Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Facilities-Management articles below.
In recognition of 2017 World FM Day, Sodexo has ranked the top metropolitan areas for sustainable workplaces—Washington, DC, San Jose, San Francisco, Denver, and Seattle top the list.
The winners of this year’s Global FM Excellence Awards have been revealed to coincide with today’s international World FM Day 2017.
Alliance will provide connected solutions for stronger facility management, safety, and security.
New version of mobile app reflects the industry’s transformation to a mobile-first model for facility and property management.
Tackling deferred maintenance, energy costs, and staff training are cornerstones of the facilities department in Manchester, NH.
The $1 trillion profession is facing a critical shortage of professionals as career paths in the industry undergo “significant change,” according to a new report from IFMA and RICS.
QuickBook provides a powerful mobile room and resource booking app that works on multiple platforms.
The new partnership will deliver connected lighting for smart commercial and industrial buildings, rapidly accelerating adoption of the Internet of Things.
If your facility has a pool, keeping people happy and healthy in the water while creating a clean water experience for all can be a challenge.
Facility management extends asset life with a two-step approach to preventive maintenance: inspection, followed by execution.
As seasoned facility management professionals enter retirement, the next generation benefits from technology that captures institutional knowledge.
A new report from JLL reveals five ways hospitals are applying advanced data analytics to improve operational performance of buildings, property, and equipment.
Recommended practices promote workplace safety and health programs in construction; comments on changes in the agency’s standards are now due Jan. 4.
Organizations have distinct needs, but this roadmap to Centralized Facilities Management (CFM) may be effective for many facility executives.
iWAREHOUSE Evolution provides vital analytics tools for warehouse managers, allowing them to promote operator accountability and monitor compliance, risk management, and metrics for their industrial vehicle fleet, operators, and batteries.
The proposed APPA 1100: Facility Management Terms and Definitions, will establish a database of nationally recognized terms and definitions used within the facilities, building, or supporting infrastructure industries.
Latest release of Metasys® building automation system (BAS) enhancements boosts productivity, improves energy efficiency, and helps protect against cyber threats.
A fresh design, availability of the Expressions line of laminate and metal colors, and other added features give the Inspiration Plus Lectern more benefits than ever before.
How does a facility manager find local networking opportunities in areas underserved by a national organizations?
Sodexo's Directors of Facilities in K-12 schools are now EPA-trained "masters of indoor air quality" after completing EPA's 10-course Masters of IAQ series.
OSHA has delayed the effective date for its new rule enforcing employees’ rights to report workplace injuries, illnesses.
In honor of World FM Day, we invite you to share your views on the impact current global trends are having on the job of facility management.
Optimal workplace design is a key driver of organizational innovation, according to the U.S. Workplace Survey 2016 from Gensler.
A recent survey of corporate real estate executives finds an increased focus on the strategic aspects of CRE within companies.
The new app makes reactive, time-consuming and error prone utility cost and consumption budget creation, forecasting, and reporting fast, transparent, and accurate.
Results indicate high customer satisfaction and proper staffing levels are high on the list of campus facility management priorities.
Facility leaders work to maintain compliance as fire and life safety codes change to reflect new technologies or lessons learned.
For portfolios lacking built-in sensor technology, networked HVAC components, and other big data tools, a probabilistic model can provide actionable insights.
With 150+ locations in 19 states and District of Columbia, Denver-based CorePower Yoga needed to centralize its work order process.
Facility management executives are in the position to bolster organizational goals via workplace design.
This UL compliant battery charger ensures a reliable power supply in all types of demanding industrial applications, including oil and gas.
The MLBLT-18W-LED-25 industrial LED spotlight from Larson Electronics is designed to provide a high output and ruggedly durable lighting solution for applications where corrosion resistance and waterproof lighting is required.
In a new report from JLL, Infection Control Rises to Top of C-Suite Agenda, a panel of facilities management infection control experts connect effective facility design, operations, and management to the ability to control and dramatically reduce healthcare-associated infections.
With the app, facility managers collect data and alerts from sensors integrated into restroom amenities, from soap dispensers to air fresheners, as well as non-amenities like entrance doors.