BIFM Awards 2015

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Winners in the 2015 BIFM Awards were announced on 12 October, and were:


The individuals, teams and organisations who invest in their people, who lead, are cutting edge and drive improvements.

Facilities Manager of the Year
> Winner: Alan Russell, London Heathrow Airport Ltd
> Highly Commended: Diane Thorpe, Hearst Magazines UK

FM Team of the Year
> Winner: Nationwide & Carillion plc
> Highly Commended: JLL Integrated Facilities Management - JLL EIMEA Team

Learning and Career Development
> Winner: McFarlane Telfer
> Highly Commended: London Heathrow Airport Ltd - Learning and Development from School to Retirement
> Highly Commended: Mitie Client Services

Rising Talent in Facilities Management
> Winner: Tanya Horscroft (née. Brick), Capita
> Highly Commended: Andy John, Amey

Lifetime Achievement
> Winner: Martin Pickard


Recognising innovative facilities management technology, systems, products and services, and the benefits they bring from cost-savings to enhanced interaction.

Innovation in Technology and Systems
> Winner: NG Bailey powered by Elutions - Giving Morrisons a Rare Energy Solution
> Highly Commended: Cofely with Synoptic Technologies - Uncovering Sustainable & Innovative Technologies

New Product or Service of the Year
> Winner: Skanska - Waste Management Service


Demonstrating the real tangible impact good FM brings to business, the environment and society.

Brand Impact (new category for 2015)
> Winner: Sodexo UK&I - Sodexo Brand Ambassador Programme
> Highly Commended: intu RS - The creation of intu Retail Services

Impact on Customer Experience
> Winner: Heathrow Airport Limited - Terminal 2 Engineering and Facilities
> Highly Commended: Carillion - The Customer Experience Centre
> Highly Commended: King’s College London - Fit For King’s

Impact on Sustainability
> Winner: The NEC - Our Sustainability Journey
> Highly Commended: British Land and Broadgate Estates - Sustainability Achievements 2009 to 2015 - Energy Reduction and Community Engagement
> Highly Commended: The Royal Bank of Scotland - Innovation and Partnerships for Business and Environment

Impact on the Workplace
> Winner: Airbus UK - Future Filton
> Highly Commended: Halfords Ltd – The Drive to Engage

Societal Impact
> Winner: Cofely & North East Lincolnshire Council - North East Lincolnshire Regeneration Partnership
> Highly Commended: Robertson Facilities Management - Robertson Communities