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Market insight: Public FM procurement hits £5bn in 2021

The UK government awarded 252 contracts relating to facilities management in the fourth quarter of 2021, worth a total of £445m.

This Month

What FM talent is looking for in 2022

It is clear for all to see that the recruitment market has been turned upside down over the past two years and candidate experience has changed significantly.

Workplace: the role of BIM and digital twins

Gary Watkins explains how businesses can leverage technology to make informed decisions about the workplace.

This Quarter

The i-FM News Review 2021

It's been another memorable year, at the risk of understating the challenges...and in some cases, the opportunities too.

Staying on top of sustainability this Christmas

It’s easy to forget our sustainability practices when winding down for the end of the year, but the festive period doesn’t need to have a big impact on the planet.

FM market outlook: 2023/25

As outsourcing picks up pace in the UK, FM providers can look forward to increased business opportunities in the mid-term.

How data can help decarbonise buildings

The world is at a tipping point for climate change. COP26 showed that governments cannot take on the fight alone.

FM market outlook: 2022

As the country strives to look beyond the shadows cast by the Covid-19, Baskar Sundaram offers some insights on the coming year.

Managing winter’s ‘triple threat’

Steve Rainbow explores how an effective building management system removes the age-old question of when to tinker with the thermostat.

A future for hybrid working

In July Wates Group launched its post-pandemic office concept at its head office in Leatherhead. John Cartwright shares insights and predictions for the future for commercial fit-out.

Managing the return to the office: the legal sector

Most law firms have outperformed expectations on fee income, despite the pandemic. What is less certain is the way the sector is embracing hybrid working.

Putting food waste front & centre at COP26

COP26 has been big news for weeks, but the TV screens didn’t do it justice. It was vast.

Tackling the recruitment challenge

In recent months ‘shortage’ has become a key theme in all sorts of conversations, whether that’s doing the weekly shopping, planning a building project or looking to recruit staff.

Salt is not necessarily magic

Though the full force of winter is still yet to be felt, there is a distinct chill in the air, especially during the night. As the seasons change, so do the priorities for facilities managers.

What you need to know about ISO 45003

More and more organisations are, rightly, investing more time and resources into the mental wellbeing of their employees.

The rise of the cobots

We have been pioneering autonomous cleaning for over a decade, and the last 18 months have proven to be a pivotable point in this journey for our industry.

Market insight: 292 public sector contracts in Q3

This is the third in a quarterly series of updates exclusively for i-FM from Tussell, the public sector procurement experts.

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