Tag: outdoor spaces
Cooling Towers And Rooftop Decks
Protect occupants in rooftop seating areas by minimizing potential risk of Legionnaires’ Disease from this equipment.
Facility Executive: June 2021 Issue
The June 2021 issue looks at how facilities are evolving in the wake of COVID-19. Plus, healthcare infrastructure, lighting and energy, and preparing for natural hazards.
Illuminating Engineering Society And National Park Service Partner On Night Sky
This collaboration focuses on developing night sky friendly lighting standards for NPS, and findings could benefit communities that encourage star gazing.
As Offices Evolve, Owners Look Outward
Even in densely populated locations, there are opportunities to design outdoor spaces for employees and visitors.
Four Ways Propane Can Power Commercial Facilities
Water heating is often the first adoption of propane in a building during retrofits or during new construction off the gas mains.
Wollaston Development Announces Outdoor Conference Room Concept
Businesses are utilizing outdoor spaces for meetings to keep employees safe throughout COVID-19. The Boston-based firm has previously introduced outdoor classroom spaces.
Bringing The Indoors Out For Workplace Design
Experts in workplace design, from HLW, Pininfarina of America, and Ted Moudis Associates, share insights on creating outdoor spaces for employees, as well as bringing nature inside.
Plazas And Terraces: Construction Considerations
Building or improving these outdoor spaces requires attention to safety and performance.
Facility Executive | February 2020 Issue
The February 2020 issue introduces this year's Facility Executive of the Year. Plus, a look at building envelope issues, workplace redesign, and energy metering.
Solar Canopy Provides Energy And Shelter At Saint Louis Zoo
The structure provides shelter for a 2,200 square foot dining area at a prominent location in the zoo.
Ascent Windscreen System By Trex Commercial Products
Featuring a qualified wind load of 80psf, Trex Ascent allows for installations at higher altitudes such as on balconies and rooftops.
Improving Business The Biophilic Way
How do you incorporate biophilia — a connection to nature — into a facility? Here are four strategies that are easier than you may think.
Five Commercial Landscape Trends For 2018
The National Association of Landscape Professionals shares its forecast of landscape trends expected to impact planning, design, and maintenance.
Extend Summer Season With Infrared Heating
Businesses can maximize the use of outdoor spaces into the fall season by installing radiant heating units.