In-Depth Articles Articles

These feature stories include coverage of the issues faced by facility managers, case studies from the facility manager’s perspective, and special reports.

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LEED Case Study: Triple LEED For Wyndham Headquarters

Wyndham Worldwide continues on a sustainable path for its headquarters campus in Parsippany,... [...]

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Alternative Energy Trends: Deep Impact With Energy Retrofits

When facility managers discuss alternative energy, they need to change the conversation from cost-cutting to value... [...]

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Hospital Case Study: Rebirth In New Orleans

The eastern part of this city has been without a full-service hospital since Katrina, but that has all changed... [...]

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FM Issue: Mission Critical Training

A methodical approach coupled with follow through goes a long way toward reliable operations in facilities that run... [...]

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Energy Management Trends: Stepping Up Energy Management

Across sectors, facility professionals find solutions through the Department of Energy's Better Buildings... [...]

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Services & Maintenance: For Safety’s Sake

A smart approach to water management protects occupant health and reduces... [...]

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Services & Maintenance: Customized Bird Control

Factors such as setting, occupancy, and specific concerns influence... [...]

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FM Issue: Testing Emergency Generators

A panel of experts discusses the role of load banks in assessing system... [...]

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Exterior Security Trends: The Long View

Protecting people and property requires a risk assessment and relevant... [...]

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Higher Education Case Study: All About Business

In pursuing LEED certification, Grand Valley State University keeps operational goals at the... [...]