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.

Carpet

Services & Maintenance: New Life For Old Carpet

Considering recycling options for this facility asset should begin during its... [...]

Building Automation

FM Issue: Building Automation Analytics

This technologically based concept allows facility professionals to harness building data to reach goals and elevate department... [...]

Remanufactured Furniture

Remanufactured Furniture Trends

Old can be as good as new, especially when pursuing sustainable... [...]

Zappos low tables

Corporate Headquarters Case Study: Creative Connections

The Zappos.com Las Vegas headquarters is designed to spark productivity inside and... [...]

Cathedral Ceiling

Services & Maintenance: Problem Ceilings

Common issues to address involve aesthetics and... [...]

Emergency Communications

FM Issue: Message Received?

To optimize emergency communications, analyzing risks is only the... [...]

Hilton Los Angeles

Hotel Case Study: Welcome Upgrades

To make energy improvements, a California hotel tapped into PACE... [...]

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Furniture Trends: Setting The Stage

Creating a workplace fit for today and the future requires insight from facility... [...]

American University Green Roof

Services & Maintenance: Greener Groundskeeping

The SITES rating system aims to generate the sustainability and resiliency of... [...]

OPEX

Manufacturing Case Study: Optimized Production

Since 2012, a manufacturing facility in New Jersey has operated on solar... [...]