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New Embassies in Panama and Bulgaria Practice “Green Diplomacy”

New Embassies in Panama and Bulgaria Practice “Green Diplomacy”

In what amounts to a “green” diplomatic effort, the U.S. Embassy in Panama is the second American Embassy built to meet the energy and environmental standards established by the...Read More...

Survey: Help Shape the Future of Building and Facility Operations

Survey: Help Shape the Future of Building and Facility Operations

The Building Intelligence Group has been retained to conduct a research project on the issues and needs for operators and technicians involved with High Performance...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Risky Business

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Risky Business

The backlash proved too much to go ahead with opening this...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Easy Dim Ballast From Robertson Worldwide

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Easy Dim Ballast From Robertson Worldwide

This three-step dimming ballast operates using existing wiring and standard wall...Read More...

U.S. Department of Energy Hosts Webcast on LED Replacement Lamps

U.S. Department of Energy Hosts Webcast on LED Replacement Lamps

On May 19, 2009, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will host a 90-minute live webcast to summarize the CALiPER Program's benchmark testing of common omnidirectional incandescent lamps and provide an update on ENERGY STAR® criteria for LED integral replacement...Read More...

City of Houston Deploys New Brownfield Inventory System

City of Houston Deploys New Brownfield Inventory System

The City of Houston has deployed a customized brownfield inventory system to make its efforts to remediate and redevelop environmentally contaminated properties more...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Cats At Work

FRIDAY FUNNY: Cats At Work

Perhaps these cats demonstrating the six phases of work can actually be found at a call center in some far off...Read More...

$10,000 Gift Available For One Lucky School

$10,000 Gift Available For One Lucky School

National Office Furniture will choose a school to receive its $10,000 Gift of Inspiration for Education...Read More...

IFMA Board Member to Serve on U.S. State Department Advisory Panel

IFMA Board Member to Serve on U.S. State Department Advisory Panel

William A. Rodgers, Jr. has been selected to advise the State Department’s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations with information on the latest concepts, methods, best practices, and ideas affecting facility and property...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dreamwalls Color Glass

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dreamwalls Color Glass

This back painted glass from Gardner Glass Products adds color to any...Read More...