Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. project management articles below.
The most comprehensive construction cost database in North America is available in software, book, eBook, and CD formats.
Presented by the Design-Build Institute of America, these awards recognize construction projects executed with a design-build approach that have met or exceeded cost and schedule goals.
Uptime Institute has announced its TIER-Ready Program for equipment manufacturers, aimed at easing the planning process for data center facility managers.
Three ways for facility project managers to control construction costs — and obtain quality results.
Focused on making jobsites safer and more productive, a new construction technology system launches with a patented WiFi network.
Expanded analytics and new integrations drive collaboration and productivity between BIM teams and project partners.
This mixed reality program, the world's first for property and facilities management, explores solutions for workplaces of the future.
In its survey of 14 industries, the National Safety Council found 58% of Americans working in construction thinks safety takes a backseat to productivity.
The National BIM Guide for Owners provides building owners with an approach, from their own profession’s standpoint, to create and fulfill building information modeling requirements for a typical project.
Enhancements over previous versions of the BIM collaboration software include a dramatically simplified workflow and support for 2D PDF documents.
Project owners say less than one-third of projects completed on time and on budget; talent shortages are a challenge with continued demand for external resources.
This webinar from the Gordian Group examined the impact of change orders on construction projects from the perspectives of a solution provider and an owner. It is available to view on demand now.
By tackling inefficiencies in construction communication practices, facility managers improve project outcomes. From the September 2013 issue.
At first blush, it sounds like a simple project: paint a champagne colored stripe on the wall of a movie theater lobby. But as general contractor Jesse Truesdale will tell you, the devil is in the details.
I know we're supposed to trust our vendors, but do any of you bother with photo or video verification of completed tasks? If so, do you find it helpful?
ESI International, an Arlington, VA-based project management learning company, recently revealed its Top Global Project Management Trends for 2011
This service, provided by Virco Mfg. Corporation, is designed to assist facility professionals in schools with large scale furniture and equipment acquisitions.
The telescope will be housed in an astronomical observatory created by Dynamic Structures, one of the world's premier providers of complex movable structures.