facilities

Sodexo Earns International Recognition at Hobart and William Smith Colleges

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., September 16, 2019 /3BL Media/— Sodexo, a facilities management and a food services company committed to improving Quality of Life, partnered with Hobart and William Smith (HWS) Colleges to earn ISO 55001 certification  from the International Standards Organization (ISO) for its Asset Management Framework methodology for facilities.

The Productivity Equation

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by Cynthia Curtis, Senior Vice President, JLL  

The perception of the role of buildings is shifting to more of an enabler of creative, innovative work, of enhanced productivity. Core to that is the view through a sustainability lens. 

EHS for Low-Risk Facilities

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For low risk facilities such as offices, data centers, warehouses, labs and retail stores, employee health, safety and comfort are proven to increase productivity and job satisfaction. Antea Group’s RiskRight EHS is designed to reduce and proactively manage so your business can focus on what it does best. For more information, visit: us.anteagroup.com/riskright-ehs

Sustainability in Facility Operations 101: Establishing a Foundation For Continued Performance

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Antea Group consultant Steven Meun recently presented on sustainability for facility operations. The session walks you through the fundamentals of sustainability in the facility context, looks at the rationale for incorporating sustainability into your business, and examines some of the basics and first steps for tackling sustainability in water, waste, and energy.

Change a Light Bulb. Make a Difference.

Interview with Don Colvin, U.S. VP of facilities at FedEx Express
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Read a recent interview with Don Colvin, U.S. VP of facilities at FedEx Express, and hear what it takes to sustainably manage 52 million square feet of space. 

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Read a recent interview with Don Colvin, U.S. VP of facilities at FedEx Express, and hear what it takes to sustainably manage 52 million square feet of space. 

Kaiser Permanente to Pursue Minimum of LEED Gold for all New Major Projects

LEED Gold for Kaiser Permanente’s Westside Medical Center in Hillsboro, Ore. signals shift
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OAKLAND, Calif., May 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - As part of its ongoing commitment to create healthy communities, Kaiser Permanente today announced it will seek Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for new construction of hospitals, large medical offices and other major projects.

Workplace Trends Report: 12 Key Issues and Solutions for Business Leaders

Sodexo’s Report identifies leading marketplace indicators focusing key people- and community-centric workplace practices that create competitive advantage for organizations and value for employees
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Gaithersburg, Md., January 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ — Sodexo released its annual Workplace Trends Report today, noting among dozens of findings key trends such as 86 percent of Millennials entering the workforce now say they would consider leaving an employer whose values fell short of their expectations, clearly indicating that the emerging workforce is motivated by positive, people- and community-centric workplace practices and initiatives.

Cooling Towers 101: AT&T's Pilot Program Cuts Water Usage

AT&T teams up with Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) to Identify Water-Savings opportunities in building cooling.
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Within 20 years, demand for water is forecast to grow by 40 percent. Globally, the middle class is expected to more than double by the year 2030, putting an even greater strain on water resources. Businesses need to start planning for these trends today.

ARAMARK and SCA Launch Successful Environmental Internship Program

10 interns placed into a variety of ARAMARK jobs across country
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ARAMARK, the global professional services company based in Philadelphia, takes the approach that environmental stewardship should manifest itself in practical business practices.  As Rick Martella, VP for Corporate Affairs says:

“It’s important to create programs and solutions that can be brought to scale through replication, and therefore can generate substantive change from within our business model.”

Sodexo and Kent Denver School Unveil First LEED Platinum Dining Facility Worldwide

First-of-its-Kind Dining Facility Uses 50 Percent Less Energy and Water Than Standard Building
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Gaithersburg, MD - April 12, 2011 - Sodexo, Inc., world leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions, and the Kent Denver school, a college-preparatory day school in Englewood, Colo., unveiled today the first LEED Platinum free-standing dining facility in the world.

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