Finalisten European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2017 bekend

european_cleaning_hygiene_awards_winners-2016De finalisten van de European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2017 zijn bekendgemaakt. De awards zijn een erkenning voor de ‘standards of excellence’ in de Europese professionele schoonmaaksector. De winnaars zullen bekend worden tijdens het gala diner in het Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel in Rome op donderdag 9 november. Hierna het Engelstalige bericht van de organisatie European Cleaning Journal.

Service providers, manufacturers and distributors in the sector submitted over 140 entries. The judges have now selected their finalists in the 10 categories:

1. Best use of technology by contractors in their cleaning programmes
Sponsored by Diversey Care

BeSense and CSU
How Bouygues Energies & Services use SmartView Technology to Manage the Efficiency of Cleaning Contracts
How UVC Xenon light (XENEX GERM-ZAPPING ROBOTS Disinfection System), is used by CLECE in Hospitals to improve Cleaning Services Quality
Julius Rutherfoord & Co University of Wolverhampton and SmartTask

2. Commitment to and investment in training
Sponsored by Greenspeed

Birkin Services Cleaning Dry System
Julius Rutherfoord & Co
Markas Academy Project

3. Excellence in client/contractor partnerships

Birkin Services FBD and Derrycourt Cleaning Specialists Julius Rutherfoord & Co Youngflex: co creation by Albeda College and Gom Schoonhouden

4. Distributors – excellence in added value initiatives
Sponsored by Lucart

Eko Iniciativa by Valtex
ICE Smartcall
WE Italia SRL

5. Sustainability – best practice in implementing principles throughout the business

Sponsored by Werner & Mertz

City of Ghent: Sustainable cleaning from A to Z Going full circle
Greenspeed’s circular cleaning approach
Markas best practice for sustainability: the Montichiari Hospital project
Ökologische Gebäudereinigung, Piepenbrock

6. Workforce – excellence in employee relationships, diversity & inclusion, rewards programmes, etc.

Cleanology puts health, safety and wellbeing for its workforce at the top of its agenda
Julius Rutherfoord & Co
Markas Academy Project
Maximum Impact, Breedweer Facilitaire Diensten

7. Best initiative raising the profile and perception of the professional cleaning sector – locally or on a wider level

Partnership and Social Awareness, Tenterden Twilight Commercial Cleaning Awareness raising project: the hygiene hands game for children, the infection prevention starts from the beginning!
LIFE (Labour Intensive Facility Event) – ANIP Road Show
How BESA promotes the importance of the professional cleaning sector through its ventilation hygiene training and industry standard TR19

8. Groundbreaking technological innovation of the year Sponsored by ISSA/INTERCLEAN

BeSense, CSU
Malish Sonic Scrub
Tork PeakServe Continuous Hand Towel Dispensing System, Essity

9. Inspirational leader of the year
Sponsored by Truvox International

Avril McCarthy, Derrycourt Cleaning Specialists
Jan-Hein Hemke, Facilicom UK
Lorenzo Mattioli, ANIP
Paul Ashton, Birkin Services

10. Greatest individual contribution to driving up standards of excellence within a cleaning operation

Anna Sangaletti, Markas Avril McCarthy, Derrycourt Cleaning Specialists
Soo Bartholomew, Birkin Services

The final award of the evening is the Lifetime achievement award sponsored by Ceris Burns International. The winner of this prestigious award is selected by the judging panel and is not open to public nomination.

The awards, now in their second year, were launched by the European Cleaning Journal and are organised by EMG. Diversey Care is the event partner and Lucart is the silver sponsor for the 2017 awards. Other sponsors include Afidamp, Brightwell Dispensers, Nilfisk and Magris.

Op de foto de winnaars van de eerste editie van de European Cleaning Awards-verkiezing