Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Natural Disasters articles below.
Amid an active western wildfire season, “Wildfire Ready–Business” provides foundational preparedness projects for small businesses and commercial building owners.
Learning a lesson from the impact of power failure during a natural disaster, Citizens Medical Center added emergency power to its emergency room and beyond.
A new report from the Portland Cement Association suggests that reinforced concrete structures reduce recovery costs after disasters hit and are likely to save money in the long run.
A new law enhances backup emergency power generation requirements for assisted living facilities in the commonwealth.
An EF5 tornado in Joplin, MO destroyed everything in its path in 2011, including Mercy Hospital. The new facility is built to withstand a destructive storm.
A new global flood map from property insurer FM Global aids in risk assessment for facility executives around the world.
Construction has reached a point where the first research activities can begin while the facility’s interior is fitted-out and the exterior is finished.
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