At The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, a restroom retrofit zeroed in on efficiency and occupant satisfaction.
Recycling the volume and variety of materials used in facilities requires planning and communication.
For this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards, the survey included more than 40 categories, and facility management professionals were asked to indicate what companies they rated highest based on product aesthetics, product reliability, value, and customer service.
The magazine’s Facility Executive of the Year winner is recognized for his effort to transform his department at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus.
Discovering new products and services to improve operations is a boon to busy facility executives. These sound bites offer efficient service solutions.
One facility manager with hard to reach lighting asks, “what lighting maintenance challenges have you encountered?”
Multi-phase improvements at a senior living facility in Ottawa, IL call for a conscious focus on occupant safety.
At the University of Baltimore, a new facility features passive heating and cooling, and natural ventilation.
Informed maintenance of the building envelope can significantly improve energy savings.
An alternative to lead-acid batteries, this type of energy storage system has been adopted by a Dallas, TX healthcare campus.