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Estates Services News published

Published: 20 Feb 18     Category: Other Top Stories
The latest issue of the termly customer newsletter Estates Services News has been published, and can be accessed online.

Update: Keble Gates to close temporarily

Published: 16 Feb 18     Category: Other Top Stories
Update: Due to unforeseen circumstances, work to the Keble Gates (between Parks Road and the University Parks) has been delayed, which will result in a longer closure than expected.

Public Consultation: proposed development of Osney Power Station

Published: 15 Feb 18     Category: Events & Awards
The University and Saïd Business School will be holding public consultation sessions on 2 and 3 March on proposals to redevelop Osney Power Station into a world-leading centre for executive education.

Security Services gains CCTV certification

Published: 15 Feb 18     Category: Events & Awards
The Security Services team has reached its goal of being certified under the government’s CCTV Code of Practice, designed to regulate the use of CCTV systems and to reassure the public that they are used in a proportionate way to protect their safety, not to spy on them.

Estates Services achieves full customer service accreditation

Published: 14 Feb 18     Category: Events & Awards
Estates Services has reached its long-standing goal of securing accreditation under the externally-assessed, government-led Customer Service Excellence framework.

University wins top prize at CIBSE Building Performance Awards

Published: 07 Feb 18     Category: Events & Awards
The University of Oxford has won two 2018 Building Performance Awards from the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). The awards recognise engineering excellence in the built environment, focusing on measured performance outcomes in low energy buildings, and pitched the University against the finest buildings and projects in the UK, not just those within the higher education sector.

Holywell Millstream Bridge re-opens

Published: 01 Feb 18     Category: Other Top Stories
The Holywell Millstream Bridge between the University Parks and Mesopotamia is once again open to the public after extensive refurbishment by Estates Services staff.

Security Services team sells 5,000th discounted bike lock

Published: 30 Jan 18     Category: People
The Security Services team is celebrating the sale of its 5,000th D-lock – a big milestone in its fight against cycle crime in Oxford.

New University hospitality menu launched

Published: 26 Jan 18     Category: Facilities Management
Compass, the University's preferred catering supplier, yesterday re-launched the menu on offer under its Occasions internal hospitality service, replacing the interim menu that has been in place since it started work under the University-wide catering contract in October.

January 2018 FM Newsletter

Published: 22 Jan 18     Category: Facilities Management


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