Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. outdoor spaces articles below.
Protect occupants in rooftop seating areas by minimizing potential risk of Legionnaires’ Disease from this equipment.
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.
This collaboration focuses on developing night sky friendly lighting standards for NPS, and findings could benefit communities that encourage star gazing.
Even in densely populated locations, there are opportunities to design outdoor spaces for employees and visitors.
Water heating is often the first adoption of propane in a building during retrofits or during new construction off the gas mains.
Businesses are utilizing outdoor spaces for meetings to keep employees safe throughout COVID-19. The Boston-based firm has previously introduced outdoor classroom spaces.
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.
Building or improving these outdoor spaces requires attention to safety and performance.
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.
The structure provides shelter for a 2,200 square foot dining area at a prominent location in the zoo.
Featuring a qualified wind load of 80psf, Trex Ascent allows for installations at higher altitudes such as on balconies and rooftops.
How do you incorporate biophilia — a connection to nature — into a facility? Here are four strategies that are easier than you may think.
The National Association of Landscape Professionals shares its forecast of landscape trends expected to impact planning, design, and maintenance.
Businesses can maximize the use of outdoor spaces into the fall season by installing radiant heating units.