Entries by 1st 4 Media

Highway drain lining drives up safety and puts brake on costs

Drain lining technology from Lanes Group plc is being used to rehabilitate highway drains while helping hard-pressed maintenance budgets stretch further. Highway chiefs are switching from excavating and replacing defective drains to lining them because the no-dig approach is proving safer and less costly. Effective maintenance of roadside drainage is a key priority for highway […]

Survey explores connection between workplace wellbeing and productivity in warehouse sector

A survey of managers and business owners working within the UK warehouse sector aims to establish a firm connection between workplace wellbeing and productivity.  Undertaken by leading lighting maintenance provider, Greenlite Group, the survey, which will take place during February and March 2019, seeks to establish a link between quality, modern lighting and the health and wellbeing of […]

Manage your multi-tenanted buildings more efficiently in 2019

Managing multi-waste streams for multi-tenanted commercial and office buildings can be a nightmare, often leading to incorrect waste procedures and unnecessary admin costs. It is recognised that the fairest way to manage waste in multi-stream environments is to charge for waste according to the amount and type produced by individual tenants, colloquially known as ‘pay […]

Beautiful Open Plan Recycling has arrived in the UK

Method have redesigned recycling to make your facility even more effective. The makers of an award-winning visible, flexible and beautiful recycling solution found in large facilities globally. Including, the Sydney Cricket Ground, Quantas, Canva and a thought-leading facility in New York. Moving into the United Kingdom they have already worked with leading architecture firm Foster […]

Performance and innovation marks Year One of rail FM contract

Lanes Rail has completed more than 30,000 repairs and introduced multiple innovations to improve efficiency, safety, and cost control in the first year of a major new maintenance contract for London Underground. The five-year 1 FM contract, which went live in June 2017, covers all building maintenance work along underground lines, and at depots, train […]

Beyond Expectations: Bam Ritchies and Cassella

The collective movement for solving issues surrounding work related ill health continues to gain momentum, highlighted in the HSE Help GB Work Well Scheme calling for “greater awareness of the harm, costs and preventability of the issue” which should “drive collective action to improve health outcomes”. In an effort to raise awareness of dangerous substances […]

Casella announces new solar panel option with Guardian2

Casella demonstrates its commitment to reducing environmental risks with the new solar panel and battery power options available with the Guardian2 – the small form factor, multi-agent total environmental monitoring system. The Guardian2 makes capturing construction dust and noise data easier than ever before. It allows simultaneous monitoring and reporting of noise, dust and vibration […]

Peoplesafe Unveil The World’s Smallest Personal Safety Alarm – ‘MICROSOS’ At Safety And Health Expo 2018

Peoplesafe have unveiled the World’s smallest and lightest personal safety device – MicroSOS, at this year’s Safety and Health Expo, held at London’s Excel between 19th to 21st June 2018. Exclusively developed by Peoplesafe, the MicroSOS includes the latest A-GPS, GSM and Man-down technologies, in a design the size of a USB stick. The device is also fully dust […]

An exceptional programme of speakers, features, suppliers and seminars announced for Facilities Show 2018 – championing the industry

Join the largest event in the FM calendar this June in London The largest event in the FM calendar will commence in less than 2 months. From 19 June, FM professionals from across the globe will descend on ExCeL London, looking to identify new suppliers and source the latest innovative solutions to address project requirements. […]