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.
Employees in the United States, the Netherlands and Germany ranked highest in terms of on-the-job happiness.
Panels made from specially coated sheets of moisture-resistant high-density fiberboard provide a beautiful, durable, easy-to-use option for customizing commercial and residential spaces.
In response to a new National Safety Council report, state public health leaders are being urged to increase their efforts to prevent injuries.
Smart Vision Lights’ smallest LED ring light ever — the RM75 Series—bundles brightness and compactness.
Up to 60% of commercial low-slope roofs are due for re-roof or significant maintenance, according to a recent survey.
Getting off to a good start is important when hiring and working with a new vendor. Here are some tips and tricks from Segura & Associates, a consulting firm that works with both cleaning contractors and building managers.
XL Catlin has entered into an exclusive underwriting agreement with The McGowan Companies to provide workplace violence insurance to U.S. businesses.
The analytics company is demonstrating environmental stewardship at its 24-building campus through lower energy consumption and greater operational efficiencies.
If you haven’t thought about the security of your facility recently, maybe now is the time. Take this short quiz to find out how your facility stacks up.
OSHA will hold a public meeting next month to solicit suggestions for strengthening its Voluntary Protection Programs.
In honor of today’s National Take Your Dog To Work Day, here’s a handy guide to welcoming pets into the workplace.
Hunter Douglas Architectural’s new system redefines ceilings with unique texture and soft appearance.
Does your company need a Chief Happiness Officer? Nearly 90% of workers think it's a good idea, according to a new report on the workplace from JLL.
ACI Sustainability Report highlights progress made by cleaning product companies to decrease the industry’s environmental footprint over the last two years.
View this free video webinar and learn about energy management challenges faced by facilities professionals, and how IoT technology can help simplify management and reduce costs.
Ericka Westgard, Senior Director of Workforce Strategy for C&W Services, shares seven pitfalls facilities managers can fall into while performing their day-to-day responsibilities.
New study evaluates the cradle-to-grave sustainability of commonly used drinking water and sewer pipe materials over a 100-year service period.
Swarm Logic® integration with Zen HQ adds intelligent energy management features to further curb building energy usage and benefit customer bottom lines.
About equal percentages of Americans think that automation will be a good or a bad thing for the future world of work, according to a new survey.
The National Institute of Building Sciences highlighted its key concerns regarding making buildings better, safer, more economical places to live, work, play and learn.
The International Fire Sprinkler Association points out that automatic fire sprinkler systems are the single most effective fire protection measure available.
New eBook from AgilQuest provides a step-by-step guide to modern workplace solutions.
Pivot, Hive, and ThinkTank Mobile mesh flexible design with high-functionality to bolster collaboration and creativity in the workplace.
In an increasingly uncivil society, the workplace is becoming a sanctuary for many Americans, according to the seventh annual Civility in America poll.
Improving indoor air makes for a more healthy and safer environment, and can make facility management the key to improved operations as well.
Three ways for facility project managers to control construction costs — and obtain quality results.
Effective integration of access control and visitor management is one tool in tracking building occupants.
Basic real estate and facilities management principles can provide healthcare facilities a point of certainty in uncertain times.
In Chattanooga, TN, Erlanger Health System transforms facility into first lifestyle hospital in the region.
Heightened occupant engagement is significant to maximizing energy efficiency initiatives.
An emerging focus on the water energy nexus—the interplay of these resources in building systems—holds promise for conservation.
Ensure an effective technology system for enterprise collaboration by establishing a “road map” with four key stages.
When building a new headquarters, this fast-growing doggy day care and boarding franchise company took its commitment to pooches to a whole new level.
A number of maintenance considerations should be factored in when choosing the right sustainable carpet.