Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Facility Management articles below.
Building codes, emergency strategies, and thoughtful design help protect residence hall occupants when an emergency evacuation is necessary.
During this free webinar, attendees will learn about five key factors facilities professionals are using to evaluate technology, secure budget approval, and plan ahead.
ASHRAE will invest $15.7 million to renovate its new world headquarters building in metro Atlanta, GA, with the intent of being designed for net-zero energy efficiency.
By knowing exactly what a Scope of Work is and what it should contain, you can get your budget estimate off to a strong start, setting your project up for success even before kick-off.
More than a third of employed Americans are not confident they know what to do if an active shooter enters a building they are in, according to a new poll.
The survey explores how the U.S. construction sector's use of off-site construction techniques and technologies has changed over the past four years.
A collection of compliance assistance resources from OSHA aim to reduce the number of fall-related injuries and fatalities in the construction industry.
Flipping the switch to LED lighting is no longer simply about optimizing energy use: When combined with sensors, controls, and networks, buildings become smart—gaining even greater efficiencies.
A cluttered work area can make employees unhappy and stressed. On the other hand, it could win you $5,000.
National Institute of Building Sciences Consultative Council report addresses ways to improve the performance of the nation’s existing building stock and outlines efforts undertaken to date and the challenges that still remain.
USGBC and Second Nature recognize University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Delta College for leadership practices in climate change mitigation, resilience.
Take a look at these facility management products to meet your needs in the coming year.
In response to the labor gap and shifting trends, HVAC industry leaders are pushing to include more women in this traditionally male-dominated field.
Download this white paper from Gordian and explore the latest higher ed facilities trends, benchmarks, and best practices.
With the rise of mobile technology and more millennials in the workforce, productivity depends on effective charging solutions.
Explore the options for a commercial roof repair before deciding on new installation.
Facility managers will capture actionable data from myriad technologies when enabled by the IoT ecosystem layer.
Several innovations have led the way to improved commercial boiler design and performance.
Tap into plumbing advancements for water conservation in commercial restrooms.
More than just an annoyance, false alarms and nuisance alarms can pose dangers to building occupants.
Here’s a list of the most overused business jargon of 2018. Share it, then circle back and let us know if it helps shift the paradigm for 2019.
Cradle2Cradle Silver certified, five times more durable than vinyl and a hygienic nonporous surface make wineo PURline an ideal solution for healthcare and public buildings.
The state’s Department of Transportation ordered a long-term facility plan on a short-term schedule.
Building a clean energy strategy can be complex, so keep these four ideas in mind when planning the next move for your facilities.
Confounded by energy efficiency options? Rely on a process to move toward goals.
Taking succession planning into account when a facility executive leaves the organization is a boon to those who take up the mantle.
The December 2018 issue features HVAC, roofing, energy management, false alarms, and green restrooms. Plus, a look at passing the facility leadership torch.
Inspired by all the things that can go wrong in your facility during this festive time of year, facility manager Charles Carpenter pens a “Winter Wonderland” song parody.
Terminix named the top pest as part of its second annual Entomologists’ Almanac, a chronicle of the year in pest trends, spanning internet searches to social media.
Only 3% of the American workforce commutes to work by bike or on foot with any frequency, despite many clear benefits.
China has maintained its reign as the most prolific country when it comes to the construction of tall buildings, with 88 completions in 2018.
A team of security analysts from Netwrix reveal the top IT security trends that will influence businesses in 2019.
Twenty-three new palettes for 2019 include market-specific options for commercial, multifamily, healthcare, hospitality, and education applications.
Employers can make it a little easier for workers to resist holiday treats and stay healthy by providing nutritious choices in the workplace.