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The adoption of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) or drones in building and façade inspections has significant time and cost benefits.


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The adoption of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) or drones in building and façade inspections has significant time and cost benefits.

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Drones For Façade Inspections

The adoption of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) or drones in building and façade inspections has significant time and cost benefits.

Check1st Web Accessibility Testing Tool

The Check1st accessibility testing tool detects barriers and errors, and guides remediation efforts, testing a website’s most critical user paths to flag web content and applications that are inaccessible to people with disabilities.

Facility Executive: February 2021 Issue

The February 2021 issue looks back at the facility management challenges of 2020, as well as exteriors, cleaning, security and more. Plus, our own office move!

Sena Industrial Communication Devices

Sena Industrial has rolled out a line of Bluetooth and Mesh communication devices designed to help organizations connect their teams in a safe and efficient way.

Survey Of FMs Looks At Plans To Adopt Augmented Reality

AI and computer vision company, Resonai, surveyed senior facility managers for its “2021 State of Augmented Reality in Facilities Management” report to discover current and expected use of AR in facilities.

Tech For A Safe Return To Work

Do not buy that COVID-19 technology tool until you have asked these four questions.

ECA by Dekko Delivers Locker Power

Sto-Way is a power and charging solution for new and previously installed lockers in a range of environments.

Five Strategies For Leveraging AI, IoT For A Safe Return To Work

Facility managers are looking to technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) to help employees safety return to work.

NIBS Convenes Building Information Management Executive Roundtable

Nearly 40 business and government leaders discussed the need for a National Building Information Management Program to improve the relationships, performance and profitability of the increasingly digitalized U.S. AECO industry

Battery Power for Floor Care Machinery

TPPL batteries are a reliable power solution for more frequent and widespread use of floor care equipment.

Protecting Facility Equipment, Operations With IoT Sensors

Sensors placed throughout buildings and sites help prevent and predict potentially damaging conditions. An expert from insurer Chubb’s IoT team discusses how this technology aids facility management.

Restroom Retrofits With Touch-Free Technology

Take a look at revamping “high-touch” surfaces that can be breeding grounds for germs, bacteria, and now, the COVID-19 virus.

Energy-Producing, Compact Gym Equipment

The ECO-POWR Elite Series is a line of compact gym equipment that features ECO-POWR technology, capturing human exertion and converting it into utility grade electricity.

JLL, GoSpace AI Team Up To Deliver Occupancy Management Solution

New solution will provide AI-powered software to drive dynamic resource and space allocations through intelligent, automatic seating assignment methods

Building Electrification Technology Roadmap: The Path To Zero Carbon   

A first-of-its-kind study from the New Buildings Institute provides a comprehensive analysis of electric technologies that can displace fossil fuels in buildings.

3 Trends In The Electrical Industry Impacting Commercial Facilities

These developments reflect the increased desire for safe facilities that provide power, security, and convenience.

2021 SOLUTIONS: ScanSeries App Suite From BuildingReports

BuildingReports brought together its SecurityScan and SafetyScan inspection and reporting apps to offer ScanSeries, focused on both security assets and cleaning and disinfection efforts. Dwight Will, vice president, sales & marketing at the company, shares an overview.

2021 SOLUTIONS: HID FARGO INK1000 From HID Global

HID Global has introduced the HID FARGO INK1000 inkjet card printer & encoder. Mike Mans, senior product marketing manager, DTC Printers, Secure Issuance at the company, provides a closer look.

2021 SOLUTIONS: Connectrac Flex From Connectrac

Connectrac is introducing its new Flex product, a floor-based power and data distribution system to provide facilities flexibility to meet their needs. Steve Batchelder, director of sales there, shares an overview.

Utilizing The IoT For Remote Monitoring

To enhance operations, while simultaneously keeping those in the facilities safe, managers are increasingly leveraging IoT devices to remotely manage water, energy, and gas consumption.

LG Transparent OLED Display Signage

LG Transparent OLED Touch Screen Digital Signage lets viewers see spaces that previously would be hidden away behind a display, to harmonize with its surroundings.

CyberLock Launches Generation 2 CyberLock Cylinders

This latest advancement in key-centric access control offers AES-256 encryption between lock and key.

Facial Recognition Security Solutions From Johnson Controls, Alcatraz AI

New collaboration offers facial authentication AI solutions combined with advanced access control to create safer, healthier, more connected building environments.

Cybersecurity For Facilities Calls For Team Effort

To protect facilities, physical security and cybersecurity are increasingly intertwined.

Analytics Solution To Ensure Clean Hands

SecurOS Hand Sanitizer analytics is designed to detect if an individual has not properly cleansed their hands in a designated area where handwashing and/or hand sanitization is mandated.

Remote Working Continues: Five Crucial Questions

As COVID-19 numbers continue to rise around the world, Questionmark encourages employers to ask five crucial questions about their remote work readiness. 

Decision Makers Increasing Investments In Healthy Building Initiatives

Facility executives are prioritizing three mission critical focus areas of a healthy building — people, places, and planet — finds Johnson Controls survey.

Video Surveillance Trends To Watch In 2021

Here are the five trends that security provider Eagle Eye Networks views as having significant impact on video surveillance, security, and use of analytics.

Decreased Bystander Willingness To Perform CPR

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, lay-administered CPR has suffered greatly due to fears of infection. Business facilities, by virtue of their high human occupancy and traffic, have a responsibility to institute relevant changes to empower employees to perform CPR safely.

Unifying Mass Notification And Lockdown Procedures

As highlighted by recent events at the U.S. Capitol, even seemingly secure buildings often have vulnerabilities that can be exploited.

Smart Security Cameras With Mask Detection From Rhombus Systems

To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Rhombus security cameras automatically identify if individuals are not wearing face coverings.

Thornton Tomasetti Launches T2D2 SaaS For Building Envelope, Structure Inspection

This software as a service (SaaS) platform uses artificial intelligence to identify and assess damage and deterioration to building envelopes and structures through images.

Grid Connect Introduces Smart Power Cord

The ConnectSense Smart Power Cord is an IoT power solution that cloud enables any product or device by simply plugging it in.

TracStar iSeries Pipe Fusion Machine

The iSeries offers a platform for a new family of fusion machines that maintain the TracStar’s historically rugged, self-contained tracked vehicle while adding industry-changing technology for an improved user experience.

Cellebrite Digital Intelligence Readiness Navigator

The DI Readiness Navigator is a comprehensive tool that helps agencies on their journey to modernize and create standard operating procedures for the use of digital data in investigations

Utility Financial Intelligence Platform

The UFIQ platform uses AI and advanced analytics to analyze smart meter and interval utility data, define anomalies wasting energy, and deliver actionable insights to support decisive action for facility managers across vertical industries.

AssetCare Asset Management Platform

mCloud connects first 10 New York buildings in new multi-site commercial building campaign.

Report: Occupancy Tracking Tech To Grow Over Next Decade

While the COVID-19 pandemic has driven near-term market growth, the need for occupancy tracking is expected to extend into the next decade.

LG Autonomous Robot Disinfects With UV Light

LG Electronics is developing an autonomous robot that will use ultraviolet (UV-C) light to disinfect high-touch, high-traffic areas and will be available to customers in early 2021.

In-Building Wireless Systems And The Emergence Of 5G

Here are installation and OPEX considerations for facility management teams to examine for wireless infrastructure deployments.

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