Construction & Retrofits Archives

NIBS Developing New Building Information Modeling Guideline

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The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) is kicking off development of a new guideline to help building owners, their design teams, and facility managers use building information modeling (BIM) during the building design, construction, and operations process.



Facility Executive | September/October 2015 Issue

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This issue takes a comprehensive look at sustainable facilities, including green cleaning, water management, LEED certification, and energy efficiency. Plus, wireless technology and security.




Facility Retrofit: Light It Up!

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Several facilities in UCLA’s athletics department were part of beta testing for a new wireless lighting controls system.