To mark Armed Forces Week 2022 Sodexo has announced the opening of a new dining facility at the Army Training Regiment in Winchester with a brand new offer, JRD by Kitchen Works Co. Specifically developed to improve the lived experience and meet the changing needs of service personnel the new offer delivers a modern, high-quality, attractive and value-for-money mess solution and aligned to the Army EATS programme.
The British Property Federation (BPF) has launched its Net Zero Pledge – an industry-wide initiative to cut carbon emissions across the whole of the property sector.
The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has given its wholehearted support to a hard-hitting government commissioned report calling for buildings to be made more infection resilient through the imposition of higher ventilation standards.
Sodexo Healthcare celebrates its thousands of colleagues across Estates and Facilities Management as the first national day aimed at recognising the vital work they do starts.
On the fifth anniversary of the Grenfell fire tragedy that claimed 72 lives, Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) welcomes the announcement that cladding of the type used on Grenfell Tower is to be banned from use on any building in England. The Building etc. (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2022 outlaw the use of metal composite material panels with an unmodified polyethylene core (MCM PE) as part of an overhaul of the English building regulations and associated guidance that will come into effect on 1st December 2022. This extends the restriction introduced in 2018 on the use of combustible materials on the external walls of certain buildings over 18 metres.
● Perkins&Will appointed by Energy & Environment Alliance (EEA) to help reduce hospitality sector’s carbon footprint
● Partnership aims to define new BREEAM standards for the hospitality industry, BREEAM in Use Hospitality (BiUH)
● Refurbishment of hotels and restaurants major contributor to hospitality’s environmental impact
The London studio of global architecture and interior design firm Perkins&Will has been appointed by the Energy & Environment Alliance (EEA) to provide expertise on sustainable design practices for the interiors and architecture elements for the hospitality industry.