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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Financial Institution Builds A Future Ready And High-Tech Green Building

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A large financial institution in a green, 10-story office building used high-performance cabling made from alternative materials to reduce impact on environment; advanced network infrastructure also increased performance and flexibility.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: CMMS/Asset Management Software Recommendations

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I’ve used a few different programs in past lives but they were mostly geared towards educational facilities or they didn’t include some of the vital modules I’m looking for in this particular application. I have found an option that seems pretty sharp and includes most of what I’m looking for, but I’d appreciate more feedback.

Dodge Momentum Index Takes February Jump


The increase was the third consecutive monthly gain and the first time the index has surpassed the 100 mark since 2010. In fact, the index is now at its highest level since April of 2010, suggesting that the recovery for nonresidential building may be finally gaining some traction.

Texas A&M Attaining Multi-Million-Dollar Savings Efficiencies, Recycling Efforts

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At the university, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions are markedly lower and environmentally friendly methods of waste management have significantly increased the percentage of solid waste material that is recycled and kept out of the landfill.