Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. FE-May/June-2015 articles below.
The use of technology can help facility managers address a number of issues in the workplace, including everything from life safety to vibration control. Read this issue to find out more.
Located atop the Chicago Sun-Times building and prominent along the Chicago River, this hospitality venue needed to reduce the solar heat impacting inside temperatures, while keeping visual appeal a top priority.
Whether a resident backup system or on-call emergency plan, these temporary tools should be deployed quickly.
ANSI/IICRC S100, a standard for cleaning textile floor coverings, has been recently revised.
The planning process can consider these six factors.
Monitoring conditions during work on a site keeps disruptions to patients in check.
A critical access hospital in east central Ohio fast tracked life safety upgrades for compliance.
This disruption impacting facilities management holds significant promise if stakeholders are cognizant of their roles in the emerging landscape.
It's time for an ADA compliance check as the law's 25th anniversary arrives.
Employing this concept fosters holistic emergency alert and response management.
As part of a broader sustainability strategy, Honda has deployed wind energy to help power its Russells Point, OH manufacturing facility.
Unwanted furniture does not need to go into a landfill.
Ceilings are significant for both visual and acoustic comfort.
The communal layout is a staple in many facility planners’ playbooks, but is it right for all scenarios?