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The primary disciplines of facility management—building envelope & exteriors, construction & retrofits, energy, environment, facility management, interiors, safety, security, technology—along with other important topics are included in this section.

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Question Of The Week: Public Address Standards

Is there an established requirement for relaying emergency messages within a corporate... ...Read More...

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Channel Spotlight: Operational Intelligence By OSIsoft

This open enterprise infrastructure connects sensor-based data, operations, and people to enable real-time and actionable... ...Read More...

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Friday Funny: If I Can’t Hear You, I Can’t Work

Businesses are losing more than $49 million a week as employees waste time hunting for cell phone reception in the workplace to take business... ...Read More...

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Tree Holes: Hazards Or Harmless?

The sign most people recognize in the change of a tree is the appearance of a hollow. However, even a large hollow does not necessarily signify a tree has become hazardous.... ...Read More...

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Earth Day 2015: Green Your Office!

On Earth Day, facility managers celebrate April 22 by considering the following easy steps to a more sustainable work environment.... ...Read More...

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New Product Flash: Energy Data Insight On Demand From Ecova And Lucid

This joint solution provides a complete view of building energy... ...Read More...

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Webinar: Effective Facility And Asset Lifecycle Management

This webinar will offer an overview of the Oracle Primavera solutions that provide the necessary capabilities to manage the overall facility lifecycle... ...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: 3D Printing Applications

The impact of 3D printing on the facilities market remains to be seen, but there are developments on the... ...Read More...

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Free White Paper: The Workplace Speech Privacy Crisis

Open office acoustical issues can often prove distracting. This white paper presents a solution called sound masking, one of the most effective and efficient solutions to any company’s noise... ...Read More...

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Channel Spotlight: Energy Measurement By Magnetrol

Use this energy management portal to learn how Magnetrol can provide the flow measurement and control that facility managers need to cut energy... ...Read More...