June 2020 - World Environment Day 2020 #fornature
May 2020 - Planning for safe site inspections and COVID-19
As lockdown restrictions are relaxed in England and Clients are requiring site work again, we continue take the health and safety of our Clients, our team and the public as top priority. Therefore we are making special arrangements bespoke to each Client for returning to sites. Whilst remote working is the priority, the requirement to visit site in person will be delivered pending all legal, Client and DIEM Ltd requirements are met.
To explain our "Beyond COVID-19" work planning process we have prepared this short video:
April 2020 - Earth Day Live 2020 live stream
We had our first YouTube live stream on 22 April 2020 to celebrate Earth Day Live. Our stream was about Sustainability for Chartered Surveyors and a recording of our stream can be found at youtu.be/H9Ag7Jk7bPI?t=3806
March 2020 - DIEM Ltd COVID-19 statement (updated)
We have been closely monitoring developments following advice from Her Majesty's Government and preparing for a range of possible scenarios for some time. DIEM Ltd remains operational and committed to delivering the service you expect with staff working from home where their health or personal circumstances make that the responsible choice for them or where statutory advice requires it.
All site visits for the foreseeable future will be cancelled with remote work being utilised and the site element delayed until a more appropriate time. Should any work be related to accredited certification we will liaise with the relevant UKAS certification body to deliver the audits remotely or postpone until a future date.
February 2020 - David Inman promoting RICS Value the Planet and sustainable development goals
RICS has invited David Inman to talk to RICS members about the profession's Value the Planet campaign and Sustainable Development Goals at several of the forthcoming Professional Engagement Updates. To join in the conversation search for #valuetheplanet.
October 2019 - David Inman promoting Chartered Environmentalist qualification
The Society for the Environment (SocEnv) featured the profile of David Inman of DIEM Ltd to promote the qualification. David has been a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) since 2011, David talks about his career here.
August 2019 - RICS "APC PASS" course on APC Ethics, Rules of Conduct and Professionalism launched
This course outlines what you need to understand in terms RICS regulatory requirements to be successful with the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC).
This course is designed for levels 1, 2 and 3 for the RICS APC competency "Ethics, Rules of Conduct and professionalism".
Please click on HERE to enrol today
July 2019 - Our first RICS "APC PASS" course is launched
To support APC candidates our first "APC PASS" course has been launched on Udemy..
This course, delivered by APC Assessor Chairman and practising Chartered Surveyor David Inman FRICS, outlines what you need to do from enrolment to the final assessment itself to be successful with the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC).
This is the first of the DIEM Ltd APC PASS courses that show you how to undertake your APC in a way that it is:
Achievable, giving you the
Skills to succeed
Please click on HERE to enrol today
May 2019 - David Inman appointed Director of environmental charity
David Inman is delighted to have been appointed a Director of the Merseyside Gateway Environmental Trust, an environmental charity that innovative environmental management across 1600 hectares around the Upper Mersey Estuary in the North West from the Silver Jubilee Bridge in Halton, past the iconic Mersey Gateway Bridge, up river to Warrington.
March 2019 - DIEM Ltd, leading the conversation in the Liverpool City Region
David Inman of DIEM Ltd hosted the second of the RICS Liverpool City Region discussion events. The first in December 2018 was a RICS professional update and the latest one a discussion on the Liverpool commercial property market.
November 2018 - David Inman FRICS meets Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
David Inman FRICS CEnv of DIEM Ltd was honoured and delighted to meet Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as part of RICS' 150th anniversary.
After meeting Her Majesty he can be seen on the photograph to the left of him signing the commemorative book also signed by Her Majesty.
RICS have published a video about this historic day:
June 2018 - David Inman FRICS Chairs and gives keynote speech at RICS conference
David Inman FRICS CEnv of DIEM Ltd chaired the RICS Liverpool CPD conference on 19th June 2018 at The Corinthian Grand Hotel and delivered the conference keynote speech on RICS International Standards.
April 2018 - DIEM Ltd develops NETPositive sustainability and social responsibility action plan
To support our work in the UK Higher Education sector, DIEM Ltd has developed a sustainability and social responsibility action plan via the NETPositive Futures supplier engagement programme.
February 2018 - Ready for new 2018 APC competencies
After being part of the review of RICS APC (Assessment of Professional Competencies), David Inman FRICS of DIEM Ltd, is ready to advise APC candidates on the requirements of the Environmental Surveying pathway guides that will be effective from 1 August 2018.
July 2017 - DIEM Ltd signs up to the Conflict Avoidance Pledge
DIEM Ltd has signed up to the Conflict Avoidance Pledge, a voluntary scheme set up by RICS that drives behaviour in land, property and construction to consider working practices and the way they deal with disputes.
March 2017 - ISO 50001 on isurv
David Inman of DIEM Ltd has written a new section on ISO 50001 and Energy Management for isurv. www.isurv.com
February 2017 - The Only Way is Ethics returns
David Inman of DIEM Ltd is delivering "The Only Way is Ethics" CPD events on RICS Ethics and Regulation to local Matrics groups in Lancashire and Merseyside during the next few months.
