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The real estate investment trust won the 2016 IREM® REME Award for an energy efficiency retrofit implemented at its global headquarters, resulting in energy reduction of 15%.

SL Green’s Energy Retrofit Wins IREM Sustainability Award

SL Green’s Energy Retrofit Wins IREM Sustainability Award

The real estate investment trust won the 2016 IREM® REME Award for an energy efficiency retrofit implemented at its global headquarters, resulting in energy reduction of 15%.

Dero Stratus Shelter for Bike Parking

The Stratus Shelter is a modular glass and steel bike parking structure.

ZipWall Dust Barrier Toolkit

Protect areas of your facility that are not involved in a construction project from construction dust with this kit that creates a dust barrier up to 16' wide.

FM Alert: WELL And BREEAM To Align Standards

International WELL Building Institute™ and BRE to pursue alignments between the WELL Building Standard™ and BREEAM that will make it easier for projects pursuing both standards.

EnOcean Alliance, IBM Join Forces

The EnOcean Alliance and IBM have joined forces to standardize intelligent building solutions for the Internet of Things.

Good Seating For Non-Profits

For companies like Seating, Inc., the National Association for the Exchange of Industrial Resources (NAEIR) is a way to donate excess inventory.

GoatThroat SCP Pumps for Flammable Liquids

The SCP Pump Series is for the transfer of class 1 and class 2 flammable liquids.

Cork & Color Rubber Flooring From Mats Inc.

Fashionable flooring that combines design and quality, Panorama Cork & Color creates a mood and an impression while meeting the durability requirements of demanding commercial buildings.

How To Navigate The Property Condition Assessment Industry

Are all Property Condition Assessment (PCA) reports the same? How do you navigate the PCA consulting world to find the scope of services you are looking for?

Cyber Monday: More Employees Shopping Online At Work

Survey finds 53% of employees are using time at work to shop online, up from last year; nearly one in four employers say they’ve fired someone for using the Internet for non-work related activity, down slightly from last year.

EPA 2016 Food Recovery Challenge Winners

Participants in the most recent Challenge included grocers, restaurants, educational institutions, sports and entertainment venues and more.

Apply Lean Principles To Improve Efficiency, Increase Productivity & Lower Costs

Improve efficiency, increase productivity, and lower costs by applying Lean principles to facility cleaning in industrial manufacturing and office environments, working on-site to reduce waste.

Viakoo Automated Solution for Security Compliance

Viakoo is demonstrating the three versions of its Automated Surveillance and Access Control Data Stream Verification Solution at ISC East: Viakoo Proactive, Viakoo Preemptive, and Viakoo Predictive.

Fujitsu General Opens “Air Stage” On NYC’s Broadway

The manufacturer of variable refrigerant flow systems conceived of the space as a collaborative center where industry members can gather while viewing Fujitsu products in action.

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Lands Best Restroom Title

The votes have been tallied and the Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) International Airport came out on top in Cintas Corporation's 15th annual contest.

Galaxy Control Systems FICAM Certified Access Control Solution

Galaxy Control Systems has received new FICAM certification for its System Galaxy Software and for its CS Infrastructure System Galaxy Software.

Question Of The Week: To Gift — Or Not To Gift — At Work?

As the holiday season kicks off, many workers are starting to wonder if it’s appropriate to exchange gifts at work. What works and what doesn't?

EYE Lighting Marks 25 Years

The manufacturer of LED lamps, luminaires, controls, and related lighting products celebrated its 25 years in business at its headquarters in Mentor, OH.

At Lab Facility, Chilled Water Plant Improvements Boost Energy Efficiency, Maintain Required Environment

A state mandate along with an internal commitment to reduce energy consumption spurred a plant optimization project at Maryland's Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research.

Integrating Nature And Cities

A new book urges the integration of nature into urban design and planning to make cities and urban infrastructure truly green, sustainable, and resilient.

Kirk Trapped Key Interlock for HV Substations

Trapped Key Interlocks provide safe access to switchgear within HV substations.

Series R RTWD Water-Cooled Chiller From Trane

The Series R® RTWD water-cooled chiller for commercial and industrial buildings is now available for customers in North America and the Middle East who are seeking systems with lower global warming potential.

FM Alert: “Trash Madness” Toolkit Available

In an effort to promote proactive recycling and waste reduction practices within workplace environments, Legrand is offering a free “Trash Madness” toolkit.

Is Your Roof Gaining Weight This Winter?

Snow accumulation and even heavy rains set the stage for potential roof collapse. Here are four actions to take that will minimize this threat to people and property.

Lift Off Graffiti Removal Products

Lift Off Spray Paint & Graffiti Remover breaks the molecular bond of graffiti for removal without surface damage.

Siemens, Vigilent Partner On Data Center Cooling

Comprehensive thermal optimization address cooling challenges caused by shifting IT loads, uneven server densities, and changes in facility configuration.

A Day In The Life Of Stadium Management

Here are six ways to improve stadium facility operations — and the guest experience in the meantime.

Accu-CT® Series of Current Transformers From Continental Control Systems

The ACT Series of high-accuracy split-core current transformers are now UL Certified to meet the new 2017 National Electrical Safety Code requirement.

Friday Funny: This Guy Doesn’t Know Who Won The Election

No, really. Over a week later and he has no idea that Donald Trump is our president-elect. Plus, can the wind predict who will win an election?

Updated Envision2 NXW Reversible Chiller

The Envision2 Series NXW Reversible Chiller has been updated with new features.

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