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The state’s Department of Transportation ordered a long-term facility plan on a short-term schedule.


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The state’s Department of Transportation ordered a long-term facility plan on a short-term schedule.

A Texas-Sized Facility Assessment

The state’s Department of Transportation ordered a long-term facility plan on a short-term schedule.

How Are Facilities Teams Using Technology Today, And In 2019?

A new survey from ARC reveals insight into the evaluation and acquisition of technology that facilities teams use to meet operating objectives.

Ease The Challenge Of Navigating Energy Policy

Building a clean energy strategy can be complex, so keep these four ideas in mind when planning the next move for your facilities.

Next Generation Digital Ribbon Cable

Next Generation Digital Ribbon Cable allows for high-speed, high-definition HDMI signal transmission over distances of up to 328'.

Mapping Energy Management

Confounded by energy efficiency options? Rely on a process to move toward goals.

Passing The Facility Leadership Torch

Taking succession planning into account when a facility executive leaves the organization is a boon to those who take up the mantle.

Facility Executive | December 2018 Issue

The December 2018 issue features HVAC, roofing, energy management, false alarms, and green restrooms. Plus, a look at passing the facility leadership torch.

Integrating Sustainability Into Facilities With An Eye On Waste

Here are a few ways to further integrate sustainability into daily business operations.

WAC Unveils Underwater LED

The LED Underwater Spot is suitable for illuminating ponds, fountains, and other wet environments with an underwater depth of up to 3'.

Friday Funny: Working In A Winter Wonderland

Inspired by all the things that can go wrong in your facility during this festive time of year, facility manager Charles Carpenter pens a “Winter Wonderland” song parody.

Self-Powered Bluetooth Sensor

EnOcean will launch a solar-powered occupancy sensor for Bluetooth lighting control systems, integrating its energy harvesting technology.

Bed Bugs Named 2018 Pest of the Year

Terminix named the top pest as part of its second annual Entomologists’ Almanac, a chronicle of the year in pest trends, spanning internet searches to social media.

Five Steps To Encourage Active Commuting

Only 3% of the American workforce commutes to work by bike or on foot with any frequency, despite many clear benefits.

Digitally-Printed Upholstery Textiles

Designtex 5x5, A Crypton Collection features five contemporary artists whose work is translated into five patterns in five colorways each, digitally printed onto Crypton-backed upholstery textiles.

Building Digital Competency: Transformation for Competitive Advantage

In an increasingly digital environment, a critical skill for facility management professionals is digital competency, not just for themselves but for their organizations overall.

2018 Maintains Skyscraper Construction Momentum

China has maintained its reign as the most prolific country when it comes to the construction of tall buildings, with 88 completions in 2018.

Top Seven IT Security Trends For 2019

A team of security analysts from Netwrix reveal the top IT security trends that will influence businesses in 2019.

SARA Risk Management Solution

SARA is a risk management solution and mass notification system that can integrate alarm systems.

Sherwin-Williams Unveils New Color Collections For Key Markets

Twenty-three new palettes for 2019 include market-specific options for commercial, multifamily, healthcare, hospitality, and education applications.

Nation’s Largest Public Educational Aquaponics Facility Opens In Pennsylvania

A sustainable, zero-waste ecosystem, AgWorks at CCA uses fish to fertilize plants, bio-controls in place of pesticides, and solar panels supply energy to power the facility.

Question Of The Week: Auditing Your Utility Provider Could Net Big Savings

Ordering a utility audit on a facility’s water, sewer, and stormwater bills reveals any overcharges that an organization may be paying.

EvaClean Infection Control System

EvaClean is a touchless electrostatic disinfecting and sanitizing system built around one standardized process and a safer chemistry with two advanced products—Protexus sprayers and PURTABS.

One Step Closer To Workplace Wellness

Whether or not your facility pursues WELL Building Standard certification (now in version 2), there are many steps that can be implemented for improved workplace wellness.

Five Ways To Battle Holiday Weight Gain In The Workplace

Employers can make it a little easier for workers to resist holiday treats and stay healthy by providing nutritious choices in the workplace.

OnSSI & Oncam Increase Situational Awareness

OnSSI's Ocularis 5.6 VMS and Oncam’s Evolution 12 Series and Evolution 180 Outdoor and Indoor Panoramic Cameras now seamlessly integrate.

Stylish FLEX Series LED Specification Troffer By Cree

The FLEX Series recessed lighting system offers energy efficiency while meeting the needs of architects and lighting designers.

2019 Data Center Trends: 10 To Watch

Uptime Institute looks at edge computing, security threats, and resiliency among the trends for data center facility managers and IT professionals to watch in the coming year.

Friday Funny: It’s The Most Productive Time Of The Year

Despite the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, a new survey finds worker productivity actually increases during this festive time of the year.

Verti-Lift Scissor Lift Tables

Verti-Lift scissor lift tables with tilt capabilities for ergonomics and product positioning are now available in stainless steel washdown designs.

Did You Miss Our “Creating Smart Buildings For The Future Of Work” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and you'll learn how to get the most from your IoT investments and go beyond mere efficiency.

New Cascades PRO Tandem™ Dispensers

Available in a sleek pure white or stylish dark gray, these dispensers are built for better hygiene and created for optimal performance.

Wellbeing, Technology Drive Workplace Productivity

Employers are prioritizing total wellbeing and embracing technology to drive workplace productivity and employee satisfaction, according to a new survey from Buck.

Bridging The Gap: Buildings And The Internet Of Everything

A key to this transition is creating an adaptive technology framework for the future of artificial intelligence in the building environment.

Visix Beta Signage Software

A beta version of the AxisTV Alert software application gives customers time-saving workflows to deliver important updates and critical alerts across their digital signage system.

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Introducing Seos®: The Next Generation of Credential Technology

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