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.

Special Report: Hops, Barley, And Tropical Wood

A new tropical hardwood can make lush looking wood affordable for facility... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Dual Sourcing

It is possible to unlock the chains that bind a building automation... ...Read More...

Professional Development: The European Facility Manager

Guest Contributor Fred Kloet feels the groundwork for a global interpretation of the profession is being prepared... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Outer Limits

Assessing the condition of the exterior elements of a facility on a regular basis helps to maximize... ...Read More...

Life Cycle Management Trends Bonus: An Overview

How do facilities benefit from a systematic approach?... ...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Full Speed Ahead

Facility management trends are increasingly driven by... ...Read More...

Life Cycle Management Trends: The FM And The Environment

By incorporating life cycle assessment into buildings, facility managers can lower their environmental footprint.... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Lessons for FMs, From The Halls Of Academia

On many college campuses, facility managers and students are working together to further environmental action.... ...Read More...

Professional Development: Zen And The Art Of FM (Part 2)

In the second part of this series, Hibbard gives four suggestions for simplifying and modernizing... ...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Communication Frustrations

Inadequate networks can prove to be the fly in the VoIP... ...Read More...