The cogeneration (combined heat and power) approach to energy has been employed at the National Archives and Records Administration.
A global facility manager is looking for assistance with the detailed costs per square foot for renovations in existing office spaces in the U.S. and Latin America.
For facilities that handle hazardous items, indoor air quality and comfort are challenges.
Creating facility management standards is a challenge that many professionals face. Folsom offers some assistance.
Cleaning policies are paramount, but other aspects impact the health quotient of a facility.
Whether or not the organization is pursuing LEED certification, setting a clear path to sustainable goals is key.
One reader writes to TFM Guru Folsom and asks, “What advice would you have regarding how to begin the transition from a construction career into facility management?”
NEW COLUMN! In this new Facility Retrofit Column, find out how the Douglas County School District in Colorado brings in natural light to classrooms and common spaces.
While many facility management professionals have substantial “hands on” experience, certifications and accreditation advice is often appreciated.
Facilities with photovoltaic installations can pose additional challenges to firefighting efforts, and planning is key.