September 2016 - David Inman now an isurv contributor
David Inman of DIEM Ltd is now an active contributor to isurv. isurv provides online access to information on a wide range of built environment issues. It provides insight from industry practitioners and legal experts to help you effectively apply theory into practice and to provide you with the knowledge to resolve your workplace issues. www.isurv.com
July 2016 - DIEM Ltd supporting worldwide certification for "Superbrand UK" Client
We are delighted to say that DIEM Ltd has successfully supported a "Superbrand UK" Client for maintaining and expanding scope of their accredited certification to the ISO 50001:2011 energy management standard in UK, Germany, Belgium, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, USA & Brazil
July 2016 - DIEM Ltd supporting "FTSE 250" Client gain combined energy and environmental management certification
DIEM Ltd has recently supported a "FTSE 250" registered Client implement a combined energy and environmental management systems and gain accredited certification to the ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 management systems standards.
April 2016 - Read David Inman's article in the May/June 2016 edition of RICS Land Journal
In the latest edition of RICS Land Journal, David Inman FRICS writes about the Circular Economy and waste management. Please click of the cover below to read.
February 2016 - David Inman attends the launch of RICS UN Global Compact
David Inman FRICS was invited to and attended the launch of Advancing Responsible Business Practices in Land, Construction and Real Estate Use and Investment at RICS Headquarters in Parliament Square, London. The event focused on translating the specific issues and recommended actions for the real estate investment, use, operation and management phase of the property life cycle.
Organisaitons looking to develop a CSR strategy with the UN Global Compact please contact us.
The photograph shows David Inman (third from right) at RICS UN Global Compact meeting (picture RICS).
January 2016 - David Inman upskilling local RICS members in Lancashire
David Inman FRICS of DIEM Ltd this month delivered a talk to local RICS members in Preston about the latest news from the world of Chartered Surveying.
December 2015 - DIEM Ltd in "The Big Apple"
DIEM Ltd, whilst supporting an international Facilities Management Client expand the scope and bounradies of their accredited ISO 50001 energy management system, visits their office in the heart of Manhattan.
David Inman FRICS of DIEM Ltd says of our first work in North America "whilst we already support UK based clients in Europe, India. Hong Kong and China, it's a hugely exciting time looking ahead to 2016 when we will be supporting client offices in the United States, South America, Singapore and Australia. It was of great importance to me to meet the client's team in the Unites States and recieved a warm New York welcome".
November 2015 - DIEM Ltd signs up to RICS inclusive Employer Quality Mark
DIEM Ltd continues to take a lead with clients and the communities in which we work in championing our professional ethics and values by supporting the RICS Inclusive Employer Quality Mark.
October 2015 - DIEM Ltd is 10 years young
We are 10 years old this month. Thanks to all clients past and present, plus all those who have supported the firm since 2005.
March 2015 - DIEM Ltd supporting Lancashire Chartered Surveyors get "social"
David Inman of DIEM Ltd as Chairman of RICS Lancashire Local Association delivered a talk to local RICS members on Communication and Social Media for Surveyors at UCLan in Preston.
September 2014 - DIEM Ltd leading construction quality & environmental management
David Inman of DIEM Ltd in September 2014 delivered an update on the changes in 2015 to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality and environmental standards to Lancashire's construction leaders.
July 2014 - Helping Teesside Chartered Surveyors get "social"
David Inman of DIEM Ltd in July 2014 gave a CPD talk on "Social Media Strategies for Surveyors" to RICS Teesside Local Association, outlining the benefits and potential pitfalls in marketing your firm for free via social media.
March 2014 - Another "quality" qualification for DIEM Ltd
Building on our existing professional capability, David Inman of DIEM Ltd was elected a Chartered Institute of Quality Practitioner.
February 2014 - David Inman achieves highest Chartered Surveying honour
David Inman of DIEM Ltd was elected a Fellow of RICS by achievement.
November 2013 - DIEM Ltd supports giving Lancashire businesses a "boost"
David Inman of DIEM Ltd spoke as RICS Lancashire Local Association Chairman at a Lancashire County Council development event looking at business support servives and how RICS and Lancashire Local Economic Partnership are playing a part in this.
September 2013 - David Inman qualifies as a Energy Management Systems (EnMS) Auditor
Passing the IRCA EnMS auditor conversion course, David Inman builds on his track record of implementing ISO 50001 EnMS with a "Superbrand UK" Client across the EU in 2013 by successfully completing the IRCA auditor conversion course.
August 2013 - David Inman appointed to RICS North West Regional Board
Appointed to RICS North West Regional Board, David Inman shows committment and leadership to the surveying profession.
April 2013 - The 1938 Club on "The Street"
David Inman took part in The Chartered Surveyors' (1938) Club's 75th Anniversary celebrations, attending a site tour of the construction of the new Coronation Street set, followed by the Club's annual dinner.
February 2013 - DIEM Ltd supports asbestos awareness in Lancashire
DIEM Ltd supported an asbestos awareness event organised by RICS Lancashire Local Association. With the help of our friends from QHS Solutions Ltd, a wide range of build environment professionals discussed asbestos risks in their work.
July 2012 - Success with IRCA Lead Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor Exam
David Inman of DIEM Ltd sucessfully completes the IRCA (International Register of Certified Auditors) Lead QMS Auditor examination. This will allow DIEM Ltd to provide a wider range of auditing skills to Clients.
July 2012 - DIEM Ltd wins the SmartSocial Award for our YouTube channel
DIEM Ltd wins the SmartSocial Award incentive on Twitter run by Marketme TV for our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/DIEMLtdTV
Marketme TV said We were pleased to see you offering videos that were informative to your target audience, especially enjoyed watching the relaxed voiceover of 'Social media for environmental training and business development '. You are also appearing to use the other three main Social Networking platforms of Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin. Infact, you are embracing all that is good for business in social media!