Magazine Articles

Since 1988, Facility Executive (formerly Today’s Facility Manager) has been covering the key disciplines of facility executives in print. This area of the site is where all magazine articles are archived.

FM Issue: Resourceful Reduction

Efforts to lessen the environmental impact of a facility can take on many forms.... [...]

Sustainable By Design: Save Water While Quenching Cooling Towers

With proper infrastructure and treatment in place, reusing water can be a viable option for a facility.... [...]

FM Frequency: Facility Assessments and Project/Budget Planning

A look at a residential facility can offer some much needed perspective on running a commercial facility.... [...]

Special Report: Broken Bottle Flooring

An old process using recent technology can change the way flooring is thought... [...]

Professional Development: Project Cost Saving Strategies

Guest Contributor Carl Haines says certain approaches may make it easier to keep construction... [...]

Security Trends: The Path of Most Resistance

Installing security systems in layers around the facility will decrease chances of a major security... [...]

CoolRoof

FM Issue: Cool Roofing

This green approach is one way to reduce the environmental impact of a... [...]

Directions: Surviving A Rough Hurricane Season

Hurricanes have always been deadly, and facility managers in their path have no choice but to... [...]

Services & Maintenance: Keep It Clean

Germ concerns boost restroom automation in some... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Data Centers Heating Up

Facility managers need to know which cooling system technologies can keep up with their equipment... [...]