector’. This set out its findings on employment practices in […]

Latest report suggests good opportunity for growth, post recession

The corporate FM sector will continue to grow over the next few years, according to a new report released this week. AMA Research released ‘Facilities Management Outsourcing –Corporate Sector Report – UK 2015-2019’ which analysed market activity within the corporate sector from 2009 to 2015, including forecasts to 2019. The overall outlook seems good, despite […]