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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: What Are The Pros And Cons Of Waterless Urinals And Eco-toilets?

Facility manager wants to know the pros and cons of using waterless urinals and eco-friendly toilets in a refurbishing... [...]

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Channel Spotlight: Operational Intelligence By OSIsoft

OSIsoft is a global leader in operational intelligence. The company's PI System is the industry standard in enterprise infrastructure for management of real-time data and events.... [...]

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Data Center Maintenance: 5 Tips

Consider these simple strategies to increase the efficiency and extend the life of data... [...]

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FM Alert: Energy Efficiency Key Priority For Higher Ed Facilities

Energy efficiency ranks as the key priority among higher education facility leaders, according to new study from Schneider Electric and the Alliance to Save... [...]

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Facility Executive | July/August 2015 Issue

This issue takes a comprehensive look at a multitude of security issues and their solutions. Also featured: HVAC, hospitality case study, pest control, professional... [...]

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The HVAC Factor: Insulation For Chilled Water Piping

With hot, humid climates as the focus, several types of chilled water pipe insulation were field... [...]

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New Product Flash: Night Owl Perimeter Lighting System From CAST Lighting

The system's infrared illumination setting boosts the effectiveness of night vision-capable CCTV... [...]

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Question Of The Week: The 3 Bid Rule?

What methods do others use to maximize quality of... [...]

Focus On: Waste Management

Several recent textile and fabric product releases are featured in this latest post.... [...]

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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... [...]