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October Is Fire Prevention Month

The Fire Equipment Manufacturers' Association recognizes the month by offering seven tips on preparedness.

Web Exclusive: Who Gets Stuck Sweeping Up All That Confetti? Political Conventions In The Eyes Of The...

Prepping for the Democratic and Republican national conventions required long lead times to ready the host facilities.

DuPont Wins Patent Case

The Provincial Court in Barcelona, Spain last month held in favor of DuPont on all counts in the company's appeal to protect and enforce its patent covering the use of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)-23.

AHRI News

The association had added a new VP and will move to a new headquarters this month.

Atlas Paper Mills, LLC Appoints Chairman

The Florida-based supplier of paper towels and tissues made the announcement earlier this month.

Back To School Scholarships

Eight college bound students have received funds toward their education in commercial electronic systems.

Life Cycle Analysis From Carlisle SynTec

The roofing materials company will calculate the return on investment for a variety of roofing approaches.

Guest Commentary: What to Do About Pending “Green” Legislation

The bottom line is that green building legislation is coming—and companies, their CEOs, their SVPs of Real Estate, and their facilities managers need to get ready.

White Paper On Mass Notification Systems

Rolf Jensen & Associates, Inc. has published a five-page paper on the topic.

Air Force Captain Achieves IFMA First

Captain Walter L. Miller becomes first Air Force member to earn credential.

Emerson’s U.S. MOTORS Brand Is 100

The manufacturer of electrical motors was founded in Los Angeles, CA in 1908.

EPA Focuses On Recently Acquired Facilities

An interim policy offers incentives to new owners who correct environmental violations at recently acquired regulated facilities.

Herman Miller Employees Donate Time

More than 100 of the company's employees traveled to Alexandria, VA to help six non-profit organizations in the city. As part of a Herman...

BONUS FRIDAY FUNNY: Monk-E-Mail

Many people don't feel particularly funny these days, which is one of the reasons the FacilityBlog Friday Funny tries so hard (sometimes too hard)...

Johnson Controls Acquires Energy Services Firm

The company has acquired PWI Energy, an independent global provider of energy and greenhouse gas management services, based in Philadelphia, PA. Terms of the...

GE To Take Low Voltage Offerings On The Road

GE Consumer & Industrial’s Electrical Distribution business will travel to 31 cities throughout the U.S. and Canada by January 2009. Beginning in August, GE’s...

Flooring Company Acquires Burke Industries

Mannington Mills recently announced its acquisition of Burke Industries, a manufacturer of resilient based products including rubber flooring tiles, wall base, treads, and accessories.“The...

Kimball Office Donates To Chicago Lighthouse

The $10,000 gift from the office furniture manufacturer will help support 24 programs for visually impaired children and adults. Chicago Lighthouse is a social...

Facilities Housing Pandas In China To Be Rebuilt

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), in cooperation with The Giant Panda Conservation Foundation (GPCF), has joined the Chinese Ambassador to the United...

FRIDAY FUNNY: A Reptile Walks Into A Bar…

... And patrons welcome it by taking some photos with it and setting it up at the bar. (That was after taping the mouth...

CNBC Series To Feature Herman Miller President And CEO

Brian Walker will be a guest on the fifth and final episode in the series, "The Business of Innovation." The episode will air this...

New Research Shows Employers Offering More Amenity Options

Companies are offering employees a wider range of amenities than in years past, according to results from a recent International Facility Management Association study....

US Private Security CEO Addresses Mexican Government Leaders

Kent Moyer, CEO of The World Protection Group, a company specializing in executive protection, uniform protective services, investigations, and threat management based upon proactive...

FM Issue Web Bonus: Options Can Help To Reduce Energy Costs

As the energy market evolves, so have the options that facilities have to control these costs.

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