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BOMI International’s class entitled Electrical Systems and Illumination has been approved by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The course is the seventh BOMI International class approved recently by the USGBC.
The need for the course has arisen out of the increasing call for more sustainable cities, especially in tropical zones such as Singapore, where more than 50% of carbon dioxide emissions can be attributed to buildings.
SOP manuals are critical in facility management since they aggregate policies, procedures, instructions, and directives so buildings can be managed safely, efficiently, and consistently.
Winners are announced at the BIFM Awards, the biggest networking event in the UK. The closing date for entries is Friday, April 30, 2010.
The new office measurement standard provides important improvements and changes to the Standard Method for Measuring Floor Area in Office Buildings, the last office measurement standard from BOMA released in 1996.
The event is geared to meet the education, networking, and informational needs of facilities managers, architects, designers, specifiers, engineers, building owners, and professionals who design, build, operate, and renovate.
Brazil’s facility management association celebrates five years and Global FM pioneer is honored in the UK.
Survey also finds that nearly four in five participants (78%) are less productive at work when they are too hot or too cold.
This year’s IFMA Foundation Trustees Awards were given to Bentley Prince Street and Graphic Systems Inc.
The BIFM Awards recognizes more than just the work that facility managers (fms) do; they identify the evolution of FM as an industry.