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Vertas cleans up with £2.9m Skanska deal

Vertas Group has agreed a contract to deliver an integrated soft facilities management services solution to five Essex schools built and operated by Skanska, until 31 December 2021. The contract will see Vertas providing Woodlands School, Castle View School, Cornelius Vermuyden ...

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Vertas buys majority stake in MMB Environmental

Vertas Group has acquired a majority stake in million-pound waste management and pest control business MMB Environmental. The purchase of the Warwickshire-based business comes as Vertas Group moves to become a Total Facilities Management (TFM) provider. MMB Environmental will be rebranded ...

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Axis awarded new deal with Old Spitalfields Market

Axis Group has strengthened its relationship with Old Spitalfields Market with the addition of a new, five-year contract to deliver cleaning and pest control services. The Group has been providing security on site since 2014. As part of the integrated solution, ...

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Labels to change for pest controlled related products

Following the United Nation’s (UN) Global Harmonisation System (GHS) of the classification and labelling of chemicals, pest control and other chemical products will undergo a number of changes to the labels that appear on the product packaging. In terms of timescales, ...

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Essential Flea Guide now available

Pest controllers can now get their hands on a free Flea Guide from Bayer. The guide contains the most up to date information on controlling fleas, from advice on detecting the pest, technical information on the flea life-cycle and its ...

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A new interactive project reveals how quickly rats breed if left unchecked

Rentokil, the experts in pest control, has revealed how a pair of rats could produce nearly half a billion descendants in just three years. The interactive project named ‘The Rise of The Rats’ from Rentokil.com visualises the rapid rate at ...

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Keep pest control and cleaning contracts separate – but staff must work together

People are often amazed at the variety of ways pests can end up inside premises. A mouse can get in through a gap the width of a pencil, cockroaches can be brought in on cardboard packaging, fleas may be picked ...

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Pest control

As the nights grow longer and we approach the colder months, the likelihood of a pest infestation will soar. Rats and mice are a cause for concern all year round, but as they will be looking for warmer and drier ...

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Mitie takes gutter cleaning to a new dimension

Mitie has announced the launch of its new gutter cleaning service – Space Vac, which uses an extendable Wi-Fi gutter camera and vacuum unit to help pest control technicians on bird pests and then remove any nest debris they leave behind ...

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Servest wins Imperial War Museums soft FM deal

Servest has been awarded a five-year contract with Imperial War Museums (IWM). Commencing 1 November 2016, Servest will provide soft services to the unique property portfolio: Imperial War Museum London, the Churchill War Rooms, HMS Belfast, Duxford and the iconic Libeskind ...

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