Trends Articles

This feature takes a detailed look at some of the significant product related news that will be shaping the selection process for facility managers in the future.

Green Roof Trends: Facility Managers And Green Roofs

Despite the severe economic downturn last year, the green roof industry in North America grew by... [...]

Technology Trends: The Mechanics Behind The Magic

All the way from Snow... [...]

Project Management Trends: More Than Simply Technology

New building modeling software borrows from gaming technology to produce spectacular... [...]

Furniture Trends: On The Level

The commercial furniture industry, its customers, and relevant stakeholders have taken a proactive position in developing a common, consensus based set of metrics to help define the sustainable aspects of furniture.... [...]

Green Design Trends: The New Green Standard

ASHRAE releases Standard 189.1 for high performance green... [...]

Disease Prevention Trends: Disease Prevention In The Workplace

These guidelines should help facility professionals stay one step ahead of flu... [...]

Roofing Trends: Protective Planning

Installing auxiliary roofing functions, such as support for energy producing equipment, requires... [...]

IAQ Trends: Clearing The [Indoor] Air On Improving IAQ

A new guide from some of the top experts can help solve one of the most troublesome facility... [...]

Security Trends: Security In Progress

Despite lax efforts in some corners, ASIS International has set an ambitious agenda in security standards and guidelines... [...]

Power Supply Trends: Powering Up

It may be years away, but smart grid technology should be on the horizon for facility managers... [...]