2017 | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings

The city's tallest building, its crown underwent an exterior lighting upgrade that expands display options while easing maintenance and energy demands.

The city's tallest building, its crown underwent an exterior lighting upgrade that expands display options while easing maintenance and energy demands.

Yearly Archives: 2017

In Charlotte, NC, Bank Of America Tower Lights Up The Skyline

The city's tallest building, its crown underwent an exterior lighting upgrade that expands display options while easing maintenance and energy demands.

Friday Funny: 18,000 Hot Dogs. 65,000 Beers. 1,000 Volunteers.

When the #2-ranked Oklahoma Sooners take the #3-ranked Georgia Bulldogs in the 2018 Rose Bowl on January 1, what will it take to tackle 90,000 hungry, thirsty college football fans’ cravings?

OptimumAIR Boosts HVAC Efficiency

OptimumAIR is a module for the OptiCx optimization platform that improves occupant comfort and dramatically lowers costs.

Tallest Building In Western U.S. To Be Built In Los Angeles

The $1.2 billion plan aims to increase pedestrian flow and activity, engage the public, and activate the site and surrounding neighborhood.

Toronto H&M Retail Shop Shines Bright

At the intersection commonly referred to as Times Square North, the retailer's first flagship store in Canada features a fully illuminated curtain wall system.

Gibraltar Anti-Ram Bollards Installed On Las Vegas Boulevard

Gibraltar's anti-ram vehicle barriers have been installed on Las Vegas Boulevard to protect pedestrians from errant vehicles.

Five Ways To Spruce Up Spec Suites

Leasing ready-to-vacate office space in your building can be made easier by adhering to these tips from a senior architect at Dyer Brown Architects.

NanoSeptic Self Cleaning Surfaces

NanoSeptic skins and mats turn dirty, high traffic touch points—like door handles and countertops—into continuously self cleaning surfaces.

JVCKENWOOD To Acquire DMR Developer Radio Activity S.r.l

With this acquisition, JVCKENWOOD expands its DMR-compliant digital radio system solutions for enterprise and public safety.

Mass Notification: 5 Factors To Consider

Whether focused on routine alerts or emergency events, check this list when evaluating life safety systems.

Question Of The Week: How Does Your Cleaning Program Look For 2018?

A recent survey of facility end-users provided insight into the cleaning and maintenance products and processes being used more frequently.

Sustainability Through Performance Contracting

Eliminate existing barriers to on-site renewable energy systems with this third-party financing mechanism.

Harper Turf ATM 162 Slope Mower

The ATM 162 is a hillside slope mower that provides safety and comfort.

AIRX 77 PLUS Disinfectant

AIRX 77 PLUS is a ready to use, one-step disinfectant, virucide, fungicide, mildewstat, sanitizer, and cleaner for hard, non-porous surfaces

When Building Controls Veer Off Course

Here’s a look at why today’s building automation delivery process often yields inefficient results.

Restroom Dryers Dispatched

At Grand Central Terminal in New York City, new high efficiency hand dryers in the restrooms simplified operations for facility management.

Heat Transfer Technology Boosts HVAC Efficiency

Brazed plate heat exchangers are among the heat transfer technologies available for commercial buildings.

Bacarach MGS-550 Gas Leak Detector

The MGS-550 enables gas leak detection in the often harsh environments of industrial refrigeration.

Brother QL-800 Series Label Printers Offer Versatility

This is the only office category label printer capable of printing red and black over the entire printable area of a label.

Comprehensive Floor Care Strategies

Consider appearance and safety simultaneously when planning a facility floor maintenance program.

Repair Versus Replace HVAC Equipment?

Preventive maintenance keeps HVAC systems running, but don’t forget to take the long view to plan for 2018.

BHC Dilution Control Program

Simple Squeeze is a dispenserless dilution control program that consists of five dispensing quarts for facility cleaning needs.

Lighting Held In High Esteem In San Francisco MOMA Expansion

The project team for this museum project paid significant attention to the lighting throughout the entire facility. The loft-like galleries on the seventh floor were no exception.

Inside HVAC Systems

Changes to ductwork sealing practices and expanded ozone-friendly refrigerants are on the horizon.

Did You Miss Our Whole Building Control: From Concept to Reality Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn about the recent building control developments that have empowered innovative facility management.

Gordian Releases 2018 RSMeans Data

The most comprehensive construction cost database in North America is available in software, book, eBook, and CD formats.

Chassis Plans Rugged Portable Computers

The MTP Family is a line of rugged portable computers designed for use in highly challenging real-world military, industrial, and commercial applications.

Many Paths To Facility Management?

With the profession poised to be recognized by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018, is the track to facilities management becoming more defined?

Recent Survey Looks At FM Challenges, Opportunities For 2018

A provider of managed services and technology, Canon Business Process Services delves into which service issues are capturing the attention of facilities decision-makers.

The Future Of Facilities Is Digital

A steady increase in automated workflows and data-centric processes benefits the work of facility executives and their occupants.

Facility Executive | December 2017 Issue

The December 2017 issue features the impact of HVAC, professional development, floor care strategies, and more. Plus, FM Solutions 2018, a guide to facility management products and services.

Question Of The Week: How Buildings Learn

Behind their walls buildings have long supported an interplay of systems that belies their static presence. Now, the ability for buildings to learn and proactively impact operations expands the horizon of possibilities.

3M Stone Floor Protection System

The 3M Stone Floor Protection System restores the natural beauty of porous stone and produces a long-lasting shine.

Navigating NFPA 70E 2018 Revisions

Provides current risk management strategies and tactics to help keep workers safe by addressing the evolution of electrical technology.