Question Of The Week Articles
Can facility managers operate a CAD/space management (on the web) program that is independent from an established, software-based computerized maintenance management system?
This aspect of sustainable facilities is moving to the forefront.
Even a well designed upper tier rated data center requires a spot on preventive maintenance (PM) program to maintain its rating. Yet, the PM part of the equation is often omitted.
Whether monthly memos or informal meetings, what methods are most effective to reach staff members?
A facility manager is looking for tools that will help justify a headcount increase in his department.
What benefits have you gleaned from the use of BIM in your facility projects? What challenges have you faced?
One professional asks what the standard minimum maintenance requirement is for operating a vacant building.
Tracking vendor performance is essential to outstanding service. One facility professional inquires on how others are evaluating their outsourced providers.
In educational environments, asset tracking can be particularly challenging. One facility professional is seeking asset management advice.
Humane and environmental concerns notwithstanding, an increasing number of locales have passed legislation to address this concern.