Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. FE-April-2018 articles below.
In Moore, OK, the public school district is building FEMA-grade storm shelters to protect against tornadoes.
For critical facilities, linking building automation with security and other functions provides a holistic view and quick response capability.
Gaining holistic knowledge of how the equipment is operating is significant to improving HVAC efficiency.
Water conservation at the Emory University campus in Atlanta, GA has been significantly bolstered with a WaterHub system.
Compared to traditional skylights, tubular daylighting devices provide more “roofing real estate” for solar panel installations.
Here are several keys to achieving ADA compliance in commercial buildings.
For restroom cleaning, couple newer tools with tried-and-true practices for user satisfaction.
Significant developments, both internal and external, are impacting data center facilities.
Electronic sprinkler systems provide enhanced fire protection to support business needs and future proof a facility for the needs of tomorrow.
Video fire detection employs surveillance cameras and software analytics to detect smoke and flames.
Keep these facility surfaces in good condition with minimal floor maintenance.
The director of landscape services at the University of Mississippi shares insights on cultivating success in yourself, and your staff.
Consider the potential for glare, and how to avoid its effects when planning an exterior lighting project.
Consider site and operations requirements when choosing the best approach for outdoor lighting projects.
The April 2018 issue features a look at lighting systems, wastewater recycling, restroom maintenance, and data center trends. Plus, how one school is building tornado-safe rooms.