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Facility Management | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings
Sustainable Restroom Operations
When creating green restrooms, examine opportunities related to surfaces, air quality, and conservation.
DLM is an intelligent, distributed control system that automatically maximizes lighting levels and energy efficiency throughout a building.
Systematic, preventive roofing maintenance helps to identify and address any chinks in the building envelope armor.
New veneer collection of office suite essentials makes a statement with a range of desk configurations and storage solutions.
Choosing ideal components for this type of building envelope depends on local climate and other factors.
Streamline an interiors project by exploring this option that merges multiple building systems.
The final rule will clarify the ongoing obligation to make and maintain accurate records of work-related injuries and illnesses.
Facility manager Charles Carpenter flexes his poetic muscle yet again with a fishy, fragrant take on the classic Winter holiday song, Jingle Bells.
A new report from JLL reveals five ways hospitals are applying advanced data analytics to improve operational performance of buildings, property, and equipment.
Concerns about school safety have led to the installation of non-code compliant and possibly dangerous classroom door barricade devices.
HVAC manufacturer releases noise reduction solution for classroom heating and cooling ventilation systems, resulting in fewer distractions.
LED lighting technology delivers better light quality and energy savings to Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina’s new warehouse and office space.
The DW-311 extends control to small and medium-sized applications including rooms with partitions such as restrooms, large offices, conference rooms with cubical walls, and classrooms.
Find out about six data center infrastructure trends to watch in 2017, courtesy of Vertiv.
Quiet-Tech insulation is made with a blend of recycled carpet, cotton and PET fibers, and qualifies as a Double Green product.
Eco3d used laser scanning technology to accurately capture measurements of the Scottsdale, AZ church interior, a crucial factor of the project due to the facility's unique shape and construction.
When you’re looking to heat one area of a building that’s plagued with cold spots, consider spot heating options.
Ideal for all rooftops, particularly large commercial buildings, Sunflare is over 65% lighter than Silicon modules, allowing the entire roof to be covered without load-bearing concerns.
Feedback from industry professionals and other interested parties is welcome, and a webinar offers an opportunity to learn more.
HOSPECO’s new AirWorks® Splash Free urinal screen was designed to better control and even eliminate splashing.
OSHA is investigating the need for a standard to prevent workplace violence in healthcare and social assistance facilities.
The latches can fail and the door cannot be unlocked from the inside, posing an entrapment risk. This failure could lead to the inability to vacate a location in an emergency.
The ICC has signed an historic agreement supporting GSO efforts to develop a unified Gulf Building Code for the region.
Colder weather is fast approaching, and with it comes ice and snow. Each year slips on ice account for over 30% of all slip work-injury claims.
Recommended practices promote workplace safety and health programs in construction; comments on changes in the agency’s standards are now due Jan. 4.
The first technology company to achieve Zero Waste Facility Certification, Microsoft diverts 90 percent waste from its global headquarters.
The real estate investment trust won the 2016 IREM® REME Award for an energy efficiency retrofit implemented at its global headquarters, resulting in energy reduction of 15%.
International WELL Building Institute™ and BRE to pursue alignments between the WELL Building Standard™ and BREEAM that will make it easier for projects pursuing both standards.
The EnOcean Alliance and IBM have joined forces to standardize intelligent building solutions for the Internet of Things.
For companies like Seating, Inc., the National Association for the Exchange of Industrial Resources (NAEIR) is a way to donate excess inventory.