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A group effort from all technologies is what makes a building smart, and video surveillance is an important technology in the connected story.


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A group effort from all technologies is what makes a building smart, and video surveillance is an important technology in the connected story.

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Video Surveillance For A Smart, Connected Building

A group effort from all technologies is what makes a building smart, and video surveillance is an important technology in the connected story.

New SRBX HQ Installs Scranton Products

Scranton’s Aria restroom partitions have been installed in the new Sacramento Regional Builders Exchange (SRBX) headquarters building in Northern California.

3D Scans For Mechanical Room Renovations

This buildings technology has changed the way MEP renovations can be designed, phased, and budgeted, especially where mechanical systems are mission-critical to facility operations.

SportsArt VERDE ECO-POWR Treadmill

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MaxLite Introduces Buy American Act Compliant LED T8 Tubes

The BAA-compliant LED T8 tubes support government, military, education, and healthcare facilities in their lighting upgrades.

Improve Emergency Planning At 2018 Facility Executive Live!

On September 20, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA, learn the 17 gaps that may threaten the effectiveness of your safety and security plans.

Gordon Brush Wins MADE: In America Award

Gordon Brush, certified American manufacturer of brooms and brushes, is the 2018 winner of the MADE: In America Award.

New enMotion® Flex Paper Towel System From GP PRO

Innovative new system, winner of a 2017 ISSA Innovation Award, is designed to help facility managers reduce waste, improve productivity, and enhance customer satisfaction.

New Survey Template Measures Employee Belonging, Inclusion

The template helps companies determine areas of focus to foster an inclusive workplace for underrepresented groups across race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, and more.

Honeywell Introduces Low GWP Refrigerant, Solstice N41

This nonflammable, R-410A replacement refrigerant has received a provisional number and a preliminary A1 designation from ASHRAE, one stipulation needed to bring the product to market.

IFMA 2018-19 Executive Committee, Board Of Directors

The International Facility Management Association has announced member-elected executive committee and new appointees of its global board of directors for the 2018-19 fiscal year.

Friday Funny: Top 5 Hometown Fourth Of July Fireworks

With Independence Day less than a week away, it's time to think about where you'll celebrate: The American Pyrotechnics Association shares its picks for the five best fireworks displays in the U.S.

EPA Recognizes Efficient Federal Facilities

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently highlighted facilities with reduced environmental impact during FY17 through the Federal Green Challenge.

Vaxtor & OnSSI Improve Security Data

New integration enables Vaxtor’s advanced LPR analytics to be deployed across OnSSI’s Ocularis VMS platform for analytics that can recognize, capture, and archive data on license plates, railway vehicles, USDOT numbers, shipping containers, and more.

Schneider Electric Introduces Masterpact MTZ Circuit Breaker

Product offers EcoStruxure Power capabilities required to build smart, dependable, sustainable power distribution systems; provides seamless integration with building and energy management systems.

Professional Sports Teams Going Solar

From the NFL to NASCAR, professional teams and facilities have installed nearly 34 MW of capacity across 16 solar installations over the past five years, according to SEIA.

Integration Automates GHS Label Creation

New partnership helps companies create chemical and safety labels that meet the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Hazard Communication Standard (HazCom).

Rave Guardian Enhancements Increase College Campus Safety

The upgraded Rave Guardian app now integrates with Rave Alert and allows college communities to easily connect through a custom mobile app.

Better Ventilation Pays Off In Productivity, Health

Fresh air is healthier than stale or polluted air, and while increasing ventilation may increase energy use, research shows the benefits of doing so outweigh costs. 

2018 Green Lease Leaders Recognized

Now in its fifth year, the Green Lease Leaders program administered by IMT and DOE increases visibility for real estate leaders who are implementing high-performance or energy-aligned leases.

Commercial Kitchen Equipment Cleaning

Soak Systems' subscription program removes the hassle of remembering to order and schedule tank and soap deliveries.

Outdated Tech Makes Workers Feel Less Productive, More Likely To Quit

Nearly half of workers employed by technology laggards feel like outdated devices are limiting their productivity, according to a new Unisys Corporation study.

ASHRAE Introduces 2018-2019 President, Officers, Directors

ASHRAE’s 2018-2019 president, Shelia J. Hayter, P.E., announced her term’s theme will be “Building Our New Energy Future.”

Siemens Acquires Comfy App Company

Expanding its smart building solutions portfolio, Siemens has acquired Building Robotics, whose user-friendly Comfy app empowers building occupants.

Master Planning Facilities? Avoid These Five Practices

A master plan can not only be a roadmap to guide next steps, but can also provide the framework to remain agile and responsive to change.

Coach Style Lantern Pedestrian Light

The Coach Style Light is a high performance utility grade LED luminaire with a traditional styling allowing it to complement well-established or historical settings.

Protect Outdoor Workers From Heat Illness

As temperatures rise throughout California, Cal/OSHA is reminding employers to protect outdoor workers from heat illness and encourage them to take cool-down breaks in the shade.

UL, Center For Active Safety Design Form Partnership

Initial focus is to expand the Center's Fitwel Certification System in China, while providing facility and building professionals more access to products that foster healthy buildings.

Pinpoint Alert App for Phones & PCs

The Pinpoint Mobile and PC Alert apps take all vital information from a user’s Pinpoint system, including alarm calls, and displays them on a mobile device or desktop PC.

What Issues Are Impacting Real Estate In 2018-19?

The Counselors of Real Estate released its annual Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate List, focusing on the current and long-term impact of each.

Friday Funny: Breaking Guinness World Records At The Beach

More than 1,000 people joined to create a work of art on a Florida beach during the first day of Summer 2018.

Gripper Doorstop for Lockdown Protocols

The Gripper Doorstop has recently emerged as a critical tool to prevent intruders from entering rooms during a school lockdown.

Did You Miss Our “Your Building: Go Green. Save Green. Make Green.” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how green values will drive value in your building or property investment, employee productivity and morale, community leadership, and more.

Summer Is Here, Be Lightning Aware

With summer officially begun, two groups focused on educating organizations and individuals about lighting highlight National Lighting Safety Awareness Week (June 24-30).

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