Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. HVAC articles below.
The June 2017 issue features the impact of workplace design on productivity, plus a look at conferencing technology, HVAC systems, sustainable carpet, security, acoustics, construction projects, and energy management.
New thinline stationary louvers can be used for interior and exterior applications where a high free area for improved air flow is required or when narrow frame depth and horizontal sightlines are desired.
Dedicated outside air systems (DOAS) include a range of 100% outside air units and mixed air units that help decrease indoor air pollution and reduce heating and cooling loads.
Retrofitting campus buildings with high efficiency condensing boilers provided the solution needed for improved, head-of-the-class heating at Cornell College.
Zoo animals need climate control and security, too. InsideIQ, an alliance of building automation contractors, apply human-centric practices (and more) to these facility projects.
HVAC technologies can result in reduced energy costs and higher occupant satisfaction during summer's peak demand days.
View this free webinar video and learn about a strategy-based approach to chiller maintenance.
Automated Logic Corporation's new high efficiency chilled water system optimizer helps customers save energy.
Pittsburgh leads North American cities with the most buildings committed to the 2030 District Network, an initiative that challenges buildings to reduce their environmental impact.
In the DOE’s latest "Better Buildings Challenge SWAP" online video series, Atlanta and Boston swap energy management teams to gain new insights, save money, and improve their buildings through greater energy efficiency.
Greenheck has added a direct drive option to its line of laboratory exhaust fans.
The new Atlanta Braves ballpark opened in April 2017, operating with products from the Carrier, Automated Logic, Edwards, Otis Elevator brands.
Among energy conservation measures, DCV provides significant energy reductions for the operation of HVAC systems.
Opened in 2013, the university's Albert Sherman Center in Worcester, MA utilizes brazed plate heat exchanger technology.
The company now offers a complete range of Pressure Independent Balancing and Control Valves to fit a variety of applications in building environments.
Modules that employ this company's HLR Technology improve indoor air quality in facilities while reducing HVAC energy consumption.
At the Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, a lobby renovation provided the opportunity to boost aesthetics and improve energy efficiency.
The new standard, BREEAM USA In-Use, measures and monitors environmental performance of existing buildings.
Daikin is among those companies receiving a Manufacturing Leadership Award, produced by Frost & Sullivan.
The improved ceiling-recessed indoor unit features the new 3D i-see Sensor™ to deliver comfort and energy saving benefits.
Regulations and overall concern for the environment is driving research to identify effective refrigerant alternatives with low GWP.
The fluid flow equipment company introduces new capabilities for its line of Design Envelope pumps, providing facility management greater insight and control.
In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2016.
Part of a facility-wide renovation, HVAC automation has been integrated to allow for comfortable, year-round use of the building in Cambridge, MA.
This annual awards competition recognizes inventive and original products, systems, and technologies in 10 categories related to HVAC systems.
Sensors, software, and third-party analytics come together to provide facility management leaders new ways to operate not only HVAC, but all building systems.
Facility managers in states with strong energy efficiency programs more likely to install energy efficient lighting and HVAC equipment, according to new DNV GL survey.
Bosch's new line of tankless gas condensing water heaters offers nine models for high-efficiency domestic hot water in residential or commercial applications, adding new features for easy installation, operation and maintenance.
For proactive chiller maintenance and operation, connectivity provides facility staff with quick access to equipment conditions.
Carrier has introduced new capabilities for the Carrier® Chillers, a mobile app that offers a quick and easy way to select a Carrier commercial packaged chiller.
When it comes to: eliminating unhealthy sources; ventilation; and air filtration, which approaches are sound — and which should facility management filter out?
The November / December 2016 issue looks at smart buildings, building automation, the Internet of Things, HVAC, energy management, sustainable restrooms, lighting, and ceilings. Plus, Solutions 2017: Advancements in Products & Services.
A new report from JLL reveals five ways hospitals are applying advanced data analytics to improve operational performance of buildings, property, and equipment.
Six ways to improve office facility management operations — and the employee/tenant experience in the meantime.