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BIFM updates recycling and waste management guide

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has published a revised edition of its ‘Good Practice Guide to Recycling and Waste Management’. The new guide, sponsored by Waste Cost Reduction Services (WCRS) explores the key drivers and principles behind recycling ...

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BIFM seeks stakeholder views on new FM Manager (Level 4) Apprenticeship

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) is calling on stakeholders from across the FM sector to take part in a consultation on a new FM Manager (Level 4) Apprenticeship Standard. Employers and suppliers to the FM sector are invited ...

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ThinkFM to address the impacts of technology on FM

The British Institute of Facilities Management’s (BIFM) seventh Think FM conference which will be taking place on 8 June 2017 will explore the impacts of technology on the facilities management sector. Titled ‘FM in a Connected World’ the conference is ...

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New cost benchmarking guidance note published by BIFM

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BIFM has published a free downloadable guidance note to help facilities managers highlight best practice and identify gaps in performance through operational cost benchmarking. Authored by Mike Packham, partner at Bernard Williams Associates, the guidance note looks to assist FMs in gaining a ...

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BIFM announces Stephen Roots as its next chairman

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Stephen Roots, divisional director FM and health and safety, AA Projects has been confirmed as the next chairman of the British Institute of Facilities Management. Roots, who is currently deputy chairman of BIFM, was elected to succeed current chairman, Julie ...

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All change at BIFM with new leadership

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Linda Hausmanis announced as Acting Chief Executive The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Board has today announced a change to the leadership team. In a statement, Julie Kortens, BIFM Chairman, stated: “After careful consideration, the BIFM Board and Ray ...

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FM survey reveals more emphasis needs to be placed on whole lifecycle costs in construction

More than 80 per cent of facilities management professionals believe more needs to be done to take whole lifecycle cost into account during the construction process, according to a new survey carried out by UK Construction Week in partnership with the ...

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BIFM publishes ‘Outsourcing Across Borders’ paper

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Outsourcing Across Borders is the key theme of the latest FM Leaders Forum to be released by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). Chair of The International SIG Steve Gladwin said: “It is evident that in an increasingly globalised ...

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When people think about apprenticeships the first thing that comes to mind is usually young people, just out of school or college taking their first steps toward learning a trade. Whilst that is often the case there are now plenty ...

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BIFM develops FM Supervisors apprenticeship

BIFM in collaboration with an employer Trailblazer group has created a new apprenticeship for FM Supervisors. The new apprenticeship aims to prepare an individual for managing a facilities management service, or a group of services, which can be labelled as ‘hard’ (estate/building ...

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