VINCI Facilities and VINCI Construction UK accelerated the group’s drive towards its target of a 40 per cent reduction in carbon emissions with the delivery last week of its first set of Polestar 2s cars for its team.
Amolak Dhariwal, vice-president of finance at Sodexo’s global supply management and service operations division, has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to business.
Facilities managers are "agents for change" and are in unique positions to tackle the dangers to global biodiversity through the infrastructure they manage, according to Arctic explorer and ocean conservationist Pen Hadow.
The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management has welcomed the government's new social value model and procurement guidance that was published last week, saying it will "drive up" procurement standards.
Businesses seeking to win government contracts will have to set out how they will also deliver social value priorities - including Covid-19 recovery measures, according to measures announced this week.