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Many schools are asking themselves: How do we return children to the classroom in a way that is both safe and secure? The answer can be quite complex.


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Many schools are asking themselves: How do we return children to the classroom in a way that is both safe and secure? The answer can be quite complex.

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Return To The Classroom: Combining Health Safety And Security

Many schools are asking themselves: How do we return children to the classroom in a way that is both safe and secure? The answer can be quite complex.

Planning For The Post-Pandemic Office

What key changes does the workplace need to accommodate, and how will technology help to deliver these?

IREM Celebrates 75th Anniversary Of The AMO

The first Accredited Management Organization firms were certified 75 years ago. Today, more than 500 firms hold AMO accreditation.

New App Provides Real-Time IAQ Metrics

Carbon Lighthouse released its Indoor Air Quality solution, which shows real-time IAQ metrics for a building through a simple, occupant-facing app in order to increase consumer confidence.

Airlines Approve Restart Of Pittsburgh International Airport Terminal Project

After pandemic pause, Pittsburgh International Airport will restart a critical infrastructure project that will build a modern, health-conscious airport.

Tips For Preventing, Minimizing Mold Risk After Prolonged Shutdown

Mold and hazard mitigation should be a top priority ahead of reopening a previously inactive property, especially if you plan on welcoming back employees.

Monitoring Conditions In Data Centers

Maximizing uptime and efficiency while minimizing cost requires analyzing a large number of highly dynamic variables.

Ambassador Service Enforces Pool Regulations

Planned Companies' Pool Ambassador service provides clients with an on-site professional or professionals who are responsible for enforcing pool regulations such as making sure guests are socially distanced and public swimming areas are kept sanitary during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Iron Mountain Data Centers Lauded For Energy Efficiency Leadership

In a virtual tour, the Department of Energy recognized Iron Mountain Data Centers for its commitment to energy efficiency through the Better Buildings Challenge.

Hygiene, Cleaning Are Central To K-12 Reopenings

Focus on these five aspects when making the case for federal stimulus money to upgrade cleaning equipment and supplies in K-12 schools.

Using Safety Program Data to Better Mitigate Future Facility Accidents

Transitioning to an environmental health and safety culture focused on prevention and mitigation can keep your workers safer and save your organization money on insurance premiums, citations, and fines.

Side Entry & Gable Fabric Building Lines

Calhoun Super Structure launched two new fabric building product lines—its Side Entry (SE) line of building profiles and its Gable (GB) line of building profiles.

COVID-19 Vaccine Management In The Workplace

With COVID-19 vaccine deployment underway, employers must exercise caution as they plan to reopen physical offices.

Water Conservation Tips for World Water Day

SSC Services for Education (SCC) is sharing water conservation tips and strategies for communities for World Water Day on March 22, 2021.

National Institute Of Building Sciences Joins Global BIM Network

The National Institute of Building Sciences joined more than 2,000 public sector representatives from 100 countries to form a new Global BIM Network.

As Offices Evolve, Owners Look Outward

Even in densely populated locations, there are opportunities to design outdoor spaces for employees and visitors.

The Pandemic And The New Focus On Indoor Air Quality

As the pandemic enters its next phase, facility leaders are focusing on air quality to optimize their response to viral spread.

EPA Announces 2020 ENERGY STAR Certified Manufacturing Plants

These 95 ENERGY STAR certified plants saved nearly $400 million on energy bills — equal to the payroll value of over 8,000 U.S. manufacturing jobs.

IDEC KW2D Series Smart RFID Readers

KW2D RFID readers are designed for easy installation into the typical 22mm panel-mount holes used with machinery, are readily integrated with automation systems, and allow OEMs and end users to apply advanced authentication and authorization measures.

BOMA Releases New Retail Floor Measurement Standard

BOMA 2020 for Retail Properties: Standard Method of Measurement features new design, new format, and new features.

National Automatic Door Day

The American Association of Automatic Door Manufacturers (AAADM) announced the nation’s newest holiday—National Automatic Door Day on March 19th.

iCleanse To Help Curb Spread Of COVID-19 In Nursing Homes 

iCleanse uses UV-C technology to disinfect high touch surfaces, such as mobile phones, tablets, stethoscopes, ID badges, keycards, and more

Here Are The 2021 Custodian Of The Year Finalists!

Cintas Corporation has announced the top 10 finalists in its eighth-annual Custodian of the Year contest. Time to vote for your favorite!

In 2021, Tech Will Boost Mobile Workforce And Preventive Maintenance

2020 presented challenges for operations and maintenance staff, and enterprise asset management tools can help adapt to changes.

Safe Passage Keeps Facility Access Secure

Connect ONE Safe Passage module targets return-to-work strategies with an automated process that can be customized to individual spaces, conditions, and regulations.

Flood Buzz Water Leak Alarms From Archetype Ltd.

Manufactured and distributed by Archetype Ltd., Flood Buzz™ is a line of patented, low-cost, easy-to-use water leak alarms that warn of impending leaks.

Healthy Buildings: Disease-Fighting, Productivity-Boosting Super Structures

Healthy buildings are inherently sustainable, but their green benefits go beyond the power grid to offer wellness to those who live and work within their walls.

Protecting the Power Quality of Mission-Critical Facilities

Power quality solutions maintain uptime and protect the equipment within a facility, filtering electricity flowing from the energy source to each device to ensure smooth performance of connected equipment.

QRTU & QSolarBattery Support Off-Grid Automation

The QRTU & QSolarBattery support off-grid automation, allowing users to monitor and control machines and processes located almost anywhere.

Airthings Launches View Plus Air Quality Technology

Battery-operated and Wi-Fi-enabled, View Plus includes sensors for particulate matter (PM), radon, carbon dioxide (CO2) and much more

OSHA Program Protects High-risk Workers From Coronavirus

New national emphasis program focuses on companies that put the most workers at risk of contracting COVID-19, prioritizes employers that retaliate against worker safety complaints.

Saniflo USA Introduces Duplex Drain Pump

Sanicom 2 heavy-duty duplex drain pump removes water, grease, and corrosive chemicals up to 194°F with 2-HP pumps at a maximum rate of 140 gpm.

Five Tips For Improving Manufacturing Facility Productivity

A new productivity guide from Tork is inspired by kaizen, the Japanese management philosophy that advocates all employees be engaged in improving a business.

Right-Sizing Corporate Real Estate Portfolios In 2021

For organizations to rebound, this is a critical year to evaluate the role of commercial office space.

Building Seismic Safety Council Honors Built Environment Leaders

BSSC recognized individuals and organizations that support its mission of enhancing public safety through improved seismic planning, design, construction and regulation in the building community.

Did You Miss Our “Power Solutions In A Post-Pandemic World” Webinar?

View this free video webinar to learn how to prepare commercial spaces for a post-pandemic world, with discussion around key trends and insights.

Non-Toxic Disinfectant Added To EPA List N

Non-toxic disinfectant, Wonder Spray, has been added to EPA List N for its effectiveness in killing the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).

At Detroit’s TCF Center, Facilities Professional Recognized For COVID Efforts

Al Vasquez, the facility's manager of engineering services, received four national and state awards for his work on temporary alternate care facility, the TCF Regional Care Center.

New Net Zero Energy Office Building

New Net Zero Energy office building by Ashley McGraw Architects challenges conventional thinking on efficiency in the commercial sector

Traction Guest Return-to-Work Solution

Traction Guest Return-to-Work Solution streamlines the return of employees and essential visitors to the physical workplace during COVID-19 and mitigates compliance risks across the entire visit life cycle.

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