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A leaky building at Owens Community College in Perrysburg, OH has a new lease on life with the installation of an exterior cladding product.


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A leaky building at Owens Community College in Perrysburg, OH has a new lease on life with the installation of an exterior cladding product.

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Latest: Fortifying Against Water, Energy Waste - A leaky building at Owens Community College in Perrysburg, OH has a new lease on life with the installation of an exterior cladding product.

Fortifying Against Water, Energy Waste

A leaky building at Owens Community College in Perrysburg, OH has a new lease on life with the installation of an exterior cladding product.

Drones And Facility Management

These unmanned aerial vehicles are used increasingly for building and site inspections, and expanded capabilities are on the horizon.

Facility Executive | February 2019 Issue

The February 2019 issue features this year's Facility Executive of the Year. Plus, a look drones and FM, building envelope and energy, and our annual Readers' Choice Awards.

2019 Excellence In Asphalt Roofing Award Winners Announced

Projects honored by the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) include a children’s hospital and a veterinary hospital.

We-Go-Round Expands Inclusive Playground Offerings

Inclusive merry-go-round from Landscape Structures delivers spinning sensation to all ages and abilities.

An Inside Look At Prepping The Field For Super Bowl LIII

A turf management major from Auburn University was selected as the winner of the 2019 Toro Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program.

NYC Automated Parking

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2019 SOLUTIONS For FM: Axis Communications Introduces Multi-Faceted Access Control

The AXIS A8004-VE Network Video Door Station provides visual identification, two-way communication, and remote entry control. Bruce Stewart, the company’s business development manager, elaborates on these capabilities for facility security.

Friday Funny: Hey Bill Belichick, Who’s The Boss?

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Auburn U Student Wins Chance To Work With Super Bowl Grounds Crew

Wilson Morgan, winner of this year’s Toro Super Bowl Sports Turf Training competition, is in Atlanta preparing the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the big game.

Amerlux Light Engine 7-Pin Option

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Three-Acre Green Roof Helps Earn LEED Gold For Gateway Arch Museum

The new Visitor Center and Museum at Gateway Arch in St. Louis, MO is one of only 10 National Park Service sites to be awarded LEED certification.

Tubelite Glazing System

The 400 4-Side SSG Cassette Series glazing system is for building envelopes in low- and mid-rise commercial curtain wall applications.

Water Conservation At Super Bowl LIII

The LEED Platinum certified Mercedes-Benz Stadium employs numerous design features and operational strategies aimed at reducing water consumption.

U.S. DOE Funding Early-Stage R&D On Building Technologies

Building envelope, energy management, and LED lighting are among the research areas to receive more than $40 million of funding.

Recycled Rubber Used In Porous Pave Installations Tops 13M Pounds

An eco-friendly green building product made in the U.S., Porous Pave offers superior permeability for optimal storm water retention, exceptional application versatility, and demonstrated durability.

New LCS WiFi Lighting Control System From Vista

The low-profile, lightweight, cloud-based, multi-zone WiFi lighting controller can be managed from a mobile device regardless of location via a free, downloadable app.

In Ice And Snow, Parking Structure Maintenance

Minimize damage to parking structures during the winter months, and keep drivers safe.

Medium Voltage Transformer & Switch

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Facility Management SOLUTIONS For 2019

Take a look at these facility management products to meet your needs in the coming year.

Polaris PRO XD Work Utility Vehicle

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Ascent Windscreen System By Trex Commercial Products

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Lightning Safety: Highlights From 2018

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Metal Building Manufacturers Association Shares 2018 Annual Report

The document highlights MBMA accomplishments from 2018, including publication of an energy code compliance document and an updated fire resistance guide for metal buildings.

FM Certified Dry Floodproofing

The FM Certified Side Deployed Flex-Wall 2510 protects facility openings from flood damage and is approved to a water height of 6'.

WAC Unveils Underwater LED

The LED Underwater Spot is suitable for illuminating ponds, fountains, and other wet environments with an underwater depth of up to 3'.

Sherwin-Williams Unveils New Color Collections For Key Markets

Twenty-three new palettes for 2019 include market-specific options for commercial, multifamily, healthcare, hospitality, and education applications.

OnSSI & Oncam Increase Situational Awareness

OnSSI's Ocularis 5.6 VMS and Oncam’s Evolution 12 Series and Evolution 180 Outdoor and Indoor Panoramic Cameras now seamlessly integrate.

TempMaster Rooftop Units

OmniPremier 25 ton to 50 ton commercial rooftop units offer superior standard efficiency levels and already meet stringent DOE 2023 energy efficiency requirements.

Living Walls Enliven Hospital’s Healing Landscape

Jersey Shore University Medical Center features two LiveWall Living Walls in the patient-centered design of HOPE Tower, its new outpatient facility.

EarthTronics Canopy LED Series

The Canopy LED Series delivers energy savings and visual acuity suitable for 8' to 15' mounting heights in commercial, industrial, and municipal facilities.

California Cities To Save $60M With Energy Efficient Lighting Upgrades

The first of 55,000 Current by GE Streetlights have been installed in an innovative regional program spanning 11 southern California communities.

OMG Metal Edge Systems

OMG’s line of TerminEdge Fascia and PermaSnap Coping systems are suitable for use on hospitals, schools, or other buildings that are often designated as “shelters” during severe weather events.

3D Repro Tool Visualization Software

3D Repro Tool with MultiView next generation visualization technology enhances outdoor design.

Applications Open For 2018 Recycling Bins Grant

Coca-Cola and Keep America Beautiful mark America Recycles Day with recycling bins grant program for public spaces and facilities.

theMART In Chicago Achieves Fitwel Certification

The Center for Active Design bestowed a Fitwel 2 Star Rating to theMART, an iconic four million square foot Chicago property.

Decorating Your Facilities For The Holidays

When decorating during the holidays, there are a few things property managers should keep in mind to ensure the season is both festive and safe.

Question Of The Week: How Can I Prepare My Facility For Winter?

Fall is the ideal time to prepare your facility for winter weather. Routine inspections of your building from roof to foundation now can prevent costly repairs in the future

Cushman Hauler 4×4 For Facilities Work

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