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For outdoor security, emergency stations installed around facilities and other spaces can serve as a beacon to people in distress.


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For outdoor security, emergency stations installed around facilities and other spaces can serve as a beacon to people in distress.

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Latest: Emergency Towers Add Layer Of Facility Security Outdoors - For outdoor security, emergency stations installed around facilities and other spaces can serve as a beacon to people in distress.

Emergency Towers Add Layer Of Facility Security Outdoors

For outdoor security, emergency stations installed around facilities and other spaces can serve as a beacon to people in distress.

Hurricane-Resistant Fenestration Should Combat Both Wind And Debris

Proper specification and installation of windows, skylights, and related products protects facilities during extreme weather events.

Modular Health Screening System

WorkWell is an ecosystem of prefabricated components designed to allow employers, schools, venues, airports, and public spaces to screen large groups of entrants for signs of infectious disease.

Point Load Rooftop Solar Tracking System

The PV Booster rooftop tracker mounting system unlocks the full potential of solar panels by tracking the sun all day.

Conversion Kit for Industrial Skylights

The Capped Conversion Kit converts old, leaking, cracked capless industrial skylights and smoke vents into more trusted capped systems.

UMN Pioneer Hall Project Receives PCI Design Award

The renovation and expansion of historic Pioneer Hall at the University of Minnesota was honored with a design award from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI).

IGBC Certified Bear Resistant Trash Cans

The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) has granted its certification to Toter for its 64 gallon and 96 gallon Bear Tough Carts.

Collaboration Addresses Light Pollution

The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) announced a strategic collaboration to address the global issue of light pollution that negatively affects our environment and the human condition.

Rodents Adapt To Empty Facilities During COVID-19

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Crystal Sound Reduction Window

The AC85 Acoustic Casement Window is a sound reduction window suitable for buildings situated near airports, rail lines, highways, heavy-traffic city streets, or other demanding high-noise locations.

Handcrafted Natural Rugs Design Partnership

The Nanimarquina Collection for Coalesse is a line of handcrafted natural rugs for indoor and outdoor use.

EPA Names Winners Of 2019 Campus Rainworks Challenge

In its eighth year, the competition engages college students in the design of on-campus green infrastructure solutions to help address stormwater pollution.

DITEK Modular Surge Protection Device

The DTK-DF120S12 Deflector Series Surge Protective Device model is specifically designed to protect convenience stores and multi-dispenser fueling stations from unnecessary damage caused by electrical surge events.

LSI Gasoline Canopy Fixture

The Scottsdale SCM luminaire is a highly configurable LED light fixture for gasoline canopy applications.

Bartlett Tree Experts Launches Hardscape Disinfection Service

The company’s service involves the application of disinfectant products to walkways, patios or decks, fences, gates, playground equipment, stadium seating, park benches, outdoor furniture and tables, and most other outdoor hardscape surfaces.

Arbor Day Foundation Inaugural Tree Campus Healthcare Facilities

Across the U.S., 16 hospitals are recognized for campus initiatives in wellness and community engagement through trees.

Roofing Alliance Celebrates Roof Adoptions

The Roofing Alliance, the foundation of the National Roofing Contractors Association, celebrates roofing industry partners who have donated their time and expertise to work with Ronald McDonald House programs across the U.S. 

Frost Tower Lights Up San Antonio Skyline

This 24-floor office and retail space features a distinctive lighting design that utilizes products from Acclaim Lighting.

EVERLINE 180W PWX LED Drivers

Universal Lighting Technologies introduced EVERLINE 180W PWX LED drivers designed for lighting applications with on-board sensors or radios that require power from a 12Vdc or 24Vdc source.

Remote Roofing Maintenance? What Is Your Strategy?

During the COVID-19 pandemic, facility management professionals are becoming more resourceful in monitoring the performance of their roofs.

The Garland Company Gives Back To Community

Celebrating 125 years in business, the roofing and building envelope manufacturer will make a $125 donation to the charity of each employee’s choice as part of its charitable giving.

Autonomous Vehicles Transport COVID-19 Tests

Autonomous vehicles are being used to transport medical supplies and COVID-19 tests at Mayo Clinic in Florida.

Four Tips For Dark Store Maintenance During COVID-19

As more businesses are forced to temporarily shutter their storefronts, MaintenX International offers helpful hints for "dark store" maintenance.

How Behavioral Health Facilities Are Blurring The Lines With Nature And The Community

Architecture that blurs the lines between the building and nature while welcoming members of the community is shifting the paradigm for today’s behavioral health facilities.

Duro-Last Retools To Manufacture Medical PPE

The roofing membrane manufacturer's engineers, product development and manufacturing staff have utilized their expertise in manufacturing flexible PVC and fabrics to help in the fight against COVID-19.

Empire State Building Lights Up The Night

Starting March 29 and through April 2, Empire State Realty Trust and iHeart Media are partnered to beam a light show synced to the modern era anthem of NYC, Alicia Keys' Empire State of Mind.

OMG Roofing App for Mobile Devices

OMG Roofing Products introduced a new mobile app that puts virtually all company product and technical information at a user’s fingertips.

PlateSmart Improves Film Industry’s Vehicle Perimeter Security

PlateSmart Technologies has deployed its ever vehicle recognition solutions to new customers and markets, including the motion picture industry.

Facility Executive Announces 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards

In this annual survey from Facility Executive magazine, readers cast their votes for product and service suppliers preferred during 2019.

Marine Grade Tubular Mortise Locks

Codelocks announced the U.S. launch of two Marine Grade Tubular Mortise Locks—the CL510 and CL515—specially enhanced to withstand outdoor and maritime environments.

JLG Introduces Augmented Reality App

JLG Industries introduced an Augmented Reality (AR) App to provide customers with mobile phone and/or tablet-based productivity and safety advantages on the job site.

Spring Is Go-Time To Assess, Repair Roof Damage

The start of spring is a great time for facility managers to check for winter roof damage and prepare for spring showers. 

Metso’s Aggregates Production Mobile Screen

The Lokotrack ST4.10 is the largest mobile screen in the Lokotrack range and is suitable for large-scale aggregates production.

Miami Leads Second Annual Top 50 Termite Cities List

Miami, Los Angeles, Tampa, and New York are frontrunners for the second consecutive year, and Atlanta joins the top five.

Do Cigarettes Litter Your Landscape?

Nonprofit organization Keep America Beautiful announces the grant application period for its 2020 Cigarette Litter Prevention Program. Deadline is April 10, 2020.

First Standard for Snow and Ice Management

The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) released SIMA-10-2020 Standard Practice for Procuring and Planning Snow & Ice Management Services.

Friday Funny: The Room In The Elephant

An Airbnb listing offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to spend the night in one of the Jersey Shore’s most famous attractions.

Paints And Coatings For Commercial Spaces

Appearance is everything, but so is performance when choosing surface finishes in the facility.

Chesapeake College Lauded For Energy Efficiency Leadership

The DOE recognized the Better Buildings partner for reducing energy usage at its Maryland campus by 24% since 2011.

The Garland Company Marks 125 Years In Business

Over its long history, the Cleveland, OH-based roofing and building envelope systems manufacturer has developed waterproofing technologies that have helped redefine performance expectations.

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