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Script&Go

Groupe Lamotte reviews 5 years implementation of BatiScript

Groupe Lamotte discusses 5 years use of BatiScript, the intuitive defect management solution for property site management, by Script&Go Founded in 1955, Groupe Lamotte is a French real estate developer with a strong regional presence in South West France and with headquarters in Rennes. It is a longstanding client of Script&Go. Since...
Mick George

New Facilities Management Operations Manager at Mick George Ltd

Mick George Facilities Management introduces it's new Operations Manager, Angus Wilmot, taking the business forward with his previous experience.
About Access

About Access – Look after the dogs, and spare a thought for the owners

Ian Streets from About Access discusses tackling disability issues and how the simplest ideas can be the most helpful in varying situations.
Heras

How Perimeter Security can mitigate risk to people, premises and assets

Heras UK discuss how perimeter security is an important factor in mitigating risk by deterring, delaying and detecting unwanted intrusion.
Heras

Geoquip gains approval for Perimeter Intrusion Detection Systems

Heras UK discuss the approval of the Vision HS and Micralert HS Perimeter Intrusion Detection Systems from Geoquip by CPNI CAPSS.
Heras

Heras welcomes Darfen to the family

Heras UK discuss the inclusion of Darfen Durafencing into their brand in order to deliver a greater nationwide service for perimeter protection.
Heras

Taking a holistic approach to Perimeter Protection

Heras UK discuss perimeter protection, focusing on the defence of critical national infrastructure from terrorism, espionage and other hostile activity.
Heras

Growing importance of cyber protection of Critical National Infrastructure

Heras UK discuss the how protection of National Infrastructure requires the amalgamation of both physical barriers and cyber protection.
AET Flexible Space

Underfloor Air Conditioning Fit-out at Hanover Street

The underfloor air conditioning specialists, AET Flexible Space, discuss one of their latest installations on behalf of Quadreal
Heras

The Safeglide 2 – an improved sliding gate

In 2016 Heras decided to improve their existing sliding gate with the Safeglide 2 so that it would not only be one of the safest on the market, but also would be easy to install, and extremely reliable giving end users many years of trouble free operation. With the new...
Secured by Design - Crime prevention

Secured by Design and compartmentation into manageable areas

In this article, Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative, looks at the importance of compartmentation, which is the subdivision of larger developments of multiple flats, bedsits or bedrooms into manageable areas for the protection of the building’s residents
Argyll Environmental

High-Waters, Helicopters and Hindsight: Do You Know Your Flood Risk?

Stephanie Kerr of Argyll Environmental discuss flood risk and flood planning, as well as looking in detail at flood risk on farm land.
Argyll Environmental

Flood Risk and Flood Control – What Do You Need to Consider?

Flood risk and control is something that should be considered by everybody. Chris Loaring, Head of Consultancy at Argyll discusses the situation and available resistance and resilience measures
Secured by Design - Crime prevention

Secured By Design’s future – 30 years of crime prevention

After nearly 30 years of encouraging crime prevention techniques in both the landscaping of new developments and the physical security of buildings, Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative, is poised to provide a wider range of initiatives than ever before to keep people safe.
Mick George

Recruitment Opportunities at DRBS East Ltd

Mick George Ltd discuss acquiring of DRBS East Ltd and their new recruitment drive in the field of property maintenance and insurance
About Access

About Access Ltd – Common sense will help you think outside the box-ticking

About Access Ltd discuss how common sense will help you think outside of box-ticking and help with accessibility for an inclusive world
Mick George

Mick George Ltd form partnership with local estate agent, Lovett Sales & Lettings

Mick George Ltd has been appointed as a preferred maintenance partner for Lovett Sales & Lettings to provide planned and reactive maintenance works across their portfolio of managed properties. St. Neots based, Lovett Sales & Lettings has established itself as a leader in managing privately owned property for over 35...
About Access

Design of doors starts with common sense

Ian Streets of About Access discusses the design of doors and their role in accessibility and safety, something often overlooked. We’ve seen all sorts of issues with doors. Probably the most ridiculous is the one with the fire door propped open by an extinguisher. There are other obvious problems, such as...
Mick George

Facilities Management – Your business, is our business!

Mick George’s Facilities Management Service do it all, on projects of all sizes, supported by the natural benefits and assurance that a reputable brand offers. When businesses purchase a commercial property, whether that be an office, warehouse or retail environment, although with a certain degree of resent, it is generally...
Aquobex

Speaking in tongues – Deciphering the language of flood resilience for architects

Aquobex discuss the terminology and technical jargon of flood resilience to make things clear Most industries and professions are guilty talking jargon; it makes communication easier among those in the know but jargon can often isolate or shut out those who don’t quite understand it and the field of flood...
Aquobex

Temporary Flood Barriers

Aquobex have the two fastest and safest (to deploy) temporary flood barriers in the world, amongst a portfolio that aims to address a wide variety of community wide flood scenarios. Our range of temporary flood barriers include Rapidam – a PVC coated fabric barrier, K50 – a metal barrier, EcoDam...
Aquobex

Testing of flood resilient solutions

Aquobex discuss their testing of flood resilient solutions, developing testing protocols in order to asses varying approaches to flooding The flood protection industry is growing rapidly and is being pushed forward by both national policy and market forces. However, the danger of this fast pace of growth is that it...
Mick George

Online Trade Account – The first rule of Trade Club

Mick George's Online Trade Account is updating the previous Credit Account, coming with added benefits including exclusive deals Things are changing with the new Mick George Online Trade Account.  Historically, a Mick George ‘Credit Account’ meant that savings and credit terms could be achieved on the business’s core services, most notably...
Mick George

Networx – a new initiative for self-starters and existing businesses

Mick George's ‘Networx’ programme is an exciting initiative for self-starters or existing businesses looking to expand, utilising an affiliate type scheme In a modern era, one of the common phrases often banded about is that of a ‘work-life balance’, and recent employment figures suggest that such desirability’s are now being...
Beco WALLFORM

Beco WALLFORM: Building Better – Must Do, Can Do

Beco WALLFORM discuss the growing need for housing and how the UK building industry can overcome the pressures of demand We do have the technology, the materials and the resources to meet the growing demand for more housing.   More houses built to better standards – Passivhaus standards even – all using...
Mick George

Acton Gardens development set for demolition works

Mick George Ltd discuss the demolition works in a bid to deliver 246 new homes in a redevelopment scheme Progress on the award-winning Acton Gardens development in West London is steaming ahead, with Construction now underway across Phase 7.1 of the £600m project, which is a joint venture between Countryside Properties and...

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