Content related to ‘Facility Management’


Did You Miss The “Smart Buildings, Internet of Things and What it all Means for Your Career” Webinar?

IoT-Webinar

We are on the cusp of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution, which will not only change the way we interact with technology in the workplace but shape your career as a Facility Manager. View this webinar video to find out how.


FM Alert: “Facility Smart Grid Information Model” Reaches Key Milestone

electric-grid

A recent public review of the Facility Smart Grid Information Model (FSGIM), is bringing homes, offices, factories, and other buildings significantly closer to becoming full partners in supporting and managing the electric grid.



Question of the Week: How Can I Prevent Bed Bugs In My Facility?

bed-bugs

The last thing you want to worry about is a bed bug infestation in the office, but unfortunately, it is becoming more common. How can you prevent these pests from infesting your facility?



Smart Buildings Survey: Safety, Security Outrank Going Green

smart-buildings

Building operators prioritize the safety and security of their facilities over sustainability and productivity, according to a recent survey of nearly 500 buildings across seven major U.S. cities by Honeywell and KRC Research.


New Guide Offers Tips For Building A Sustainability Program

building-a-sustainability-program

If you need help garnering support for building a sustainability program at your facility, you might want to check out the new “Sustainability 101″ Quick Guide from Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI).


Green Gigawatt Partnership Boosts Renewables in Higher Education

Green-Gigawatt-Partnership

AASHE has launched the Green Gigawatt Partnership (GGP), which seeks to catalyze one gigawatt of green power development by 2020 by recognizing colleges and universities who purchase green power and help more campuses do the same.


Green Buildings Improve Cognitive Function 

indoor-building-environment

Improved indoor environmental quality doubled participants’ scores on cognitive function tests, according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, SUNY Upstate Medical University and Syracuse University.