June 2013 Issue (Volume 26, Number 5)
School shootings, violence, and other threats are examined in this issue, which focuses on security and safety.
Tricks Of The Trade: Disaster Planning
Folsom explains why leadership is among the most important character traits a manager can exhibit when disaster strikes his or her facility. From the June 2013 issue.
Professional Development: Equipment Leasing
Finding the best financing option begins with asking the right questions. From the June 2013 issue.
Corporate Headquarters Case Study: Target Market
In Cambridge, MA, the headquarters of Forrester Research exudes a creative vibe. From the June 2013 issue.
Services & Maintenance: Extending Carpet Life
Honing in on specifics, including materials and traffic patterns, maximizes maintenance impact. From the June 2013 issue.
Tricks Of The Trade: Quote Overload
Facility Management Expert Kevin Folsom makes helpful suggestions to professionals who need to avoid quote burnout syndrome. From the June 2013 issue.
FM Issue: Surplus Furniture
Creative alternatives to landfill disposal are available to facility managers. From the June 2013 issue.
Building Automation Trends: Building Automation Evolution
Myriad levels of interaction characterize the next generation of facility controls. From the June 2013 issue.
Technology and FM: COBie Data Format
This building modeling tool facilitates the exchange of project information. From the June 2013 issue.
The HVAC Factor: Wireless Thermostat Conversion
In Oakland, CA, an office building reduced energy use (and occupant complaints) with a retrofit to its pneumatic equipment. From the June 2013 issue.