From planning to recovery, having specific procedures in place for disasters helps protect facilities from immediate and long-term damage.
With new computerized maintenance management software (CMMS), Rawhide Boys Ranch in New London, WI streamlines work orders, weighs equipment “repair or replace”, and tracks energy use.
Not just for wireless convenience, a robust Distributed Antenna System (DAS) increases occupant safety and reduces liability.
Several facilities in UCLA’s athletics department were part of beta testing for a new wireless lighting controls system.
In place since 2012, a microgrid system on this island operated by the National Park Service provides reliable power 24/7.
With hot, humid climates as the focus, several types of chilled water pipe insulation were field tested.
In the unpredictable arena of facility security, evaluating the organization and its physical attributes for a 360° view is an important starting point.
On a global level, restroom hygiene is a major point of concern when promoting public and personal health—especially in high traffic areas where customers and employees are closely interacting.
Managers at a restored lighthouse in MIchigan found success using sonics to prevent seagulls from landing on its decks.
As facility executives’ responsibilities evolve and expand, communication is but one skill that should be honed.