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This “smart” compactor optimizes customer service to eliminate unnecessary pickups.
A history of the tablet, an update on green certifications, and hazcom compliance are featured in this issue.
Tridium has unveiled its new Intelligent Buildings Channel on the Today’s Facility Manager website. Buildings have a profound impact on the quality of our lives and the world around us. They enrich our communities, enrich our health and well being, as well as support and enable business. Tridium’s Niagara Framework has transformed how the world operates and manages buildings.
Energy is the largest operating expense for commercial buildings, and more site electricity is consumed for lighting than for any other end use category, such as cooling, ventilation, or refrigeration. Therefore, planning for lighting management systems in building renovations, retrofits, and new construction is crucial for ensuring lighting energy savings, meeting sustainability and code mandates, driving building energy efficiency, and enhancing occupant comfort and productivity.
Join Us For a Free NEMA Webinar: Implementing Lighting Management Technologies and Practices to Drive Building Efficiency Energy is the largest operating expense for commercial buildings, and more site electricity is consumed for lighting than for any other end use category, such as cooling, ventilation, or refrigeration. Therefore, planning for lighting management systems in building renovations, retrofits, and new construction is crucial for ensuring lighting energy savings, meeting sustainability and code mandates, driving building energy efficiency, and enhancing occupant comfort and productivity.
KMC Controls has unveiled its new Building Automations Channel on the Today’s Facility Manager website. Many people wonder what exactly Building Automation is. By definition, building automation itself is an energy management system that consists of computerized, interlinked, networks of hardware and software which monitor and control the mechanical and lighting systems in commercial, industrial, and institutional facilities.
This program enables facility managers to install solar energy projects without making an initial capital investment in the equipment.
Attend The TFM Forum: Energy and Sustainability and you could win an iPad! Limited Spots Are Available: APPLY TO ATTEND TODAY! Now there’s one more reason why you can’t miss The TFM Forum: Energy and Sustainability: One lucky delegate who attends the event will win a 16GB iPad with Wi-Fi + 3G. This one-day event’s concise and comprehensive format will help you learn about product and service solutions that are best for your organization, while the first-class conference program will cover IAQ strategies, solar energy initiatives, and the EPA’s ENERGY STAR program. You’ll enjoy breakfast and lunch with us, as well as a closing reception. All Star Conference Program Today’s Facility Manager magazine has created a world-class conference program led by visionaries and world renowned facility management experts. This year’s dynamic conference program includes: UPS SOLAR ENERGY INITIATIVES William Moir Energy Program Manager, Corporate Sustainability Group UPS ENERGY STAR FOR EXISTING BUILDINGS Christopher P. Hodges, P.E., CFM, LEED AP, IFMA Fellow, Principal Facility Engineering Associates, P.C. HEALTHY IAQ STRATEGIES IN PURCHASING AND OPERATIONS Henning M. Bloech, LEED® AP Executive Director GREENGUARD Environmental Institute Also, The TFM Forum: Energy and Sustainability event has been approved to provide BOMI CPD’s (Continuing Professional Development credits) for the below above sessions. One-On-One Meetings The TFM Forum: Energy and Sustainability includes highly informative one-on-one meetings between facility executives (delegates) who are researching and purchasing sustainable and energy-related products and services and providers (sponsors). These one-on-one meetings between sponsors and delegates are the hallmark of TFM Forum events. Prior to the event, personal schedules are created for all participants through Group C-link, a web-based application designed to match facility executives and sponsors of the event who have a mutual interest in one another. Networking In addition to the world-class conference program and dynamic one-on-one meetings, you’ll enjoy the opportunity to network with fellow attendees, speakers, and suppliers at the end of the day at a Networking Reception. The reception is an informal and highly interactive environment that allows you to engage with one another in discussions and make new contacts. CLICK HERE to apply to attend this free event!
ITT has enhanced its Goulds Pumps line for increased energy efficiency and easier maintenance.
ICC expects its codes will play a major role in any push for greater energy efficiency, including meeting the goals of the newly unveiled “Better Buildings Initiative” introduced last week by President Barack Obama.