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Jim Kohl

Technology And FM: Wireless Control For Older Facilities

A lighter footprint makes this approach an attractive one for controlling building systems in existing...Read More...

Grand Valley Exterior

Higher Education Case Study: All About Business

In pursuing LEED certification, Grand Valley State University keeps operational goals at the...Read More...

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Channel Spotlight: Cooling By MovinCool

Visit TFM's Portable Cooling Channel to find out more about MovinCool and its range of spot air...Read More...

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Managing Multi-Site Retail Bank Facilities

This article by experts at DTZ recognizes that no matter the industry, facility managers are faced with diverse issues, particularly as the number of locations they’re responsible for increases....Read More...

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Transformation Management

This strategic planning term may not be as familiar to facility managers as its more commonly used cousin: Change...Read More...

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Cloud-Ready Office Space A Key Criterion?

Global IT traffic has increased more than fourfold in the past five years and will increase threefold over the next five years, according to a 2013 report from...Read More...

David J. Lenart, P.E.

FM Alert: Planning To Fail

The value of good as-builts for daily operations is widely recognized. After a flood at Columbus Regional Hospital, these plans were crucial to disaster...Read More...

Bradley Video

Featured Video: Legrand Reenergize

Find out how to breathe new life into your building with Legrand, a global specialist in electrical and digital building...Read More...

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Channel Spotlight: Site Furnishings By Arthur Lauer

Visit TFM's Site Furnishings Channel to find out more about Arthur Lauer products crafted with pride in the USA of the finest sustainably harvested...Read More...

Bob Wengel

FM Alert: Making Waves At Shedd Aquarium

Bob Wengel, vice president of facilities at the John G. Shedd Aquarium and 2012 TFM Facility Executive of the Year, writes on the strides the facility is making in sustainability....Read More...