Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Sustainable-Design articles below.
For commercial buildings, a question endures: Do you build “green” or do you build to achieve desired performance? From a recent industry talk, experts at Owens Corning offer six takeaways to consider.
Building owners and parking operators are rethinking parking structure design and operation to support more sustainable mobility.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation facility earns Honor Award in 2016 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards.
The International Green Construction Code has been designed and released as the path to safe, sustainable, economical construction.
President Obama has unveiled his plan to make America’s commercial buildings more energy- and resource-efficient over the next decade.
Guests at Treehotel, which offers rooms incorporated into their natural surroundings, may need more than the most accurate satellite system to find their rooms in the sky.
The need for the course has arisen out of the increasing call for more sustainable cities, especially in tropical zones such as Singapore, where more than 50% of carbon dioxide emissions can be attributed to buildings.