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Question of the Week: Can Rearranging Employee Seating Improve Performance, Profits?

For organizations looking to increase returns on the human capital of their workforce, simply rearranging employee seating may be one of the most cost-effective resources at their disposal.

4 Keys To Improve Energy Efficiency Projects

Rather than an item by item, "menu" approach, a decentralized systems approach is key to optimizing the operation of HVAC and other facility systems.

Revolution Type 1A Safety Ladder

The Revolution Ladder Type 1A is an adjustable and transportable safety ladder that can be used on uneven surfaces.

TLED-ELB Lighting Bollard By Barron

The TLED-ELB is a traditional louvered commercial lighting bollard.

Metasys® 8.0 From Johnson Controls

Latest release of Metasys® building automation system (BAS) enhancements boosts productivity, improves energy efficiency, and helps protect against cyber threats.

Sabra Awarded LEED Gold Certification

The expansion uses 44% less energy and 45% less water than a typical food processing facility, while at the same time doubling Sabra's production capacity.

EPDM Roof Walkway Pad By Firestone Building Products

The EcoWhite QuickSeam Walkway Pad protects a facility's EPDM roof membrane from potential damage during roof maintenance and weather conditions.

5 Steps In Evaluating UPS For Power Protection

Whether looking at battery systems or flywheel energy storage, uninterruptible power supply systems are essential to facility operations.

Construction, Farmer, Taxi Driver Among Most Dangerous Jobs

A new Jobs Rated report from CareerCast names the safest and most dangerous jobs.

CX-33 Door Controller by Camden

The CX-33 is an advanced logic door controller with a new “Lock Down” operating mode.

MCI Peel-off Coating From Cortec

During facilities under construction, this coating provides mechanical protection against nicks, abrasion, scratches, and over-spray to the surface that it covers.

Friday Funny: Prenuptial Housing

Breaking up is hard to do. This floating house makes it a little bit easier.

Amazon Brings Sustainability To Seattle HQ Campus

Green roofing from Columbia Green Technologies is part of Amazon's new downtown Seattle headquarters’ sustainable design.

Tide® Professional Coldwater Laundry System by P&G Professional

The on-premise laundry program can help a 150-room hotel save as much as $8,700 per year.

OSO Clean All Purpose Cleaner by Warsaw

OSO Clean is an all-purpose cleaner and deodorizer as well as an ice melt neutralizer for use with automatic scrubbers, mop and bucket, or spray and wipe applications.

Bell & Gossett Updates TECHNOLOGIC VFD Series

The latest generation of intelligent pump controller/VFD combines two advanced controller functions to reduce setup and configuration time across a range of hydronic HVAC applications.

FM Alert: OSHA Kicks Off “Hear and Now – Noise Safety Challenge”

OSHA is challenging inventors and entrepreneurs to help develop a technological solution to workplace noise exposure and related hearing loss.

Pass-Thru Cabinets from Clean Air Products

Clean Air Products wall-mounted, stainless steel pass-thru cabinets, which efficiently transfer supplies and specimens into and out of a cleanroom, are designed to meet the most stringent requirements for cleanroom entry systems.

Launching An Enterprise Workplace Management Strategy

Facility executives can begin by asking, "How do our services help the overall company accomplish its mission?"

Planon Universe IWMS

Planon Universe is a cloud based Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) platform.

Etched Modular Plank Flooring From Invision

New 18” x 36” modular plank flooring mimics art of engraved imagery.

In New Orleans, Chiller Equipment Takes Unusual Route

A new condenser unit for the city's convention center was delivered from a nearby bridge, 30 feet above the facility's roof.

Five Signs Your Parking Structure Needs Maintenance

Catching problems early, making repairs is key to proper parking structure maintenance. Here are five signs a parking garage is suffering from the constant onslaught of environmental stressors and wear-and-tear.

RidgeLine Metal Roofing Panel By Green Span Profiles

This insulated metal roofing panel has received UL 580 Class 90 Approval for wind uplift.

PWR-4 Solvent Cleaner by Techspray

PWR-4 is a solvent cleaner line that replaces TCE, Perc, nPB, and other toxic industrial solvents in the removal of oil, grease, flux, silicone, dirt, and grime.

10 Tips: Hiring For Construction Projects

It's imperative for facility owners to take these fundamental considerations into account before signing on the dotted line.

Data Center Fit Program Up By Instor

This program is designed to significantly accelerate time-to-completion for data center white space build-outs, compared to traditional facility expansion strategies.

eMaintenance+ Facilities Maintenance by Urgent

eMaintenance+ is an online facilities maintenance platform. It underpins efficiencies and continuous improvement in fixed assets reliability, supply chain procurement, and organizational cost reduction.

FILTERSCAN Air Filter Monitor By CleanAlert

Attached to a HVAC air filter, this device informs facility teams at the exact time when maintenance is required.

SCL and CRL Emergency Lighting by Exitronix

The SCL Series and CRL Series are emergency lighting products that deliver best-in-class optical performance with cost-saving maintenance features.

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