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IFMA's 2009 Fall Symposium

IFMA's 2009 Fall Symposium

Facility management (FM) professionals pursuing IFMA credentials may wish to attend IFMA's 2009 Fall Symposium in Orlando,...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: The Roller Coaster 2000-XT

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: The Roller Coaster 2000-XT

The Roller Coaster™ 2000-XT from Highway Products aids workers in sliding cargo out of truck...Read More...

Frank Booty's Facilities Management Handbook Now Available

Frank Booty's Facilities Management Handbook Now Available

The newly updated Facilities Management Handbook will be essential reading for professionals responsible for facilities, services provision, and health and safety in the...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Turf-Blend 6-0-0

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Turf-Blend 6-0-0

Converted Organics Inc. uses food waste to produce fertilizers for lawns, golf courses, sports turf, and other landscape...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Don't Skimp on Air Filtration Even When Budgets are Tight

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Don't Skimp on Air Filtration Even When Budgets are Tight

This Web Exclusive explains how the small amount of money saved by reducing or eliminating air filter purchases or by purchasing lower priced (and lower efficiency) filters pales in comparison to the energy and operating costs that can be saved by maintaining a robust air filtration maintenance and upgrade...Read More...

Sixth Annual European Facility Management Conference Heads to Amsterdam

Sixth Annual European Facility Management Conference Heads to Amsterdam

International perspectives will take center stage as facility and private-sector experts from around the world convene at the Hotel Okura in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 16-17 for the sixth annual European Facility Management...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Flooded Hospital Shortens A Long Road Back

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Flooded Hospital Shortens A Long Road Back

On June 7, 2008, record flooding from nearby Haw Creek filled the basement and up to six inches on the first floor of Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus,...Read More...

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...