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.
Staples Workplace Survey reveals the ability to work remote is a “must have” for nearly half of employees.
The University of Chicago’s Campus North Residential Commons has won three Design-Build Institute of America awards, including the first-ever Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and Social Responsibility.
First LED illuminated mirror was designed for high abuse environments where safety and damage-resistance are crucial.
It’s official: The otters—along with all the other aquatic critters at Scottsdale's OdySea Aquarium—can now brag that their home has hooked America’s Best Restroom® Title.
Learn how retail facility managers prepare for the most highly anticipated, and busiest, shopping day of the year.
With flu and norovirus season ramping up and expected to last through May, facilities across the country are honing in on illness prevention.
Four in 10 office workers spend up to 60 minutes every week searching for available desks, conference rooms, or colleagues, finds a new Senion survey.
There are a few common problems industrial generators encounter that factory managers, OEMs, and owners should be aware of in order to prevent downtime.
Regardless of the size of your organization, it's wise to proactively take steps to secure it from the financial and reputational damage cyber attacks can cause.
Tubelite Inc.'s new 400T Series Thermal Curtainwall is a thermally broken curtainwall product designed to meet or exceed today’s stringent energy codes.
Building materials like concrete, steel, and glass are often the primary culprit when buildings experience poor cellular signal. DAS offers one way to address the problem.
Suited for any workplace, this new line of office furniture showcases MASHstudios’ signature use of natural materials with component-based building solutions.
View this free webinar video and learn how a well-planned wireless solution can easily improve workforce productivity.
A far cry from the cardboard boxes most cats settle for—and into—here's a look at the inspired arCATecture designers came up with for this year’s Architects for Animals® “Giving Shelter” exhibit.
These winter safety steps will help you maintain a safe work environment this season, regardless of the size or type of workplace you manage.
A record-breaking 609 businesses are advancing policies and practices to protect LGBTQ workers around the world, according to the 2018 Corporate Equality Index.
The Augury Halo provides continuous, automated analysis of equipment performance to avoid equipment failures in smart facilities.
With help from Johnson Controls, Pfizer built the world’s first LEED-NC Platinum certified pharmaceutical factory in Dalian, China.
Annual publication recognizes top-performing colleges and universities as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).
Join us for this free webinar and learn how to compare different types of occupancy counters and identify and describe their benefits.
The holiday season is just around the corner, and that means company parties. Find out which cities have the best—and worst—office celebrations.
New research shows having personal control of your workspace, such as lighting and temperature, improves overall workplace productivity and engagement.
Nine out of 10 consumers agree that they are more likely to have an overall negative opinion of an independent business if its public spaces are not clean.
New design software integrates three water purification technologies into one comprehensive tool for water and wastewater treatment systems.
New guidance document provides jurisdictions with a new approach to shift the focus towards buildings' actual, measurable energy results.
CM-RX-90 has three operating modes -- Delayed, No Delay, and Latching -- making it ideal for most wireless door activation projects, including control of two automatic doors in vestibule applications.
With daylight saving time coming to an end soon, it might be a good time to catch up on some sleep.
The 100% stainless steel faucet and drinking fountain bubbler protect the quality of drinking water in schools.
Join us for this free video webinar and learn five innovative ways that companies are making facility management easier, faster, and more efficient.
Many commercial facilities are reducing their water consumption by using greywater. Here are some rules and guidelines for using it safely and properly.
The American Concrete Institute’s annual competition explores the benefits and sustainable properties of concrete.
The new internal and external window covering system is ideal for horizontal skylight applications and designed to eliminate light gaps at any angle and in any direction
The annual awards honor the institutions and individuals that are leading higher education to a sustainable future.
Property damage after a hurricane and the resulting flooding can go beyond repairing physical structures.