The U.S. DOE announced the 17 projects selected for solid-state lighting core research, product development, and domestic manufacturing. This is the first time the DOE has funded manufacturing projects in this realm.
Columnist Tom Condon presents five guidelines to help get managers ready for the modern facility.
Many companies have found that low cost domestic sourcing can offer a key solution, complement global strategies, and help both U.S. and foreign firms expand their reach in the U.S.
The Hazard Communication proposed rule seeks to ensure that the hazards of all chemicals produced or imported are evaluated and communicated to employers and employees. Modifying OSHA’s existing HCS could harmonize chemical hazard communications worldwide, help U.S. employers compete in the international marketplace, and increase work safety.
Facility managers can calculate their facility water usage and potential savings using a iPhone.
With CIMS-GB, facility managers can evaluate cleaning services for impact on environmental sustainability and occupant health.
With a growing emphasis on cost-effective building maintenance practices, many facility managers are looking for ways to increase elevator efficiency and performance,
This is the first completely EnOcean-based self-powered wireless current sensor.
A family in Australia built a house to maximize the benefit they glean from the sun.
Geared for small- and medium-sized organizations, the system from Panasonic Communications Company of North America supports a variety of phone types (e.g., analog, digital, IP).