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CNBC Series To Feature Herman Miller President And CEO

CNBC Series To Feature Herman Miller President And CEO

Brian Walker will be a guest on the fifth and final episode in the series, “The Business of Innovation.” The episode will air this coming Monday, June 30, 2008, at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. As President and CEO of Herman Miller, Inc., Walker will discuss the company’s global business model and strategy for driving innovation within new and existing markets. The episode also will highlight some...Read More...

GE Consumer & Industrial Active In Midwest Flood Region

GE Consumer & Industrial Active In Midwest Flood Region

In the wake of the devastation caused by recent, massive flooding across parts of the Midwest, GE Consumer & Industrial’s Electrical Distribution business has initiated an emergency response action plan to help restore power and provide needed electrical equipment throughout the affected region. GE’s initiative calls for an immediate influx of resources to the areas most in need. Local GE representatives are...Read More...

LED Display In Philadelphia’s Comcast Center Unveiled

LED Display In Philadelphia’s Comcast Center Unveiled

Barco, a manufacturer of display technology, recently announced the grand opening of The Comcast Experience at Philadelphia’s Comcast Center, an LED wall comprised of 6,771 Barco NX-4 LED modules. Situated in a seven story high glass atrium, The Comcast Experience is a joint gift to the citizens of Philadelphia from Comcast Corporation and Liberty Property Trust; one that combines sculpture, architecture and...Read More...

Retail Case Study: Natural Habitat

Retail Case Study: Natural Habitat

An outdoor retailer builds on its experience to move its stores to the next...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Nature’s Best Ideas For Buildings

Sustainable By Design: Nature’s Best Ideas For Buildings

Biomimicry proves that imitation is the highest form of flattery. After all, millions of species can't be...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: On The Continuum: Life After LEED-NC

Sustainable By Design: On The Continuum: Life After LEED-NC

Two years after achieving LEED certification for its original construction, the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, AR pursues LEED for Existing...Read More...

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Sustainable By Design: Outdoor Lighting – Brighter Not Always Better

Regulations on the amount, quality, and type of exterior illumination for buildings are increasingly relevant for facility managers....Read More...

New Software Available For Compliance With The FDA’s 21 CFR Part 11 Rule

New Software Available For Compliance With The FDA’s 21 CFR Part 11 Rule

Onset Computer Corporation, a supplier of battery-powered data loggers, recently announced the release of its HOBOware® Pro data logger software, version 2.3, which helps pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies comply with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s 21 CFR Part 11 regulations. These regulations relate to technical and procedural compliance for maintaining electronic records in the...Read More...

Webcast On February 20 To Address Buildings’ Role In Climate Change

Webcast On February 20 To Address Buildings’ Role In Climate Change

Numerous organizations involved in the building sector and/or climate change issues are sponsoring a free webcast next month that will discuss what participants can do now to address the issue. The “2010 Imperative: Global Emergency Teach-In” is being hosted by Architecture 2030 (an organization focused on the elimination of greenhouse gas emissions from buildings by 2030), in partnership with...Read More...

“Maintenance Performance Measures” Webinar To Be Held December 12

“Maintenance Performance Measures” Webinar To Be Held December 12

The educational seminar, sponsored by Eagle Technology, is geared for those with maintenance management, plant operations, or facilities management responsibilities. Presented by Dr. Joe Jacobsen, operations manager/Buildings & Fleet for the City of Milwaukee, the webinar will address: * How to keep your budget intact* Coping with budget cuts* Defining your region of optimal performance* Using data to support...Read More...