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As highlighted by recent events at the U.S. Capitol, even seemingly secure buildings often have vulnerabilities that can be exploited.
The five entities chosen this week will receive mentoring for a year, as well as tailored products and services to accelerate smart city initiatives.
The cleaning company's cultural sponsorship program provided free cleaning for the century-old government building.
Hit hard by Tropical Storm Irene in 2011, the Waterbury State Office Complex Redevelopment is recognized with a 2017 American Public Works Association award.
Now in it 35th year, these ASHRAE awards recognize a vivarium, training laboratories, a transport center, a hospital, a police headquarters, and two office buildings.
The exterior of a building addition to the Rock Hill Law Center in Rock Hill, SC features the Embossed wall panel system from Dri-Design.
With LEED Platinum in its sights, the new facility also resolves long-standing security and space needs, says GSA
A surprising mix of technology, government reinvention, and enforcement methods are transforming today's police forces, according to Perkins+Will.
Federal agencies typically have hectic lobbies to manage. Attendants must quickly process visitor access while ensuring all security procedures are followed in accordance with Homeland Security Protection Directive-12 (HSPD-12).
In Biloxi, MS, a consolidation project for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs nears completion. From the April 2013 issue.
This article by Ari Massefski of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reflects on the geology that helped build Washington, DC. This information is based on a more extensive USGS publication, "Building Stones of Our Nation's Capital."
As a manager of water resources for the federal government, the Bureau of Reclamation incorporates efficiency into its new Boulder City, NV office.
As the nation’s largest holder of real estate, the federal government has the opportunity and resources to influence the development and implementation of integrated building operation, maintenance, and space utilization practices.
This natural born leader has just what it takes to advocate excellence, professionalism, and class.
Federal legislation recently signed into law will provide training for federal building personnel in the areas of building operations and maintenance, energy management, safety, and design functions.
The directive outlines the procedures for carrying out programmed inspections at some of the most hazardous federal workplaces.
"The New Sustainable Frontier – Principles of Sustainable Development" is part of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Sustainable Development Education Initiative.
The five-year contract is within the Facility Maintenance and Management schedule of the GSA.
The government agency then recognized Cleanwise LLC, a division of Network Services Company, for contributing to its winning the award.