A surprising mix of technology, government reinvention, and enforcement methods are transforming today's police forces, according to Perkins+Will.
Unwanted furniture does not need to go into a landfill.
Ceilings are significant for both visual and acoustic comfort.
The communal layout is a staple in many facility planners’ playbooks, but is it right for all scenarios?
Achieving an ideal lighting scenario with LEDs calls for consideration of myriad characteristics.
Variable speed drives make chiller equipment more efficient. Enhancing internal controls increases this further.
HVAC systems and room air currents significantly impact transmission of airborne illness.
Across sectors, facility professionals find solutions through the Department of Energy's Better Buildings Challenge.
Protecting people and property requires a risk assessment and relevant strategies.
Old can be as good as new, especially when pursuing sustainable certifications.
Creating a workplace fit for today and the future requires insight from facility managers.
Paramount to their operation is keeping tabs on power supply.
For HVAC systems, moving from pneumatic to digital streamlines operations and maintenance.
A look at the topics covered over the past year provides a peek into what will be top of mind in 2014.
Trends in roofing continue to focus on safety and longevity.
This chemical free process may help facilities further green maintenance goals. From the October 2013 issue.
A growing share of facility energy use comes from plug loads. From the September 2013 issue.
Security tools broaden access control capabilities, with an eye on increased mobility. From the August 2013 issue.
While not quite here yet, going “IP all the way” can reduce the complexity of building system networks. From the July 2013 issue.
Myriad levels of interaction characterize the next generation of facility controls. From the June 2013 issue.