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Three Technology Trends In Facility Management This Year

Technology should make it easier to implement preventative maintenance plans and keep your workers and facility occupants safe. Learn about three technology trends in facility management and grab your free copy of the facility manager’s software comparison guide.

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Do you want to turn your building data into actionable information? Focus on the energy, comfort and maintenance issues that impact your building the most? Are you ready to adopt more proactive maintenance? Learn more.

Cleaning Chicago Inside and Out with the Compact Crawler Boom Lift

Learn how Tom Trinen found the secret to success—for both his window cleaning and equipment rental businesses—with the JLG Compact Crawler boom lift.

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EcoStruxure™ Building Advisor | Smart Building Services

Do you want to turn your building data into actionable information? Focus on the energy, comfort and maintenance issues that impact your building the most? Are you ready to adopt more proactive maintenance? Learn more.

Sharpie PRO Permanent Markers

Available in three sizes, Sharpie PRO permanent markers boldly adhere to the toughest jobsite surfaces, including wet, oily, dusty, and abrasive.

Why HID-LED Conversion Matters (And It Isn’t Just Energy Savings)

A LED retrofit could have kept the lights on during Super Bowl XLVII in 2013, preventing the blackout that halted play for more than a half-hour.

Hospital Facility Dog Lends Patients, Families A Helping Paw

Mars Petcare and Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt have collaborated to bring a dedicated facility dog to families in need.

Report Reveals Gaps, Opportunities In CRE Technology

New research from BOMA International and Building Engines uncovers challenges and keys to success in commercial real estate technology selection, integration, and adoption.

Friday Funny: Duct Tape Dandies

From repairing leaky pipes to patching a screen, duct tape is known for fixing almost anything. It even helped these two creative teens win $20,000 in this year’s Duck® Brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest.

Integrated Security Systems At Industrial Sites

When it comes to the challenges and advantages of fitting an industrial site with security and surveillance, scheduling, timing, and ownership are keys to success.

RSS Business Facilities – Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions

  • Spirit AeroSystems Building New R&D Complex In Scotland July 18, 2018
    The Kansas-based aerospace manufacturer expects the new research and development complex at its manufacturing site in Prestwick, Scotland to open in 2019. - Read: Spirit AeroSystems Building New R&D Complex In Scotland at BusinessFacilities.com.
  • Rhode Island: An Engine For Economic Growth July 18, 2018
    Businesses located within the Quonset Business Park account for 14 percent of Rhode Island’s manufacturing jobs, with another 1,300 coming soon from Electric Boat. - Read: Rhode Island: An Engine For Economic Growth at BusinessFacilities.com.
  • MTD Creating 200 Jobs In Tennessee July 17, 2018
    The outdoor power equipment manufacturer will invest $10 million to expand production capabilities at its Weakley County, TN operations. - Read: MTD Creating 200 Jobs In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Sustainable Commercial Roofs | Reduce, Recycle & Reimagine Sustainability

Duro-Last Roofing Systems offer proven chemistry and decades of sound performance. As the commercial roofing industry’s leader in manufacturing prefabricated PVC roofing systems, Duro-Last produces roofing membranes with a history of providing long-term durability and watertight protection.

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Sharpie PRO Permanent Markers

Available in three sizes, Sharpie PRO permanent markers boldly adhere to the toughest jobsite surfaces, including wet, oily, dusty, and abrasive.

Partnership Helps Produce Hygienic Facilities

Stonhard has exclusive partnership with PolySto to create hygienic curbs, walls, and floors for food and beverage facilities.

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Sharpie PRO Permanent Markers

Available in three sizes, Sharpie PRO permanent markers boldly adhere to the toughest jobsite surfaces, including wet, oily, dusty, and abrasive.

Why HID-LED Conversion Matters (And It Isn’t Just Energy Savings)

A LED retrofit could have kept the lights on during Super Bowl XLVII in 2013, preventing the blackout that halted play for more than a half-hour.

Hospital Facility Dog Lends Patients, Families A Helping Paw

Mars Petcare and Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt have collaborated to bring a dedicated facility dog to families in need.

Partnership Helps Produce Hygienic Facilities

Stonhard has exclusive partnership with PolySto to create hygienic curbs, walls, and floors for food and beverage facilities.

