What is Facilities Management?
Facilities management is the maintenance of an organisations building and equipment. The International Facilities Management Association (IFMA) describe it as “a profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality, comfort, safety and efficiency of the built environment” so put simply imagine your facility – the building itself and everything inside as a single entity. Facilities […]
How to Organise Your Businesses Facilities Management Across Multiple Business Locations
As your business begins to become more successful and starts to grow, you may find that in order to keep up with the growing demand, you need to hire more staff and open more facilities across multiple locations. Whilst this is without a doubt something to be celebrated, you might discover that your ability to […]
What Are the Compliance Maintenance Regulation changes in 2018?
Every year, several pieces of legislation are introduced to update current business health and safety laws. This is to ensure the continued safety and wellbeing of all employees, as well as taking into account current environmental standards. However, as you are probably more than aware, keeping up-to-date with all business regulations and compliance can be […]
Facilities Management for Large Business Owners
For any successful, growing business there comes a point where you have to reassess your facility management plans. What may have been a small, one-facility company has grown and grown, and now has multi locations and a large workforce. Whilst this is a triumph for any business owner, the scale and complexity of ensuring your […]
What Are The Best Times of Year to Perform Planned Maintenance Tasks?
In order for a business to run smoothly, it is important that, as a business owner, you look at the bigger picture, not just the day to day minutiae of running a company. The same is true when it comes to the maintenance of your facility. Incorporating a comprehensive planned maintenance schedule which ensures that […]