Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Parking articles below.
A visual guide and checklist document from Western Specialty Contractors helps facility management to identify and track damage to components of parking structures.
The proposed code by Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP) would require new commercial and high-rise residential buildings to facilitate installation of future electric vehicle charging.
In Columbus, OH, building a green roof into an existing structure provided an innovative solution for parking needs and open space for an urban park.
A new state-of-the art structure offers robotically operated parking and retrieval for patients and visitors of a large hospital complex on the east side of Manhattan.
Minimize damage to parking structures during the winter months, and keep drivers safe.
Parking professionals' focus on technology tools and mobility options remains strong, according to latest survey from the International Parking Institute.
At the University of Central Missouri, parking sensor technology provides the facilities team with useful information for parking management.
In Plantation, FL, INDECT parking guidance sensors and signs, along with tailored software, were recently chosen by the American Heritage School to ease the morning rush.
GBCI’s Parksmart program for sustainability in parking facilities has certified a Proctor & Gamble site in Cincinnati, and is evaluating an automated parking structure in Oakland, CA.
A pre-engineered parking structure delivers the benefits of off-site construction to project owners.
Creative Office Properties and Dasher Lawless Automation broke ground last month on the largest fully automated parking structure below grade in the U.S.
Mercy Health-Cincinnati has introduced "Right This Way", an "indoor GPS" that uses beacon technology to guide hospital visitors and patients.
Six ways to improve office facility management operations — and the employee/tenant experience in the meantime.
Here are six ways to improve stadium facility operations — and the guest experience in the meantime.
International Parking Institute Awards of Excellence winners reflect friendlier, more sustainable approaches to parking; winners hail from Las Vegas; Lexington, Ky.; Oklahoma City; Philadelphia; Sacramento, Ca.; Toronto; and Washington, D.C.
Among the many hats facility managers wear, the ability to field odd requests and mediate occupant disputes is a necessity.
The International Parking Institute has announced the 12 winning facility projects of its 29th annual Awards of Excellence.
With the thousands spent on architecture to make a parking garage appealing, it becomes even more important to keep it clean and sanitary.
Imagine the reaction of pedestrians as they walked past this sight: the rear end of a vehicle hanging out of the seventh story of a high rise building in downtown Tulsa, OK. Was it performance art? Nope. It was just a case of REALLY bad parking.