Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. FE-August-2017 articles below.
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.
Take note of several developments aimed at making commercial restroom cleaning more effective.
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.
The tactical elements of physical security programs often get the most attention, at the expense of strategic factors.