Are your cleaning contractors compliant ?

Barely a pass mark for contracting industry’s compliance in latest FWO scrutiny By alan on March 12, 2015 in Contracting Cleaning contractors face ongoing spot checks by the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) again this year as it tries to detect and deter deliberate non-compliance with federal workplace laws. Some 62 percent, or 356 of the 578 cleaning businesses scrutinised in the organisation’s latest ‘national campaign’, were found to be fully compliant with their workplace obligations.According to the 12 March press… Continue reading

The latest technology in floor safty: 3M launches anti-slip floor coating to improve floor safety

With slips trips and falls estimated to cost Australian businesses $8.7 billion each year, cleaning contractors and facility managers have welcomed the latest floor safety innovation from 3M Australia’s Commercial Solutions Division – 3M™ Safety-Walk™ Anti-slip Peelable Coating 3500. This water-based floor coating was developed in Australia to improve floor safety in high-risk, wet slip areas, such as entrance ways, service corridors and bathrooms . It is ideal for vinyl, ceramic, terrazzo and other hard floor surfaces used in commercial… Continue reading

Return to The Ice Age

Given all the press given to ‘Global Warming’ lately it’s a refreshing change to talk with a man whose sole business is to bring a cool change to Sydney business. Sam Hanna owner of Iceman Refrigeration claims that many of the operators in his industry have turned a cold shoulder toward the smaller end of town and are now focusing almost exclusively on major accounts. “We have our fair share of larger customers, but being a small businessperson myself, I… Continue reading

Waste Disposal at Wholesale Rates

After months of negotiations with some of Sydney’s leading waste disposal companies, Gen 2 has negotiated a deal with Capital City Waste to remove waste for its clients at wholesale rates. According to Danny Fildissis, Director of Gen 2, the move to bundled services marks an important step in Gen 2’s growth. “The commercial cleaning market is changing. Businesses today are pressing for greener cleaning solutions and streamlined services,” said Fildissis. The fact that we can bundle cleaning and waste… Continue reading

Gen 2 is Australia’s leading Industrial and Commercial Cleaning service provider.

Dedicated to delivering a quality service, our ‘add value’ business philosophy and international networks ensures we can deliver quality and cost effective cleaning solutions. Our highly skilled Management Team working across Australia and New Zealand have built a solid reputation maintaining the highest commercial cleaning standards. Gen 2′s commitment to deliver quality is reflected in our growing clientele base and long term working relationships. Gen 2 believes in solid development and takes pride in our ability to maintain strong and… Continue reading