The Victorian government fined Spotless $180,000 for failing to meet cleaning standards in state schools.
Millennium Services Group named Darren Boyd as the company’s new CEO.
Commercial cleaning and facility services provider Academy Services was found guilty of breaching the Fair Work Act, after failing to offer employment to existing staff following a contract change in 2016.
GJK Facility Services settled its dispute over the rostering of annual leave for its cleaning staff at University of Tasmania sites over the Christmas period.
The Fair Work Ombudsman conducted surprise audits at AAMI Park in Melbourne, ANZ Stadium in Sydney and GIO Stadium in Canberra as part of a sham contracting investigation.
The Cleaning Accountability Framework (CAF) certification officially launched in March following a nationwide trial with commercial and retail properties.
OCS ANZ managing director shared an update on the facilities services company’s strategic turnaround.
Bioelektra Australia announced plans for a new waste processing facility in West Nowra, NSW, that will extend the landfill life of the Shoalhaven to more than 50 years.
ACT Education Minister announced Canberra’s public school cleaning would be brought in-house, less than two years after a major overhaul of the sector.
A major trial of a bundle of hospital cleaning practices in 11 Australian hospitals made significant reductions in healthcare-associated infections and demonstrated cost-benefits.
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