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.
Due the devastating impact of Hurricane Harvey, Venture X is offering free day passes for those from affected areas in its new, 20,000-square-foot flexible workspace in San Antonio, TX.
As of Tuesday night, approximately 264,000 were without power in affected areas of Texas and Louisiana.
In a first among the world’s 9,000 airports, the Akron-Canton Airport has launched a nanotechnology solution that uses light to clean checkpoint bins 24/7.
For the third consecutive year, the commercial specified flooring manufacturer has been certified as a Zero Waste to Landfill manufacturer by GreenCircle.
Nearly 90% of American workers think the condition of workplace restrooms indicates how much a company values its employees.
Many organizations underestimate floor safety risks and are unaware of high-risk walk zones that exist within their buildings, according to a recent New Pig survey.
Facility management helps ensure parking lot safety by selecting the appropriate type of traffic bollards for a property's needs.
Join facility professionals for this free webinar and learn about the recent developments that have empowered innovative building management.
The Ivy League school selected the Integrated Workplace Management System for optimization of facilities operations.
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.