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First LEED®-Built Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Wellness Center Now Open

The eco-conscious Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, designed to achieve LEED® Gold certification and provide a slate of new conveniences for frequent travelers, is now open in the heart of Charlotte’s thriving uptown... ...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: When I’m Cleanin’ Windows…

This offering is not so much weird as it is scary, but when you think about the jobs in the world that have to be done, well, it kinda puts everything into perspective. Have a look at this... ...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Reading Fire-Rated Labels, Increasing Life Safety

Facility professionals can look to fire-rated building material labels to help select and inspect appropriate products for their... ...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: SL-120 Continuous Hinge

This hinge from Special-Lite provides a way to compensate for out-of-plumb jambs in both new construction and door... ...Read More...

IFMA Names 2009 Awards of Excellence Winners

IFMA has announced the winners of its Awards of Excellence, which recognize groups and individuals who have made significant contributions to the facility management profession and the... ...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: I'm Currently Out Of The Office…

Today's Friday Funny is short and sweet. It's all about fun with out of office... ...Read More...

Tips for Mitigating Influenza in Commercial Buildings

With cold and flu season upon us, spending time reviewing your HVAC system, its major components, and air and water distribution is time well spent to help mitigate the spread of type A (H1N1) and other types of... ...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Fuse Control Program

This program from Ferraz Shawmut is designed to help plant managers and MROs get control of their plant... ...Read More...

IFMA Names 2009 Class of Fellows

Established to recognize members dedicated to IFMA and the facility management profession, the fellowship program creates an elite core of respected leaders who act as advisers to—and ambassadors of—the... ...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: eCube For Commercial Refrigeration

eCube is a device for commercial refrigerators and freezers that saves energy and increases equipment... ...Read More...