Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Interiors articles below.
A new global survey delivers surprising results about the amount of time employees spend in meetings, whether they consider them productive, and how and where they like to attend them.
The new osteopathic school of medicine at the Arkansas State University Jonesboro campus can accommodate up to 115 medical students per year.
For organizations looking to increase returns on the human capital of their workforce, simply rearranging employee seating may be one of the most cost-effective resources at their disposal.
Clean Air Products wall-mounted, stainless steel pass-thru cabinets, which efficiently transfer supplies and specimens into and out of a cleanroom, are designed to meet the most stringent requirements for cleanroom entry systems.
New 18” x 36” modular plank flooring mimics art of engraved imagery.
Minimizing unwanted noise throughout a facility calls for examining HVAC ductwork system components, and their operation.
The 2016 Olympic games are scheduled to kick off in Rio de Janiero tonight. While it’s too late to make an Olympic team, there is another way you and your housekeeping team can celebrate the spirit of competition.
Delivering an infrastructure to meet operational needs calls for a holistic approach and attention to technology trends.
How can facility managers effectively and efficiently create a clean, fully stocked, and pleasant restroom without creating additional work for themselves or their teams?
In Gloucester, MA, the site of an old factory is transformed with the construction of the full-service Beauport Hotel.
Stegmeier Consulting Group’s “The State of the Open Office” Research Study examines employee sentiments toward open office layouts, and detects organizational and geographical trends for future workplace transformations.
The new standard will make it easier for buyers to identify green insulation products that work and protect human as well as environmental health.
The patented Flood Buzz™ warns of impending water leaks before they wreak havoc by sounding an alarm when it senses a water leak condition.
The accumulation of airborne pollutants can cost as much as $6,500 per employee per year in lost productivity. Watch this free video webinar and learn about the significant return on investment improved IAQ can have in facilities.
A fresh design, availability of the Expressions line of laminate and metal colors, and other added features give the Inspiration Plus Lectern more benefits than ever before.
Sodexo's Directors of Facilities in K-12 schools are now EPA-trained "masters of indoor air quality" after completing EPA's 10-course Masters of IAQ series.
Optimal workplace design is a key driver of organizational innovation, according to the U.S. Workplace Survey 2016 from Gensler.
This innovative new wall heater from Marley Engineered Products® offers modern design and features with simple installation.
Joan is the first ever digital door label to receive the award, beating out a record number of competing entries this year – almost 5,200 from 57 countries.
From concept to grand opening, LED lighting proves to be a reliable solution that delivers on better visibility and energy/maintenance cost savings while adding comfort to the grocery shopping experience.
Intermatic’s sensors provide reliable ON/OFF sensing no matter the lighting technology, whether older magnetic models or new electronic drivers and ballasts.
One of five finalists will win a $40,000 prize package from Staples Business Advantage to transform their company’s breakroom into a welcoming, collaborative hub for employees.
Cree expands its ZR Series LED troffer portfolio with the new ZR FD LED Series, a commercial spec-grade troffer that delivers superior energy efficiency of 130 lumens per watt.
New Vantage keypad sets the standard for wireless lighting control and is perfect for transition areas such as corridors and hallways in modern hotels and offices.
The 360ᵒ Virtual Reality video tour and panoramic 3D model provides users with an interactive showroom adventure.
Not just a passing trend, eco-friendly cleaning has become a vital aspect of a facility’s care. Here are eight essential Q&As for choosing a green cleaning provider.
Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfaces, recently received two United States product patents.
Rich colors, patterns and shapes create the inspiration for four new 24” x 24” modular carpet products: Time Lapse, Terra Firma, Milky Way, and Dune.
Custom-designed Pivot, Hive, and ThinkTank mobile surfaces inspire limitless options for collaboration anywhere, anytime.
The new material, which covers Chapter 5 of the standards, features an animation and technical bulletins on accessible parking and passenger loading zones, and includes a technical bulletin on stairways.
Whether in a hospital, medical office building, or urgent care center, healthcare waiting rooms aim to provide comfort and convenience.
Allegheny Health Network leveraged design-led construction to fast track construction and elevate patient care at a new healthcare facility.
Collections Infinies is the newest luxury vinyl tile (LVT) collection from Tarkett to use state-of-the-art digital printing technology to create a customizable experience.
Four new fixtures from ILEX balance thoughtful, modern design with the convenience of LEDs.