Professional Development: Mid-Project Intervention
Guest Contributor Sonny Jester feels fms can experience early avoidance and resolution of construction disputes.
Sustainable By Design: Existing Buildings In Cities Focus Of New Program
The Clinton Climate Initiative Is working with locations around the world to increase energy efficiency.
Professional Development: Facility Management Made Easier
Guest Contributor Steve Lindauer discusses how an accepted tool can simplify the coordination of all contractors.
TFM Show Tour Case Study: Seeing It Through
At this high-rise in Chicago, it has been hands-on management from the start.
Facility Fix: A Modern Solution For An Old-Fashioned School
In the small community of Shungnak, AK, this Northwest Arctic Borough School District needed to find a way to reconfigure classroom spaces to accommodate the changing needs of students. This Q&A with Kathy Christy, REFP, explains how it was done.
Professional Development: Tackling Systems Performance
Contributor Bob Vorwald illustrates how facilities can reduce costs and increase efficiencies through recommissioning. From the January 2007 issue.
FM Frequency: Bridging The Gap
Closing the divide between the design process and long-term operations and maintenance is the topic this month from FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane.
Special Report: On The Horizon
The latest TFM survey results show facility professionals will not only be juggling numerous projects, but they'll be managing large budgets well.
Professional Development: Aren’t All Structural Engineers The Same?
This Q&A in team building basics with William Sherman and Jay Stressel goes from the bottom to the top.
Professional Development: Reduce Change Orders To Add Resources
Columnist R. Don Hensley explains how Quality Management Plans can help minimize expensive changes. From the Ap-ril 2006 issue.
Special Report: Stealth Buildings
In his last "Material Revolution," Brian Kraemer looks at carbon fibers and their ability to strengthen building foundations.
Sustainable By Design: Solar Photovoltaics
Incentives can help facilities increase their return on investment in solar photovoltaics.
Special Report: Simply Soy
Installing soy bean oil based insulation can change the complexion of facilities.
Services & Maintenance: Aerial View
Facility managers can use technology to stay on top of roof conditions.
Special Report: Broken Bottle Flooring
An old process using recent technology can change the way flooring is thought about.
Professional Development: Combining Facility And Project Management
Contributor John Bodrozic shares communal software approaches that keep fms on top of construction projects.
TFM Names Ward Komorowski Facility Executive Of The Year
Passionate about facilities, this colorful motivator leads by example and has a great time along the way.
Services & Maintenance: The Missing Link In Roof Considerations
Preventive maintenance can provide priceless value and protection.
TFM Names Charles Ayoub Facility Executive Of The Year
A no nonsense leader gets things done at a growing Houston hospital-in spite of obstacles and disasters.
Conveying Corporate Continuity
A standards program can help facility executives maintain uniform policies and aesthetics.