FM Issue Articles

Facility management related issues are often in the news. This monthly feature examines some of the more abstract, non-product concepts and challenges facility managers face in that regard.

FM Issue: Manage The Challenge

Two experts from the Disaster Emergency Response Association (DERA) address the keys to maintaining effective emergency preparedness and continuity... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Life Cycle Cost Analysis: An Asset Management Strategy

Facility professionals would do well to continue managing their buildings with an eye toward ensuring they are leveraging every aspect in a manner that contributes to the... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Energy Management 2.0

Public/private collaboration aims to expedite technology... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Vegging Out

Vegetative roofing systems (aka green roofs) are gaining popularity for many... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Demystifying BIM

Data rich modeling tools may translate into dynamic new facility management... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Effectively Resolving Construction Related Disputes

To encourage a successful outcome, teams should ensure that a construction project contractor exercises best... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Safety Pays

Guest Contributor David Casavant outlines the tangible ways to discover the ROI of... ...Read More...

FM Issue: The Green Building Landscape

Guest Contributor Kevin Stover explains why this one aspect of the commercial real estate market continues to grow at a rapid... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Securing Office Buildings For Special Events

Guest Contributor Richard Purtell shares stories and lessons learned from the trenches of the Obama... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Improved IQ On IAQ

This often cloudy issue can be tackled with a comprehensive approach, and a soon to be released guide may... ...Read More...