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Facility executives know that the ability to keep operations running if the energy grid goes down is critical for their business.


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Facility executives know that the ability to keep operations running if the energy grid goes down is critical for their business.

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Protect Your Power: Investment In Energy Resilience

Facility executives know that the ability to keep operations running if the energy grid goes down is critical for their business.

Emerson PlexPower Motor Starter

The Appleton PlexPower motor starter provides component level protection for off-the-shelf motor starters with a lightweight, corrosion-resistant, and stainless steel design.

The More You Know About Bird Control…

When facility conditions are ripe for attracting pest birds, the end game is all about results.

OnSSI Ocularis v5.6 Enhances VMS Performance

Ocularis 5.6 enhances overall VMS performance and operator functionality, delivers heightened system security with fortified dual authentication measures, and provides enhanced mobile and web access capabilities.

Sooner Or Later: Electrical System Failures

Invest in preventive maintenance, rather than a “run it till it fails” approach for electrical equipment.

Attend Facility Executive Live! In Philadelphia Next Month

Early bird registration ends August 20th for this one-day education and networking event on the University of Pennsylvania campus.

U of AR Installs UV Technology In HVAC Equipment

Since 2008, the university's facilities department has pursued improved IAQ (and energy savings) by retrofitting campus AHUs with ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI).

Mass Notification Partnership From American Signal Corp.

Through an application process going on now, college and healthcare campuses may be chosen by the company to receive new or enhanced mass notification systems.

Video Plus Audio Equals Enhanced Security

Extend the reach and response of surveillance cameras with sound capabilities.

Uptime Institute Surveys Data Centers Around The Globe

The results of this 8th annual survey examines how operators are handling challenges, including the business case and cost of hybrid IT approaches.

Strategies For School Security

From training and drills to access control, act with intent and purpose to combat active shooter and other threats.

Facility Executive | August 2018 Issue

The August 2018 issue features facility security, including biometrics, school security, and stopping hackers. Plus, HVAC, roofing, restroom maintenance, lighting, and more.

NSPF Endorses Model Aquatic Health Code Adoption

A five-state study of inspection data showed that 12.3% of routine aquatic facilities inspections resulted in immediate closure due to violations seriously threatening public health.

Operation Safe Gate Targets Automatic Security Gate Tragedies

Approximately 300 emergency room visits each year can be attributed to injuries caused by automatic gates, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Fire Prevention Groups Focus On Sprinkler Awareness

Following a fire in San Marcos, TX in July, five national organizations have joined forces to educate stakeholders on the benefits of installing fire sprinklers in dorms and off-campus housing.

OSHA To Award $10.5M In Workplace Safety Training Grants

The Susan Harwood Training Grants are available to nonprofit organizations and will fund workplace safety and health hazard training and education.

RapidFill Delivers Fast Dilution for Auto Scrubbers

RapidFill units for auto scrubbers can deliver 15 gallons per minute (GPM) of cleaning solution, allowing it to fill a large reservoir auto scrubber about 10 minutes faster than competing technologies.

RICS Moves Closer To Cities Of The Future Winner

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors founded this competition for young people around the world to create solutions to urban challenges including rapid urbanization, climate change, and resource scarcity.

Quiet Mark Launches In U.S. To Combat Noise Pollution

Proprietary testing program from the Noise Abatement Society offers support for nation’s health and well-being by helping to find the quietest solutions in over 50 product categories.

Protect Facilities From Wind And Flood Damage

Cost-effective prevention is worth considering as the 2018 hurricane season is in full swing, and research from global insurer FM Global bears out this assertion.

Dude Solutions Improves Healthcare Compliance

Compliance is an addition to Dude Solutions' CMMS and part of TheWorxHub for Healthcare to empower hospitals to better manage their regulatory-driven environment through a single platform.

ThoughtWire Operations Performance Management Suites

ThoughtWire introduced five new applications for their Smart Building and Smart Hospital Operations Performance Management suites, providing vertical-specific solutions.

Friday Funny: Is Your Job Making You Fat?

If you think your job is making you fat, you're not alone: 45% of workers say they've gained weight in their current job, according to new survey.

Sharpie PRO Permanent Markers

Available in three sizes, Sharpie PRO permanent markers boldly adhere to the toughest jobsite surfaces, including wet, oily, dusty, and abrasive.

Hospital Facility Dog Lends Patients, Families A Helping Paw

Mars Petcare and Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt have collaborated to bring a dedicated facility dog to families in need.

Partnership Helps Produce Hygienic Facilities

Stonhard has exclusive partnership with PolySto to create hygienic curbs, walls, and floors for food and beverage facilities.

OSHA To Kick Off Safe + Sound Week

Over 200 organizations and businesses will partner with OSHA to promote the importance of workplace safety and health programs August 13-19.

Partnership Helps Defend Against Active Shooters

Singlewire Software and Fire Door Armor are partnering to provide organizations with safety solutions to defend against active shooters—a door barricade that keeps intruders out and sends an InformaCast mass notification when activated.

Extreme 300 Series MicroCoil Grille By CornellCookson

For high-traffic, low headroom facility access points, this rolling door product reduces the amount of headroom required for grilles.

Did You Miss Our “Active Threats Preparation: A Universal Approach” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn practical tactics that enhance the ability to respond to crises and emergencies.

KastleAlert For Emergency Mass Communications

This mobile, crowdsourced emergency mass communications (EMC) platform from Kastle Systems provides facility occupants the ability to share information about emergency events.

Bosch APE Access Control Software 3.7

Access Professional Edition is scalable entry level access control software based on Bosch’s Access Modular Controller hardware. Version 3.7 has enhanced convenience and ease of operation with an update that adds new features.

IWBI Launches Global Network Of Concept Advisories

Experts from around the world will share their insights on the impact of 10 WELL concepts on human health.

Milwaukee Tools’ Heated Gear

This fall, Milwaukee Tool will kick off its ninth season of heated gear with a refreshed line of products that feature faster heating technology and garment improvements.

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