Technology Archives



Chicago’s Merchandise Mart To Install Distributed Energy Storage Technology

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Chicago’s iconic Merchandise Mart, one of the world’s largest commercial buildings and wholesale design centers, will install Johnson Controls’ distributed energy storage technology.


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.



Did You Miss The “ACT FAST: Decision-Making in Emergency Situations” Webinar?

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This webinar video addresses decision-making during an emergency using the Boyd Cycle or Observe-Orient-Decide-Act (OODA) Loop, which apply to any hazard in any environment.