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Construction data and software provider Gordian highlights changes in construction costs from 2016 to 2017 in a quick reference infographic.

Construction Cost Changes And 2017

Construction Cost Changes And 2017

Construction data and software provider Gordian highlights changes in construction costs from 2016 to 2017 in a quick reference infographic.

Detecting Radon Gas In Schools And Commercial Buildings

January is National Radon Action Month, and this article from ALTA Environmental describes the basic elements of radon testing and remediation for facility management.

DeltrexUSA’s Intelligent Local Door Alarm

The Intelligent Local Door Alarm (iLDA) is Bluetooth® enabled for a large variety of alarm applications.

Sustainable Commercial Roofs | Reduce, Recycle & Reimagine Sustainability

Duro-Last Roofing Systems offer proven chemistry and decades of sound performance. As the commercial roofing industry’s leader in manufacturing prefabricated PVC roofing systems, Duro-Last produces roofing membranes with a history of providing long-term durability and watertight protection.

FireKing D8 Series Dispensing Drop Safe

The D8 Series is a line of dispensing drop safes that allows employees to make deposits and get change quickly and easily with documentation.

Pro Football Hall Of Fame Plans Smart City Infrastructure

Under an 18 year agreement with Hall of Fame Village LLC, Johnson Controls will provide building technologies at the Canton, OH site to transform the site into an efficient, "smart city" showcase.

H.265 & WiseStream Technology Offer Compression Technology

Hanwha Techwin America's WiseStream Technology combines with H.265 compression technology to significantly reduces bandwidth and storage requirements.

Norton 1601 Series Adjustable Door Closer

1601 Series door closers are now fully adjustable to meet the opening and closing force requirements for a wide range of doors.

Manage IAQ During Renovations

To protect facility occupants from unhealthy indoor air during a renovation, focus on these three areas.

Ocularis 5.2 & C•CURE Security Management Integration

Ocularis 5.2 now integrates with the C•CURE 9000 event and security management system.

Friday Funny: OSHA Claus Is Coming To Town

Inspired by all the ways OSHA can determine if your facility is on the naughty or nice list, facility manager Charles Carpenter shares his take on the Christmas classic with “OSHA Claus Is Coming To Town.”

Rockwell Automation Plant Floor Security Appliance

The Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 combines several security functions into a single appliance to help protect industrial automation infrastructures.

Spaces For Collaboration, Always In Fashion

Beijing-based MAD Architects introduced open floor plans and multipurpose layouts to encourage collaboration through a recent project, the Xinhee Design Center.

Securitech One-Press Classroom Lock

The QID functions as a classroom lock for everyday use with the ability to instantly deadbolt a classroom door with the push of a single red button.

Carrier Mobile App For Commercial Chillers

Carrier has introduced new capabilities for the Carrier® Chillers, a mobile app that offers a quick and easy way to select a Carrier commercial packaged chiller.

Examining The Nexus Of Sustainability And Safety

In new research the Campbell Institute examines the need for more equal distribution around environmental, social, and economic factors.

MWRD Of Greater Chicago Pilots Water Conservation Program

Restrooms in the government agency's main headquarters will be outfitted with hybrid urinals, with the aim of saving more than 500,000 gallons of water annually.

Versalux LED Outdoor Lighting Fixture

The Versalux LED is an energy-saving outdoor lighting fixture for public areas.

Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management System

DLM is an intelligent, distributed control system that automatically maximizes lighting levels and energy efficiency throughout a building.

Question Of The Week: What IAQ Myths Have You Encountered?

When it comes to: eliminating unhealthy sources; ventilation; and air filtration, which approaches are sound — and which should facility management filter out?

LED Lighting And Circadian Rhythm

Lighting is an ever-present aspect of our everyday lives in and around buildings, and it also serves as a key trigger for our rhythmic clock.

Paladin CLU10K Portable Work Light

The Case Light CLU10K is a portable work and mobile scene light. It offers construction crews the flexibility to extend working hours and work safely in dark places, without power cords.

Centerpiece From The Hon Company

New veneer collection of office suite essentials makes a statement with a range of desk configurations and storage solutions.

Bantam6 Self Retracting Lifeline From WernerCo

The company expands its portfolio of SRLs for fall protection with the introduction of the compact retractable Bantam6.

Preventive Maintenance With Annual Plant Turnarounds

A wholesale inspection of the network of electrical, electronic, process and control, automation, and building management systems keeps industrial facilities operating at optimal levels.

Spectroline CG-1000 Combustible Gas Leak Detector

The Spectroline PRO-Chek CG-1000 is a portable combustible gas leak detector that provides a safe and effective way to detect gas leaks in industrial systems.

MetLife Recognizes Enterprise Rent-A-Car For Service, Sustainability

For business travel activities, the two firms work toward helping MetLife achieve its corporate sustainability goals.

FM Alert: OSHA To Issue Work-Related Injuries Rule

The final rule will clarify the ongoing obligation to make and maintain accurate records of work-related injuries and illnesses.

Friday Funny: Jingle Bells, Jingle Smells

Facility manager Charles Carpenter flexes his poetic muscle yet again with a fishy, fragrant take on the classic Winter holiday song, Jingle Bells. 

Nora Silk SBC LED Lightbar

The Silk SBC LED Lightbar offers smooth 24V LED illumination without diode glare, an ultra-low profile appearance, and interlocking solid bus connectors (SBC).

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