Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. TFM-Jan/Feb-2014 articles below.
Processing organic waste for a second purpose can significantly reduce what goes to landfill.
This issue contains two special features that are an established part of TFM's coverage—the 21st annual Readers' Choice Awards and the 12th annual Facility Executive of the Year Award.
While many facility management professionals have substantial "hands on" experience, certifications and accreditation advice is often appreciated.
Protecting against the elements is a primary role for roofs, and maintenance is crucial.
Facilities with photovoltaic installations can pose additional challenges to firefighting efforts, and planning is key.
For HVAC systems, moving from pneumatic to digital streamlines operations and maintenance.
Embracing five central qualities will help facility managers motivate their employees.
Bringing a new data center online in less than three months called for a coordinated, creative approach.
TFM's 21st annual Readers' Choice Awards highlight preferred vendors and service providers in more than 40 categories.
Columnist Kevin Folsom helps get to the bottom of basic fire code requirements, if any, for buildings that are vacant.