Facility managers’ mobile access to their building information now includes information about equipment location, maintenance, and more.
ARC Facilities provides you a hassle-free way to centralize and access your building’s critical information. A mobile-friendly dashboard with customized navigation gets you to your O&Ms, drawings, and warranties in seconds, not minutes or hours.
Following a statewide facility condition assessment, TxDOT worked again with the firm Lockwood, Andrews and Newnam to focus on two important safety issues.
New cloud-based dashboards support critical information management needs for healthcare, education, and government facilities teams.
Facilities Information Management (FIM) is an archiving and information management solution to enhance workflow efficiency and team productivity.
Ed Coene’s original formula for success guided the development of a dynamic brand with international reach in print, online and unique events that are essential components of successful project development. Coene, founder and president of Group C, publishers of Today's Facility Manager and Business Facilities, passed away on September 17, 2013.
These developments reflect the increased desire for safe facilities that provide power, security, and convenience.
The nation’s floodplains are expected to grow by 45% by the end of this century: Work to reduce risk from floods by reassessing the conditions around building sites.
Water heating is often the first adoption of propane in a building during retrofits or during new construction off the gas mains.
This week, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council announced 50 facilities have achieved this accreditation for creating and maintaining proper cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention.
According to the national experts at Cooper Robertson, many institutions will need to re-evaluate their approach to important planning and design issues in order to thrive.
Oklahoma State University finds innovative learning potential in facilities management, receives industry award.
The WELL Health-Safety Rating helps organizations prepare their spaces to address health and safety concerns due to COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
Take proactive measures to prevent pest infestations before these gain a foothold.
Plan, quantify, reinforce—a strategy for keeping people moving in densely occupied spaces.
Whether it's a natural threat of extreme weather or a manmade hazard, a disaster can take out an electrical system. What is your plan?
Safety is imperative when designing healthcare facilities. Specifying the right materials for the floor is essential, yet can be overlooked for infection prevention.
Healthcare facilities designers have a leading role in creating safer spaces in a post-COVID-19 world. Here are five areas of focus to address when rethinking facility layout.
A sound information architecture (IA) strategy is key to realizing the potential of available technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI).
The technical document outlines best practices for COVID-19 decontamination, including cleaning, disinfection, worker safety, and post cleaning measurement.
From the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) here are five actions for facility management as these pests have increased opportunity to gain access to buildings.
Across the U.S., 16 hospitals are recognized for campus initiatives in wellness and community engagement through trees.
Architecture that blurs the lines between the building and nature while welcoming members of the community is shifting the paradigm for today’s behavioral health facilities.
To protect patients and healthcare workers from COVID-19, "essential" manufacturer STARC Systems is increasing production of instant isolation rooms.
The director of healthcare design at Chicago firm Skender shares advice based on her experience during the Ebola outbreak in 2014.
An open architecture model is the lynchpin for adopting the latest technologies in access control to meet the changing requirements facility executives face. A talk with Mercury Security President, Matt Barnette, elaborates on the company’s innovations as well as industry trends.
The installation of custom ASI Ceiling Grids at the school’s new facilities focused on the importance of space and ambiance, with an emphasis on bringing nature into the buildings.
A recent survey of facility planners by builder Mortenson finds nearly half believe there will be more construction activity on their campus over the next three years, compared to the past three.
Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) is seeking a Director of Facilities Management to supervise Johnson C. Smith University staff, contract staff and independent contractors engaged in general maintenance, custodial and grounds work, fleet maintenance, inventory management and event set-up.
Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is seeking a Director of Facilities Management and Planning. This individual will be responsible for ensuring College facilities support operational, administrative, and instructional requirements of the College effectively and efficiently.
In this Q&A, Holly Neber, 2019 President of the CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network and CEO of AEI Consultants, looks ahead for facilities.
NYC- based real estate investment company Simone Health observes five factors shaping healthcare facilities construction in the United States.
This framework of controls is key to keeping facility staff and others safe from electrical hazards.
The National Safety Council’s “Work To Zero” initiative educates safety professionals about the potential that technology has to eliminate workplace fatalities and serious injuries.
A global survey on electrical safety awareness by Littlefuse found that many facilities fail to conduct arc-flash hazard assessments, exposing workers to dangerous conditions.
By rethinking water conservation in three areas, facility managers help improve their organization's position.
Introduced in March 2019, S. 932 aims "To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax-exempt financing of certain government-owned buildings."
Examine the current situation, and evaluate the site to plan next steps to deter pest birds. Plus, advice for repelling mosquitoes.
Keep current with Americans with Disabilities Act developments to make better facilities decisions.
Through its Facilities Program Management Business Group, LAN helps K-12 education clients implement all phases of a school bond program.