Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. FE-Sept/Oct-2016 articles below.
The U.S. Department of Energy recently tested HTHV technology—High Temperature Heating & Ventilation—compared to traditional unit heaters.
The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) explored a way to help minimize construction disruption during facility renovations.
In Marlborough, MA, Boston Scientific pursued LEED Silver for its new headquarters facility, ultimately reached LEED Gold.
In assessing sustainability goals for 2017, an overview of five green building programs provides recent updates.
While challenges remain, energy storage systems can provide tangible benefits for sustainable facility goals.
Organizations have distinct needs, but this roadmap to Centralized Facilities Management (CFM) may be effective for many facility executives.
Constantly changing federal, state, and local rules governing stormwater discharges often increase both the complexity of compliance and cost of noncompliance.
Reducing consumption and improving quality of this natural resource calls for a holistic, if measured, approach.
Learn about the difference between various terms describing on-site generation of cleaning solutions.
Still evolving, the green cleaning approach to facility maintenance has been part of the discourse for more than 20 years.
Efficient facility layout and utilization help to deliver cost savings and occupant productivity. Would pursuing “Standards as a Service” promote these goals?
Our annual "green" issue looks at sustainability trends including green cleaning, water conservation, LEED, green building programs, and energy storage. Plus, security, space planning strategies, HVAC and more.
Facility executives can work toward an effective balance for site security using these six steps.