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VELUX Dynamic Dome commercial skylights combine architectural elegance with increased light harvesting capabilities, resulting in savings on electrical lighting costs.


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VELUX Dynamic Dome commercial skylights combine architectural elegance with increased light harvesting capabilities, resulting in savings on electrical lighting costs.

VELUX Dynamic Dome Commercial Skylights

VELUX Dynamic Dome commercial skylights combine architectural elegance with increased light harvesting capabilities, resulting in savings on electrical lighting costs.

Protect Property From Rainstorm Damage

A commercial landscape contractor provides tips to safeguard landscaping and property during heavy rains.

Beyond Traditional Fire Detection

Video fire detection employs surveillance cameras and software analytics to detect smoke and flames.

Validating Electrochemically Activated Cleaning

Field measurement assists facilities cleaning staff and supervisors to ensure ECA cleaning methods are working as intended.

Safety And Wellness With Vitro Architectural Glass

Coast to coast, two recent projects using Vitro’s glass products highlight hurricane-resistant features and patient centered design.

Friday Funny: It’s Potty Time!

Once again, Cintas is seeking nominations for its annual America’s Best Restroom Contest. If you think you have the pinnacle of public potties, enter today!

Columbia Lighting Architectural Luminaire

The TCAT luminaire is designed to blend flat and curved geometrics, producing a sleek, subtle contour that complements architectural aesthetics in offices, schools, hospitals, and public spaces.

Low-Key Flooring

Keep these facility surfaces in good condition with minimal floor maintenance.

Five Leadership Lessons For My Younger Self

The director of landscape services at the University of Mississippi shares insights on cultivating success in yourself, and your staff.

Zen Ecosystems, Eyedro Green Solutions Partner On Energy Data

Zen's energy management platform will integrate with Eyedro's electricity monitoring capabilities to provide facilities customers with detailed energy-related data.

Access Control for Facility Common Areas

ProdataKey's cloud access control technology will seamlessly integrate into the Dwelo smart apartment platform to manage access to common areas of buildings or communities.

2018 Top 10 Worst Cities For Weeds, Lawn Disease

In honor of National Lawn Care Month, the National Association of Landscape Professionals has forecast the cities that will be most affected by lawn threats this spring and summer.

Seeing The Way To A Well-Lit Exterior

Consider the potential for glare, and how to avoid its effects when planning an exterior lighting project.

Exterior Lighting Retrofits

Consider site and operations requirements when choosing the best approach for outdoor lighting projects.

Functional, Stylish Emergency Lighting From Isolite

Where aesthetics are important, it's possible to meet code requirements for emergency lighting with stylish fixtures.

NECA Contractor Transforms IBEW Local 332 To Net Zero Energy

This union hall in San Jose, CA installed solar panels in 2001; the facility has been upgraded with a 200 kilowatt system.

Online Resource Portal Supports Lighting Upgrades

Universal Lighting Technologies' online resource portal offers both a database of local “ESCO Select” energy teams and support tools to help end-users find cost saving solutions for their next project.

Bluvision Workplace Optimization Solution Adds Emergency Mustering

Solution instantaneously determines how many people are present in designated mustering points and how many remain in the evacuation area needing to be rescued.

Construction On The Spiral In NYC Set To Begin

The 65-story building will feature a continuous green pathway wrapped around its façade, providing occupants access to landscaped, outdoor spaces.

DNA Test Rapidly Identifies Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreaks

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) helped New York City health officials identify the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak within hours and should be considered in all outbreak investigations.

Garland Wins Award For Roof Builder App

A provider of high performance commercial roofing and building envelope products, the company developed the app to help customers visualize how their roof will be built.

DMP XTLplus All Wireless Control Panel

The XTLplus all wireless security system has been expanded to include 99 zones for burglary control.

ErgoIQ From Humanscale

New web-based program allows employers to complete ergonomic self-evaluations for entire workforce in under 20 minutes.

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.

Trane New, Connected IntelliPak System

This next generation rooftop HVAC system connects with Trane's Symbio 800 for improved control throughout the unit's life cycle.

Lightning Safety At Outdoor Venues

Especially in summer months, lightning and other severe weather can threaten spectators, players, performers, and other guests at outdoor facilities.

Ten Companies Named New Energy Pioneers

Innovative companies from around the world were recognized at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit for their leadership in clean energy technologies and business transformation.

Security and Convenience with Brivo’s Cloud-Based Access Control Solution

Are you responsible for protecting your staff, facility and mitigating risks from both internal and external threats? Deterring specific behavior, increasing awareness of the exact activities occurring each day, and adding protocols help to prevent incidents from happening and enhance the safety of your overall organization.

UNVLT’s EVERLINE Emergency Drivers

EVERLINE Emergency Drivers allow indoor LED fixtures to serve as code-compliant emergency lighting sources.

Friday Funny: Duct Tape Prom Contest Raises The Stakes

In a departure from previous years’ competitions, for the first time ever two individual entrants will have a shot at $20,000 in Grand Prizes.

Tourlock 180+90 High Security Revolving Door

The Tourlock 180+90 is an automated four wing revolving door that allows security at entrances in a completely unmanned environment.

Schindler Elevators Slated For Midtown Manhattan’s Tallest Office Tower

Forty-two Schindler elevators and five Schindler escalators will move workers and visitors at One Vanderbilt, the 58-story, 1.7 million square-foot commercial office tower being built next to Grand Central Terminal.

School District To Save $15.3M With New Energy Efficiency Program

California’s Escalon Unified School District recently completed a 1.2 MW solar photovoltaic and integrated energy efficiency and STEM education initiative.

Epson LABELWORKS PX LW-PX300 Label Maker

The Epson LABELWORKS PX LW-PX300 is a portable wire-marking, barcode, and general-identification printer.

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