Articles covering the broader concept of environmental awareness, including corporate social responsibility, climate change, and other news about how facility managers can impact the environment are included.
This issue looks at the future of facility management in both technical and human terms. The HVAC Factor: Hybrid Operating Rooms, Professional Development: Finding Future Facility Managers, Services & Maintenance: For Safety's Sake, Energy Management Trends: Stepping Up Energy Management, FM Issue: Mission Critical Training, Hospital Case Study: Rebirth In New Orleans, Special Feature: Forklifts And Freight Terminal Doors, Renewable Energy:... [...]
Many big name fast food franchises like Starbucks and McDonald's are installing waterless urinals as a resource conservation... [...]
This leak detection system helps pinpoint water leaks in plumbing lines, even when concealed by concrete, asphalt, or... [...]
Auction.com, LLC today announced the largest transaction in its eight year history and largest online real estate transaction ever: The $96.075 million sale of Manhattan Towers, a two-building, 309,734 square foot office property in Manhattan Beach, CA, a coastal community within Los Angeles. Manhattan Towers sold in a custom auction that concluded on July 22, 2015. CWCapital was the seller, and the deal was brokered by Eastdil Secured. ... [...]
Think Tech Labs, provider of REthink, a real estate business management software has announced a new release of its REthink Commercial. Meanwhile, a new release of the firm’s residential software product coincides with the commercial release. “While we’ve added important new capabilities to REthink in these new releases, ultimately our emphasis was on platform and infrastructure enhancements,” said Tori Jordan,... [...]
Photo credit: University of Michigan The University of Michigan recently celebrated the opening of Mcity, the world’s first controlled environment specifically designed to test the potential of connected and automated vehicle technologies that will lead the way to mass-market driverless cars. “We believe that this transformation to connected and automated mobility will be a game changer for safety, for efficiency, for energy, and for... [...]