Office Building Performance Reported in IREM Benchmarking Study
This annual research study analyzes operating income and costs in major metropolitan areas and regions in the United States and Canada. For the very first time, it also contains financial data for 354 medical office buildings.
Seattle Compels Energy Benchmarking
Buildings over 10,000 square feet and multifamily buildings with five+ units must report data April 2012.
IFMA Launches Online Benchmarking Tool
All information entered into BEX will be securely stored online, and the identities of those submitting data will not be revealed. All participants will have free and unlimited access to survey results, while nonparticipants may purchase an annual subscription to the results.
Resolution Provides Building Owners With Whole Building Energy Data
This resolution gives building owners and tenants the capacity to make informed decisions to drive energy efficiency improvements, while the aggregate nature of the data protects the privacy of occupants.
New Service Spotlight: Remote Energy Management Service from Schneider Electric
Previously branded as EnergyView Online, Remote Energy Management is a hosted solution that enables users to save energy from anywhere and at any time.
ISO 50001 Seeks To Standardize Energy Management Strategies
Organizations will have access to a single, harmonized standard for implementation across the board.
IFMA And I2SL Sign MOU
As a result of this agreement, I2SL and IFMA will be able to address a variety of topics, from operations and maintenance training for high-tech facilities to using BIM as a facility management tool.
NIBS Looks To Fill Void On Building Data
The Energy Information Administration will not release its 2007 Commercial Building Energy Consumption Survey or complete its 2011 Survey.
ASHE, IFMA Release Healthcare Benchmarking Report
The report provides relevant data that professionals can use to compare their operations to those of similar institutions and make the case to the boardroom for capital investment and resource allocation.
Legal Industry Council of IFMA Releases Benchmarking Report
This benchmarking report is the first to provide facility professionals in the legal field with a way to compare operational costs and best practices with others in the industry.
New Benchmarking Study Available from IREM
This annual research study from IREM analyzes operating income and costs for 1,850 private-sector office complexes—some containing multiple buildings—in major metropolitan areas and regions in the United States.
Professional Development: Checkup And Tune-Up
Guest Columnist Michael Redding investigates how to develop a facilities management strategy for the long haul.
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