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New Head of FM appointed

Published: 15 Jan 18     Category: People
Lisa Hofen has been appointed Head of Strategic FM, after having acted up in the role since the departure of Liz Kitchener in late autumn.

Topping-out ceremony for diabetes research centre

Published: 20 Dec 17     Category: Buildings
A recent ceremony marked the completion of the basic structure of the newest major addition to the University of Oxford estate, which will hold commercialisation facilities and an innovative collaborative research centre aimed at transforming diabetes treatments.

Christmas Closure Notice

Published: 18 Dec 17     Category: Other Top Stories
We would like to advise and remind our customers of the service cover arrangements that will be in place during the University’s closure period from Friday 22 December to Tuesday 2 January inclusive.

Apprentice Awards for Jordan and Lewis

Published: 08 Dec 17     Category: People
Two Estates Services apprentices triumphed in the Oxford Apprentice Awards, announced yesterday at a ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre.

New sites set to move onto new catering contract

Published: 07 Dec 17     Category: Facilities Management
Three new cafes around Old Road Campus will move onto the central catering contract with Compass on 18 December – the Big Data Institute, the Richard Doll Building and the Old Road Campus Research Building.

Teaching begins in modular buildings

Published: 29 Nov 17     Category: Buildings
The first students are now being taught in the modular buildings recently installed on the sports field near the University Club, with Biochemistry undergraduates receiving instruction in the specialist teaching labs there.

University shortlisted for two CIBSE awards

Published: 28 Nov 17     Category: Events & Awards
The University of Oxford is celebrating being shortlisted for two 2018 Building Performance Awards from the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). The Carbon Reduction Programme is on the shortlist in the Facilities Management Team category, while the Blavatnik School of Government is in the running for the Project of the Year – Public Use award.

New Wytham Room exhibition set for launch at Museum of Natural History

Published: 21 Nov 17     Category: Events & Awards
The Wytham Woods team are preparing to launch a new exhibition at the end of the month, in the Wytham Room of the Museum of Natural History.

Apprentice Awards for Jordan and Lewis

Published: 20 Nov 17     Category: Facilities Management
Two Estates Services apprentices triumphed in the Oxford Apprentice Awards, announced yesterday at a ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre.

Estates Services launches customer survey

Published: 14 Nov 17     Category: Other Top Stories
Estates Services is conducting its annual survey of customer satisfaction.

 


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