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OSCRE (the Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate), announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with CoreNet Global, with the aim of advancing the use of technology in the real estate sector to the benefit of both sets of members and wider real property industry. The two organizations will become more closely acquainted […]


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OSCRE (the Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate), announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with CoreNet Global, with the aim of advancing the use of technology in the real estate sector to the benefit of both sets of members and wider real property industry. The two organizations will become more closely acquainted […]

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Latest: OSCRE And CoreNet Collaborate To Advance Technology Adoption - OSCRE (the Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate), announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with CoreNet Global, with the aim of advancing the use of technology in the real estate sector to the benefit of both sets of members and wider real property industry. The two organizations will become more closely acquainted […]

OSCRE And CoreNet Collaborate To Advance Technology Adoption

OSCRE (the Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate), announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with CoreNet Global, with the aim of...

IEHA Promotes Healthy Schools With Free Guide

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Bouncing Back From A Major Catastrophe

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Aluminum Vs. Copper Wiring

What's the standard practice when it comes to specifying copper vs. aluminum wire connected to main electrical switch gears?

Service Company Donates Time For Green Cleaning

Employees at a New Jersey firm recently donated time and products to clean a school in nearby Newark.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Not Farmville, But Plantville

There's a new game in town along the same lines as Farmville, but with a twist; this multimedia experience was developed as an "engaging and information plant simulation that puts you right in the shoes of the plant manager."

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: BIM Specs From Lubrizol/FBC Building Solutions

The BIM objects for the company's FlowGuard Gold and Corzan pipe and fittings have been adapted for download through the Autodesk Seek search engine.

Revisions To MasterFormat Announced

CSI and CSC have announced the 2011 updates to MasterFormat®, the tool used to organize construction documents for commercial, industrial, and institutional building projects in the United States and Canada.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Marksman Master Kit By Spectronics

This diagnostic tool detects sounds that may signify problems such as compressed air leaks and other facility issues.

KMC Controls Launches TFM Building Automation Channel

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How should one hopeful fm prepare for his first "imaginary" week on the job?

WEB EXCLUSIVE CASE STUDY: Architectural History Repeats Itself

To honor the church’s historic district status and vibrant past, a church building committee was established to turn back the clock on its exterior.

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This program enables facility managers to install solar energy projects without making an initial capital investment in the equipment.

Facility Management Expert To Speak At ISSA Event

Presentation marks the first time ISSA and its partner PIGC bring a mixed discipline group in Europe to discuss the issues of planning facilities with a focus on their cleanability.

Tricks Of The Trade: Call Center Characteristics

TFM Columnist Jim Elledge goes through the basic requirements for call centers.

Safety Trends: Mass Notification Decoded

How to decipher new codes and track the latest trends for effective emergency communications.

FM Issue: Bomb Scare

There are many ways to protect facilities from explosive threats.

Tricks Of The Trade: Meeting Room Scheduling Signage

TFM Columnist Jim Elledge recommends a few solutions for creating customized signs from existing scheduling programs.

Services & Maintenance: Energy Improvements

Managing staff behavior is a key to maintaining benefits over time.

The Facility Technologist: Getting The Word Out

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This new unit provides conditioned, continuous backup power to facility managers' mission critical applications.

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Who is held accountable if a building or a leased space within a building is out of compliance with building codes?

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Food can be everywhere with culinary inspired furnishings.

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