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.

Sustainable By Design: On The Continuum: Life After LEED-NC

Two years after achieving LEED certification for its original construction, the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, AR pursues LEED for Existing... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Ultimately Green

Refurbishing furniture is one of the easiest, most affordable ways to shrink a facility's... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Waste Management And Ralph Waldo Emerson

What does this 19th century writer have to do with... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Fuel Trends In Standby Power Generation

Gaseous and bi-fuel gensets offer alternatives to... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Integrated Security

Some organizations can benefit from combining security functions with other building systems, since this often streamlines management and increases... ...Read More...

Conference Room Trends: Face Time

The future has arrived with new high tech options for conference rooms and... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Why Recycle Used Bulbs?

Careful lamp disposal methods can help keep harmful mercury out of the... ...Read More...

Security Trends: Keeping Watch

New technologies open the door to the future of security: ubiquitous and powerful... ...Read More...

FM Issue: The Right Overhead

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Americans spent $1.03 trillion on energy in 2005, more than $200 billion (or 24%) more than they did in 2004.... ...Read More...

FM Issue Bonus: Your Building Will Tell You What Kind Of Roof You Need

As society has evolved from a pre-industrial revolution era to the modern day business climate, so have people evolved the way they construct buildings to meet their... ...Read More...