Five FM trends that will save you time in 2024

In this article, experts from TAP, a leading property management software company, share five current key trends that can speed up your work and improve outcomes in 2024 and beyond… Improving efficiency through automation in Facilities Management For Facilities Managers, leveraging technology to enhance efficiency remains pivotal—an evolution that doesn’t mean relinquishing control to robots […]

Renewables drove global power additions in 2021

Renewable Energy

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) says renewable energy continued to grow and gain momentum despite global uncertainties. By the end of 2021, global renewable generation capacity amounted to 3,064 Gigawatt (GW), increasing the stock of renewable power by 9.1 per cent. Although hydropower accounted for the largest share of the global total renewable generation […]

M&A activity drives EMEA corporate real estate market to new highs

Corporate real estate sales across EMEA leapt above EUR 29 billion for the first time on record last year – buoyed by frenetic levels of merger and acquisition activity and the increasing demand for industrial and logistic portfolios. The latest issue of JLL’s annual – ‘Raising Capital from Corporate Real Estate’ report – reveals 2021 […]

5 Minutes With… Bayer Environmental Science’s Gary Nicholas

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series we spoke to Gary Nicholas, UK & IE Sales Manager (DPM) at Bayer Environmental Science, about Digital Pest Management, the role data & analytics can play in controlling pests and the rewarding nature of working with the facilities management community… Tell us about your […]

Impact of COVID to push FM market to $1.62 trillion by 2027

The global facilities management market is projected to reach $1.62 trillion by 2027, driven by technological advances and the impact of COVID. According to a report published by Fortune Business Insights, Facility Management Market Size, Share & COVID-19 Impact Analysis, the market was worth $1.24 trillion in 2019 and will experience a CAGR of 4% […]

5 Minutes With… Lina Bubulyte, Head of Operations at Principled Storage

In a wide ranging interview Lina Bubulyte, Head of Operations at Principled Storage, discusses how the Hertfordshire-based company is tackling the data storage needs of UK businesses with RFID technology, the challenges posed by COVID-19 and the potential for 5G to shake up the market… Tell us about your company, products and services. Principled Storage is […]

Commercial property yields climb in 1H19 – Savills

Property specialist Savills’ latest Market in Minutes report has indicated that the UK’s average all-property yield has reached its highest level since November 2016 at 4.90 per cent. Yields rose a quarter point across retail warehousing and leisure assets through July 2019. The report also revealed that while investors are becoming increasingly active studiers of […]

CENTRICA REPORT: Future-Proofing Your Company’s Energy Needs

By Centrica Every business relies on energy for critical tasks – but with this dependence comes risk. As organisations seek to become more sustainable, it’s vital to plan not only for short-term energy needs, but also for long-term energy security. Increasingly, businesses that are digitalising processes are becoming ever more dependent on power to run […]

Healthcare FM demand to hit $515.31bn by 2024

The global healthcare facilities management market is set for rapid growth, with a CAGR of 13.6% over the next five years. That’s according to a new report from Zion Market Research, which says technological innovation in the sector, combined with increased demand from emerging markets, is driving the sector forward. The research says North America […]

IRENA reveals latest renewable energy data

Companies in 75 countries actively sourced 465 terawatt hours (TWh) of renewable energy in 2017, an amount close to the overall electricity demand of France, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). With the continued decline in the costs of renewables, the report suggests, corporate demand will continue to increase […]