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From The Archives: Niels Diffrient — A Balanced Approach To Design

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Niels Diffrient died on June 8, 2013 at the age of 84. This Q&A from the Today’s Facility Manager archives illustrates how one of the top human factors designers came from humble beginnings to sprout impressive roots. It has been retrieved in his honor. From the October 2002 issue.

Services & Maintenance: Minimal Overhead

Facility managers have many choices when considering ceiling products. Beyond traditional panels, “free floating” canopies reduce distracting noise while also adding a design element. (Photo: Armstrong Commercial Ceilings.) Posted on:

Facility managers can get maximum performance by choosing the best ceiling type for their spaces. From the May 2013 issue.