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FM market development: An ANZ perspective

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Research in an ISS white paper titled ‘Perspectives on the FM market development’ found that the Worldwide FM outsourcing market is expected to grow from US$959 billion in 2012 to US$1.3 trillion by 2018, with growth evident across global markets from North America and Europe to Latin America and Asia Pacific. This demand is now coming… Read more »

Corrosion and prevention conference in Adelaide 15-18 November

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Corrosion has a major economic impact on industry and the wider community. How to manage this corrosion is a challenge for owners and managers of assets ranging from suburban industrial units through to oil and gas production platforms. In order to promote a better understanding of corrosion, the Australasian Corrosion Association (ACA) will host the Corrosion… Read more »

Using technology to empower field technicians

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The speed of technological change continues to gather pace, delivering substantial advantages to companies that embrace this unstoppable business dynamic. It’s important to acknowledge that businesses that have a commitment to embedding new technologies in their operations benefit from efficiency gains and heightened competitive advantage.

New magazine: Corporate Waste Solutions launching in March 2016

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A new bi-monthly magazine scheduled for its print launch in March 2016, Corporate Waste Solutions (CWS) will be the only trade magazine in Australia to offer solutions-based information to a customer-centric readership. It will cover a broad mix of topics and themes, including hard waste and waste water management, recycling and sustainability issues. CWS is dedicated to providing… Read more »

Research-led design a practical approach to aged care facilities

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The word ‘institution’ conjures up many associations in aged care – most of them negative. However, institutions such as universities, student housing and science research organisations have many things in common with the aged care sector, and share similar challenges. Although they are usually run like businesses, it is the human values and a research-led… Read more »

10 tips to optimise electrical switchgear equipment

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Switchgear often fails because it has degraded into unsatisfactory condition prematurely. Performing proper maintenance can reduce the risk of unplanned downtime and extend the useful life of electrical equipment. This report presents 10 practical tips to optimise the performance and therefore enhance the reliability of electrical switchgear equipment.

C&W’s Caroline Fitzwater gives her view of FM

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FM magazine speak to Cushman & Wakefield’s general manager, Local & State Government, on the changes in the industry, how she’s adapted and the challenges and opportunities available to her.