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In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.
In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.



Latest: 2018 Facility Executive Readers’ Choice Awards - In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.

2018 Facility Executive Readers’ Choice Awards

In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.

Facility Executive | February 2018 Issue

The February 2018 issue features our 2018 Facility Executive of the Year, an in-depth look at the building envelope, access control, document management, and more. Plus, our annual Readers' Choice Awards.

BHMA Publishes New ANSI Standard On Egress

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association has added the A156.41-Door Hardware Single Motion to Egress standard to its A156 Standards Series.

Did You Miss Our Tackle Allergies & Asthma In Your Facility Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn the cost of allergies and asthma, how cleaning for health can remove allergy triggers from indoor air, and simple ways you can reduce contaminants from facilities.

Bacharach MGS-250 Refrigerant Gas Detector

The MGS-250 is an infrared refrigerant gas detector with two new added gas options—R514A and R452B.

BAS Multiply Due To Global Urge For Energy Efficiency

Concern for building energy consumption is propelling rapid transformations in the global Building Automation Systems market, finds Frost & Sullivan.

SiteHawk QuickSCAN SDS Mobile App

QuickSCAN is a mobile application that provides quick access to safety data sheets.

New Workplace Wellness Employer Guide Available

A free guide for employers to identify wellness programs that fit their unique workplace and employee characteristics is available from Transamerica Center for Health Studies and UC Berkeley Interdisciplinary Center for Healthy Workplaces.

Solutions From Siemens For LaGuardia Airport Redevelopment

The redevelopment of Terminal B, part of multi-year airport-wide improvements, will include Siemens building management and fire safety systems.

EFFECT For Fire Risk And Exterior Facades

An online tool from the National Fire Protection Association helps facility management and AHJs assess combustible facade fire risk in high-rise buildings.

Workplace Safety: Employee Perceptions, Employer Policies Not Aligned

When it comes to workplace safety, employers often miss the mark in critical communication and planning, according to a recent Rave Mobile Safety survey.

AquaBlend Xtreme Water-Driven Pump

AquaBlend Xtreme is a water-driven pump compatible with organic acids and other highly aggressive chemicals used to treat or medicate water lines.

Which Is Your Favorite Dispenser Design?

From now until February 28, you can vote for your favorite elementary and middle/high school finalist designs in Deb Group’s Second Annual Happy Hands Contest.

Most Americans Concerned About Contracting Flu 

While the flu is widespread, Southerners are more worried about catching it than adults in the Northeast, Midwest or West, according to Bradley Corp.’s Annual Healthy Hand Washing Survey.

Boon Edam Trilock 60 Tripod Turnstile

Trilock 60 is a medium capacity tripod turnstile capable of handling high volume, abusive applications.

Safety: Recognizing CEOs Who “Get It”

The National Safety Council has released its annual list of leaders with proven track records of putting safety first.

NextWave Launches VR-Enhanced Training, Custom Safety Plans

NextWave Safety Solutions is tackling workplace incidents with proprietary technology that brings transparency and preparedness to the safety industry.

Attack Resistant Openings From ASSA ABLOY Win Design Award

Attack Resistant Openings were developed with K-12 schools and colleges in mind, and have become popular for offices, places of worship, libraries, and other public buildings.

Pacific Floorcare WAV-26 Upright Vacuum

The WAV-26 is a 26" wide area upright vacuum Purpose Built™ for daily vacuuming of commercial carpeted spaces.

Doodle Scrub EBG-9 Surface Preparation Machine

The Doodle Scrub EBG-9 is a surface preparation machine that cleans floors around toilets, bathroom stalls, and similar tight spaces where larger machines can’t reach.

Makita DRC200Z Brushless Robotic Vacuum

Model DRC200Z is a cordless, brushless robotic vacuum for commercial environments.

Retail Facilities Natural Disaster Damage Survey Tool Released

The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association has released a customizable template designed to help retail facilities managers assess the status of stores following a natural disaster. 

Question Of The Week: Are You Prepared For A Confined Space Rescue?

Here are seven steps to help you prepare a response in case someone working at your facility becomes injured, incapacitated, or trapped in a space and has to be rescued.

Ion Science MiniPID 2 HS VOC Sensor

The MiniPID 2 HS is capable of detecting trace levels of VOCs over a long period of time, making it suitable for indoor air quality monitoring applications. 

Rooftops Present Big Risks

The majority of the nearly 5,000 workplace fatalities each year occur as a result of a fall. Here are some questions to consider when allowing work to be performed on your facility’s roof.

Baltimore, Washington, DC Lead Bed Bug Cities List

The number of bed bug infestations in the United States continues to rise, according to Orkin, which just released its annual Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list.

i-team’s i-mop XXL Floor Cleaning Machine

The i-mop XXL combines the power and performance of a large scrubber dryer with the mobility and flexibility of a floor mop to effortlessly clean all hard floor types.

Increased Active Shooter Incidents Prompt New Response Standard

In response to the rising toll of active shooter and hostile events, NFPA is fast-tracking a new standard for unified response.

Safe, Chloride-Free Liquid Ice Melt

Entry is a chloride-free, biodegradable deicing and anti-icing solution that quickly removes thin layers of ice and prevents new snow and ice from accumulating.

Mechanically Activated Bottle Fillers Work Without Electricity

Oasis offers numerous bottle fillers with mechanical activation to assure users can fill their bottles to maintain hydration, even in a blackout.

Prof. Microbe All-Purpose Organic Cleaner

Prof. Microbe is a health-conscious, food-grade microbial cleaning product.

Moisture Control And Pest Management

Do you know how moisture control factors into your efforts to protect your facility from pests? Take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test.


The IN120 WiFi lock pairs a sleek design with the latest in access control technology.

Gibraltar Anti-Ram Bollards Installed On Las Vegas Boulevard

Gibraltar's anti-ram vehicle barriers have been installed on Las Vegas Boulevard to protect pedestrians from errant vehicles.

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