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This week, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council announced 50 facilities have achieved this accreditation for creating and maintaining proper cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention.


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This week, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council announced 50 facilities have achieved this accreditation for creating and maintaining proper cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention.

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50 Facilities Join GBAC STAR Accredited Sites

This week, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council announced 50 facilities have achieved this accreditation for creating and maintaining proper cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention.

Designing For Wayfinding

Guiding facility occupants helps to provide both comfort and safety.

Using Mass Notification To Maintain Facility Safety During A Pandemic

View this free video webinar and learn how to use technology in your facilities for mass notification, the benefits of combining on-premises notification with mobile alerts, and more.

New Medical Gowns Made In USA

EZDoff 100% Made in USA PPE medical gowns are produced in Michigan by ProTEC-USA, a new Cadillac Products Inc. company.

High-Performance Buildings, Human Impact

To achieve optimal performance, buildings need to respond to how people perform inside them.

Maintaining Water Features For Safety And Efficiency

If COVID-19 has caused you to pare down or shut down operations of water features, keep these tips in mind to maintain safe, efficient systems.

Thermal-Sensing Touchless Time Clocks

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BSSC Updates Earthquake Design Provisions For FEMA

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Delivering On The Gift Of Solar Energy

Global Links, a Pittsburgh non-profit that helped others through the COVID-19 crisis, received its own relief through solar energy financing.

News From NFPA: What Is Causing False Fire Alarm Activations?

When properly designed, installed, inspected, tested, and maintained, fire alarm systems and detectors normally provide many years of fault-free operation.

Optimizing Medicine In Unlikely Places

EaaS provides an alternative to the typical customer-funded or financed capital improvement project, and rising operations and maintenance costs.

New BodyBilt Ergonomic Mesh Chair From ErgoGenesis

Midcelli is a new ergonomic mid-back mesh chair that provides customized, affordable comfort for working from home or office.

IMETCO Receives ICC Approvals On Rainscreen Wall Panel Systems

The company has received ICC approvals for its Latitude™ and Element™ architectural wall panels used as a part of its rainscreen systems.

A Look At Propane For HVAC Systems

As an energy source, propane offers facilities efficient, low-cost equipment operation that can help to lower overall carbon footprint.

OSHA Publishes New FAQ On N95 Respirators

The new FAQ, OSHA explains why an N95 respirator is effective at protecting users from the virus.

Employees Need To Feel Safe At Work: Plan Now For The New Janitorial

Informed by experts in infectious disease and industrial hygiene, ABM EnhancedClean gives facilities executives a strategic approach to help keep people safe as they return to work.

OUS Offers Energy Savings as a Service

Energy Savings as a Service (ESaaS) allows companies, facilities, and organizations of every size to upgrade their existing energy infrastructure to modern, energy-efficient solutions—but without the up-front costs typically associated with such a project.

The Way Forward With WELL Certification

The new WELL Health-Safety Rating expands on IWBI focus for healthy facilities.

Green Buildings, Safety First

Four new pilot credits in the LEED rating system include a focus on surface cleaning and indoor air quality.

Future of Museums & Cultural Facilities

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.

Thermal Technologies For Facility Security and Workforce Safety

For facility security and health and safety, thermal cameras can be a valuable component.

Eden Helps Safely Return to the Office

SaaS suite empowers office teams to safely return to work and streamline operations using several new Eden applications, including COVID team safety, room booking, visitor management, and modern ticketing.

IBHS Offers Wildfire Preparedness Guide For Small Businesses

Amid an active western wildfire season, “Wildfire Ready–Business” provides foundational preparedness projects for small businesses and commercial building owners.

Maximize Service From Your Landscape Contractors

Communicate with your landscape service provider to cultivate beautiful results.

Panasonic i-PRO Secure Campus Program

The i-PRO Secure Campus program makes it easier for K-12 schools and school districts to discover, procure, and implement the security solutions they need to help protect students, staff, and visitors.

Mass Notification Plays A Part During COVID-19

Robust communication helps to keep facility stakeholders informed about evolving conditions and protocols throughout the pandemic, and beyond.

It’s Not Too Late To Open Buildings Back Better

Identifying financing for public buildings to carry out HVAC, energy, and other infrastructure improvements can be a challenge. Here's insight from leaders of two energy groups.

Resilient Buildings As First Line Of Defense

Assess risks and access resources to fortify your facilities to withstand threats and hazards.

Hospitality Advisory Associates

A group of hotel and real estate veterans have launched Hospitality Advisory Associates (HAA) to help hospitality companies navigate every stage of the hospitality investment life cycle.

Reduce COVID-19 Risks In Commercial Buildings Without Wasting Energy

As offices, schools, and retail stores reopen, ACEEE’s Steven Nadel discusses how to reduce COVID-19 risks without wasting energy.

Janam Temperature Sensing Kiosk

GT2 is a temperature sensing kiosk that reads the body temperature and confirms the identity of individuals entering a facility while also offering optional mask detection.

Building Electricity Consumption Rising Faster Than Occupancy

After dropping 24%, U.S. office building electricity consumption has risen to 89% of its pre-pandemic level.

Before The Storm: Alternative Construction Procurement For Your Disaster Prep Kit

View this free video webinar and learn how to proactively plan for catastrophic situations by having an alternative procurement program in place before disaster strikes.

Senior Housing Scorecard Pilot Launched By Fitwel

With participation from leaders in the industry, this healthy building certification has launched a pilot program to gather and share best practices for these communities.

Aurigo Software Masterworks 2021

Masterworks 2021 has a whole new look and feel, delivers powerful new configuration and workflow features, and introduces new AI sentiment analysis and insights.

Performance-Based Design And Advanced Fire Detection Systems

Facility managers can minimize underused space and cost effectively optimize safety with aspirating systems that continuously take in smoke at identifiable, concealable sample points.

PDR Designed HP Inc. Campus Achieves LEED ID+C Gold V4

The interiors of the HP Inc. campus, designed by Houston-based PDR, has been awarded LEED v4 Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

Red Wing Introduces Lightest Work Boot

EXOS Lite is Red Wing's lightest work boot and was created to meet needs of the next generation of workers

Video Webinar: Redefining Security, Convenience, And Safety For Your Institution

View this free video webinar and discover how HID is enabling choice as institutions are redefining what security, convenience, and safety mean to them.

Bringing The Indoors Out For Workplace Design

Experts in workplace design, from HLW, Pininfarina of America, and Ted Moudis Associates, share insights on creating outdoor spaces for employees, as well as bringing nature inside.

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