Today’s Facility Manager: September 2011
Tricks Of The Trade: Maintenance Timetables, Tech Headcount, and Canadian Degrees | TFM‘s Tricks Of The Trade Columnist Jim Elledge provides answers to a range of reader questions.
The Facility Technologist: Seeing Is Believing! |
A facility manager’s dream come true: real X-ray specs may be a (virtual) reality soon!
Professional Development: Revised Regulations |
New standards of Titles II and III of the Americans with Disabilities Act can be decoded.
Services & Maintenance: Together As One |
Integrating security systems and building management offers a multitude of benefits.
Special Feature: Going Directly To The Source
| Bolstered by an association’s work, direct current (DC) is gaining momentum as a potential power distribution option that could help drive microgrid and net zero building initiatives.
FM Issue: Comparing Apples To Apples |
Sensitivity analyses can be a useful tool for making life cycle cost comparisons.
Alternative Energy Trends: Follow The Sun
| Is solar power the most promising alternative energy option or commercial buildings?
LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum |
The Vancouver Convention Centre uses innovative environmental solutions in its award winning expansion.
Renewable Energy: Think About A Growing Part Of The Future |
This month’s guest columnist believes it’s time for facility managers to invest in renewable energy.
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