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This issue looks at smart lighting trends, how to choose carpet and flooring, physical security planning, and energy efficiency for data centers. Plus, wellness and water conservation.


This issue looks at smart lighting trends, how to choose carpet and flooring, physical security planning, and energy efficiency for data centers. Plus, wellness and water conservation.

Facility Executive | March / April 2016 Issue

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Facility Executive | March / April 2016 Issue

March / April 2016

This issue looks at smart lighting trends, how to choose carpet and flooring, physical security planning, and energy efficiency for data centers. Plus, wellness and water conservation.


Education Case Study: Wellness In Action

healthy workplace

At The George Washington University, LEED Platinum facility design fosters its mission of public health education.


The HVAC Factor: New Life For An Aging Chiller Plant

chiller plant

Completed in December 2014, this renovation project serves as an example of how a historic utility plant can be improved to address significant elements and concerns.


Question Of The Week: Design Leads To Tricky Facility Repair?

facility repair

At UConn’s Gampel Pavilion, an intricate ceiling design calls for an equally intricate approach to facility repair. Have you encountered a design in one of your buildings that added complexity to facility repair plans? What opportunities have you had to provide the facility management and repair perspective during the design process?



Facility Retrofit: Zero Waste Manufacturing

zero waste manufacturing

In September 2014, Diamond announced that it had achieved zero manufacturing waste to landfill status, becoming the first American-owned folding carton manufacturer to do so.




Physical Security Planning

physical security

The planning, implementation, operation, and maintenance of physical security—whether for one facility or many—will benefit from facility executives taking the stance of a common sense approach to the task.


Trends: Lighting Takes Center Stage

lighting systems

Advances in design and technology have transformed lighting over the past several decades from primarily utilitarian functions to also playing a significant role in aesthetics, energy efficiency, and ergonomics.