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BSI revises fire safety standard for commercial buildings

BSI, the business standards company, has revised BS 9999:2017 Fire safety in the design, management and use of buildings – Code of practice. The revised standard is intended to provide good practice to safeguard the lives of building occupants and ...

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14forty receives collaborative partnership standard certification

Compass Group UK & Ireland’s integrated facilities management business, 14forty, has been certified with the BS 11000 Collaborative Partnership certification. Awarded by international business standards company BSI, the certification highlights an individual business’ ability to create a joint vision and objectives ...

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Advanced recognised by BSI for 10 years of standards excellence in fire systems

Global fire systems leader Advanced is delighted to announce that it has received an award from BSI, the business standards company, for 10 years of standards excellence in fire systems. The award recognises Advanced’s role in driving higher standards in ...

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New BS ISO 27500 Standard focuses on human wellbeing

Today (1 September) marks the formal launch of a new British and International Standard that prioritises employee well-being and safety. Developed with input from the British Standards Institution’s (BSI) ergonomics standards committee and co-authored by the committee’s Chair, Tom Stewart ...

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Skanska UK achieves Level 2 BIM verification

Skanska UK has become one of the first construction companies to achieve company-wide Level 2 BIM Capability verification, ahead of the government deadline for mandatory use of ‘BIM Level 2’ from April 2016 for new public sector contracts. The company achieved verification ...

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New standard helps FMs reduce the costs of owning and operating buildings

New guidance that enables facilities managers, quantity surveyors, clients and owner operators to run their operations effectively and helps them estimate the long term costs of owning and operating buildings has been published. The costs that are involved in maintaining ...

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BSI launches new Facility Information Management standard

Business standards company BSI, has recently launched a new standard to encourage best practice Facility Information Management (FIM). Sponsored by the UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), BS 8587 – Guide to Facility Information Management – is BSI’s ...

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