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Laminam, Vaughan, Ontario, Canada

New Laminam Facilities Reflect Commitment To Sustainability

Philip Eeles, President, Laminam North America discusses the company's current corporate expansion and its five new facilities across Canada and the U.S.
Commercial Fire Detection Technology

Three Considerations To Effectively Vet Commercial Fire Detection Technology

Whether creating a fire safety plan for the first time or revisiting it after a few years, here are some important factors to keep in mind when choosing a fire detection system.
Air Filtration

Breathing Easier: Air Filtration Innovation Eliminates Smoke, Improves IAQ

New filtration technology from a university research laboratory is proving to be a game-changer in the fight against smoke produced by global wildfires.
acoustic solutions

Acoustic Solutions: The Impact Of Sound In Schools

By effectively managing noise levels, acoustic solutions can enhance communication, increase productivity, and improve student and teacher success.
Healthcare Design

Transforming Healthcare Design: The Power Of Personalized Artwork In Elevating Patient Experience

These three healthcare design projects feature curated, customized, and personalized artwork that speaks to their specific patient demographic.
Bed Bugs, Commercial Facilities

How To Control Bed Bugs In Your Commercial Facility

Knowing how to spot bed bugs will help ensure the safety of your employees and customers, and ultimately protect your bottom line.
Selecting Flooring

Selecting Flooring: Traditional Design Stands The Test Of Time

Selecting durable flooring is essential when designing commercial spaces that will sustain years of wear and tear with many people walking throughout the facility.
School, Access Control

Access Solutions: More Than A Checkpoint On Your School Doors

Prioritizing the modernization of access solutions in educational facilities will help bolster the safety and security of occupants in these environments.
facility management budgets

Facilities Management Best Practices: How To Identify Where To Spend And Save

Balancing budgets while ensuring the smooth operation of facilities can be challenging, especially when money is tight.
SARSCOV2 virus

A Layered Approach To Clean Air

In the pursuit of improved indoor air quality and infection mitigation, combining UVC and MERV 8 filters exceeds MERV 13 pathogen removal performance.
energy consumption

3 Crucial Ways To Energize Profitability

These facilities management strategies can drastically reduce operational costs, lessen environmental impact, and improve the working environment for employees.
Situational Awareness Technology

Situational Awareness Technology: Security For Large Facilities

Situational awareness technology has revolutionized the way retail malls approach safety and security. Learn how the Mall of America security team put it to use.
OSHA Fall NEP

OSHA Is Falling For You  

OSHA has launched a new National Emphasis Program focused on preventing workplace falls.
Energy Efficiency Hospitals

Beyond Energy Efficiency: Transforming Hospitals Through An Integrated Approach

By embracing energy-efficient practices, hospitals can enhance patient experiences and improve employee well-being, all while contributing to a healthier planet.
security threats

AI-Backed Security Monitoring Trailers Adopt Broader, More Proactive Approach

Machine learning and advanced analytics enable mobile CCTV security systems to proactively thwart security threats while also driving operational efficiencies
Office Construction

Dentist Duo Builds Customized Office Complex

Waterford Stone by Echelon was chosen to create an enduring, modern exterior for a new Georgia Dental Complex.
maintenance strategy

Top 5 Strategies Used By Leading Maintenance Teams

The role of a well-planned, multi-pronged maintenance strategy is to minimize the likelihood of unexpected failures and the consequent operational disruptions.
Lease Management Software

Retail Facilities: Lease Management Software Or Spreadsheets?

Why you should consider saying goodbye to spreadsheets in favor of lease management software for your retail facilities.
Restroom Hygiene

Meeting Lofty Expectations Of Restroom Hygiene: Three Years Post-Pandemic

Restrooms remain under scrutiny and are one of the most essential areas for facilities to maintain in order to ensure excellent hygiene for guests.
Measuring Facilities Performance

Defining And Measuring Facilities Performance

From space utilization to community benefits, here are five ways organizations define facilities performance and strategies for measuring it.
Fault detection and diagnosis (FDD) webinar

Did You Miss Our “Building Analytics, Skilled Labor Shortages & Decarbonization” Webinar?

View this free video webinar to learn how fault detection and diagnostics (FDD) has become a critical part of the resilient facility team’s tech stack.
Optimizing operations, Hybrid Office

View Our Free “Optimizing Operations In The Hybrid Office” Webinar

In this free video webinar, learn how optimizing operations in an office building has taken on newfound significance in the era of hybrid work.

[VIDEO] Capital Planning Advice for Facilities

Creating a sustainable and adaptable capital plan will take a coordinated effort among decision-makers and a tactical plan of attack. Learn more.