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.
Many companies are moving toward open workspaces, but a new survey shows employees think they are among the least productive and most stressful work environments.
Whirlpool Corporation was recently awarded LEED® Certification for two of its recent building projects, both in Benton Harbor, MI.
The second annual video contest taps into the imaginations of students in grades 9-12 to find out how they would end littering.
The popular restaurant, a National Historic Landmark, is Detroit's first C-PACE project.
PRONTO allows candidates to take professional certification exams securely any time of day.
It’s a master class in moving your facility, as the Bell Museum of Natural History relocates one-of-a-kind exhibits from one University of Minnesota campus to another.
Three new products are designed to fill the demand for higher quality metal stair kit solutions to serve the commercial and architectural marketplaces.
The K-12 school-based competition helps communities improve their recycling efforts by educating students and community members on how and what to recycle, while providing an array of resources.
Keeping equipment properly sanitized and clean is essential for maintaining the trust consumers have in today’s modern food manufacturers.
In Nashville, TN, the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel has undergone a series of energy improvements to reach reduction goals.
Identify behaviors to implement effective bird control around facilities.
Advanced energy solutions are coming down in price, prompting more facility management leaders to pursue this clean energy goal.
A facility’s indoor air quality affects occupant health as well as energy efficiency. Take steps to mitigate negative impacts.
Avoid discovering a fire pipe corrosion problem during an actual fire emergency.
For national and regional corporations that want to renew their roofing systems, one of the best strategies is a strong service and maintenance program with a national commercial roofing network.
Maintenance is key to extending the life of commercial roofing through extreme weather conditions.
The Watergate Hotel is open for business once again, with more than a cursory nod to its storied past.
Managing the cyber security of buildings will require a coordinated effort among stakeholders in the facilities industry.
Third-party Vendor Risk Management is flawed due to lack of focus on People Risk. View this free video webinar and learn how to assess and manage the risk of vendors who work in your facility.
Close to half of employees would choose more paid vacation time over a pay raise if given the choice, according to new data from Spherion Staffing.
This new program helps healthcare organizations and teams seeking to improve flow and realize the full value of an anticipated or existing facility.
Take note of several developments aimed at making commercial restroom cleaning more effective.
Schindler offers advice to building and facility managers on how to protect elevator equipment and occupants before, during, and after a storm.
Developments in video surveillance technology have accelerated in recent years.
The August 2017 issue features a focus on security, including cyber attacks, video surveillance, and strategic approaches. Plus, indoor air quality, fire safety, restrooms, pest control, energy efficiency, and more.
The tactical elements of physical security programs often get the most attention, at the expense of strategic factors.
Download this free white paper from nora and learn how the project team at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children used a post-occupancy evaluation to study the contributing factors and outcomes of the flooring selection on clinical efficiency.
The International Solar Energy Provisions (ISEP) Commentary provides expert commentary to help understand solar energy provisions.
KPMG's 2017 Cyber Healthcare & Life Sciences survey found an increase in the percentage of respondents that were victims of a data breach at healthcare providers and health plans.
The revised online complaint form works to ensure a whistleblower can file a complaint with the appropriate federal agency for prompt action.
Most of us would be challenged to construct something more imaginative than a patio paver. Joey Eddington made a floating ghost table.
New Future Vision research from the Virgin Group looks ahead to imagine what life and work might be like in 20 years.
Vigilant® and SafeSite® LED Area Light now offers 10 year warranty, superior efficiency and performance in industrial and hazardous area applications.
Some timely tips on how a common roofing process can keep your building up to 50 degrees cooler, courtesy of Bade Roofing.