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FRIDAY FUNNY: Pearls of Wisdom

FRIDAY FUNNY: Pearls of Wisdom

This offering comes from Peter SJF Bance, author of the Friday Funny mailing list. And while this list isn't specifically facility management oriented, it crosses all boundaries and may provide a few chuckles to those who haven't already seen...Read More...

New Commercial Property Index Reveals Negative Capital Growth

New Commercial Property Index Reveals Negative Capital Growth

According to the IPD U.S. Annual Property Index, capital growth was -12.2% in 2008. For the 12 months to the end of December 2008, all property income return in the U.S. was 5.4%, contributing to an overall total return of...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: JACE-202-XPR-24 Controller

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: JACE-202-XPR-24 Controller

Tridium's new embedded controller/server platformis designed for remote monitoring and control applications in...Read More...

MSNBC Story Features IFMA Research and the Economy

MSNBC Story Features IFMA Research and the Economy

When MSNBC workplace and career columnist Eve Tahmincioglu began her recent story on corporate layoffs resulting in “cubicle graveyards” full of unused office space, she looked to the International Facility Management Association for research to back up her...Read More...

Weird Wednesday: An Unofficial NeoCon Preview from La-Z-Boy

Weird Wednesday: An Unofficial NeoCon Preview from La-Z-Boy

Move over, Segway. Here’s the latest in furniture/transportation innovation. How much would your facilities staff love one of these to get around...Read More...

On-Site Energy At Higher Ed Campus

On-Site Energy At Higher Ed Campus

Working with American DG Energy Inc., the Stevens Institute of Technology has installed a 75 kW combined heat and power system and a 200 ton natural gas engine driven...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Lightline Canopies

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Lightline Canopies

These exterior structures shield people from the elements when entering and leaving a...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Work Is Fun!

FRIDAY FUNNY: Work Is Fun!

These three offerings illustrate just how much fun can be had at work. Happy Memorial Day weekend to...Read More...

FacilityBlog Exclusive: Deterring Birds from Hangars

FacilityBlog Exclusive: Deterring Birds from Hangars

This Web Exclusive is written by Jordan Fox on behalf of...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Quiet Dose From Howard Leight

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Quiet Dose From Howard Leight

This personal dosimeter measures and records a worker’s actual in-ear exposure to...Read More...