Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Technology articles below.
Advanced energy storage system will improve efficiency, lower costs, and deliver cleaner power for landmark skyscraper One Maritime Plaza.
PointGrab’s edge-analytics smart sensor, CogniPoint™, complements the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework by providing industry-leading occupancy analytics with low cost and intelligent connectivity.
2016 Johnson Controls Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reveals 72 percent of respondents will increase energy efficiency and renewable energy investments.
The new app makes reactive, time-consuming and error prone utility cost and consumption budget creation, forecasting, and reporting fast, transparent, and accurate.
Three National Institute of Building Sciences quarterly cybersecurity workshops are scheduled for July.
The 360ᵒ Virtual Reality video tour and panoramic 3D model provides users with an interactive showroom adventure.
At its new Wisconsin distribution center, Werner Electric Supply achieves zero order backlog at end of each day with four-level pick module system.
Whether they're searching for dates online, making macaroni art, or texting, a recent survey found two or more hours a day are lost in productivity because employees are distracted.
Howden American Fan Company offers a range of fans for industrial boiler and burner applications.
Collections Infinies is the newest luxury vinyl tile (LVT) collection from Tarkett to use state-of-the-art digital printing technology to create a customizable experience.
Facility leaders have options to install or retrofit geothermal energy systems cost-effectively to reduce operating costs.
For portfolios lacking built-in sensor technology, networked HVAC components, and other big data tools, a probabilistic model can provide actionable insights.
The AeraMax Professional II is a slim model commercial-grade air purifier designed for smaller spaces such as offices, restrooms, urgent care facilities, and exam rooms.
Researchers at MIT are seeking to redesign concrete — the most widely used human-made material in the world — by following nature’s blueprints.
Enhancements over previous versions of the BIM collaboration software include a dramatically simplified workflow and support for 2D PDF documents.
PC-based simulator allows personnel to train on the operation of their switchgear in an office environment.
60 percent of companies believe their employees are not knowledgeable about the company's security risks, according to a new study from Experian Data Breach Resolution and Ponemon Institute.
Unique smartphone-based service for personal mobility creates a seamless, customizable journey for each occupant and gives building owners greater security.
From bugging total strangers to arguing with loved ones, anxiety over a low phone battery can result in some questionable behavior, according to a new survey from LG.
The trend towards more collaborative work environments is being driven by the rising adoption of touch technology and the need for meeting room AV to host remote attendees, according to a new Futuresource Consulting study.
A recent survey reveals that employees value more paid time off, even if they are unlikely to ever use it. Can an app help?
Improved task server management, ease-of-use and analytics allow BIM coordinators to accomplish more in less time with Autodesk Revit 2017.
During this free video webinar, you'll learn how small cells can enable the reliable and secure network you need to manage your facility and deliver the secure coverage and capacity your corporate tenants are demanding.
Lack of resources and investment rank as top challenges to interpreting building data, according to a new study by Schneider Electric.
This UL compliant battery charger ensures a reliable power supply in all types of demanding industrial applications, including oil and gas.
thyssenkrupp will install the first TWIN elevator system in the Americas at Atlanta’s Technology Square, a high-performance computing center operated by Georgia Tech.
On-car remote amplifiers deliver seamless coverage in moving elevators.
Month-long celebration recognizes importance of dedicated professionals who keep buildings safe and maintain a resilient, energy-efficient infrastructure.
This infographic from Cambridge Sound Management shows how patient speech privacy often gets compromised in healthcare spaces such as reception areas, nurses stations, patient rooms, and exam rooms.
With the app, facility managers collect data and alerts from sensors integrated into restroom amenities, from soap dispensers to air fresheners, as well as non-amenities like entrance doors.
SchoolDude's inaugural Facilities Budget, Staffing and Operations Study surveyed more than 400 K-12 and higher education facilities, maintenance, and operations professionals.
Easily customizable spa-inspired heated flooring brings warmth and comfort to resorts and hotels.
Foreverlamp™ introduces the industry’s First LED Plug-N-Play Replacement Lamp for 1000W MH applications.
Just in time for Earth Day, the supermarket company has opened a state-of-the-art green energy facility in Massachusetts.