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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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Gilbane Building Company Completes Restoration Of Historic Kings Theatre

Extensive $95 million restoration and renovation revitalizes grandeur of former movie... ...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: Communication Methods

Whether monthly memos or informal meetings, what methods are most effective to reach staff... ...Read More...

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Are You Management Material?

New survey results indicate that motivational skills are what top executives consider when looking to promote employees to management... ...Read More...

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Energy Purchasing: Five Mistakes To Avoid

Now, more than ever, smart procurement and tracking are... ...Read More...

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Friday Funny: Newborn Rhino | Instant Danish “Horn” Star!

The open platform technology enables Copenhagen Zoo to pick camera brands and models that are perfectly suited to the highly challenging environment within the park's... ...Read More...

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During Flu Season, Don’t Forget The Breakroom

It may be surprising to learn that the breakroom is a primary hotspot harboring germs in the... ...Read More...

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Five Common Misconceptions About Concrete Floor Maintenance

To give maintenance professionals a better understanding of some of the key principles behind concrete floor maintenance, the IICRC has developed a list of commonly held... ...Read More...

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New Service Spotlight: Business Solution Services from Super Bright LEDs

Features of the program include project consultation, customized products, and supply chain... ...Read More...

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Facility Management Credential Programs Earn ANSI Accreditation

IFMA’s “world-class, gold standard” facility management credential program earns ANSI accreditation with seven... ...Read More...

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Snow Days Used For Job Searching

Job searches in New York, Philadelphia spiked during height of Winter Storm... ...Read More...