Report Reveals Gaps, Opportunities In CRE Technology

New research from BOMA International and Building Engines uncovers challenges and keys to success in commercial real estate technology selection, integration, and adoption.

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Partnership Helps Defend Against Active Shooters

Singlewire Software and Fire Door Armor are partnering to provide organizations with safety solutions to defend against active shooters—a door barricade that keeps intruders out and sends an InformaCast mass notification when activated.

Ringling College Expands And Enlivens Campus Library

At the Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, FL, collaborative spaces and custom furniture were cornerstones of the library redesign.

The HON Company Introduces Solve Expansion With Colorwav

With the Solve seating line's new wave of choices, it's easier than ever to personalize your workplace with one refined solution.

Universal Introduces LED Web Resource

Universal Lighting Technologies has introduced a web resource to share its expertise in the design and development of standard modules, custom modules, and select Assembled in the U.S.A. LED modules.

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Protecting Facilities Against The Elements

Shield the building envelope from damaging exterior forces with routine, preventive maintenance.

Wind Energy Gains Speed Across U.S.

In its latest annual market report, American Wind Energy Association highlights expansion of this power source.

WiFi And 5G Wireless Networks

The first of these network types is familiar to facilities, while the second is emerging. What do you need to know?

Natural Light In Workplace Design

Cultivating a healthy indoor environment can begin with sound daylighting strategies.

Recent Issues

Facility Executive | June 2018 Issue

The June 2018 issue features a look at workplace design, including productivity, breakrooms, furniture, and natural light. Plus, green cleaning, energy efficiency, healthcare facilities, and more.

Facility Executive | April 2018 Issue

The April 2018 issue features a look at lighting systems, wastewater recycling, restroom maintenance, and data center trends. Plus, how one school is building tornado-safe rooms.

Facility Executive | February 2018 Issue

The February 2018 issue features our 2018 Facility Executive of the Year, an in-depth look at the building envelope, access control, document management, and more. Plus, our annual Readers' Choice Awards.

Education

Three Technology Trends In Facility Management This Year

Technology should make it easier to implement preventative maintenance plans and keep your workers and facility occupants safe. Learn about three technology trends in facility management and grab your free copy of the facility manager’s software comparison guide.

Looking Ahead: The Future And Predictive Cost Data

Download this white paper from Gordian and explore how traditional estimating methods contribute to inaccurate construction budgets, learn why predictive cost data was developed, and find out when to use it.

Did You Miss Our “Active Threats Preparation: A Universal Approach” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn practical tactics that enhance the ability to respond to crises and emergencies.

At Facility Executive Live!, Take Action On Energy Management

Attend this event in Philadelphia, PA on September 20, 2018 for a panel discussion about tools and strategies that will help you and your team improve energy management at your organization.

EcoStruxure™ Building Advisor | Smart Building Services

Do you want to turn your building data into actionable information? Focus on the energy, comfort and maintenance issues that impact your building the most? Are you ready to adopt more proactive maintenance? Learn more.

White Papers & Case Studies

Looking Ahead: The Future And Predictive Cost Data

Download this white paper from Gordian and explore how traditional estimating methods contribute to inaccurate construction budgets, learn why predictive cost data was developed, and find out when to use it.

Healthcare Case Study: Preserving The Past, Caring For The Future

At Pennsylvania Hospital, the nation’s first, facility upgrades help to steer 21st century operations.

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Sharpie PRO Permanent Markers

Available in three sizes, Sharpie PRO permanent markers boldly adhere to the toughest jobsite surfaces, including wet, oily, dusty, and abrasive.

Why HID-LED Conversion Matters (And It Isn’t Just Energy Savings)

A LED retrofit could have kept the lights on during Super Bowl XLVII in 2013, preventing the blackout that halted play for more than a half-hour.

Hospital Facility Dog Lends Patients, Families A Helping Paw

Mars Petcare and Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt have collaborated to bring a dedicated facility dog to families in need.

Partnership Helps Produce Hygienic Facilities

Stonhard has exclusive partnership with PolySto to create hygienic curbs, walls, and floors for food and beverage facilities.

Report Reveals Gaps, Opportunities In CRE Technology

New research from BOMA International and Building Engines uncovers challenges and keys to success in commercial real estate technology selection, integration, and adoption.