April 2017 | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings

WORK 2022 — IOSH’s 2017-2022 strategy — supports experts' call for better data on occupational accidents and diseases.


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WORK 2022 — IOSH’s 2017-2022 strategy — supports experts' call for better data on occupational accidents and diseases.

Monthly Archives: April 2017

IOSH Launches New Vision To Protect Workers

WORK 2022 — IOSH’s 2017-2022 strategy — supports experts' call for better data on occupational accidents and diseases.

iOFFICE Adds Two Improvements To IWMS Offering

The technology company announces the integration of Slack into its platform as well as an improved design for its Service Request module.

New Polyiso Insulation From Firestone Building Products

This newest formulation of the company's polyiso insulation features the highest available R-value per-inch in cold temperatures.

Renovation Delivers New Student Union At Johns Hopkins

The renovation to create The LaB accentuated existing features of a half-century old campus facility while adding technology and flexible furnishings for students.

Friday Funny: The Sky’s The Limit

From a modular educational center for sub-Saharan Africa to a vertical stack of factory and recreational space, the winners of the 2017 Skyscraper Competition are an impressive display of creativity.

Flowgard Coating Systems for Ceilings and Walls

Flowgard is a line of high-performance coatings for use on ceilings and walls.

Halio Smart Tinting Glass From Kinestral Technologies

Kinestral Technologies recently unveiled the first installation of its new Halio smart-tinting glass at Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.’s San Francisco office.

Drones Gather Runway Improvement Data At World’s Busiest Airport

Data gathered by Michael Baker International will be used to improve and maintain runway conditions at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Construction Safety Under Par, Finds NSC Survey

In its survey of 14 industries, the National Safety Council found 58% of Americans working in construction thinks safety takes a backseat to productivity.

Axiom Energy Thermal Storage In Place At CA Whole Foods Market

Following a pilot test, the Los Altos supermarket is the site of the first completed installation of the Axiom Energy thermal energy storage Refrigeration Battery.

Camden Next Gen CM-AF500 Illuminated Annunciators

CM-AF500 illuminated annunciators have been enhanced with much brighter, clearer, easy to read text for superior visibility.

Two Humanscale Products Earn International Recognition

The Infinity task light wins Red Dot product award; OfficeIQ honored as a World Changing Idea Finalist by Fast Company.

SC Johnson Last Operating Corporate HQ Designed By Frank Lloyd Wright

The Racine, WI company has reintroduced free public tours of its historic Administration Building and Research Tower, designed by the renowned architect.

ARMA Joins OSHA During National Safety Stand-Down

The week-long safety awareness campaign aims to prevent falls from ladders, scaffoldings, roofs and other high places.

Hoover Commercial’s HUSHTONE Cordless Upright Vacuum

The HUSHTONE Cordless Upright is a durable, commercial-grade hard-bagged cordless upright vacuum with on-board tools.

Children’s Art Contest Recognizes FM Parents

For the 2017 Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, facilities management company C&W Services held an art contest for the children of their employees.

Acuity Brands Introduces SiteView Energy

Combining power metering devices and a digital dashboard, this energy management solution creates a detailed, real-time view into energy consumption.

Atlanta Takes On Boston In Third SWAP Challenge

In the DOE’s latest "Better Buildings Challenge SWAP" online video series, Atlanta and Boston swap energy management teams to gain new insights, save money, and improve their buildings through greater energy efficiency.

Don’t Be Left In The Dark: Perform Generator Maintenance

With hurricane season around the corner, regular maintenance and checkups help facility executives rest assured that their generators will provide backup power when needed.

Waste Management Analytics From Busch Systems

This manufacturer of recycling, compost, and waste containers has developed a free recycling and waste collection analytics software application that provides facility management useful insight into waste management activities.

Worksaver SATG & SASB Sweep Action Grapples

The SATG (Sweep Action Tine Grapple) and SASB (Sweep Action Solid Bottom Construction Grapple) sweep debris into the bucket to reduce cleanup time.

Sky Factory’s Open Sky Compositions Study Earns Award

The neural study on Sky Factory’s Open Sky Compositions has earned EDRA’s Certificate of Research Excellence.

Infographic: Telecommuting Trends

Remote work, telecommuting, or telework: No matter what you call it, it’s a growing workplace trend. Learn more about PGi’s Global Telework Survey results with this infographic.

Higher Education And LED Lighting Retrofits

LED lighting retrofits make a significant impact on energy intensity, usage, and efficiency in facilities at colleges and universities.

MM1018 Force Fit Gap Compensation Repair Product

MM1018 is a polymeric metal material repair product that delivers 100% force fit gap compensation for the repair of process equipment and structures, as well as demanding high-load, critical environments.

New L Series Line Of Laboratory Products From Chicago Faucets

The new L Series includes manual and electronic faucets, water, steam and gas valves, remote valves and spouts and combination fittings.

Earth Day 2017: Five Ways To Spread Environmental And Climate Literacy

In honor of Earth Day 2017, BOMA International has issued five suggestions for how facility professionals can promote sustainable best practices.

Friday Funny: Hasta La Pizza, Baby!

The future is here, as Domino’s plans to roll out a fleet of pizza-delivering robots in European cities.

ChargeSpot Wireless Charging for Phones & Tablets

ChargeSpot is a fast wireless charging transmitter for smartphones and tablets.

BACnet Explorer NG From Sierra Monitor

The new BACnet Explorer NG appliance simplifies device and network commissioning and integration for installers and system integrators.

The State Of Physical Access Control: Impact On The Enterprise

Download this free white paper from HID and learn about the latest systems, technologies, and trends in the access control industry.

Did You Miss Our Beyond LED Lighting Webinar?

View this free webinar video and learn strategies for using LED lighting to manage your energy and control your space.

Preparing For Higher Ed Staffing Challenges

There is an impending talent gap in the facility management profession, and higher education facilities are no exception.

Fil Doux Textiles’ Vinylife Biodegradable PVC

Vinylife is an enhanced biodegradable PVC now available with Pro-Tech ink and stain protectant.