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Massachusetts moves from the third to first; New York rejoins ranking in USGBC’s annual ranking of the Top 10 States for LEED Green Building.

Massachusetts Earns Top Spot In Green Building Ranking

Massachusetts Earns Top Spot In Green Building Ranking

Massachusetts moves from the third to first; New York rejoins ranking in USGBC’s annual ranking of the Top 10 States for LEED Green Building.

NK Technologies’ APN Series Power Monitor

The APN Series Power Monitor measures three phases of current and voltage and computes values necessary to track power usage.

Secure Deferred Maintenance Funds With Third-Party Data Analysis

Having comprehensive data on hand can help facility management in higher education successfully pursue funding for needed improvements and repair.

RLE Technologies’ Facilities Management System Receives Patent

The company’s latest patent was awarded for innovative mapping and nesting features that employ a distributed monitoring model in facility management systems.

Northrop Grumman Plant Earns LEED Gold Certification

The aerospace company’s new 366,000-square-foot manufacturing center for the U.S. Navy’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft received a total of 68 LEED® credits out of the 73 pursued.

Johnson Controls Seeks Women In STEM

The company’s new “Next Chapter” program will help place women who are re-entering the workforce in engineering and technology positions.

Butlerib II Wall System Offers Design Flexibility

The Butlerib II wall system offers design freedom and flexibility at an affordable price.

FM Alert: Cradle To Cradle Certified Product Standard Recognized By EPA

Approximately 350 building materials, construction, and furnishings products from 159 manufacturers have achieved Cradle to Cradle product certification to date.

Collection Containers: Green Means Organics

Keep America Beautiful, U.S. Composting Council along with other nonprofits and government agencies recommend designating green as the color standard for organics collection containers.

Alexa, Make My Building Run Better!

This op-ed asserts that it’s time to learn from the group across the aisle – the consumer sector.

ZKBioSecurity Management Software & C2P Video Event Integration

ZKBioSecurity software has been integrated with C2P (ConvergenceTP, Inc), a provider of video event integration.

Protect Facilities From Rainstorm Damage

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

101 Series™ By The Hon Company

The new laminate desk and storage collection makes office planning easy.

Intelligent HVAC Systems Through Smart Building Technology

Sensors, software, and third-party analytics come together to provide facility management leaders new ways to operate not only HVAC, but all building systems.

Brock Environmental Center Wins SBIC Top Honors

Chesapeake Bay Foundation facility earns Honor Award in 2016 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards.

Sustainable Commercial Roofs | Reduce, Recycle & Reimagine Sustainability

Duro-Last Roofing Systems offer proven chemistry and decades of sound performance. As the commercial roofing industry’s leader in manufacturing prefabricated PVC roofing systems, Duro-Last produces roofing membranes with a history of providing long-term durability and watertight protection.

Reebok Sublite Cushion Tactical Footwear

Reebok Sublite Cushion Tactical is a line of tactical footwear designed for law enforcement and first responder professionals.

Did You Miss Our Green Cleaning Webinar?

View this free webinar video and learn the importance of green cleaning and new trends, buttressed by hard facts and statistics about changing your practices and cleaning for health.

Friday Funny: In Flight Furies

Who is the most aggravating person on the flight? The seat kicker behind you trumps the bad parent, according to a new study.

Rite-Hite GuardRite Retractable Barrier System

The GuardRite Retractable Barrier provides heavy-duty protection and stores flush with the floor when access is needed.

Lower Lighting Use, Raise Spirits On Shorter Winter Days

Updated lighting control systems help to support facility management goals — meeting building codes and providing effective illumination for building occupants.

First Place Facility Designs In ASHRAE Technology Awards

Now in it 35th year, these ASHRAE awards recognize a vivarium, training laboratories, a transport center, a hospital, a police headquarters, and two office buildings.

Facility Managers View Energy Efficiency As Operating, Investment Strategy

Facility managers in states with strong energy efficiency programs more likely to install energy efficient lighting and HVAC equipment, according to new DNV GL survey.

Acuity’s xCella Wireless Control System

xCella Wireless allows for the control of lighting, HVAC, and plug load in small spaces and can also be networked for a floor or building-wide solution.

Infographic: 10 Rules For Forklift Safety

Graphic Products’ infographic examines forklift operation rules and regulations, lays out important statistics, and provides tips for eliminating forklift hazards and enhancing safety.

Delos, HKS Partnership To Study Built Environment, Health Impacts

The two firms will collaborate to discover, evaluate, and improve upon the effects of the built environment on occupant health and well-being.

DOE Introduces Energy Efficiency Project Financing Navigator

The Better Buildings Financing Navigator helps building owners, facility and energy managers, and other decision-makers connect with financiers, including banks and financial institutions, to pursue energy-saving measures.

In-Building Cellular For Mid-Sized Facilities

Small and mid-sized facilities have traditionally faced the same upfront costs for wireless networks with longer ROI.

Liebherr LRT 1090-2.1 Rough-Terrain Crane

The LRT 1090-2.1 is a rough-terrain crane with all-terrain maneuverability set to debut at the 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG show (March 7–11, Las Vegas).

ToughSorb Semi-Permanent Adhesive Mats From Brady

The new mats are easy to adhere and remove, while providing absorbency in high traffic areas.

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