FM Issue Archives
Directional sound is the latest life safety technology to be added to the disaster planning toolbox.
With technology improvements, there is continued opportunity for facility managers to upgrade their systems to reduce energy consumption and costs. Renovating this system could provide a fast track to savings.
Safe egress for building occupants is paramount, and existing and just released standards help guide the way. Accessibility isn’t just the law; it’s very, very good business!
When making the move to a centralized data center, facility managers must ask five important questions. In the end, connectivity is one of the most critical components in data center performance.
Emergency preparedness is crucial all year long, but cold winter months present their own set of concerns.
Thinking about taking the plunge into the smart grid? There are four main themes to consider before getting started.
Standards-based web tools can help facility managers cut costs and drive value.
Sensitivity analyses can be a useful tool for making life cycle cost comparisons.
The decision to scale back protective measures may come at a significant cost to facilities.
When budgets are under increased are under increased scrutiny, identifying energy reduction opportunities is a valuable skill.