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Velway centralises property compliance across the National Care Group

Velway centralises property compliance across the National Care Group

24/10/2019

Velway is working with the National Care Group to centralise the management of their property-related compliance.   Evolving from managing the water and fire compliance, Velway now provides services for asbestos surveying and management, as well as ad-hoc maintenance on systems such as nurse calls.   National Care Group (NCG) is a leading provider of care and support services to vulnerable adults throughout the United Kingdom. They work closely with the people they support, their f...

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Velway enter exciting partnership with William Blake House

Velway enter exciting partnership with William Blake House

17/10/2019

Velway is delighted to announce that they have been awarded a contract to deliver full facilities management services to William Blake House.   Velway looks forward to working alongside the operations team helping to maintain the properties of this unique care provider.   William Blake House is a registered charity that has been providing residential care to young adults with learning and physical disabilities, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, since 2001.   Velway’s...

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Velway welcome a new Operations Director

Velway welcome a new Operations Director

12/08/2019

Velway have recently appointed Matthew Wilson CIWFM as their Operations Director. Matthew comes with a wealth of experience in facilities and property management having worked in the industry for over 8 years. Matthew started working on an FM helpdesk and has progressed successfully up through several company structures whilst achieving a Bachelor of Arts degree in facilities management. With experience in all sectors including commercial, care, residential and retail Velway identified Matthew...

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Velway appoint a new Managing Director

Velway appoint a new Managing Director

20/06/2019

Velway have recently appointed Robin Harris as Managing Director. Robin comes to Velway with over 15 years’ experience in facilities management and property solutions. Following a successful introduction to facilities management during his time on the HSBC contract within Mowlem Aqumen, Robin went on to work on the Nationwide Building Society account before moving to Carillion Estates, where he was a facilities manager delivering services across the national portfolio. Robin moved from C...

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Velway unleash a new Velway Property Management system but retain their excellence in customer service.

Velway unleash a new Velway Property Management system but retain their excellence in customer service.

20/06/2019

In May 2019, Velway introduced their new Property Management system. Built using several years of combined experience in Property Management and Workforce Management Systems and software, Velway’s system adopts state-of-the-art technology to ensure it provides a fully integrated Property Management solution; Managing everything from reactive work instructions, compliance and planned preventative maintenance to room bookings, consumable ordering and document control. Velway are proud of t...

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Velway support Bliss as a chosen charity

Velway support Bliss as a chosen charity

22/04/2019

Velway are delighted to have chosen Bliss as a chosen charity to support. Our Managing Director Robin Harris has supported Bliss since having a premature baby born at 25 weeks, weighing just 1lb 9oz, on Christmas Eve 2014. Robin presents nationally for Bliss in front of medical staff and experts about his experiences and how he coped with the 121 days his son spent in intensive and high dependency care. Robin’s son is now a healthy little boy and it’s a pleasure for Velway to supp...

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